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The LA2 postcode area is located in the Lancaster postcode town region, within the county of Lancashire, and contains a total of 1094 individual postcodes.
There are 16 electoral wards in the LA2 postcode area, including Ambleside, Askam-In-Furness, Barrow-In-Furness, Broughton-In-Furness, Carnforth, Coniston, Dalton-In-Furness, Grange-Over-Sands, Kendal, Kirkby-In-Furness, Lancaster, Millom, Milnthorpe, Morecambe, Sedbergh, Ulverston, Windermere, which come under the local authority of the Lancaster Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 31% of people in LA2 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of LA2 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.
14% of people in LA2 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 31% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
LA2 is located in the county of Lancashire, in England.
Lancashire has a total population of 1,485,000, making it the 8th largest county in the UK.
Lancashire has a total area of 1187 square miles, and a population density of 482 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
LA2 Electoral Wards
The postal region of LA2, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Lancaster 017|
|LSOA Name||Lancaster 017F|
|Area Classification||Urban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)|
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.
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Local News Lancashire
Accrington Stanley: Untidy players to clean up for rugby league side Salford
Accrington players will clean up for rugby league side Salford after leaving their dressing room untidy following a friendly against Marseille.BBC News
UPDATE: Section 60 powers in place in Fleetwood (Lancashire Constabulary)
Dear Sir or madam We'd like to update you following Section 60 powers being put in place in Fleetwood yesterday.Overnight officers out and about in the town stopped 15 people and a boy aged 16 was arr&hellipLancashire Constabulary
Peter Crouch retires: Ex-England, Liverpool, Tottenham & Burnley striker ends playing career
Former England and Liverpool forward Peter Crouch announces the end of his playing career at the age of 38.BBC News
Accrington Stanley: Zaine Francis-Angol joins on one-year deal
Accrington Stanley sign full-back Zaine Francis-Angol on a free transfer after he left AFC Fylde.BBC News
Mobile exhibition raises awareness of Modern Day Slavery (Lancashire Constabulary)
Dear Sir or madam A mobile exhibition raising awareness about human trafficking and modern day slavery will be in Ormskirk centre on Saturday 29 June.The event will take place from 10am to 2pm and has&hellipLancashire Constabulary
SCAM ALERT BLACKBURN (Lancashire Constabulary)
Dear Sir or madam Phone scammers have once again been targeting older people in Blackburn. We had a report yesterday, Wednesday, 26 June, from a bank saying a customer had come in and was very upset. &hellipLancashire Constabulary
Colby Bishop: Accrington Stanley sign Leamington striker
Accrington Stanley sign Leamington striker Colby Bishop on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.BBC News
Lancaster-Morecambe cycle track (Lancashire Constabulary)
Dear Sir or madam We are carrying out a survey about the Lancaster-Morecambe cycle track to establish the volume of crime and anti-social behaviour and how safe the public feel using the cycle track. &hellipLancashire Constabulary
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