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IntroductionHP23 5SH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the HP23 5SH postcode area in Hemel-hempstead.

We've got loads of statistics for HP23 5SH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsHP23 5SH

What social class do the population of HP23 5SH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is HP23 5SH in Hemel-hempstead, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about HP23 5SH from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in HP235SH male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Tring Central.


  • 38%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 8%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 25%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in HP23 5SH is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.4%WORKING

3% 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 HP23 5SH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

HP23 5SH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around HP23 5SH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in HP23 5SH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

HP23 5SH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around HP23 5SH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

HP23 5SH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area HP235SH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in HP23 5SH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the HP23 5SH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near HP23 5SH

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to HP23 5SH.

Travel around HP23 5SH

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 HP23 5SH

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 HP23 5SH area.

Taxis near HP23 5SH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near HP23 5SH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near HP23 5SH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near HP23 5SH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around HP23 5SH.

What's on near HP23 5SH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near HP23 5SH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near HP23 5SH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area HP23 5SH.

Hotels near HP23 5SH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near HP23 5SH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information HP23 5SH

Local Amenities

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Banks near HP23 5SH


Find the nearest bank or building society in HP23 5SH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near HP23 5SH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the HP23 5SH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near HP23 5SH



The nearest schools in the HP23 5SH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near HP23 5SH

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 HP23 5SH

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 HP23 5SH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near HP23 5SH.

Emergencies in HP23 5SH

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 HP23 5SH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around HP23 5SH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in HP23 5SH

Essential InformationHP23 5SH

HP235SH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeHP23 5SH
Postal TownHemel-hempstead
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

HP235SH Postal District

Compass Postal District

HP23 5SH postcode is located in the postal town of Hemel-hempstead. Hemel-hempstead 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 HP23 5SH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tring0.9 miles SE
Marsworth1.6 miles N
Wigginton2.2 miles SE
Long Marston2.3 miles NW
Pitstone2.4 miles NE
Aston Clinton2.5 miles W
Buckland2.5 miles W
Aldbury2.5 miles E
Cheddington2.7 miles N
Puttenham2.9 miles NW
Cholesbury3.1 miles S
Ivinghoe3.2 miles NE
Halton3.3 miles W
Wendover3.7 miles SW
Northchurch3.8 miles E
London31 miles E
Glasgow312 miles NW
Edinburgh303 miles NW
Cardiff111 miles W
Liverpool148 miles NW
Southampton70 miles SW
Saint Ives83 miles SW

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