Living in Mitcham area information and guide

Mitcham area overview

Mitcham in south west London is a suburban area, located right on the border of Inner London and Outer London, and was traditionally in the county of Surrey. It is both residentially and financially developed and served by train, bus and tram routes. Localities within Mitcham include Mitcham Town Centre and Mitcham Common. Amenities include Mitcham Library and Mitcham Cricket Green. Nearby districts include Wimbledon, Streatham, Croydon, Tooting, Morden and Sutton.

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Key statistics for
Mitcham CR4

Rentonomy Ratings1
Price:
Transport:
Shopping & Leisure:
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People Profile1
Type:
Largest Age Group:
Largest non-UK nationalities:
Global Fusion
< 20 years old
Sri Lanka, Jamaica, Republic of Ireland
Rentonomy ratings are based on actual data

What areas are there in Mitcham?

Mitcham contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • East Mitcham (CR4 1)
  • North Mitcham (CR4 2)
  • West Mitcham (CR4 3)
  • South Mitcham (CR4 4)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in Mitcham

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
Mitcham Junction
Southern
Victoria (21 min)
Mitcham Eastfields
Southern
Victoria (18 min)
Swanley
Southeastern
Victoria (25 min)
Hackbridge
Southern
Victoria (25 min)
Tooting
First Capital Connect
London Bridge (38 min)
Morden
Northern
Leicester Square (31 min)
Colliers Wood
Northern
Leicester Square (26 min)
Streatham Common
Southern
Victoria (18 min)
Morden South
First Capital Connect
London Bridge (42 min)
St Helier
First Capital Connect
London Bridge (47 min)
Norbury
Southern
Victoria (21 min)
South Wimbledon
Northern
Leicester Square (29 min)
Carshalton
Southern
Victoria (25 min)
Tooting Broadway
Northern
Leicester Square (24 min)
South Merton
First Capital Connect
London Bridge (39 min)
Streatham
Southern
London Bridge (25 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
 
20 - 29
 
30 - 39
 
40 - 49
 
50 - 69
 
60 - 74
 
75+
Largest Non-UK Nationality: Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

15% of non-UK born population

Jamaica

11% of non-UK born population

Republic of Ireland

9% of non-UK born population

Type: Global Fusion

Here we have lots of young working people living in metropolitan terraces from a wide variety of ethnic backgrounds.

Source: Experian

Places in the local area

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Pubs & Bars
Restaurants & Cafes
Open spaces
Shops & Markets

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