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IntroductionLA2 8NG

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA2 8NG postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA2 8NG, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA2 8NG

What social class do the population of LA2 8NG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA2 8NG 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 8NG from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 37.5%Male
  • 62.5%Female

From the last census, 37.5% of people in LA28NG male, and 62.5% female. Women outnumber men in Lower Lune Valley.


  • 36%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 36% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 60%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA2 8NG is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 100%WHITE

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


  • 91.8%WORKING

3.8% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LA2 8NG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA2 8NG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA2 8NG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA2 8NG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA2 8NG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA2 8NG reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA2 8NG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA28NG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA2 8NG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA2 8NG area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA2 8NG

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA2 8NG.

Travel around LA2 8NG

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 8NG

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 8NG area.

Taxis near LA2 8NG

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA2 8NG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA2 8NG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA2 8NG


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA2 8NG.

What's on near LA2 8NG

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA2 8NG, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA2 8NG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA2 8NG.

Hotels near LA2 8NG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA2 8NG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA2 8NG

Local Amenities

Banks near LA2 8NG


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA2 8NG. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA2 8NG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA2 8NG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA2 8NG



The nearest schools in the LA2 8NG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA2 8NG

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 8NG

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 8NG


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA2 8NG.

Emergencies in LA2 8NG

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 8NG



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA2 8NG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA2 8NG


Essential InformationLA2 8NG

LA28NG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA2 8NG
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

LA28NG Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA2 8NG 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 8NG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wennington1 miles NE
Hornby1.4 miles W
Wray1.5 miles S
Tunstall3.1 miles N
Claughton3.1 miles W
Whittington4.3 miles N
Higher Thrushgill4.6 miles SE
Leck5 miles NE
Caton5.5 miles W
Carnforth6.8 miles W
Newby Cave7.4 miles E
Barbon7.8 miles N
Lupton8.2 miles NW
Tarnbrook8.4 miles S
Clapham8.7 miles E
London209 miles SE
Glasgow136 miles NW
Edinburgh130 miles N
Cardiff182 miles S
Liverpool50 miles SW
Southampton228 miles SE
Saint Ives229 miles S

Police Community Support Officer - recruitment now open (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madamGreat news!Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) recruitment at Lancashire Constabulary is now live and will close for applications on 23rd September.If you are a confide&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Morecambe 0-1 Walsall

Stuart Sinclair's early goal gives Walsall a vital victory over fellow early-season strugglers Morecambe at the Globe Arena.

BBC News

England: James Anderson & Stuart Broad should not play together now - Michael Vaughan

Bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad should not play together for England in the future, says former captain Michael Vaughan.

BBC News

General Update of Goings On (Lancashire Constabulary)

Hello! Just a general update for the going's on in your area of Thornton-Cleveleys.There was a small spate of burglaries in the Thornton-Cleveleys area that resulted in high value property being stol&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Talk About Policing event - 18th September - 7pm North Euston Hotel (Police & Crime Commissioner)

This week on Wednesday 18th September I will be taking part in a Talk About Policing event in the Fleetwood area, hearing from residents about their priorities for Lancashire Constabulary.Running from&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Austwick drink-drive road sweeper Ariel Babiarz jailed

Ariel Babiarz drank nearly a litre of rum the night before two crashes forced cars off the road.

BBC News

Criminal Damage Incident (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Re: Criminal damage to a kitchen windowToday (13/09) a resident of Greystoke court on Clifton drive has woken up and noticed that his kitchen window has been smashed, the resident be&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Wycombe Wanderers 1-1 Accrington Stanley

Nick Freeman's second-half penalty rescues a point for Wycombe Wanderers in their draw with Accrington Stanley.

BBC News

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