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IntroductionLA4 6RH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA4 6RH postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA4 6RH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA4 6RH

What social class do the population of LA4 6RH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA4 6RH 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 6RH from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 85%Adults

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


  • 42.9%Male
  • 57.1%Female

From the last census, 42.9% of people in LA46RH male, and 57.1% female. Women outnumber men in Torrisholme.


  • 23%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

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


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 49%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA4 6RH is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 98%WHITE

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


  • 92.2%WORKING

3.3% 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 6RH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA4 6RH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA4 6RH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA4 6RH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA4 6RH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA4 6RH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA4 6RH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA46RH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA4 6RH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA4 6RH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA4 6RH

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA4 6RH.

Travel around LA4 6RH

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 6RH

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 6RH area.

Taxis near LA4 6RH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA4 6RH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA4 6RH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA4 6RH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA4 6RH.

What's on near LA4 6RH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA4 6RH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA4 6RH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA4 6RH.

Hotels near LA4 6RH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA4 6RH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA4 6RH

Local Amenities

Banks near LA4 6RH


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA4 6RH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA4 6RH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA4 6RH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA4 6RH



The nearest schools in the LA4 6RH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA4 6RH

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 6RH

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LA4 6RH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA4 6RH.

Emergencies in LA4 6RH

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 6RH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA4 6RH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA4 6RH

Essential InformationLA4 6RH

LA46RH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA4 6RH
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

LA46RH Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA4 6RH 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 6RH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Lancaster0.1 miles E
Morecambe0.6 miles W
Heysham3.4 miles SW
Carnforth4.5 miles NE
Caton4.9 miles E
Galgate6.1 miles SE
Claughton7 miles E
Silverdale7 miles N
Cockerham8.1 miles S
Arnside8.1 miles N
Forton8.3 miles SE
Hornby8.5 miles E
Grange8.7 miles NW
Wray9.7 miles E
Beetham9.7 miles N
London212 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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Damage to police cars in Fleetwood (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Unfortunately two police cars were damaged by vandals last night (5 June) as they were attending a call on Forshaw Close in Fleetwood.The cars had their side and front windows smashe&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Section 60 in place in Blackpool (Lancashire Constabulary)

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Lancashire Constabulary

Promoting ITK (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam We're trying to encourage new members to sign up to the 'In the Know' system.'In the Know' is a fantastic resource to help your local policing team stay in touch with the local commu&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Stolen Vehicle Bilsborrow later recovered on Jepps Ave Barton (Lancashire Constabulary)

Sir or madam A Peugeot 2008 in White was stolen whilst being left insecure on Bilsborrow Lane at 18:30 hours on 19th May. After searching the area and no sightings at the time the vehicle was located &hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Murder investigation in Parbold (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Parbold are appealing for help to catch his killer. Police were called around 5.25pm on Wednesday, 1st May after a body was found&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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BBC News

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Morecambe's 40-year-old forward Kevin Ellison signs a new one-year deal with the League Two club.

BBC News

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