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Cheapest places to live in London


Looking for a cheap room to rent in London? These are the 10 cheapest areas to live in London - all well below the London average of £1,014 per month.

Average rents updated January 2023

London area/postcodeAverage monthly room rent Q4 2023
SE23 (Forest Hill)£760
E18 (South Woodford)£762
N18 (Upper Edmonton)£781
E4 (Chingford)£796
N21 (Winchmore Hill)£803
SE25 (Norwood)£803
SE28 (Thamesmead)£805
SE2 (Abbey Wood)£806
E6 (East Ham)£810
N22 (Wood Green)£815