WC1B 4BS maps, stats, and open data

Last Update August 17th, 2022 - WC1B 4BS lies on Southampton Row in London. WC1B 4BS is located in the Holborn and Covent Garden 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 4BS coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WC1B 4BS postcode is within the Camden Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Wednesday 17th August there were 77,260 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Camden.

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WC1B 4BS maps

WC1B 4BS map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WC1B 4BS map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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WC1B 4BS geodata

Easting530355
Northing181845
Latitude51.520489
Longitude-0.122560

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WC1B 4BS?

StreetSouthampton Row
Town/CityLondon
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWC1B
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WC1B 4BS Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WC1B 4BS as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation20m66ft

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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Politics

WardHolborn And Covent Garden
ConstituencyHolborn And St Pancras

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WC1B 4BS

April 2019Other theftOn or near Parking Area27m
April 2019Other theftOn or near Parking Area27m
April 2019Other theftOn or near Parking Area27m
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Source: data.police.uk
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Transport

Nearest bus stops to WC1B 4BS

Southampton RowBloomsbury90m
Theobalds Rd Southampton RowHolborn118m
Theobalds Rd Southampton Row (Southampton Row)Holborn124m
Bedford PlaceBloomsbury165m
British Museum (Great Russell Street)Holborn201m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to WC1B 4BS

Russell Square Underground StationRussell Square311m
Holborn Underground StationHolborn355m
Tottenham Court Road Underground StationTottenham Court Road708m
Chancery Lane Underground StationChancery Lane802m
Goodge Street Underground StationGoodge Street819m

Nearest railway stations to WC1B 4BS

London Kings Cross Station1.2km
London Euston Station1.2km
Farringdon (London) Station1.2km

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Source: NaPTAN
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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WC1B 4BS

Broadband access in WC1B 4BS (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 Broadband0.0%

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

Broadband speed in WC1B 4BS (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed70.0Mbps
Average download speed90.2Mbps
Maximum download speed200.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.2Mbps
Average upload speed1.2Mbps
Maximum upload speed1.21Mbps

Broadband limitations in WC1B 4BS (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 WC1B 4BS

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WC1B 4BS gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WC1B 4BS by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)90,432
Meter count8
Mean (kWh/meter)11,304
Median (kWh/meter)11,377

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)33,043
Meter count8
Mean (kWh/meter)4,130
Median (kWh/meter)2,708

Deprivation

35% of English postcodes are less deprived than WC1B 4BS:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WC1B 4BS (meters)

Trattoria Verdi
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
110 Southampton Row
2m
Eatoo
Food Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
107 Southampton Row
12m
Zamaz plc
Food Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
27 Old Gloucester Street
28m

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Companies registered in or near WC1B 4BS

GALLERY SIX LIMITED62 - 64 Southampton RowWC1B 4BP
BICYCLES+DEVELOPMENT LTDFlat 7 Ormonde Mansions, 100a Southampton RowWC1B 4BJ
CITY LANGOUSTE LIMITED110 Southampton Row, LondonWC1B 4BL
HOLBORN HARDWARE LIMITED104 Southampton RowWC1B 4BN
UP TOWN HAIRCUTS LIMITED102 Southampton RowWC1B 4BL

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Source: Companies House
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Nearest post box to WC1B 4BS

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Southampton Row (O/S 75)18:3012:0032m
Queen Square18:3012:00109m
Bloomsbury Square (Bedford Pl)18:3012:00142m

Nearest sports facilities to WC1B 4BS

FacilityDistance
Rena Health & Leisure
Southampton Row, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Swimming Pool
168m
Pure Gym (London Holborn)
Theobalds Road, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
311m
Gymbox (Holborn)
High Holborn, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
387m

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Source: Active Places
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Nearest schools to WC1B 4BS

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
The Mary Ward Centre (AE Centre)
42 - 43 Queen Square, Camden, London, WC1N 3AQ
16 plus67m
CATS College London
43-45 Bloomsbury Square & 2 Southampton Place, London, WC1A 2RA
Not applicable264m
Children's Hospital School at Gt Ormond Street and UCH
Great Ormond Street, Camden, London, WC1N 3JH
Not applicable265m

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WC1B 4BS ITL and WC1B 4BS 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 WC1B 4BS:

ITL 1 CodeName
TLILondon
ITL 2 CodeName
TLI3Inner London - West
ITL 3 CodeName
TLI31Camden and City of London
LAU 1 CodeName
E09000007Camden

WC1B 4BS 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 4BS:

CodeName
OAE00004521
LSOAE01000914Camden 028B
MSOAE02000193Camden 028

Nearest postcodes to WC1B 4BS

WC1B 4BPSouthampton Row0m
WC1B 4BJ1m
WC1B 4BNSouthampton Row11m
WC1B 5AASouthampton Row16m
WC1N 3AFOld Gloucester Street28m
WC1B 5AESouthampton Row37m
WC1B 4HASouthampton Row39m
WC1N 3APCosmo Place78m
WC1B 4BASouthampton Row78m
WC1N 3ARQueen Square99m