Living in Crouch End & Hornsey area information and guide

Crouch End & Hornsey area overview

Crouch End & Hornsey in north London is sandwiched between Highgate to the west and Haringey to the east and includes Crouch End. It's popular with families and it's lack of a station has meant rents and capital values are relatively affordable. The High Street has a solid variety of shops and the number of restaurants is on the up. The eastern section hints at it rural past and has a 13th Century tower which is all that remains of St Mary's Church. The housing here reflects its position on the inner/outer London border with a range of medium density private and social housing with victorian family housing.

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Key statistics for
Crouch End & Hornsey N8

Rentonomy Ratings1
Shopping & Leisure:
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People Profile1
Largest Age Group:
Largest non-UK nationalities:
Urban Cool
30 - 39 years old
Republic of Ireland, Middle East: Cyprus, Turkey
Rentonomy ratings are based on actual data

What areas are there in Crouch End & Hornsey?

Crouch End & Hornsey contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • Wightman Road (N8 0)
  • Chadwell Lane (N8 7)
  • Crescent Road (N8 8)
  • Hornsey (N8 9)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in Crouch End & Hornsey

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (16 min)
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (24 min)
Crouch Hill
Charing Cross (34 min)
Turnpike Lane
Leicester Square (21 min)
Harringay Green Lanes
Liverpool Street (33 min)
Alexandra Palace
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (16 min)
Wood Green
Leicester Square (23 min)
Leicester Square (20 min)
Manor House
Leicester Square (18 min)
Finsbury Park
Oxford Circus (12 min)
Leicester Square (17 min)
Upper Holloway
King's Cross St Pancras (33 min)
Bounds Green
Leicester Square (26 min)
Leicester Square (14 min)
Bowes Park
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (21 min)
1Central Terminus represents one of the six most common destination stations in Central London through which all London Underground lines pass. No termini are shown for Overground Stations as mostly these don't have stops within the West End

Information on the people

Largest Age Group: 30 - 39 years old
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 69
60 - 74
Largest Non-UK Nationality: Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

11% of non-UK born population

Middle East: Cyprus

11% of non-UK born population


8% of non-UK born population

Type: Urban Cool

This area is dominated by successful city dwellers owning or renting expensive flats in trendy inner-urban locations.

Source: Experian

Places in the local area

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