EC1A 9BW maps, stats, and open data

EC1A 9BW lies on Cock Lane in London. EC1A 9BW is located in the Farringdon Without electoral ward, within the London borough of City of London and the English Parliamentary constituency of Cities of London and Westminster. The Sub Integrated Care Board (ICB) Location is NHS North East London ICB - A3A8R and the police force is City of London. This postcode has been in use since December 1998.

EC1A 9BW maps

EC1A 9BW map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
EC1A 9BW map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

EC1A 9BW geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is EC1A 9BW?

StreetCock Lane
Postcode DistrictEC1A
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EC1A 9BW Elevation

Elevation or altitude of EC1A 9BW 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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WardFarringdon Without
ConstituencyCities Of London And Westminster


Reported crime within 500m of EC1A 9BW

January 2024Other theftOn or near Little Britain312m
January 2024Other theftOn or near Little Britain312m
January 2024RobberyOn or near Little Britain312m
➜ Cock Lane crime map and outcomes

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Nearest bus stops to EC1A 9BW

City Thameslink (Holborn Viaduct)City Of London75m
City Thameslink (Holborn Viaduct)City Of London101m
City ThameslinkCity Of London118m
St. Bartholomews Hospital (West Smithfield)City Of London125m
Snow Hill (Farringdon Street)City Of London166m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to EC1A 9BW

Farringdon Underground StationFarringdon345m
St. Paul's Underground StationSt Pauls466m
Barbican Underground StationBarbican474m
Chancery Lane Underground StationChancery Lane602m
Blackfriars Underground StationBlackfriars648m

Nearest railway stations to EC1A 9BW

Farringdon (London) Station0.3km
City Thameslink Station0.4km
London Blackfriars Station0.6km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for EC1A 9BW

Broadband access in EC1A 9BW (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband100.0%

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

Broadband speed in EC1A 9BW (2019 data)


Median download speed30.2Mbps
Average download speed35.5Mbps
Maximum download speed78.12Mbps


Median upload speed9.6Mbps
Average upload speed8.1Mbps
Maximum upload speed19.53Mbps

Broadband limitations in EC1A 9BW (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 30Mbps0.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for EC1A 9BW

Source: Ofcom
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EC1A 9BW gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in EC1A 9BW by fuel type, 2015.


Consumption (kWh)161,551
Meter count27
Mean (kWh/meter)5,983
Median (kWh/meter)5,455
  • Consumption: The estimated total energy consumption, in kWh, across all meters in EC1A 9BW, for 2015.
  • Meter count: The total number of meters in EC1A 9BW.
  • Mean: The mean average consumption per meter, in kWh.
  • Median: The median average consumption per meter, in kWh.


44.3% of English postcodes are less deprived than EC1A 9BW:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to EC1A 9BW (meters)

BaxterStorey, Travers Smith
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
10 Snow Hill
Travers Smith, Staff Canteen
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
10 Snow Hill
Beboz Italian Street Food
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
60C Holborn Viaduct

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Nearest post box to EC1A 9BW

 Last Collection 
Holborn Viaduct (Old Bailey) (R)18:3012:00100m
Holborn Viaduct (Old Bailey)18:3012:00100m
Farringdon St / Charterh'se St18:3012:00185m

Nearest sports facilities to EC1A 9BW

Puregym (London St Pauls)
Little Britain, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
Dw Fitness First (London St Paul's) (Closed)
White Hart Street, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
The Gym Group (London Holborn Circus)
New Fetter Lane, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to EC1A 9BW

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Charterhouse Square School
40 Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6EA
Not applicable439m
St Paul's Cathedral School
2 New Change, London, EC4M 9AD
Not applicable584m
City of London School for Girls
St Giles' Terrace, Barbican, London, EC2Y 8BB
Not applicable618m

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence


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 EC1A 9BW:

ITL 1 CodeName
ITL 2 CodeName
TLI3Inner London - West
ITL 3 CodeName
TLI31Camden and City of London
LAU 1 CodeName
E09000001City of London

EC1A 9BW 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 EC1A 9BW:

LSOAE01032740City of London 001G
MSOAE02000001City of London 001

Nearest postcodes to EC1A 9BW

EC1A 9LJHosier Lane34m
EC1A 9LSHosier Lane34m
EC1A 9LASmithfield Street73m
EC1A 9DEGiltspur Street101m
EC1A 9JXWest Smithfield133m
EC1A 9JRWest Smithfield143m
EC4A 4ABFarringdon Street222m
EC1A 9DYWest Smithfield237m
EC1M 6HJCharterhouse Street240m
EC1N 8RASaffron Hill253m