Statistical GIS Boundary Files for London
The Zip folder contains a range of key GIS boundary files for ESRI and Map Info covering Greater London.
The folder includes:
- Output Area (OA) 2011,
- Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) 2004 and 2011,
- Middle Super Output Area (MSOA) 2004 and 2011,
- London Wards (two files: City of London merged into single area and split into seperate wards). There is a separate download file for 2014 boundaries.
- London Boroughs
Note: The OA to MSOA boundaries have been generalised to reduce file size/loading time.
On maps created using these boundaries the copyright must be stated. This is: "Contains National Statistics data © Crown copyright and database right " and "Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right "
For more information about boundary data sharing read these Terms and Conditions of Supply.
Data and Resources
ZIP statistical-gis-boundaries-london.zip (27.3 MB)
ZIP London-wards-2014.zip (3.8 MB)
New 2014 boundaries affecting Hackney, Kensington and Chelsea, and Tower Hamlets. Came into effect on election day (22 May 2014)
LicenceUK Open Government Licence (OGL v2)
“Contains National Statistics data © Crown copyright and database right  and Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right . http://data.london.gov.uk/documents/Geography-licensing.pdf”
|Smallest Geography||Output Area|
|Update Frequency||Ad hoc|
|Temporal Coverage||01/01/2004 - 22/05/2014|
|Author||Greater London Authority|
|Maintainer||Opinion Research and General Statistics (GLA) (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|Created||30th Oct 2013 at 10:55:43|
|Modified||2nd Feb 2015 at 09:31:01|