Living in Dagenham East area information and guide

Dagenham East area overview

Dagenham East is part of a large suburban area of east London. Like the rest of Dagenham it feels very more a part of Essex than London but is still within the London metropolitan area. The area comprises family housing, mainly in the form of 1960's see detached properties. It's not perhaps the fanciest part of town but it has a strong community feel and a proud industrial heritage.

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Key statistics for
Dagenham East RM10

Rentonomy Ratings1
Shopping & Leisure:
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People Profile1
Largest Age Group:
Largest non-UK nationalities:
Low Key Starters
< 20 years old
Republic of Ireland, Nigeria, India
Rentonomy ratings are based on actual data

What areas are there in Dagenham East?

Dagenham East contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • Panyers Gardens (RM10 7)
  • Dagenham East (RM10 8)
  • Oval Road South (RM10 9)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in Dagenham East

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
Dagenham East
Embankment (48 min)
Dagenham Heathway
Embankment (45 min)
Dagenham Dock
Tower Hill (26 min)
Elm Park
Embankment (51 min)
Embankment (43 min)
Tower Hill (30 min)
Embankment (53 min)
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (17 min)
Chadwell Heath
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (25 min)
Embankment (40 min)
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (23 min)
Emerson Park
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (36 min)
Upminster Bridge
Embankment (56 min)
Gidea Park
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (24 min)
London Bridge (30 min)
Seven Kings
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (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: < 20 years old
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 69
60 - 74
Largest Non-UK Nationality: Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

24% of non-UK born population


13% of non-UK born population


9% of non-UK born population

Type: Low Key Starters

The largest group of people here are low income young singles in urban terraces offering cheap rents from either private landlords or the council.

Source: Experian

Places in the local area

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