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IntroductionLA22 9RW

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

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

DemographicsLA22 9RW

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


  • 12%Children
  • 89%Adults

12% 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 LA229RW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ambleside and Grasmere.


  • 23%AB
  • 63%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

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


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA22 9RW is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 95%WORKING

1.2% 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 9RW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA22 9RW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in LA22 9RW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA22 9RW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

LA22 9RW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA229RW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA22 9RW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near LA22 9RW

Travel & Transport

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

Travel around LA22 9RW

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 9RW

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 9RW area.

Taxis near LA22 9RW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near LA22 9RW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA22 9RW


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

What's on near LA22 9RW

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near LA22 9RW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near LA22 9RW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information LA22 9RW

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA22 9RW


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

Banks near LA22 9RW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near LA22 9RW



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

Schools near LA22 9RW

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 9RW

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 9RW


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in LA22 9RW

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 9RW



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

Libraries in LA22 9RW

Essential InformationLA22 9RW

LA229RW Postcode Breakdown

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

LA229RW Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA22 9RW 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 9RW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wythburn2.3 miles N
Rydal2.8 miles SE
Ambleside4.1 miles SE
Rosthwaite5.7 miles NW
Coniston7.3 miles S
Windermere8.1 miles SE
Bowness On Windermere8.1 miles SE
Torver9.9 miles SW
Keswick9.9 miles NW
Braithwaite10.4 miles NW
Buttermere10.9 miles W
Boot11.1 miles W
Beckfoot12.2 miles W
Bowland Bridge13.9 miles SE
Kendall15 miles E
London240 miles SE
Glasgow106 miles NW
Edinburgh103 miles N
Cardiff205 miles S
Liverpool73 miles S
Southampton256 miles SE
Saint Ives257 miles S

Josh Johnson: Salford Red Devils sign prop from Barrow Raiders

Salford Red Devils sign ex-Hull KR and Huddersfield prop Josh Johnson from Championship side Barrow Raiders.

BBC News


Cumbria Trading Standards are warning residents in the Furness area about doorstep callers offering to carry out roofing and building repairs. Consumers should be extremely cautious when approached &hellip

Cumbria Police

Ulverston Bringing Communities Meeting Wednesday 15 th of May 2019 (Cumbria Police)

  Please find attached the agenda and minutes for the UBCT meeting.  ULVERSTON “BRINGING COMMUNITIES TOGETHER” (Agenda)   Meeting on Wednesday 15th May 2019Ul&hellip

Cumbria Police

England Cricket World Cup: Ben Stokes' parents on victory

Ben Stokes' parents Gerard and Deb said the cup final had been an emotional day for the family.

BBC News

Theft from shop Shap (Cumbria Police)

On 24/04/2019 at around 19:30 there was a theft of goods from a shop in Shap, 2  males described as black entered the store  and another male remained in the vehicle - BK51 EKA  a silve&hellip

Cumbria Police

Jobs under threat as Border Cars faces closure

More than 200 staff are employed by Border Cars across south west Scotland and Cumbria.

BBC News

Theft from Shap Co-op (Cumbria Police)

There has been a further report of theft from Shap Co-op, 26/04/2019. At around 19:30, 3 males described as Asian ethnicity entered the store and took goods.  It is believed that they then left i&hellip

Cumbria Police

Trading Standards Community Messages (Cumbria County Council)

With effect from 31 May 2019, we will no longer be issuing messages on Cumbria Community Messaging, via Neighbourhood Alert.  If you wish to remain on this neighbourhood alert system you will con&hellip

Cumbria Police

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