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IntroductionIP1 2LH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the IP1 2LH postcode area in Ipswich.

We've got loads of statistics for IP1 2LH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsIP1 2LH

What social class do the population of IP1 2LH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is IP1 2LH in Ipswich, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about IP1 2LH from the Census 2011.


  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 2% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in IP12LH male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Westgate.


  • 10%AB
  • 45%C2/C2
  • 44%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 49%SINGLE
  • 32%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in IP1 2LH is 49%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.


  • 81%WHITE
  • 18%NON-WHITE

81% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.1%WORKING

6.5% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in IP1 2LH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

IP1 2LH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around IP1 2LH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in IP1 2LH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

IP1 2LH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around IP1 2LH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

IP1 2LH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area IP12LH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in IP1 2LH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the IP1 2LH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near IP1 2LH

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to IP1 2LH.

Travel around IP1 2LH

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 IP1 2LH

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 IP1 2LH area.

Taxis near IP1 2LH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near IP1 2LH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near IP1 2LH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near IP1 2LH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around IP1 2LH.

What's on near IP1 2LH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near IP1 2LH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near IP1 2LH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area IP1 2LH.

Hotels near IP1 2LH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near IP1 2LH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information IP1 2LH

Local Amenities

Banks near IP1 2LH


Find the nearest bank or building society in IP1 2LH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near IP1 2LH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the IP1 2LH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near IP1 2LH



The nearest schools in the IP1 2LH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near IP1 2LH

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 IP1 2LH

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in IP1 2LH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near IP1 2LH.

Emergencies in IP1 2LH

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 IP1 2LH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around IP1 2LH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in IP1 2LH

Essential InformationIP1 2LH

IP12LH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeIP1 2LH
Postal TownIpswich
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

IP12LH Postal District

Compass Postal District

IP1 2LH postcode is located in the postal town of Ipswich. Ipswich 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 IP1 2LH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bramford1.6 miles W
Ipswich1.9 miles NE
Great Blakenham3 miles NW
Burstall3.1 miles W
Chattisham4.2 miles W
Somersham4.5 miles NW
Baylham4.7 miles NW
Nacton5.2 miles E
Bucklesham5.3 miles E
Capel5.3 miles SW
Holbrook5.7 miles SE
Bentley6 miles SW
Burgh6.1 miles E
Ashbocking6.1 miles N
Levington6.5 miles E
London66 miles SW
Glasgow334 miles NW
Edinburgh317 miles NW
Cardiff191 miles W
Liverpool194 miles W
Southampton137 miles SW
Saint Ives154 miles SW

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