Living in Emerson Park area information and guide

Emerson Park area overview

Emerson Park is a suburban part of outer east London. Is is often the case with outer London major development began in the late 19th century as part of late Victoria urban sprawl driven by the arrival of the railways. The area can be broadly split into Ardleigh Green, Emerson Park and Nelmes. Most of the properties are family housing on half acre plots. The area is quote far out of the centre of town and commuters using Emerson Park rail station have to change at either Romford or Upminster to get to the main line into Liverpool street which takes about 40 minutes.

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Key statistics for
Emerson Park RM11

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

What areas are there in Emerson Park?

Emerson Park contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • Osborne Road (RM11 1)
  • Northumberland Avenue (RM11 2)
  • Emerson Park (RM11 3)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in Emerson Park

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
Emerson Park
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (36 min)
Upminster Bridge
Embankment (56 min)
Embankment (58 min)
Tower Hill (28 min)
Embankment (53 min)
Gidea Park
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (24 min)
Harold Wood
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (28 min)
Elm Park
Embankment (51 min)
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (17 min)
Dagenham East
Embankment (48 min)
Tower Hill (30 min)
Dagenham Heathway
Embankment (45 min)
Tower Hill (35 min)
Chadwell Heath
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (25 min)
Dagenham Dock
Tower Hill (26 min)
Embankment (43 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: India


21% of non-UK born population

Republic of Ireland

20% of non-UK born population


5% of non-UK born population

Type: Business Class

The dominant type of people living here are business leaders approaching retirement who live in large family homes in the most prestigious residential suburbs.

Source: Experian

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