Hoxton (ward)

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Coordinates: 51°31′52″N 0°05′17″W / 51.531°N 0.088°W / 51.531; -0.088Coordinates: 51°31′52″N 0°05′17″W / 51.531°N 0.088°W / 51.531; -0.088
CountryUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
CountyGreater London
London boroughHackney
CreatedMay 2002
AbolishedMay 2014
 • BodyHackney London Borough Council
 • Total0.32 sq mi (0.84 km2)
 • Total15,174
 • Density47,000/sq mi (18,000/km2)
Area and population statistics from the 2011 Census[1]

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

The ward stretches from Hoxton Street and Hoxton Square in the East to Old Street and City Road in the South and West and Shoreditch Park and the Regents Canal in the North.

The ward returns three councillors to the borough council, with an election every four years. At the last election on 6 May 2010 Philip Glanville, Clay McKenzie, and Carole Williams all Labour Party candidates, were returned. Turnout was 52%; with 5,150 votes cast.[2]

The population of the ward at the 2011 Census was 15,174.[3]


  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. ^ 2010 election results - Hoxton ward (LB Hackney) accessed 11 May 2010
  3. ^ "Hackney Ward population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 22 October 2016.

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