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IntroductionLA22 9BZ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA22 9BZ postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA22 9BZ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA22 9BZ

What social class do the population of LA22 9BZ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA22 9BZ 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 LA22 9BZ from the Census 2011.


  • 15%Children
  • 86%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LA229BZ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ambleside and Grasmere.


  • 18%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 40%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA22 9BZ is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 63%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.6%WORKING

1.9% 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 LA22 9BZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA22 9BZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA22 9BZ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA22 9BZ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA22 9BZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA22 9BZ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA22 9BZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA229BZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA22 9BZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA22 9BZ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA22 9BZ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA22 9BZ.

Travel around LA22 9BZ

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 LA22 9BZ

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 LA22 9BZ area.

Taxis near LA22 9BZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA22 9BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA22 9BZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA22 9BZ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA22 9BZ.

What's on near LA22 9BZ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA22 9BZ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA22 9BZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA22 9BZ.

Hotels near LA22 9BZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA22 9BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA22 9BZ

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA22 9BZ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA22 9BZ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA22 9BZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA22 9BZ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA22 9BZ



The nearest schools in the LA22 9BZ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA22 9BZ

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 LA22 9BZ

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 LA22 9BZ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA22 9BZ.

Emergencies in LA22 9BZ

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 LA22 9BZ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA22 9BZ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA22 9BZ


Essential InformationLA22 9BZ

LA229BZ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA22 9BZ
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA229BZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA22 9BZ 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 LA22 9BZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Rydal0.9 miles W
Ambleside1.1 miles S
Windermere4.9 miles SE
Bowness On Windermere4.9 miles SE
Wythburn5.5 miles NW
Coniston6.2 miles SW
Torver8.8 miles SW
Rosthwaite9 miles NW
Bowland Bridge10.7 miles SE
Kendal11.7 miles E
Kendall11.7 miles E
Boot12.5 miles W
Keswick13.2 miles NW
Beckfoot13.4 miles W
Braithwaite13.7 miles NW
London237 miles SE
Glasgow109 miles NW
Edinburgh105 miles N
Cardiff203 miles S
Liverpool70 miles S
Southampton253 miles SE
Saint Ives254 miles S

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