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IntroductionKY6 1AW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the KY6 1AW postcode area in Kirkcaldy.

We've got loads of statistics for KY6 1AW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsKY6 1AW

What social class do the population of KY6 1AW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is KY6 1AW 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 KY6 1AW 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 KY61AW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Glenrothes West and Kinglassie .


  • 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 KY6 1AW 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 KY6 1AW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

KY6 1AW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around KY6 1AW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in KY6 1AW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

KY6 1AW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around KY6 1AW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

KY6 1AW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area KY61AW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in KY6 1AW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the KY6 1AW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near KY6 1AW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to KY6 1AW.

Travel around KY6 1AW

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 KY6 1AW

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 KY6 1AW area.

Taxis near KY6 1AW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near KY6 1AW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near KY6 1AW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near KY6 1AW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around KY6 1AW.

What's on near KY6 1AW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near KY6 1AW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near KY6 1AW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area KY6 1AW.

Hotels near KY6 1AW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near KY6 1AW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information KY6 1AW

Local Amenities

Banks near KY6 1AW


Find the nearest bank or building society in KY6 1AW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near KY6 1AW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the KY6 1AW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near KY6 1AW



The nearest schools in the KY6 1AW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near KY6 1AW

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 KY6 1AW

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 KY6 1AW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near KY6 1AW.

Emergencies in KY6 1AW

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 KY6 1AW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around KY6 1AW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in KY6 1AW

Essential InformationKY6 1AW

KY61AW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeKY6 1AW
Postal TownKirkcaldy
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area Classification

KY61AW Postal District

Compass Postal District

KY6 1AW 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 KY6 1AW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Glenrothes0.4 miles NE
Leslie1.2 miles W
Thornton2.5 miles SE
Kinglassie2.6 miles SW
Freuchie3 miles NE
Falkland3.8 miles N
Kingskettle4.7 miles NE
Cardenden4.9 miles SW
Kennoway5.3 miles E
Ladybank5.4 miles NE
Kirkcaldy5.5 miles S
East Wemyss5.6 miles E
Strathmiglo5.8 miles NW
Auchtermuchty6.2 miles N
Buckhaven6.3 miles E
London350 miles SE
Glasgow48 miles W
Edinburgh17 miles S
Cardiff324 miles S
Liverpool192 miles S
Southampton374 miles S
Saint Ives375 miles S

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