Living in Wood Green area information and guide

Wood Green area overview

Wood Green in north London is a busy urban centre with a big shopping area with two cinemas, bars, nightclubs, plenty of restaurants and cafes and a shopping area, The Mall, close to the tube station. The tube station on the Piccadilly line take residents into Piccadilly Circus in just 23 minutes direct so its very well connected. The area is a London hub as defined in the London plan.

Wood Green also incorporates the district and destination of Alexandra Palace which is a historical entertainment venue in the beautiful Alexandra Park. It was originally opened in 1873 but rebuilt in 1875 following a destructive fire. It was designed to serve as a public centre of recreation, education and entertainment and as north London's counterpart to The Crystal Palace in south London.

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Key statistics for
Wood Green N22

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
Middle East: Cyprus, Turkey, Republic of Ireland
Rentonomy ratings are based on actual data

What areas are there in Wood Green?

Wood Green contains the following neighbourhoods defined by Rentonomy:

  • Maryland Road (N22 5)
  • Farrant Avenue (N22 6)
  • Alexandra Palace (N22 7)
  • Wood Green (N22 8)
Note: most expensive / cheapest postcodes based on weekly rental values for a 2 bed property

Transport in Wood Green

Stations Lines Nearest Central Terminus1
Wood Green
Piccadilly
Leicester Square (23 min)
Alexandra Palace
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (16 min)
Bowes Park
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (21 min)
Bounds Green
Piccadilly
Leicester Square (26 min)
Turnpike Lane
Piccadilly
Leicester Square (21 min)
Hornsey
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (16 min)
Palmers Green
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (22 min)
Arnos Grove
Piccadilly
Leicester Square (28 min)
New Southgate
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (21 min)
Harringay
First Capital Connect
King's Cross St Pancras (24 min)
Harringay Green Lanes
Overground
Liverpool Street (33 min)
White Hart Lane
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (23 min)
Bruce Grove
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (25 min)
Seven Sisters
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (22 min)
Crouch Hill
Overground
Charing Cross (34 min)
Silver Street
National Express East Anglia
Liverpool Street (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: Middle East: Cyprus

Middle East: Cyprus

12% of non-UK born population

Turkey

12% of non-UK born population

Republic of Ireland

10% 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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This map shows the main points for the following locations:

Pubs & Bars
Restaurants & Cafes
Open spaces
Shops & Markets

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