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Upper Street in Islington

Upper Street is a Street in the Greater London Urban Area of Islington and measures approximately 1,678 metres long.

Upper Street crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 27 other streets named Upper Street in Great Britain.

Upper Street is within the area of Islington London Boro, Islington London Boro, Islington London Boro and Islington London Boro Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Upper Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 21606199, 21605184, 21606010 and 21690460 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Upper Street is roughly 36.52 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 38.80 and the lowest point being 34.00. A change of 4.80 metres.

Upper Street is located within the county of Greater London which is in the London region of the UK. 2.66 miles North from the centre of London, 17.84 miles South East from the centre of St Albans, 24.75 miles North East from the centre of Woking and 27.05 miles South East from the centre of Luton.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Upper Street

Sunrise05:56
Sunset20:01

Latest Weather Conditions for Upper Street

Observed at Weather Station:Northolt 18 April 2021 at 07:00 (13.39 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:2.6°C (80.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (2 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Upper Street Islington

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn London Angel Islington
Address:Parkfield Street
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2: Name:Travelodge London Central Kings Cross Royal Scot
Address:100 King's Cross Rd, London, WC1X 9DT
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3: Name:Premier Inn Hub London Kings Cross
Address:50 Wharfdale Road
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4: Name:Travelodge London Central Farringdon
Address:10 - 42 King's Cross Rd, London, WC1X 9QE
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5: Name:Travelodge London Central Kings Cross
Address:Willings House, 356-364 Grays Inn Rd, Kings Cross, London, WC1X 8BH
Telephone:0871 984 6256 Learn More
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Police Force: Metropolitan Police
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Upper Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
36.5234.0038.804.80

Frequently asked Questions for Upper Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the local authority area of London Borough of Islington Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the ward of St Mary's.

What County is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the ceremonial county of Greater London.

What Constituency is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the constituency of Islington South and Finsbury.

What Part of the UK is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the London region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the Inner London Council area.

What Police Force area is Upper Street in?

Upper Street is located within the Metropolitan Police Police area.

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Location Details

Upper Street
Map showing the location of Upper Street
Latitude51.538368
Longitude-0.103769
OS Easting (X):531493
OS Northing (Y):183920
OS Grid Reference:TQ315839

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Upper Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00013926
ONS Area NameHighly-Qualified Quaternary Workers
Average Age37.02
Area Population1765.00
Male Population887.00 (50%)
Female Population878.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01002794
LSOA Name:Islington 020B
SOA Code:6a
SOA Name:Inner city cosmopolitan
MSOA Code:E02000573
MSOA Name:Islington 020
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Upper Street Local
317-318 Upper Street, London, England, N1 2XQ
2077049854
Distance: 0.08 Miles
Directions from Upper Street to Sainsburys Upper Street Local
Tesco Islington Green Metro
25-29 Islington Green, Islington, London, N1 8DU
0345 677 9864
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Directions from Upper Street to Tesco Islington Green Metro
Sainsburys Islington
31-41 Liverpool Road, London, England, N1 0RW
020 7278 1789
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Directions from Upper Street to Sainsburys Islington
Waitrose & Partners Islington
21 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N1 0RW
020 7278 2207
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Directions from Upper Street to Waitrose & Partners Islington

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 020 - London

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of London Borough of Islington
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222 Upper Street, London, N1 1XR
Send email
Telephone Number: 020 7527 2000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Islington South and Finsbury
The Member of Parliament is Emily Thornberry
Details for the MP Emily Thornberry on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Emily Thornberry won with a majority of 17,328 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 70,489
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: St Mary's Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Greater London

Nearest Car Parks

Upper Street Car Park
Upper Street, London
London
N1 0UY
Distance: 0.21 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Business Design Centre
N1 Centre Car Park
Parkfield Street, Islington, Greater London
Islington
N1 0PS
Distance: 0.28 km (click for directions)
Car park open Sunday - Thursday 07:00hrs - 00:30hrs and Friday & Saturday 07:00hrs - 02:30hrs.
Telephone: 02073592674
Operated by: N1 Centre
Travelodge London Kings Cross Royal Scot Car Park
Kings Cross Road, Islington, Greater London
Islington
WC1X 9DT
Distance: 0.82 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Card and phone payment. APCOA Connect Location Code: 2321. Accessible spaces avaiable. Toilets. CCTV.
Telephone: 08443321236
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Britannia Street Car Park
Britannia Street, Camden Town, Greater London
Camden Town
WC1X 9JS
Distance: 0.85 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Euro Car Parks Limited
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Nearest Schools

St Mary's CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 199
Address: St Mary's CofE Primary School, Fowler Road, Islington, N1 2EP
Head: Headteacher Genevieve Prayag (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Upper Street to St Mary's CofE Primary School
The Bridge Integrated Learning Space
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 20/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 23
Address: The Bridge Integrated Learning Space, 1 Dowrey Street, N1 0HY
Head: Dr Penny Barratt (Ceo)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Upper Street to The Bridge Integrated Learning Space
New River College Primary
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 19
Address: New River College Primary, Cloudesley Square, N1 0HN
Head: Mr Clyde Brennan (Deputy Headteacher, NRC Primary)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Upper Street to New River College Primary
Richard Cloudesley School
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 81
Address: Richard Cloudesley School, Tudor Rose Building, 1 Prebend Street, N1 8RE
Head: Mr Francis Gonzalez (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Upper Street to Richard Cloudesley School

Nearest Hospitals

Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital
Address: 330 Grays Inn Road, London,
NHS Sector
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 3456 7890
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital
Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)
Address: 162 City Road, London,
NHS Sector
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 7253 3411
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.97 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)
Middlesex Hospital
Address: Mortimer Street, London, W1A 3AA,
Independent Sector
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.02 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to Middlesex Hospital
St Leonard's
Address: St Leonard's Hospital, Nuttall Street, London,
NHS Sector
Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0207 683 4527
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.16 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to St Leonard's

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Upper Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Upper Street
0.05 Pickerings Dental Surgery 103-104 Upper Street N1 1QN
0.17 Islington Green Dental Practice 66 Upper Street N1 0NY
0.36 Charles Landau Dental Surgery 6 Prebend Street N1 8PT
0.43 London City Smiles 19 - 21 Islington High Street N1 9LQ
0.56 Dental Surgery 192 Caledonian Road N1 0SQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Upper Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Upper Street
0.23 St Peter's Street Medical Practice 16 1/2 St Peter's Street, Islington N1 8JG tel:020 72889320
0.31 Angel Medical Practice 34 Ritchie Street N1 0DG tel:020 78371663
0.31 Ritchie Street Group Practice 34 Ritchie Street N1 0DG tel:020 78371663
0.34 River Place Health Centre River Place, Essex Road N1 2DE tel:020 77042832
0.43 Islington Central Medical Centre 28 Laycock Street N1 1SW tel:020 73590445

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Upper Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Upper Street
0.13 Clan Pharmacy 150 Upper Street N1 1RA tel:020 73597595
0.15 Essex Pharmacy 41 Essex Road, Islington N1 2SF tel:020 73593816
0.29 Turnbulls Chemist 155 Essex Road N1 2SN tel:020 72263645
0.31 Douglas Pharmacy Ritchie Street Group Practice, 34 Ritchie Street N1 0DG tel:020 78376861
0.31 Dermacia Pharmacy 260 Upper Street N1 2UQ

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Upper Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Upper Street
0.15 Essex Opticians 41 Essex Road, Islington N1 2SF
0.25 Eyelevel Optometrists Ltd 37 Upper Street, Islington N1 0PN
0.29 A View Opticians 203 Upper Street, Islington N1 1RQ
0.32 Vision Express (islington) 23-24 Upper Street, Islington N1 0PQ
0.32 David Clulow Opticians (islington) 25 Upper Street, Islington N1 0PQ

Nearest Libraries

South Library
115-117 Essex Road, Islington, N12SL
Telephone: 020 7527 7860
Distance: 0.21 Miles
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Directions from Upper Street to South Library
West Library
Bridgeman Road, Islington, N11BD
Telephone: 020 7527 7920
Distance: 0.57 Miles
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Directions from Upper Street to West Library
Lewis Carroll Children's Library
166 Copenhagen Street, London, N10ST
Telephone: 0207527 7936
Distance: 0.68 Miles
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Directions from Upper Street to Lewis Carroll Children's Library
Finsbury Library
245 St John Street, Islington, EC1V4NB
Telephone: 020 7527 7960
Distance: 0.82 Miles
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Directions from Upper Street to Finsbury Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Essex Road Station is 0.36 miles away.

Address: Essex Road station, 181 Essex Road, Islington, Greater London, N1 2SU

Essex Road is situated on the Northern City Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Essex Road Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Upper Street to Essex Road Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:16:00
Bayford00:42:00
Bowes Park00:19:00
Brookmans Park00:34:00
Crews Hill00:35:00
Cuffley00:38:00
Drayton Park00:05:00
Enfield Chase00:29:00
Finsbury Park00:09:00
Gordon Hill00:32:00
Grange Park00:27:00
Hadley Wood00:28:00
Harringay00:11:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:39:00
Hertford North00:48:00
Highbury & Islington00:03:00
Hornsey00:13:00
Moorgate00:07:00
New Barnet00:24:00
New Southgate00:19:00
Oakleigh Park00:23:00
Old Street00:04:00
Palmers Green00:22:00
Potters Bar00:31:00
Stevenage01:01:00
Watton-at-Stone00:53:30
Welham Green00:37:00
Welwyn Garden City00:44:00
Winchmore Hill00:25:00

Highbury & Islington Station is 0.58 miles away.

Address: Highbury & Islington station, Holloway Road, Highbury Corner, London, N5 1RA

Highbury & Islington is situated on the North London Line|Northern City Line and is managed by LUL Bakerloo Line.

Highbury & Islington Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Upper Street to Highbury & Islington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:14:00
Acton Central00:33:00
Alexandra Palace00:14:00
Anerley00:43:00
Bayford00:39:00
Bowes Park00:17:00
Brockley00:30:00
Brondesbury00:19:00
Brondesbury Park00:20:00
Brookmans Park00:31:30
Caledonian Road & Barnsbury00:02:00
Camden Road00:05:00
Canada Water00:21:00
Canonbury00:02:00
Clapham High Street00:38:00
Clapham Junction00:47:00
Crews Hill00:32:00
Crystal Palace00:44:00
Cuffley00:35:00
Dalston Junction00:05:00
Dalston Kingsland00:04:00
Denmark Hill00:33:00
Drayton Park00:02:00
Enfield Chase00:26:00
Essex Road00:02:00
Finchley Road & Frognal00:15:00
Finsbury Park00:06:00
Forest Hill00:35:00
Gordon Hill00:29:00
Gospel Oak00:11:00
Grange Park00:24:00
Gunnersbury00:40:00
Hackney Central00:07:00
Hackney Wick00:11:00
Hadley Wood00:25:00
Haggerston00:07:00
Hampstead Heath00:13:00
Harringay00:09:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:36:00
Hertford North00:45:00
Homerton00:09:00
Honor Oak Park00:33:00
Hornsey00:11:00
Hoxton00:09:00
Imperial Wharf00:42:00
Kensal Rise00:22:00
Kensington Olympia00:36:00
Kentish Town West00:08:00
Kew Gardens00:43:00
Moorgate00:09:30
New Barnet00:22:00
New Cross Gate00:28:00
New Southgate00:17:00
Norwood Junction00:46:00
Oakleigh Park00:20:00
Old Street00:06:00
Palmers Green00:19:00
Peckham Rye00:30:00
Penge West00:41:00
Potters Bar00:28:00
Queens Road (Peckham)00:27:00
Richmond (London)00:48:00
Rotherhithe00:19:00
Shadwell00:16:00
Shepherd's Bush00:34:00
Shoreditch High Street00:11:00
South Acton00:36:00
Stevenage00:58:00
Stratford (London)00:16:00
Surrey Quays00:23:00
Sydenham (London)00:39:00
Wandsworth Road00:39:00
Wapping00:18:00
Watton-at-Stone00:50:30
Welham Green00:34:00
Welwyn Garden City00:41:00
West Brompton00:39:00
West Croydon00:52:00
West Hampstead00:17:00
Willesden Junction00:27:00
Winchmore Hill00:22:00

Caledonian Road & Barnsbury Station is 0.60 miles away.

Address: Caledonian Road & Barnsbury station, Caledonian Road, Barnsbury, Greater London, N1 1DF

Caledonian Road & Barnsbury is situated on the North London Line and is managed by London Overground.

Caledonian Road & Barnsbury Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Upper Street to Caledonian Road & Barnsbury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acton Central00:31:00
Brondesbury00:17:00
Brondesbury Park00:18:00
Camden Road00:03:00
Canonbury00:05:00
Clapham Junction00:46:00
Dalston Kingsland00:07:00
Finchley Road & Frognal00:13:00
Gospel Oak00:09:00
Gunnersbury00:38:00
Hackney Central00:09:00
Hackney Wick00:14:00
Hampstead Heath00:11:00
Highbury & Islington00:03:00
Homerton00:11:00
Imperial Wharf00:40:00
Kensal Rise00:20:00
Kensington Olympia00:34:00
Kentish Town West00:06:00
Kew Gardens00:41:00
Richmond (London)00:46:00
Shepherd's Bush00:32:00
South Acton00:34:00
Stratford (London)00:19:00
West Brompton00:37:00
West Hampstead00:15:00
Willesden Junction00:25:00

Canonbury Station is 0.86 miles away.

Address: Canonbury station, Wallace Road, Canonbury, Greater London, N1 2PG

Canonbury is situated on the North London Line and is managed by London Overground.

Canonbury Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Upper Street to Canonbury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:12:00
Acton Central00:36:00
Anerley00:41:00
Brockley00:28:00
Brondesbury00:21:00
Brondesbury Park00:23:00
Caledonian Road & Barnsbury00:04:00
Camden Road00:07:00
Canada Water00:19:00
Clapham High Street00:36:00
Clapham Junction00:50:00
Crystal Palace00:42:00
Dalston Junction00:03:00
Dalston Kingsland00:02:00
Denmark Hill00:31:00
Finchley Road & Frognal00:18:00
Forest Hill00:33:00
Gospel Oak00:13:30
Gunnersbury00:42:00
Hackney Central00:04:00
Hackney Wick00:09:00
Haggerston00:05:00
Hampstead Heath00:16:00
Highbury & Islington00:02:00
Homerton00:06:00
Honor Oak Park00:31:00
Hoxton00:07:00
Imperial Wharf00:44:00
Kensal Rise00:25:00
Kensington Olympia00:38:00
Kentish Town West00:10:00
Kew Gardens00:45:00
New Cross Gate00:26:00
Norwood Junction00:44:00
Peckham Rye00:28:00
Penge West00:39:00
Queens Road (Peckham)00:25:00
Richmond (London)00:50:00
Rotherhithe00:17:00
Shadwell00:14:00
Shepherd's Bush00:36:00
Shoreditch High Street00:09:00
South Acton00:38:00
Stratford (London)00:14:00
Surrey Quays00:21:00
Sydenham (London)00:37:00
Wandsworth Road00:37:00
Wapping00:16:00
West Brompton00:41:00
West Croydon00:50:00
West Hampstead00:20:00
Willesden Junction00:30:00

Nearest Tube Stations (London Underground)

Essex Road is (Zone 2) 0.35 miles away Directions from Upper Street to Essex Road
Angel is (Zone 1) 0.38 miles away Directions from Upper Street to Angel
Highbury and Islington is (Zone 2) 0.56 miles away Directions from Upper Street to Highbury and Islington
Caledonian Road and Barnsbury is (Zone 2) 0.6 miles away Directions from Upper Street to Caledonian Road and Barnsbury

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 7.01 miles away Directions from Upper Street to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 15.39 miles away Directions from Upper Street to Biggin Hill Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 15.65 miles away Directions from Upper Street to London Heathrow Airport
London Luton Airport is 26.33 miles away Directions from Upper Street to London Luton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 1.9 miles away

Directions from Upper Street to Blackfriars Pier

Bankside Pier is 2.1 miles away

Directions from Upper Street to Bankside Pier

Savoy Pier is 2.16 miles away

Directions from Upper Street to Savoy Pier

Festival Pier is 2.26 miles away

Directions from Upper Street to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J1/A406 - 5.87 Miles Away

Directions from Upper Street to M1 J1/A406

Junction: M11 J4/A406 - 7.03 Miles Away

Directions from Upper Street to M11 J4/A406

Junction: M1 J2/A1 - 7.3 Miles Away

Directions from Upper Street to M1 J2/A1

Junction: M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315 - 8.32 Miles Away

Directions from Upper Street to M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.41 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
Attraction Name: Museum of the Order of St John
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.13 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to Museum of the Order of St John
Attraction Name: The Charles Dickens Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.16 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to The Charles Dickens Museum
Attraction Name: British Library
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.18 (miles)
Directions from Upper Street to British Library
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