WC1E 6HJ maps, stats, and open data

Last Update August 3rd, 2022 - WC1E 6HJ lies on Gower Street in London. WC1E 6HJ 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.

WC1E 6HJ coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WC1E 6HJ postcode is within the Camden Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Wednesday 3rd August there were 76,982 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Camden.

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WC1E 6HJ maps

WC1E 6HJ map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WC1E 6HJ map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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WC1E 6HJ geodata

Easting529682
Northing181971
Latitude51.521778
Longitude-0.132183

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
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Where is WC1E 6HJ?

StreetGower Street
Town/CityLondon
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWC1E
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WC1E 6HJ Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WC1E 6HJ 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

WardBloomsbury
ConstituencyHolborn And St Pancras

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WC1E 6HJ

April 2019BurglaryOn or near Ridgmount Gardens34m
April 2019Theft from the personOn or near Ridgmount Gardens34m
April 2019Other theftOn or near Further/Higher Educational Building69m
➜ Gower Street crime map and outcomes

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Transport

Nearest bus stops to WC1E 6HJ

Chenies Street (Gower Street)Goodge Street94m
Torrington Place (Gower Street)Goodge Street138m
Goodge StreetGoodge Street209m
University College Hospital (Gower Street)Euston Square298m
Percy StreetFitzrovia316m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to WC1E 6HJ

Goodge Street Underground StationGoodge Street199m
Euston Square Underground StationEuston Square494m
Warren Street Underground StationWarren Street552m
Russell Square Underground StationRussell Square568m
Tottenham Court Road Underground StationTottenham Court Road608m

Nearest railway stations to WC1E 6HJ

London Euston Station0.7km
London Kings Cross Station1.2km
London St Pancras International LL Station1.2km

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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WC1E 6HJ

Broadband access in WC1E 6HJ (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband75.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

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

Broadband speed in WC1E 6HJ (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed18.5Mbps
Average download speed32.7Mbps
Maximum download speed80.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.2Mbps
Average upload speed6.4Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in WC1E 6HJ (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 WC1E 6HJ

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WC1E 6HJ gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WC1E 6HJ by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)399,975
Meter count24
Mean (kWh/meter)16,666
Median (kWh/meter)8,143

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)83,815
Meter count23
Mean (kWh/meter)3,644
Median (kWh/meter)2,542

Deprivation

39.1% of English postcodes are less deprived than WC1E 6HJ:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WC1E 6HJ (meters)

Jesmond Hotel
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
63 Gower Street
9m
Arran House Hotel
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
77-79 Gower Street
9m
Regency House Hotel
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
71 Gower Street
9m

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Companies registered in or near WC1E 6HJ

CBO DEVELOPMENTS LIMITED63 Gower StreetWC1E 6HJ
INTERNATIONAL ENERGY STORAGE LIMITED53a Gower StreetWC1E 6HJ
J-ME FITNESS LIMITED53a Gower StreetWC1E 6HJ
ST LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY (USA) LONDON PROGRAMME81 Gower StreetWC1E 6HJ
TRACE PUBLICITY LTD55 Gower StreetWC1E 6HJ

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Source: Companies House
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Nearest post box to WC1E 6HJ

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Torrington Place (Tcr)18:3012:00193m
Chenies Street (Tcr)18:3012:00196m
Bedford Street (Gower Street)18:3012:00305m

Nearest sports facilities to WC1E 6HJ

FacilityDistance
Energy Base
Malet Street, London
Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
125m
Fitness First (London Tottenham Court Road)
Tottenham Court Road, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
197m
Bloomsbury Fitness Centre
Gordon Street, London
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts
360m

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Source: Active Places
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Nearest schools to WC1E 6HJ

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT
Not applicable142m
Birkbeck College
Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HX
Not applicable203m
School of Oriental and African Studies
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG
Not applicable214m

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WC1E 6HJ ITL and WC1E 6HJ 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 WC1E 6HJ:

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

WC1E 6HJ 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 WC1E 6HJ:

CodeName
OAE00004193
LSOAE01000850Camden 026A
MSOAE02000191Camden 026

Nearest postcodes to WC1E 6HJ

WC1E 7ATRidgmount Gardens58m
WC1E 7ASRidgmount Gardens59m
WC1E 7AURidgmount Gardens60m
WC1E 7ARRidgmount Gardens64m
WC1E 7AXRidgmount Gardens66m
WC1E 7APRidgmount Gardens72m
WC1E 7AYRidgmount Gardens75m
WC1E 7JNMalet Street78m
WC1E 6AJHuntley Street84m
WC1E 7AZRidgmount Gardens89m