A Quick Overview of South Acton
South Acton in Acton, west London, is 6.4 miles (10.3 km) west of Charing Cross. At the 2001 census, Acton, comprising the wards of East Acton, Acton Central, South Acton and Southfield, had a population of 53,689 people.
The area is dominated by the South Acton housing estate, a large public housing estate owned by Ealing Council.
- There are some 2,000 residential dwellings on the estate, covering approximately 25 hectares of land.
- These are accommodated in a range of principally medium to high rise blocks.
- The estate also provides shops, a youth club, a community centre, a nursery, school buildings and open space.