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IntroductionLA12 8HJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA12 8HJ postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA12 8HJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA12 8HJ

What social class do the population of LA12 8HJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA12 8HJ in Lancaster, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about LA12 8HJ from the Census 2011.


  • 11%Children
  • 88%Adults

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


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LA128HJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Hawkshead.


  • 23%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA12 8HJ is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 100%WHITE

100% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 95.7%WORKING

1.5% 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 LA12 8HJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA12 8HJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA12 8HJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA12 8HJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA12 8HJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA12 8HJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA12 8HJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA128HJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA12 8HJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA12 8HJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA12 8HJ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA12 8HJ.

Travel around LA12 8HJ

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 LA12 8HJ

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 LA12 8HJ area.

Taxis near LA12 8HJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA12 8HJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA12 8HJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA12 8HJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA12 8HJ.

What's on near LA12 8HJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA12 8HJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA12 8HJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA12 8HJ.

Hotels near LA12 8HJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA12 8HJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA12 8HJ

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA12 8HJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA12 8HJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA12 8HJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA12 8HJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA12 8HJ



The nearest schools in the LA12 8HJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA12 8HJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres LA12 8HJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LA12 8HJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA12 8HJ.

Emergencies in LA12 8HJ

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 LA12 8HJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA12 8HJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA12 8HJ

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Essential InformationLA12 8HJ

LA128HJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA12 8HJ
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
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Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA128HJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA12 8HJ postcode is located in the postal town of Lancaster. Lancaster 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 LA12 8HJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Haverthwaite3.4 miles SE
Torver4.4 miles NW
Ulverston5.9 miles SW
Ulverstone5.9 miles SW
Coniston6.1 miles N
Bowland Bridge6.5 miles E
Windermere7.9 miles NE
Bowness On Windermere7.9 miles NE
Grange8.4 miles SE
Ambleside10 miles N
Hodbarrow10 miles SW
Dalton10.2 miles SW
Millom10.6 miles W
Levens10.7 miles E
Arnside10.8 miles E
London230 miles SE
Glasgow117 miles NW
Edinburgh116 miles N
Cardiff192 miles S
Liverpool60 miles S
Southampton244 miles SE
Saint Ives244 miles S

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