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IntroductionKY2 6SW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the KY2 6SW postcode area in Kirkcaldy.

We've got loads of statistics for KY2 6SW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsKY2 6SW

What social class do the population of KY2 6SW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is KY2 6SW in Kirkcaldy, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about KY2 6SW from the Census 2011.


  • 0%Children
  • 0%Adults

0% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 0% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in KY26SW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Kirkcaldy North .


  • 0%AB
  • 0%C2/C2
  • 0%DE

According to census records, 0% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 0%SINGLE

The percentage of people who are married in KY2 6SW is 0%. Single and 'other' people is 0%.


  • 0%WHITE

0% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 100%WORKING

0% 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 KY2 6SW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

KY2 6SW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around KY2 6SW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in KY2 6SW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

KY2 6SW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around KY2 6SW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

KY2 6SW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area KY26SW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in KY2 6SW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the KY2 6SW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near KY2 6SW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to KY2 6SW.

Travel around KY2 6SW

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 KY2 6SW

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 KY2 6SW area.

Taxis near KY2 6SW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near KY2 6SW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near KY2 6SW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near KY2 6SW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around KY2 6SW.

What's on near KY2 6SW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near KY2 6SW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near KY2 6SW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area KY2 6SW.

Hotels near KY2 6SW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near KY2 6SW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information KY2 6SW

Local Amenities

Banks near KY2 6SW


Find the nearest bank or building society in KY2 6SW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near KY2 6SW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the KY2 6SW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near KY2 6SW



The nearest schools in the KY2 6SW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near KY2 6SW

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 KY2 6SW

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 KY2 6SW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near KY2 6SW.

Emergencies in KY2 6SW

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 KY2 6SW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around KY2 6SW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in KY2 6SW

Essential InformationKY2 6SW

KY26SW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeKY2 6SW
Postal TownKirkcaldy
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area Classification

KY26SW Postal District

Compass Postal District

KY2 6SW postcode is located in the postal town of Kirkcaldy. Kirkcaldy 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 KY2 6SW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kirkcaldy1.6 miles SE
Cardenden2.2 miles W
Kinglassie2.7 miles NW
Thornton2.8 miles NE
Pathhead2.9 miles SE
Glenrothes4.5 miles N
Leslie4.6 miles N
Kinghorn4.8 miles SE
East Wemyss5 miles E
Ballingry5.5 miles W
Burntisland6.1 miles S
Cowdenbeath6.2 miles W
Buckhaven6.5 miles E
Freuchie7 miles N
Kennoway7.1 miles E
London347 miles SE
Glasgow46 miles W
Edinburgh13 miles S
Cardiff320 miles S
Liverpool188 miles S
Southampton370 miles S
Saint Ives371 miles S

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