London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham

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London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham
City of London City of Westminster Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough of Wandsworth London Borough of Lambeth London Borough of Southwark London Borough of Tower Hamlets London Borough of Hackney London Borough of Islington London Borough of Camden London Borough of Brent London Borough of Ealing London Borough of Hounslow London Borough of Richmond upon Thames Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames London Borough of Merton London Borough of Sutton London Borough of Croydon London Borough of Bromley Royal Borough of Greenwich London Borough of Havering London Borough of Barking and Dagenham London Borough of Redbridge London Borough of Newham London Borough of Waltham Forest London Borough of Haringey London Borough of Enfield London Borough of Barnet London Borough of Harrow London Borough of Lewisham London Borough of Bexley London Borough of Hillingdon South East England East of EnglandHammersmith and Fulham
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status London Borough
region Greater London
Administrative headquarters Hammersmith
surface 16.40 km²
Residents 185.426
was standing 2018
ONS code 00AN

The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham [ ˈhæməsmɪθ ən ˈfʊləm ] is a borough west of central London .


When the Greater London administrative region was founded in 1965, the London Borough of Hammersmith emerged from the Metropolitan Borough of Hammersmith and the Metropolitan Borough of Fulham in the former County of London . In 1979 "... and Fulham" was added to the name.


The division of the borough into 16 constituencies, valid since 2002. Only Sands End is both a district and an electoral district.

The districts or areas below the level of the urban districts have no clearly defined boundaries and no administrative significance.

The northern half of the borough consists of the former borough of Hammersmith and the boroughs

New Kings Road in Parsons Green

The southern half of the district consists of the former district of Fulham with the other districts

* = There is no article about the district in the German-language Wikipedia, just a link here.
** = There is no article about the district in the German-language Wikipedia, just a disambiguation page with a link here.


The population in 2008 was composed of 78.3% white, 5.6% Asian, 9.2% black and 1.1% Chinese.

concert hall

A concert and event hall in the Hammersmith district became known worldwide as the Hammersmith Odeon , which was the name it bore from 1962 to 2000. After that, the name was changed several times, today it is called the Hammersmith Apollo .


The stadiums of Chelsea FC ( Stamford Bridge ) and Fulham FC ( Craven Cottage ) are located in Fulham . The Queens Park Rangers Stadium ( Loftus Road ) is located in the Shepherd's Bush district .


Twin cities

A partnership with the Berlin district of Neukölln has existed since 1955 . Other twin cities are Boulogne-Billancourt near Paris and the Anderlecht district in Brussels .

Church of England

As a regional bishop ( suffragan bishop), the bishop of Fulham is subordinate to the bishop of London and has no diocese of his own. It is a 1926 created episcopate in the Church of England .

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Mid 2018 Estimates of the population for the UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
  2. ^ ONS mid-2007 Ethnic Group Population Estimates. (PDF, 89 kB) (No longer available online.) Greater London Authority, October 2009, archived from the original on July 19, 2011 ; accessed on May 23, 2011 (English). Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /

Coordinates: 51 ° 30 ′  N , 0 ° 14 ′  W