Information about Lambeth

Avg Annual Income
Full Time Employees
Average Age
Lambeth Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Lambeth is 317,650 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Lambeth is 163,713, and the female population is 153,941. 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 119,395, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 46,872. 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 Christian (138,714), followed by No religion (119,123), 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 (67,366), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (42,725). 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 Lambeth area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (121,480), while 25,995 adults mentioned they are Employee: Part-time.


Regarding education, 151,312 adults have Level 3 education, while 21,025 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Lambeth area are

  • Professional occupations (55140)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (34580), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (25695)


The average age of people living in Lambeth is 36 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (81901), Between 35 to 44 (48876), and Below 14 (45689). 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 Lambeth has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (62,897) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (58,885), and Routine occupations (24,770). 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)

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Postcodes in Lambeth

The postcode district SW, CR, SE are associated with the Lambeth, and there are total 14 postcode areas (listed below). The Lambeth has a total of 8315 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Lambeth

Brixton Acre Lane

Brixton North

Brixton Rush Common

Brixton Windrush

Clapham Common & Abbeville

Clapham East

Clapham Park

Clapham Town

Gipsy Hill

Herne Hill & Loughborough Junction


Knight's Hill

Myatt's Fields


St Martin's

Stockwell East

Stockwell West & Larkhall

Streatham Common & Vale

Streatham Hill East

Streatham Hill West & Thornton

Streatham St Leonard's

Streatham Wells


Waterloo & South Bank

West Dulwich