ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
49POPULATION
5.5%UNEMPLOYED
44%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
4%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
LA4 5UWLocal Map
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IntroductionLA4 5UW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA4 5UW postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA4 5UW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA4 5UW

What social class do the population of LA4 5UW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA4 5UW 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 LA4 5UW from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 21%Children
  • 78%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 40.8%Male
  • 59.2%Female

From the last census, 40.8% of people in LA45UW male, and 59.2% female. Women outnumber men in Westgate.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 4%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 45%DE

According to census records, 4% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 30%SINGLE
  • 44%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA4 5UW is 30%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.

ETHNICITY

  • 99%WHITE
  • 1%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89.9%WORKING
  • 5.5%UNEMPLOYED

5.5% 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

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LA4 5UW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA4 5UW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA4 5UW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA4 5UW

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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LA4 5UW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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LA4 5UW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA45UW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA4 5UW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near LA4 5UW

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around LA4 5UW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near LA4 5UW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near LA4 5UW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near LA4 5UW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA4 5UW

Events

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What's on near LA4 5UW

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near LA4 5UW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA4 5UW.

Hotels near LA4 5UW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information LA4 5UW

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA4 5UW

Banks

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Banks near LA4 5UW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA4 5UW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA4 5UW

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the LA4 5UW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA4 5UW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres LA4 5UW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LA4 5UW

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA4 5UW.

Emergencies in LA4 5UW

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in LA4 5UW

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA4 5UW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA4 5UW

Essential InformationLA4 5UW

LA45UW Postcode Breakdown

LAAREA4DISTRICT5SECTORUWUNIT
Full PostcodeLA4 5UW
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownLancaster
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyLancashire
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

LA45UW Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA4 5UW 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 LA4 5UW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Morecambe0.1 miles NW
Lancaster0.6 miles E
Heysham3.1 miles SW
Carnforth4.8 miles NE
Caton5.3 miles E
Galgate6.3 miles SE
Silverdale7.1 miles N
Claughton7.4 miles E
Cockerham8.1 miles S
Arnside8.2 miles N
Forton8.4 miles SE
Grange8.6 miles N
Hornby9 miles E
Beetham9.8 miles NE
Wray10.1 miles E
London213 miles SE
Glasgow134 miles NW
Edinburgh131 miles N
Cardiff178 miles S
Liverpool45 miles S
Southampton228 miles SE
Saint Ives228 miles S

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