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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the KT2 7LR postcode area in Kingston-upon-thames.

We've got loads of statistics for KT2 7LR, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsKT2 7LR

What social class do the population of KT2 7LR belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is KT2 7LR 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 7LR from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 33.3%Male
  • 66.7%Female

From the last census, 33.3% of people in KT27LR male, and 66.7% female. Women outnumber men in Ham, Petersham and Richmond Riverside.


  • 44%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 44% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 36%SINGLE
  • 41%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in KT2 7LR is 36%. Single and 'other' people is 64%.


  • 83%WHITE
  • 18%NON-WHITE

83% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.7%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 KT2 7LR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

KT2 7LR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around KT2 7LR, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in KT2 7LR

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

KT2 7LR Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around KT2 7LR reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

KT2 7LR Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area KT27LR. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in KT2 7LR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the KT2 7LR area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near KT2 7LR

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to KT2 7LR.

Travel around KT2 7LR

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 7LR

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 7LR area.

Taxis near KT2 7LR

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near KT2 7LR, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near KT2 7LR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near KT2 7LR


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around KT2 7LR.

What's on near KT2 7LR

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near KT2 7LR, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near KT2 7LR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area KT2 7LR.

Hotels near KT2 7LR

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near KT2 7LR, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information KT2 7LR

Local Amenities

Banks near KT2 7LR


Find the nearest bank or building society in KT2 7LR. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near KT2 7LR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the KT2 7LR postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near KT2 7LR



The nearest schools in the KT2 7LR area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near KT2 7LR

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 7LR

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 7LR


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near KT2 7LR.

Emergencies in KT2 7LR

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 7LR



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around KT2 7LR. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in KT2 7LR

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KT27LR Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeKT2 7LR
Postal TownKingston-upon-thames
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

KT27LR Postal District

Compass Postal District

KT2 7LR 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 7LR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kingston Upon Thames0.7 miles SW
Kingston0.7 miles SW
Richmond Upon Thames1.2 miles W
New Malden1.3 miles E
Richmond1.7 miles N
Twickenham1.8 miles W
Strawberry Hill1.8 miles W
Roehampton2 miles NE
Malden2.1 miles SE
Barnes2.5 miles NE
Raynes Park2.6 miles SE
Teddington2.6 miles W
Wimbledon2.6 miles E
Kew Gardens2.8 miles N
Surbiton3.1 miles SW
London9 miles E
Glasgow341 miles NW
Edinburgh332 miles NW
Cardiff126 miles W
Liverpool178 miles NW
Southampton61 miles SW
Saint Ives79 miles SW

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