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IntroductionIP28 6US

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the IP28 6US postcode area in Ipswich.

We've got loads of statistics for IP28 6US, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsIP28 6US

What social class do the population of IP28 6US belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is IP28 6US 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 IP28 6US from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 79%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in IP286US male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Risby.


  • 26%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 19%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in IP28 6US is 19%. Single and 'other' people is 81%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.2%WORKING

3.7% 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 IP28 6US, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

IP28 6US Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around IP28 6US, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in IP28 6US

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

IP28 6US Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around IP28 6US reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

IP28 6US Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area IP286US. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in IP28 6US

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the IP28 6US area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near IP28 6US

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to IP28 6US.

Travel around IP28 6US

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 IP28 6US

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 IP28 6US area.

Taxis near IP28 6US

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near IP28 6US, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near IP28 6US

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near IP28 6US


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around IP28 6US.

What's on near IP28 6US

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near IP28 6US, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near IP28 6US

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area IP28 6US.

Hotels near IP28 6US

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near IP28 6US, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information IP28 6US

Local Amenities

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Banks near IP28 6US


Find the nearest bank or building society in IP28 6US. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near IP28 6US

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the IP28 6US postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near IP28 6US



The nearest schools in the IP28 6US area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near IP28 6US

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 IP28 6US

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 IP28 6US


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near IP28 6US.

Emergencies in IP28 6US

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 IP28 6US



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around IP28 6US. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in IP28 6US

Essential InformationIP28 6US

IP286US Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeIP28 6US
Postal TownIpswich
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

IP286US Postal District

Compass Postal District

IP28 6US 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 IP28 6US.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Lackford2.4 miles N
Barrow3.3 miles SW
Bury Saint Edmunds3.3 miles E
Wordwell4 miles NE
Ingham4 miles E
Chevington4.6 miles S
Gazeley5.4 miles W
Whepstead5.9 miles SE
Kennet6.1 miles W
Kennett6.1 miles W
Moulton6.8 miles W
Troston6.9 miles E
Ashley7.5 miles W
Great Welnetham7.8 miles SE
Lidgate7.8 miles SW
London62 miles SW
Glasgow311 miles NW
Edinburgh295 miles NW
Cardiff174 miles W
Liverpool170 miles W
Southampton130 miles SW
Saint Ives146 miles SW

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