ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
LA2 6LYLocal Map
Approximate address for LA2 6LY:
IntroductionLA2 6LY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA2 6LY postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA2 6LY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA2 6LY

What social class do the population of LA2 6LY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA2 6LY 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 LA2 6LY from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 83%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 40%Male
  • 60%Female

From the last census, 40% of people in LA26LY male, and 60% female. Women outnumber men in Halton-with-Aughton.


  • 30%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 30% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA2 6LY is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 93.5%WORKING

2.6% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for LA2 6LY

Discover LA2 6LY

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LA2 6LY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA2 6LY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA2 6LY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA2 6LY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA2 6LY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA2 6LY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA2 6LY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA26LY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA2 6LY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA2 6LY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA2 6LY

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA2 6LY.

Travel around LA2 6LY

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 LA2 6LY

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 LA2 6LY area.

Taxis near LA2 6LY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA2 6LY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA2 6LY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA2 6LY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA2 6LY.

What's on near LA2 6LY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA2 6LY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA2 6LY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA2 6LY.

Hotels near LA2 6LY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA2 6LY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA2 6LY

Local Amenities

Banks near LA2 6LY


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA2 6LY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA2 6LY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA2 6LY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA2 6LY



The nearest schools in the LA2 6LY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA2 6LY

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 LA2 6LY

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 LA2 6LY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA2 6LY.

Emergencies in LA2 6LY

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 LA2 6LY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA2 6LY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA2 6LY

Essential InformationLA2 6LY

LA26LY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA2 6LY
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

LA26LY Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA2 6LY 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 LA2 6LY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Caton2 miles E
Carnforth2.7 miles N
Lancaster2.9 miles W
Morecambe3.6 miles W
Claughton3.9 miles E
Hornby5.5 miles E
Heysham6.3 miles W
Silverdale6.5 miles NW
Galgate6.6 miles S
Wray6.6 miles E
Wennington7.8 miles E
Arnside7.8 miles NW
Tunstall8.3 miles E
Beetham8.5 miles N
Tarnbrook8.8 miles SE
London211 miles SE
Glasgow134 miles NW
Edinburgh130 miles N
Cardiff179 miles S
Liverpool47 miles S
Southampton227 miles SE
Saint Ives228 miles S

Blackpool's Livewire Festival cancelled due to 'investor issues'

Organisers say they "explored every avenue" to keep Blackpool's Livewire Festival on.

BBC News

Andy Fleming: Morecambe midfielder forced to retire through injury

Morecambe midfielder Andy Fleming is forced to retire at the age of 31 because of a serious knee injury.

BBC News

Volunteer Police Cadets (Lancashire Constabulary)

Are you or do you know anyone between 13 – 18 years old?IF YES, then why not sign up for the Volunteer Police Cadets?The cadet scheme is open to young people aged 13-18 and will enable you to&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary


Dear Sir or madam We wanted to let you know that, after extensive damage to the fixed camera on the A681 Newchurch Road in Stacksteads last year, the Lancashire Road Safety Partnership is arranging to&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Vehicle Crime (Lancashire Constabulary)

Recently there has been a vehicle stolen from the watery lane area of Darwen. Please ensure you lock your vehicle securley and remove any items of value eg- tools ect.If you notice anything suspicious&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Jack Bond: Former Lancashire captain dies aged 87

Former Lancashire captain Jack Bond, who led the team to five limited-overs trophies, dies at the age of 87.

BBC News

BURGLARY IN PADIHAM (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam We're appealing for witnesses after a burglary at the home of a 69-year-old woman in Padiham.At about 11.15pm on Tuesday 25th June 2019, the victim answered the door of her home on D&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Volunteer Police Cadets (Lancashire Constabulary)

Are you or do you know anyone between 13 – 18 years old?IF YES, then why not sign up for the Volunteer Police Cadets?The cadet scheme is open to young people aged 13-18 and will enable you to&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more