Haringey


HaringeyLondon, Haringey

One of the most popular areas among the Hungarians is Haringey in North London. The area is approximately 28.5 km2. 25% of the area is covered with green belt forests, including the famous Highgate Wood which is in the top 8 most beautiful green areas in London. The district has many residents from different ethnic groups, speaking an estimated 193 languages. Local highlights are the Alexandra Palace, Bruce Castle and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.

The population of Haringey is approximately 220.000. We have focused on this area in the last 5 years. The general population are between the age of 20 and 39. There are more than 8500 companies in Haringey, 95% of them are small and medium-sized businesses. Main shopping areas are Wood Green, Turnpike Lane, Muswell Hill, Crouch End, Haringey and Tottenham Hale.

Education

There are 63 schools in Haringey (including nursery and junior schools), 10 secondary schools, a city Academy, 4 schools for children with special needs and a student support centre, in total catering for 35.000 students, including nursery school children.

Transport

Haringey buses: 29, 41, 43, 67, 73, 76, 91, 102, 121, 123, 134, 141, 143, 144, 149, 184, 192, 210, 214, 217, 221, 230, 231, 232 , 234, 243, 253, 254, 259, 263, 271, 279, 299, 318, 329, 341, 349, 444, 476, W3, W4, W5, W7.

Night buses: N20, N29, N41, N73, N76 and N91.

Altogether there are 16 National Rail, London Overground and London tube stations in Haringey:

Development plans

A Plan for Tottenham outlines proposals for quality housing; stronger communities; a vibrant arts and culture scene; a welcoming civic heart; wide retail mix; attractive public spaces and successful businesses.

To read about the plans in greater detail please follow the link below:

A Plan for Tottenham