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IntroductionEH47 7AZ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EH47 7AZ postcode area in Edinburgh.

We've got loads of statistics for EH47 7AZ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEH47 7AZ

What social class do the population of EH47 7AZ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EH47 7AZ in Edinburgh, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about EH47 7AZ from the Census 2011.


  • 0%Children
  • 0%Adults

0% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 0% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EH477AZ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Whitburn and Blackburn .


  • 0%AB
  • 0%C2/C2
  • 0%DE

According to census records, 0% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 0%SINGLE

The percentage of people who are married in EH47 7AZ is 0%. Single and 'other' people is 0%.


  • 0%WHITE

0% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 100%WORKING

0% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in EH47 7AZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EH47 7AZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EH47 7AZ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EH47 7AZ

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

EH47 7AZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EH47 7AZ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EH47 7AZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EH477AZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EH47 7AZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EH47 7AZ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EH47 7AZ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EH47 7AZ.

Travel around EH47 7AZ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near EH47 7AZ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the EH47 7AZ area.

Taxis near EH47 7AZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EH47 7AZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EH47 7AZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EH47 7AZ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EH47 7AZ.

What's on near EH47 7AZ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EH47 7AZ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EH47 7AZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EH47 7AZ.

Hotels near EH47 7AZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EH47 7AZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EH47 7AZ

Local Amenities

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Banks near EH47 7AZ


Find the nearest bank or building society in EH47 7AZ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EH47 7AZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EH47 7AZ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EH47 7AZ



The nearest schools in the EH47 7AZ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EH47 7AZ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres EH47 7AZ

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in EH47 7AZ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EH47 7AZ.

Emergencies in EH47 7AZ

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in EH47 7AZ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EH47 7AZ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EH47 7AZ

Essential InformationEH47 7AZ

EH477AZ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEH47 7AZ
Postal TownEdinburgh
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EH477AZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

EH47 7AZ postcode is located in the postal town of Edinburgh. Edinburgh postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode EH47 7AZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Blackburn1.9 miles W
Livingston2.2 miles E
Bathgate2.4 miles NW
West Calder3.1 miles SE
Whitburn3.8 miles W
Armadale4.4 miles W
Torphichen4.6 miles NW
East Calder4.9 miles E
Broxburn6.1 miles E
Linlithgow6.3 miles N
Harthill6.3 miles W
Fauldhouse6.5 miles SW
Kirknewton6.6 miles E
Blackstone6.8 miles NW
Avonbridge7.4 miles W
London337 miles SE
Glasgow26 miles W
Edinburgh16 miles E
Cardiff303 miles S
Liverpool172 miles S
Southampton357 miles SE
Saint Ives357 miles S

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