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IntroductionIP1 5QD

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the IP1 5QD postcode area in Ipswich.

We've got loads of statistics for IP1 5QD, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsIP1 5QD

What social class do the population of IP1 5QD belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is IP1 5QD 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 5QD from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.1%Male
  • 47.9%Female

From the last census, 52.1% of people in IP15QD male, and 47.9% female. Men outnumber women in Whitehouse.


  • 11%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 36%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 35%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in IP1 5QD is 35%. Single and 'other' people is 64%.


  • 91%WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89%WORKING

5.6% 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 5QD, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

IP1 5QD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around IP1 5QD, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in IP1 5QD

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

IP1 5QD Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around IP1 5QD reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

IP1 5QD Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area IP15QD. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in IP1 5QD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the IP1 5QD area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near IP1 5QD

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to IP1 5QD.

Travel around IP1 5QD

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 5QD

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 5QD area.

Taxis near IP1 5QD

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near IP1 5QD, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near IP1 5QD

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near IP1 5QD


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around IP1 5QD.

What's on near IP1 5QD

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near IP1 5QD, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near IP1 5QD

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area IP1 5QD.

Hotels near IP1 5QD

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near IP1 5QD, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information IP1 5QD

Local Amenities

Banks near IP1 5QD


Find the nearest bank or building society in IP1 5QD. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near IP1 5QD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the IP1 5QD postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near IP1 5QD



The nearest schools in the IP1 5QD area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near IP1 5QD

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 5QD

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in IP1 5QD


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near IP1 5QD.

Emergencies in IP1 5QD

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 5QD



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around IP1 5QD. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in IP1 5QD

Essential InformationIP1 5QD

IP15QD Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeIP1 5QD
Postal TownIpswich
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

IP15QD Postal District

Compass Postal District

IP1 5QD 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 5QD.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bramford0.8 miles SW
Great Blakenham1.8 miles N
Ipswich2.3 miles E
Burstall2.7 miles SW
Somersham3.2 miles NW
Baylham3.5 miles NW
Chattisham4 miles SW
Barking5.3 miles NW
Capel5.6 miles SW
Ashbocking5.6 miles NE
Aldham5.8 miles W
Burgh6.4 miles E
Bucklesham6.5 miles E
Bentley6.5 miles S
Nacton6.5 miles E
London66 miles SW
Glasgow333 miles NW
Edinburgh316 miles NW
Cardiff190 miles W
Liverpool193 miles W
Southampton136 miles SW
Saint Ives154 miles SW

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