Information about City of London

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Overview of City of London

The City of London is located in the City of London postcode town, in the London, England region.

Demographics of City of London
(from Census 2021)

The population of City of London is 8,584 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in City of London is 4,722, and the female population is 3,861. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the immediate area is White: English, with a total of 3,649, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,062. As compared to the population in England, the main ethnicities were White: English(41,540,791) followed by Asian: Indian(1,843,248) and Asian: Pakistani(1,570,285). In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (3,763), followed by Christian (2,976), whereas, in England, the main religion was Christian(26,167,899), Muslim(3,801,186), and Hindu(1,020,533). While 20,715,664 mentioned 'No Religion' and 3,400,548 did not answer


As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (2,937), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,547). While in England, 11,349,743 households are not deprived in any dimension, and 7,842,690 households are deprived in one dimension.

Economic Status

Most people in the City of London area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (3,765), while 993 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 5,939 adults have Level 3 education, while 392 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the City of London area are

  • Professional occupations (2349)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1104), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1027)


The average age of people living in City of London is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (2213), Between 35 to 44 (1271), and Between 45 to 54 (1184). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.


The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in City of London has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,176) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,914), and Full-time students (798). In England, Most of the population(9,172,372) have Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations, followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations(6,092,791)

Electoral Wards

The City of London has Aldersgate, Cripplegate, Farringdon Without, Portsoken, Walbrook electoral wards.

Map of City of London

Interactive Map of City of London, get insights about the Demographics of the area on the Map.

This Interactive Map can help you visualize the layout of the City of London postcode area, including the location of streets, schools, sold houses, crimes, and amenities. You can zoom in and out of the Map to see different parts of the area. This can be helpful if you are deciding which area is best for your needs.

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Postcodes in City of London

The postcode district E, WCA, ECM, ECV, ECR, ECN, ECA, ECY are associated with the City of London, and there are total 13 postcode areas (listed below). The City of London has a total of 6793 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of City of London
Name Type
Area City of London

1: City of London 001

2: City of London 001

3: City of London 001

4: City of London 001

5: City of London 001

6: City of London 001

7: City of London 001

8: City of London 001

9: City of London 001

10: City of London 001

11: City of London 001

12: City of London 001

13: City of London 001

14: City of London 001

15: City of London 001

16: City of London 001

17: City of London 001

18: City of London 001

19: City of London 001

20: City of London 001

21: City of London 001

22: City of London 001

23: City of London 001

24: City of London 001

25: City of London 001

26: City of London 001

27: City of London 001

28: City of London 001

29: City of London 001

30: City of London 001

31: City of London 001




Farringdon Without



UTLA22 City of London
Region London
Country England
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