South Tottenham

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South Tottenham
South Tottenham is located in Greater London
South Tottenham
South Tottenham
South Tottenham shown within Greater London
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Ceremonial county Greater London
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Post town LONDON
Postcode district N17
Dialling code 020
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51°35′02″N 0°04′23″W / 51.584°N 0.073°W / 51.584; -0.073Coordinates: 51°35′02″N 0°04′23″W / 51.584°N 0.073°W / 51.584; -0.073

South Tottenham is an area of the London Borough of Haringey, north London.


South Tottenham occupies parts of the N15 and N17 postal districts. It is bordered in the south by Stamford Hill, the west by St Ann's and West Green, the north by Tottenham, and the east by the Lee Valley Reservoirs.

History and etymology[edit]

For the history & etymology of South Tottenham see Tottenham.

Character of the area[edit]

South Tottenham has a significant Chareidi-Orthodox Jewish community.[citation needed] Over recent years cheaper housing developments have resulted in an influx of immigrants, especially from Eastern Europe, South America and Africa.[citation needed] It remains a culturally diverse and ever changing area, this can be seen by the businesses in the area.[citation needed]


It is served by South Tottenham railway station on the London Overground, and by Seven Sisters station, on the London Overground, London Underground (Victoria line) and National Rail.


For details of education in South Tottenham see the London Borough of Haringey article.

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