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Lydden Road, London, SW18 4LT | Demographic profile

Lydden Road is in a fairly typical neighbourhood popular with families

Demographic data is collected by the Office for National Statistics in the census, the most recent of which took place in 2015. This information is grouped into small geographic areas a few streets in size.

National politics

    Tooting Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

National (General) Election 2017

59.64%
Labour
33.07%
Conservative
5.26%
Lib Dem
1.45%
Green
0.58%
UKIP
Voting margin 26.57%
Voting turnout 74.0%

9 Lydden Road falls within the parliamentary constituency of Tooting Borough, represented by the Labour MP, Rosena Allin-Khan. At the last general election the Labour Party won control with a majority of 15,458 votes over the Conservative Party. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1798 people living in the immediate local area as of the 2011 census
super high density

The most recent data we have available indicates that the area around Lydden Road is very densely populated, with 1798 people living in the neighbourhood.

While population density on its own doesn’t mean a huge deal, a very densely populated area might mean that you’re more likely to experience issues like noise or congestion caused by local traffic. However, it also might mean that key services and facilities are more accessible, located where the largest number of people can reach them.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the National average of 39
34 years old
6%
8%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
6%
3%
10-15
4%
2%
16-19
6%
3%
20-24
6%
12%
25-29
19%
39%
30-44
25%
18%
45-64
17%
6%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families
Family

The area around 9 Lydden Road is popular with young families. The majority of people living here are single.

Ethnic Group

  • White British, with a mix of White (other) and Black Caribbean
Ethnicity

The most recent census data on ethnicity indicates that most people living within the area are White British, with a mix of White (other) and Black Caribbean around this.

Income

  • Average household income is much higher than the National average
59k
Average annual income

It is generally a fairly average area, with those living here having a household income much higher than the National average.

Deprivation

  • Wandsworth is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Wandsworth is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.

Industry of employment

  • Most popular sectors: Property, Retail, and Health
Office
Property

Typical industries in which local people are employed include Property, Retail, and Health

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (45%) and Walking (12%)

Local politics

    Tooting Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

33
Labour
26
Conservative
1
Independents
Voting margin 7

Locally, 9 Lydden Road is located within the Earlsfield ward, falling under the responsibility of Wandsworth, which is controlled by the Labour party. At a county level, Greater London Authority provide some services.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the Merton Locality average of 37
34 years old
8%
8%
0-4
7%
5%
5-9
6%
3%
10-15
3%
2%
16-19
4%
3%
20-24
8%
12%
25-29
25%
39%
30-44
22%
18%
45-64
12%
6%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • Merton Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is slightly lower than the Merton Locality average
59k
Average annual income

It is generally a fairly average area, with those living here having a household income slightly lower than the Merton Locality average.

Deprivation

  • Wandsworth area scores worse than Merton in official government statistics reflecting household income, employment, health and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Wandsworth is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.