Living in West Drayton area information and guide

West Drayton area overview

West Drayton in west London sits directly to the north of Heathrow Airport and is just inside the M25 Orbital motorway. As such road accessibility is fantastic and train connectivity is OK with trains running into Paddington in about 25 minutes. The Grand Union Canal cuts through the northern part of the area making for some very pleasant walks. West Drayton incorporates a conservation area called The Green around which are a number of listed residential and commercial buildings.

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Key statistics for
West Drayton UB7

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

What areas are there in West Drayton?

West Drayton contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • Sipson Road (UB7 0)
  • Wraysbury Drive (UB7 7)
  • Otterfield Road (UB7 8)
  • West Drayton (UB7 9)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in West Drayton

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
West Drayton
First Great Western
Paddington (24 min)
Heathrow Terminal 5
Heathrow Express
Paddington (25 min)
Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Leicester Square (53 min)
Heathrow Terminals 123
Leicester Square (49 min)
Heathrow Terminals 123
Heathrow Express
Paddington (25 min)
Hayes & Harlington
First Great Western
Paddington (17 min)
Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
Leicester Square (43 min)
Leicester Square (59 min)
Heathrow Terminal 4
Heathrow Express
Paddington (25 min)
Hatton Cross
Leicester Square (45 min)
Leicester Square (56 min)
First Great Western
Paddington (18 min)
Hounslow West
Leicester Square (41 min)
Leicester Square (53 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


20% of non-UK born population

Republic of Ireland

16% of non-UK born population


6% of non-UK born population

Type: Stressed Borrowers

The biggest group here are middle aged people renting or owning in council areas, many of whom are over-stretched with debt.

Source: Experian

Places in the local area

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