SE16 5AB maps, stats, and open data

Last Update May 20th, 2022 - SE16 5AB lies on Rotherhithe Street in London. SE16 5AB is located in the Surrey Docks electoral ward, within the London borough of Southwark and the English Parliamentary constituency of Bermondsey and Old Southwark. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS South East London CCG and the police force is Metropolitan Police. This postcode has been in use since January 2015.

SE16 5AB coronavirus (COVID-19)

The SE16 5AB postcode is within the Southwark Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Friday 20th May there were 102,705 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Southwark.

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SE16 5AB maps

SE16 5AB map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
SE16 5AB map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

SE16 5AB geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is SE16 5AB?

StreetRotherhithe Street
Postcode DistrictSE16
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SE16 5AB Elevation

Elevation or altitude of SE16 5AB 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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WardSurrey Docks
ConstituencyBermondsey And Old Southwark


Reported crime within 500m of SE16 5AB

April 2019Vehicle crimeOn or near Spence Close74m
April 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Elgar Street108m
April 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Elgar Street108m
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Licence: Open Government Licence


Nearest bus stops to SE16 5AB

Lady Dock Path The Ship York (Salter Road)Rotherhithe69m
Lady Dock Path The Ship York (Redriff Road)Rotherhithe127m
Downtown Road (Salter Road)Rotherhithe177m
Downtown Road (Salter Road)Rotherhithe185m
Bryan Road Surrey Docks Farm (Rotherhithe Street)Rotherhithe190m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to SE16 5AB

Canada Water Underground StationCanada Water1,010m
Heron Quays Dlr Station (Heron Quay)Heron Quays1,101m
Canary Wharf Dlr Station (South Colonnade)Canary Wharf1,213m
Canary Wharf Underground StationCanary Wharf1,302m
South Quay Dlr Station (Marsh Wall)South Quay1,335m

Nearest railway stations to SE16 5AB

Canada Water Station1km
Surrey Quays Station1km
Rotherhithe Station1.2km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for SE16 5AB

Broadband access in SE16 5AB (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 SE16 5AB (2019 data)


Median download speed6.1Mbps
Average download speed7.9Mbps
Maximum download speed18.60Mbps


Median upload speed0.8Mbps
Average upload speed0.8Mbps
Maximum upload speed1.18Mbps

Broadband limitations in SE16 5AB (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 SE16 5AB

Source: Ofcom
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SE16 5AB gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in SE16 5AB by fuel type, 2015.


Consumption (kWh)154,376
Meter count28
Mean (kWh/meter)5,513
Median (kWh/meter)5,505


Consumption (kWh)46,860
Meter count17
Mean (kWh/meter)2,756
Median (kWh/meter)2,072


55.3% of English postcodes are less deprived than SE16 5AB:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to SE16 5AB (meters)

Brewed awakening
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Docklands Settlements Communit
Stacked burgers ltd
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
23 Custom House Reach

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Companies registered in or near SE16 5AB

ANJU U.K. LTD14 Oscar Court, 700 Rotherhithe StreetSE16 5AB
BAND BAAJA BRITAIN LTD5 Oscar Court, 700 Rotherhithe StreetSE16 5AB
CINMOSE NATURAL LTD22 Oscar Court, 700 Rotherhithe StreetSE16 5AB
GE PENSION CAPITAL LTD4 Oscar Court, 700 Rotherhithe StreetSE16 5AB
HUDDLE CONSULTING LIMITED12, Oscar Court, 700, Rotherhithe StreetSE16 5AB

Source: Companies House
Licence: Supplied under section 47 and 50 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and Schedule 1 of the Database Regulations (SI 1997/3032)

Nearest post box to SE16 5AB

 Last Collection 
442 Rotherhithe Street17:3012:00113m
Rotherhithe New Road17:3012:00113m
Finland Street17:3012:00225m

Nearest sports facilities to SE16 5AB

The Dockland Settlements Community Centre
Salter Road, London
Studio, Sports Hall, Artificial Grass Pitch
Redriff Primary Academy
Salter Road, London
Artificial Grass Pitch
Bacons College Sports Centre
Timber Pond Road, London
Sports Hall, Health and Fitness Gym, Artificial Grass Pitch, Grass Pitches, Studio, Outdoor Tennis Courts

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to SE16 5AB

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Redriff Primary School
Salter Road, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 5LQ
St John's Roman Catholic Primary School
St Elmo's Road, London, SE16 6SD
Alfred Salter Primary School
Quebec Way, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 7LP

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence


Risk of SE16 5AB flooding from rivers and sea
Very Low
➜ SE16 5AB flood map

SE16 5AB ITL and SE16 5AB 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 SE16 5AB:

ITL 1 CodeName
ITL 2 CodeName
TLI4Inner London - East
ITL 3 CodeName
TLI44Lewisham and Southwark
LAU 1 CodeName

SE16 5AB 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 SE16 5AB:

LSOAE01004056Southwark 008A
MSOAE02000814Southwark 008

Nearest postcodes to SE16 5AB

SE16 7QAElgar Street42m
SE16 5LJRotherhithe Street56m
SE16 7QGElgar Street58m
SE16 7QFElgar Street82m
SE16 6HRTillett Square92m
SE16 6HNHowland Way106m
SE16 7HDOdessa Street126m
SE16 7HQOdessa Street130m
SE16 7LXCustom House Reach147m
SE16 6QDRedriff Road152m