Kensington and Chelsea


The borough of Kensington and Chelsea is located in the inner-west of London. As the smallest borough in London and the second smallest district in England, this urban area is one of the most densely populated in the United Kingdom.

It contains major museums and universities in Albertopolis, department stores such as Harrods, Peter Jones and Harvey Nichols, and embassies in Belgravia, Knightsbridge and Kensington Gardens. Each year it hosts the Notting Hill Carnival, Europe's largest carnival.

  • 355
    new homes
    built in Kensington and Chelsea between April 2017 and March 2018
  • 159k
    total population
    in 2018
  • 15245
    active in Kensington and Chelsea in 2017
  • 151m
    at Kensington's railway stations in 2017

Kensington and Chelsea neighbourhoods

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Your assembly member

Tony Devenish

GLA Conservatives
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, City of Westminster
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