WC1X 8EL maps, stats, and open data

Last Update November 24th, 2022 - WC1X 8EL lies on Grays Inn Road in London. WC1X 8EL 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.

WC1X 8EL coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WC1X 8EL postcode is within the Camden Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Thursday 24th November there were 78,616 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Camden.

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WC1X 8EL maps

WC1X 8EL map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WC1X 8EL map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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WC1X 8EL geodata

Easting530950
Northing182096
Latitude51.522608
Longitude-0.113896

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
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Where is WC1X 8EL?

StreetGrays Inn Road
Town/CityLondon
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWC1X
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WC1X 8EL Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WC1X 8EL 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 WC1X 8EL

April 2019BurglaryOn or near Elm Street29m
April 2019DrugsOn or near Elm Street29m
April 2019DrugsOn or near Elm Street29m
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Transport

Nearest bus stops to WC1X 8EL

Gray's Inn Road Rosebery Ave (Gray's Inn Road)Holborn57m
Clerkenwell Rd Rosebery Ave (Gray's Inn Road)Holborn85m
Grays Inn Road Theobalds Road (Theobald's Road)Holborn140m
Grays Inn Road Theobalds Road (Theobald's Road)Holborn141m
Clerkenwell Road (Rosebery Avenue)Holborn155m

Nearest underground/metro/tram to WC1X 8EL

Chancery Lane Underground StationChancery Lane511m
Farringdon Underground StationFarringdon676m
Holborn Underground StationHolborn722m
Russell Square Underground StationRussell Square723m
King's Cross St. Pancras Underground StationKing's Cross1,104m

Nearest railway stations to WC1X 8EL

Farringdon (London) Station0.7km
London Kings Cross Station1.1km
City Thameslink Station1.2km

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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WC1X 8EL

Broadband access in WC1X 8EL (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 WC1X 8EL (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed40.0Mbps
Average download speed50.5Mbps
Maximum download speed80.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed10.0Mbps
Average upload speed11.3Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in WC1X 8EL (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 WC1X 8EL

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WC1X 8EL gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WC1X 8EL by fuel type, 2015.

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)28,485
Meter count19
Mean (kWh/meter)1,499
Median (kWh/meter)1,248

Deprivation

82.5% of English postcodes are less deprived than WC1X 8EL:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WC1X 8EL (meters)

Grays Inn Traders
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
174 Gray's Inn Road
23m
You Me Sushi
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
180 Gray's Inn Road
36m
ANDREW'S CAFE
Food Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
59 Gray's Inn Road
37m

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Companies registered in or near WC1X 8EL

BALVINDER GILL LIMITEDLower Ground Floor Elm Yard, 13-16 Elm StreetWC1X 0BL
BBANSAL LIMITEDC/O Imran Khan & Partners Lower Ground Floor, Elm Yard, 13 - 16 Elm StreetWC1X 0BL
HSHAH LIMITEDLower Ground Floor Elm Yard, 13-16 Elm StreetWC1X 0BL
IMAGE DYNAMICS CONSULTING LTDFlat 38 Dulverton Mansions, 170 Gray's Inn RoadWC1X 8EL
MISKHAN LIMITEDLower Ground Floor Elm Yard, 13-16 Elm StreetWC1X 0BL

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Source: Companies House
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Nearest post box to WC1X 8EL

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Grays Inn Road (Elm St)18:3012:0034m
John Street (Northington St)18:3012:00119m
Rosebery Avenue (Laystall St)18:3012:00145m

Nearest sports facilities to WC1X 8EL

FacilityDistance
Beauty & Fitness
London
Health and Fitness Gym, Swimming Pool
253m
Nuffield Health (Bloomsbury)
Mecklenburgh Place, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts
355m
Pure Gym (London Holborn)
Theobalds Road, London
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
366m

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Nearest schools to WC1X 8EL

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Christopher Hatton Primary School
38 Laystall Street, London, EC1R 4PQ
Primary120m
St George the Martyr Church of England Primary School
John's Mews, London, WC1N 2NX
Primary190m
St Alban's Church of England Primary School
Baldwins Gardens, Holborn, London, EC1N 7SD
Primary333m

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WC1X 8EL ITL and WC1X 8EL 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 WC1X 8EL:

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

WC1X 8EL 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 WC1X 8EL:

CodeName
OAE00004538
LSOAE01000917Camden 027C
MSOAE02000192Camden 027

Nearest postcodes to WC1X 8EL

WC1X 8EJGrays Inn Road13m
WC1X 8ESGrays Inn Road25m
WC1X 0BQElm Street25m
WC1X 8ERGrays Inn Road25m
WC1X 8EHGrays Inn Road27m
WC1X 8TLGrays Inn Road32m
WC1X 8TRGrays Inn Road38m
WC1X 8TPGrays Inn Road42m
WC1X 8EWGrays Inn Road42m
WC1N 2JJNorthington Street47m