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SW1E 5BA maps, stats, and open data

Last Update August 4th, 2021 - SW1E 5BA lies on Palace Street in London. SW1E 5BA is located in the St James's electoral ward, within the London borough of Westminster and the English Parliamentary constituency of Cities of London and Westminster. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Central London (Westminster) CCG and the police force is Metropolitan Police. This postcode has been in use since January 1980.


SW1E 5BA coronavirus (COVID-19)

The SW1E 5BA postcode is within the Westminster Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Wednesday 4th August there were 19,417 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Westminster.

➜ Westminster coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
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SW1E 5BA maps

SW1E 5BA map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
SW1E 5BA map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

SW1E 5BA geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is SW1E 5BA?

StreetPalace Street
Postcode DistrictSW1E
➜ SW1E open data dashboard
➜ See where SW1E is on a map
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SW1E 5BA Elevation

Elevation or altitude of SW1E 5BA 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.

➜ How high above sea level am I? Find the elevation of your current position using your device's GPS.


WardSt James's
ConstituencyCities Of London And Westminster


Reported crime within 500m of SW1E 5BA

April 2019Theft from the personOn or near Buckingham Place78m
April 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Wilfred Street105m
April 2019ShopliftingOn or near Wilfred Street105m
➜ Palace Street crime map and outcomes

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


Nearest bus stops to SW1E 5BA

Bressenden Place Victoria Station (Bressenden Place)Victoria133m
Westminster CathedralWestminster145m
Westminster CathedralvictoriaVictoria173m
Buckingham PalaceVictoria205m
Royal MewsVictoria207m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to SW1E 5BA

Victoria Underground StationVictoria263m
St. James's Park Underground StationSt James's Park510m
Hyde Park Corner Underground StationHyde Park Corner987m
Green Park Underground StationGreen Park993m
Pimlico Underground StationPimlico1,111m

Nearest railway stations to SW1E 5BA

London Victoria Station0.4km
London Charing Cross Station1.6km
Vauxhall Station1.8km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for SW1E 5BA

Broadband access in SW1E 5BA (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 SW1E 5BA (2019 data)


Median download speed19.7Mbps
Average download speed19.5Mbps
Maximum download speed22.51Mbps


Median upload speed1.1Mbps
Average upload speed1.1Mbps
Maximum upload speed1.20Mbps

Broadband limitations in SW1E 5BA (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 SW1E 5BA

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

SW1E 5BA gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in SW1E 5BA by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)


24% of English postcodes are less deprived than SW1E 5BA:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to SW1E 5BA (meters)

Cask And Glass Public House39-41 Palace Street54mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Colonies25 Wilfred Street82mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
V Cafe80 Victoria Street102mFood Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near SW1E 5BA

ALFABRIDG LTD703 The View, 20 Palace StreetSW1E 5BA
ATHAIR & SONS LIMITEDFlat 306, 20 Palace StreetSW1E 5BA
GT TRADING (EUROPE) LIMITED504 The View, 20 Palace StreetSW1E 5BA
JDS & EJJ LTDFlat 101, 20 Palace StreetSW1E 5BA
SARAH MAMOU LTDFlat 706, 20 Palace StreetSW1E 5BA

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 SW1E 5BA

 Last Collection 
Palace Street18:3011:3050m
Palace Street18:3011:30130m
3 Buckingham Gate18:4511:30198m

Nearest sports facilities to SW1E 5BA

Fitness First Health Club (London Victoria Cardinal Place) (Closed)
Palace Street, London
Health and Fitness Suite, Studio
Pure Gym (London Victoria)
Bressenden Place, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Suite, Studio
Westminster City School
Palace Street, London
Sports Hall

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to SW1E 5BA

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Westminster City School
55 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5HJ
Westminster Cathedral Choir School
Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QH
Not applicable225m
St Vincent De Paul Catholic Primary School
Morpeth Terrace, LONDON, SW1P 1EP

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence


Risk of SW1E 5BA flooding from rivers and sea
Very Low
➜ SW1E 5BA flood map


The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for SW1E 5BA:

NUTS 1 CodeName
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKI3Inner London - West
NUTS 3 CodeName
LAU 1 CodeName
LAU 2 CodeName
E05000644St James's

SW1E 5BA 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 SW1E 5BA:

LSOAE01004731Westminster 020A
MSOAE02000979Westminster 020

Nearest postcodes to SW1E 5BA

SW1E 5BBPalace Street1m
SW1E 5HWPalace Street70m
SW1E 6HRBuckingham Place70m
SW1E 6PLWilfred Street79m
SW1E 6HXBuckingham Place80m
SW1E 6HFCatherine Place100m
SW1E 6HLCatherine Place102m
SW1E 6DXCatherine Place109m
SW1E 6PRWilfred Street110m
SW1E 6NLStafford Place112m