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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.


  • 21%Children
  • 78%Adults

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


  • 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.


  • 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%.


  • 30%SINGLE
  • 44%MARRIED

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


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 89.9%WORKING

5.5% 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 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


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

LA4 5UW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA4 5UW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA4 5UW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


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

Looking for job vacancies in the LA4 5UW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA4 5UW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA4 5UW.

Travel around LA4 5UW

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 LA4 5UW

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 LA4 5UW area.

Taxis near LA4 5UW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA4 5UW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA4 5UW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA4 5UW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA4 5UW.

What's on near LA4 5UW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA4 5UW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA4 5UW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Locate the nearest car parks near LA4 5UW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA4 5UW

Local Amenities

Banks near LA4 5UW


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA4 5UW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

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



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

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 LA4 5UW

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 LA4 5UW


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

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 LA4 5UW



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

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Essential InformationLA4 5UW

LA45UW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA4 5UW
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
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

Drug dealing (Lancashire Constabulary)

Good evening We have had reports from the community about drug dealing on and around Lee Street.We will be patrolling the area more often and I urge you to contact me or 101 with any information you t&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Morecambe: Stephen Robinson releases eight players, Cole Stockton extends stay

Morecambe boss Stephen Robinson releases eight players as striker Cole Stockton signs a new two-year contract.

BBC News

TASK FORCE (Lancashire Constabulary)

Afternoon,Sir or madam Your neighbourhood Task force will today be out and about in your area dealing with matters that the local community have raised as ongoing concerns and issues. Please feel free&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

ASB Patrol (Lancashire Constabulary)

Good evening Rossendale!We hope you are all keeping well. PCSO's are out and about in your local area, we will be around several spots which have been reported recently for experiencing anti-social be&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Ron Hill funeral: Guard of honour for running legend

Twenty-six runners line the funeral procession route to represent the 26 miles in a marathon.

BBC News

June 21: Delay lockdown lifting, urge local health leaders

The government is warned that unlocking in England on 21 June risks the country "going backwards".

BBC News

Tom Naylor: Wigan Athletic sign Portsmouth captain on three-year deal

Wigan agree to sign Portsmouth captain Tom Naylor on a three-year deal when his contract expires at the end of June.

BBC News

Covid: Burnley man, 82, returns to lollipop job after surviving virus

A lollipop man of 22 years returns to work after he became seriously ill with Covid in December.

BBC News

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Discrimination by Postcode

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