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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the KT2 5RQ postcode area in Kingston-upon-thames.

We've got loads of statistics for KT2 5RQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsKT2 5RQ

What social class do the population of KT2 5RQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is KT2 5RQ in Kingston-upon-thames, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about KT2 5RQ from the Census 2011.


  • 27%Children
  • 73%Adults

27% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 49.5%Male
  • 50.5%Female

From the last census, 49.5% of people in KT25RQ male, and 50.5% female. Women outnumber men in Tudor.


  • 45%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 11%DE

According to census records, 45% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 25%SINGLE
  • 62%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in KT2 5RQ is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 81%WHITE
  • 18%NON-WHITE

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


  • 88.8%WORKING

3.4% 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 KT2 5RQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

KT2 5RQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around KT2 5RQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in KT2 5RQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

KT2 5RQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around KT2 5RQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

KT2 5RQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area KT25RQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in KT2 5RQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the KT2 5RQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near KT2 5RQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to KT2 5RQ.

Travel around KT2 5RQ

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 KT2 5RQ

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 KT2 5RQ area.

Taxis near KT2 5RQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near KT2 5RQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near KT2 5RQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near KT2 5RQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around KT2 5RQ.

What's on near KT2 5RQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near KT2 5RQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near KT2 5RQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area KT2 5RQ.

Hotels near KT2 5RQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near KT2 5RQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information KT2 5RQ

Local Amenities

Banks near KT2 5RQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in KT2 5RQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near KT2 5RQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the KT2 5RQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near KT2 5RQ



The nearest schools in the KT2 5RQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near KT2 5RQ

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 KT2 5RQ

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 KT2 5RQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near KT2 5RQ.

Emergencies in KT2 5RQ

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 KT2 5RQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around KT2 5RQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in KT2 5RQ

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KT25RQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeKT2 5RQ
Postal TownKingston-upon-thames
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

KT25RQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

KT2 5RQ postcode is located in the postal town of Kingston-upon-thames. Kingston-upon-thames 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 KT2 5RQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Richmond Upon Thames0.3 miles N
Twickenham0.8 miles W
Strawberry Hill0.8 miles W
Kingston1.1 miles SE
Kingston Upon Thames1.1 miles SE
Richmond1.6 miles NE
Teddington1.7 miles W
New Malden2.3 miles E
Hampton Hill2.3 miles W
Roehampton2.6 miles E
Kew Gardens2.7 miles N
Malden2.9 miles SE
East Molesey2.9 miles SW
Isleworth3 miles NW
Surbiton3.1 miles S
London9 miles E
Glasgow341 miles NW
Edinburgh332 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool177 miles NW
Southampton60 miles SW
Saint Ives78 miles SW

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Nearly half of pregnant women in Surrey overweight or obese, potentially putting baby at risk

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Harry Shaw: Lewis Hamilton meets 'spirit angel' boy's parents

A fundraiser is launched in memory of Harry Shaw, who inspired the driver's Spanish Grand Prix win.

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Councillors reject controversial Tannery Lane development only to approve it seconds later after lawyer intervenes

The former Clockbarn Nursery site had been allocated for 60 houses, and almost 150 residents objected to the planned 75-home development

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Surrey Police is using horses to help tackle rural crime

One suspect caught was charged and pleaded guilty to committing offences against animals

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Cyclist, 17, punched in face and robbed by four teenagers near Woodham Lock

The gang stole the teenager's bank card and immediately ordered a Domino's pizza, police said

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South Western Railway workers to hold four-day strike

The stoppage in August and September is part of the long-running guards dispute.

BBC News

'A special little survivor': Kitten survives near-fatal dog bite to find new home in Ashford

Zoey was just 12 weeks old when she was brought to the RSPCA with a broken jaw and cheekbone

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