Wednesday, February 21

Cheating map reveals London’s top 10 boroughs for extra-marital affairs



Do you live in the capital’s most adulterous postcode?

According to a table of the capital’s cheating hotspots, Kensington and Chelsea has topped the list of London postcodes for extramarital affairs. The royal borough has been officially named as the place where a husband or wife is most likely to have an affair, based on data from – Britain’s leading dating website for married people.

It has 8,520 people cheating out of a population of 78,500 – meaning 5.67 per cent of the borough’s couples are seeking excitement outside their marriage. Top 10 London boroughs for cheating.

1. Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea

2. Hammersmith and Fulham

3. Islington

4. Bromley

5. Brent

6. Tower Hamlets

7. Camden

8. Merton

9. Wandsworth

10. Ealing

Hammersmith and Fulham follows in second place, with 5.57 per cent of the population committing adultery. This is closely followed by boroughs Islington, Bromley and Brent.

According to the website, extramarital affairs are booming in London, thanks to spiralling house prices. Unhappy couples cannot afford to split and set up two homes, and are seeking ‘discreet’ fun elsewhere.

“It is a similar situation in the capital’s suburbs and commuter towns are London like like High Wycombe and Guildford. They are doing a lot more than just twitching curtains in Acacia Avenue.”

If your postcode doesn’t appear in the top ten, you can check the cheating score for your borough by using’s ”.

Perhaps it’s time to start looking for a new flat?