WC1B 3LB maps, stats, and open data

Last Update August 10th, 2022 - WC1B 3LB is located in the Bloomsbury electoral ward, within the London borough of Camden and the English Parliamentary constituency of Holborn and St Pancras. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS North Central London CCG and the police force is Metropolitan Police. This postcode has been in use since January 1980.

WC1B 3LB coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WC1B 3LB postcode is within the Camden Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Wednesday 10th August there were 77,133 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Camden.

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WC1B 3LB maps

WC1B 3LB map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WC1B 3LB map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

WC1B 3LB geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WC1B 3LB?

Postcode DistrictWC1B
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WC1B 3LB Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WC1B 3LB 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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ConstituencyHolborn And St Pancras


Reported crime within 500m of WC1B 3LB

April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Bloomsbury Street23m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Bloomsbury Street23m
April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Bloomsbury Street23m
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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence


Nearest bus stops to WC1B 3LB

Great Russell Street (Bloomsbury Street)Tottenham Court Road30m
Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street (New Oxford Street)Tottenham Court Road141m
New Oxford StreetTottenham Court Road146m
Tottenham Court Road Stngreat Russell StTottenham Court Road148m
Tottenham Court Road (New Oxford Street)Tottenham Court Road148m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to WC1B 3LB

Tottenham Court Road Underground StationTottenham Court Road239m
Goodge Street Underground StationGoodge Street521m
Holborn Underground StationHolborn531m
Covent Garden Underground StationCovent Garden604m
Russell Square Underground StationRussell Square621m

Nearest railway stations to WC1B 3LB

London Charing Cross Station1.1km
London Euston Station1.2km
London Kings Cross Station1.5km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


40.4% of English postcodes are less deprived than WC1B 3LB:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WC1B 3LB (meters)

Scoff & Banter Bloomsbury
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Kenilworth Hotel
Morgan Hotel
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
Morgan Hotel
Tas Restaurant
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
22 Bloomsbury Street

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Companies registered in or near WC1B 3LB

ABOMINATION LIMITED26 Bloomsbury Street, 2nd FloorWC1B 3QJ
ABRYN GROUP LPUnit 111317 Ground Floor, 30 Bloomsbury StreetWC1B 3QJ
ACORDDRY MANAGEMENT LPUnit 41033 Ground Floor 30 Bloomsbury Street, FitzroviaWC1B 3QJ
ADEO TELECOM LPUnit 2096 Ground Floor, 30 Bloomsbury StreetWC1B 3QJ
AI PSYCHOLOGY LTDAi Psychology, 2 Floor, 22 Bloomsbury StreetWC1B 3QJ

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 WC1B 3LB

 Last Collection 
Gt Russell Street (Adeline Pl)18:3012:00135m
Bloomsbury St (New Oxford St)18:3012:00139m
Bedford Street (Gower Street)18:3012:00202m

Nearest sports facilities to WC1B 3LB

Central Ymca Club
Great Russell Street, London
Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts
Oasis Sports Centre
Endell Street, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts
Pure Gym (London Covent Garden) (Closed)
Macklin Street, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WC1B 3LB

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Ecole Jeannine Manuel
43-45 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 3DN
Not applicable127m
University of London
Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU
Not applicable332m
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT
Not applicable370m

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 WC1B 3LB:

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

WC1B 3LB 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 WC1B 3LB:

LSOAE01000855Camden 028A
MSOAE02000193Camden 028

Nearest postcodes to WC1B 3LB

WC1B 3ADBedford Avenue58m
WC1B 3AABedford Avenue62m
WC1B 3LAGreat Russell Street76m
WC1B 3QABloomsbury Street79m
WC1B 3NZGreat Russell Street81m
WC1B 3AEBedford Avenue85m
WC1B 3PHGreat Russell Street85m
WC1A 1JDWilloughby Street90m
WC1B 3AXBedford Avenue91m
WC1A 1JBStreatham Street92m