E1 8HY maps, stats, and open data

E1 8HY is located in the Whitechapel electoral ward, within the London borough of Tower Hamlets and the English Parliamentary constituency of Poplar and Limehouse. 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 January 1980.

E1 8HY maps

E1 8HY map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
E1 8HY map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
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E1 8HY geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is E1 8HY?

Postcode DistrictE1
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E1 8HY Elevation

Elevation or altitude of E1 8HY 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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ConstituencyPoplar And Limehouse


Reported crime within 500m of E1 8HY

December 2023Other theftOn or near Blue Anchor Yard275m
December 2023Public orderOn or near Blue Anchor Yard275m
December 2023BurglaryOn or near Hessel Street490m
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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence


Nearest bus stops to E1 8HY

Wellclose StreetWapping121m
Wellclose StreetWapping129m
The Highway (E1) (Vaughan Way)Wapping195m
The Highway (E1) (Vaughan Way)Wapping283m
Chapman Street (Cannon Street Road)Shadwell361m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to E1 8HY

Tower Gateway Dlr Station (Minories)Tower Gateway617m
Shadwell Dlr Station (Martha Street)Shadwell669m
Aldgate East Underground StationAldgate East703m
Tower Hill Underground StationTower Hill735m
Aldgate Underground StationAldgate814m

Nearest railway stations to E1 8HY

Shadwell Station0.6km
London Fenchurch Street Station0.9km
Wapping Station0.9km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


Broadband access in E1 8HY (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 limitations in E1 8HY (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
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52.6% of English postcodes are less deprived than E1 8HY:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to E1 8HY (meters)

Shapla Primary School Kitchen
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Wellclose Square
St Pauls Primary School Kitchen
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
St Pauls Primary School
Ensign Youth Club
Food Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
Ensign Youth Centre

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Nearest post box to E1 8HY

 Last Collection 
The Highway18:3011:30206m
O/S 141 Leman Street18:3011:30219m
141 Leman Street18:3011:30219m

Nearest sports facilities to E1 8HY

Wellclose Square, London
Sports Hall
Urbanfitness London (Aldgate)
Hooper Street, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
Fitness First (Thomas More Square - Wapping)
Thomas More Square, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to E1 8HY

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Paul's Whitechapel Church of England Primary School
Wellclose Square, Stepney, London, E1 8HY
Harry Gosling Primary School
Fairclough Street, London, E1 1NT
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School
St Mark Street, Wapping, London, E1 8DJ

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

E1 8HY ITL and E1 8HY 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 8HY:

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

E1 8HY 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 8HY:

LSOAE01004294Tower Hamlets 026B
MSOAE02000889Tower Hamlets 026

Nearest postcodes to E1 8HY

E1 8HWFletcher Street62m
E1 8GNFletcher Street72m
E1 8GQCable Street79m
E1 8JHHindmarsh Close81m
E1 8JJHindmarsh Close81m
E1 8GRCable Street93m
E1 8GTCable Street105m
E1 8JTEnsign Street117m
E1 8JAEnsign Street118m
E1 8HTHindmarsh Close130m