A Quick Overview of Hendon
Hendon is a London suburb in the Borough of Barnet, 7 miles (11 km) northwest of Charing Cross. Hendon was an ancient parish in the county of Middlesex and has been part of Greater London since 1965.
- Hendon had a population of 52,972 in 2011 and includes the Hendon, Hendon West and Colindale wards.
- Hendon was historically a civil parish in the county of Middlesex.
- The manor is described in Domesday (1087), but the name 'Hendun' – meaning 'at the highest hill' – is of earlier origin.