Hackney Central (ward)

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Hackney Central
Electoral ward
Hackney Town Hall is within the ward
Hackney Town Hall is within the ward
Coordinates: 51°32′49″N 0°03′40″W / 51.547°N 0.061°W / 51.547; -0.061Coordinates: 51°32′49″N 0°03′40″W / 51.547°N 0.061°W / 51.547; -0.061
Country United Kingdom
Constituent country England
Region London
County Greater London
London borough Hackney
Created May 2002
Named for Hackney Central
 • Body Hackney London Borough Council
 • Total 0.30 sq mi (0.78 km2)
 • Total 12,548
 • Density 42,000/sq mi (16,000/km2)
ONS code 00AMGG
GSS code E05000237
Area and population statistics from the 2011 Census[1]

Hackney Central is a ward in the London Borough of Hackney and forms part of the Hackney South and Shoreditch constituency.

The ward returns three councillors to Borough Council, with an election every four years. At the previous election on 6 May 2010 Alan Laing, Samantha Lloyd, and Vincent Stops all Labour Party candidates, were returned. Turnout was 59%; with 5,126 votes cast.[2]

Hackney Central ward has a total population of 10,290. This compares with the average ward population within the borough of 10,674.[3] The population of the ward at the 2011 census was 12,548.[4]


  1. ^ Table PHP01 2011 Census: Usual residents by resident type, and population density, number of households with at least one usual resident and average household size, wards in England and Wales (ONS) accessed 8 February 2013
  2. ^ Council Elections 2010 results - Hackney Central (LB Hackney) accessed 11 May 2010
  3. ^ LB Hackney Borough Profile "1.5 Population density", and table 1.10 "Population by ward, 2001" pp. 20; (LB Hackney, 2006) accessed 6 October 2009
  4. ^ "Hackney Ward population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 22 October 2016. 

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