Is Acton dangerous?

Is Acton dangerous?

The most dangerous area in Ealing based on the highest levels of crime in 2019 was East Acton. As with Ealing Broadway it is important to recognise that this is one of the busiest areas in the borough so will automatically see higher levels of crime than a residential area.

What is Acton famous for?

Acton was known as "Soapsuds Island" because of the large number of laundries in one place. Acton became heavily industrialised by the 1920s. The motorcar industry was particularly well represented. The most famous name was Napier's, which built cars.

Is Acton a safe place to live?

Safety & crime Like any part of London, crime does exist in Acton, but the area is well policed and the Central, East and SouthActon areas which make up the wider Acton area each have their own Safer Neighbourhood Team in place.

What is it like living in Acton?

Acton is a rich, beautiful town with small suburban life. It doesn't have much going on in town wide events, but the education system is really good, and it's in range of a lot of more interesting places. Great place to live with kids. 5 different elementary schools to choose from and very good academics.

Should I live in Acton?

Acton is very vibrant well located with excellent transport links, the Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherds Bush has excellent restaurants and bars. Acton is largely populated by young people and the pubs are excellent, you have QPR Football club nearby and an excellent Gym.

Is Ealing a good place to live?

Overall, Ealing is considered one of West London's safer boroughs, with 95% of residents stating that they feel happy and secure living in the area.

Is South Acton a good place to live?

South Acton also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of South Acton are better educated than the average England citizen.

Is Chiswick safe?

Chiswick is one of the safest areas in London, with exceptionally low crime rates, especially when compared to other areas in London. Of course, no area is entirely free from crime, but its affluent community, largely made up of young families, means that there's a reduced risk of more serious criminal activity.

Is Chiswick A Nice Place to Live 2020?

Chiswick is safe, quiet, affluent and full of leafy green areas. The former fishing village is a popular choice among young families down to its wealth of high-performing primary schools. It also links well with the rest of the world, quite literally, as Heathrow is not far away - twenty minutes by car.