E1 6LW maps, stats, and open data


E1 6LW lies on Commercial Street in London. E1 6LW is located in the Spitalfields & Banglatown electoral ward, within the London borough of Tower Hamlets and the English Parliamentary constituency of Bethnal Green and Bow. The Sub Integrated Care Board (ICB) Location is NHS North East London ICB - A3A8R and the police force is Metropolitan Police. This postcode has been in use since March 2015.

E1 6LW maps

E1 6LW map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
E1 6LW map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)

E1 6LW geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is E1 6LW?

StreetCommercial Street
Postcode DistrictE1
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E1 6LW Elevation

Elevation or altitude of E1 6LW as distance above sea level:


Elevation is measured from the approximate centre of the postcode, to the nearest point on an OS contour line from OS Terrain 50, which has contour spacing of ten vertical metres.

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WardSpitalfields & Banglatown
ConstituencyBethnal Green And Bow


Reported crime within 500m of E1 6LW

January 2024Bicycle theftOn or near Parking Area157m
January 2024Bicycle theftOn or near Parking Area157m
January 2024RobberyOn or near Parking Area157m
➜ Commercial Street crime map and outcomes

Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence


Nearest bus stops to E1 6LW

Aldgate EastAldgate East41m
Aldgate EastAldgate East50m
Aldgate East (Whitechapel High Street)Aldgate East109m
Aldgate EastAldgate East147m
Aldgate EastAldgate East148m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to E1 6LW

Aldgate East Underground StationAldgate East109m
Aldgate Underground StationAldgate279m
Tower Gateway Dlr Station (Minories)Tower Gateway614m
Tower Hill Underground StationTower Hill718m
Liverpool Street Underground StationLiverpool Street737m

Nearest railway stations to E1 6LW

London Liverpool Street Station0.6km
London Fenchurch Street Station0.6km
Shoreditch High Street Station0.8km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


Broadband access in E1 6LW (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access0.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband0.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband0.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

Superfast Broadband is between 30Mbps and 300Mbps
Ultrafast Broadband is > 300Mbps

Broadband speed in E1 6LW (2019 data)


Median download speed19.3Mbps
Average download speed18.5Mbps
Maximum download speed22.63Mbps


Median upload speed1.2Mbps
Average upload speed1.1Mbps
Maximum upload speed1.26Mbps

Broadband limitations in E1 6LW (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps100.0%

Source: Ofcom
Licence: Ofcom Terms of Use (requires attribution)

E1 6LW gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in E1 6LW by fuel type, 2015.


Consumption (kWh)104,813
Meter count60
Mean (kWh/meter)1,747
Median (kWh/meter)1,572


84.7% of English postcodes are less deprived than E1 6LW:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to E1 6LW (meters)

Ibis London City Hotel Restaurant/Bar
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Ibis London City Hotel
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
3 Commercial Street
Pret A Manger
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
1 Commercial Street

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Nearest post box to E1 6LW

 Last Collection 
Commercial Street18:3011:3097m
Wentworth Street18:3011:30103m
O/S 86 Whitechapel18:3012:00153m

Nearest sports facilities to E1 6LW

London Metropolitan University (London City Campus) (Closed)
Whitechapel High Street, London
Sports Hall, Health and Fitness Gym
Attlee Youth And Community Centre
Thrawl Street, London
Sports Hall, Artificial Grass Pitch
Anytime Fitness (Aldgate)
Alie Street, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to E1 6LW

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Royal Mencap Society
20-22 Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London, E1 6LP
Not applicable51m
Mulberry Canon Barnett Primary Academy
Gunthorpe Street, Aldgate, London, E1 7RQ
The Complete Works
3rd Floor, Universal House, 88-94 Wentworth St, London, E1 7SA
Not applicable175m

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

E1 6LW ITL and E1 6LW LAU

The below table lists the International Territorial Level (ITL) codes (formerly Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes) and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for E1 6LW:

ITL 1 CodeName
ITL 2 CodeName
TLI4Inner London - East
ITL 3 CodeName
TLI42Tower Hamlets
LAU 1 CodeName
E09000030Tower Hamlets

E1 6LW census areas

The below table lists the Census Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), and Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA) for E1 6LW:

LSOAE01004310Tower Hamlets 015E
MSOAE02000878Tower Hamlets 015

Nearest postcodes to E1 6LW

E1 6NECommercial Street8m
E1 6LPCommercial Street52m
E1 6DHCommercial Street62m
E1 6DJCommercial Street62m
E1 7APWhitechapel High Street69m
E1 7AQWhitechapel High Street69m
E1 7NTOld Castle Street91m
E1 7TWOld Castle Street95m
E1 7QAWhitechapel High Street95m
E1 7RAWhitechapel High Street111m