ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
2POPULATION
1.9%UNEMPLOYED
65%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
32%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
LA8 0DWLocal Map
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IntroductionLA8 0DW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA8 0DW postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA8 0DW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA8 0DW

What social class do the population of LA8 0DW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA8 0DW 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 LA8 0DW from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LA80DW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Whinfell.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 32%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 22%SINGLE
  • 65%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA8 0DW is 22%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.

ETHNICITY

  • 100%WHITE
  • 0%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 93.3%WORKING
  • 1.9%UNEMPLOYED

1.9% 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 LA8 0DW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA8 0DW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA8 0DW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA8 0DW

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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LA8 0DW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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LA8 0DW 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 LA80DW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA8 0DW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near LA8 0DW

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around LA8 0DW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near LA8 0DW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near LA8 0DW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near LA8 0DW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA8 0DW

Events

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What's on near LA8 0DW

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near LA8 0DW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA8 0DW.

Hotels near LA8 0DW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information LA8 0DW

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA8 0DW

Banks

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Banks near LA8 0DW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA8 0DW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA8 0DW

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the LA8 0DW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA8 0DW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres LA8 0DW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LA8 0DW

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA8 0DW.

Emergencies in LA8 0DW

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 LA8 0DW

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA8 0DW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA8 0DW


NEIGHBOURHOOD REPORTS

Essential InformationLA8 0DW

LA80DW Postcode Breakdown

LAAREA8DISTRICT0SECTORDWUNIT
Full PostcodeLA8 0DW
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownLancaster
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyCumbria
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA80DW Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA8 0DW 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 LA8 0DW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kendal5.5 miles W
Kendall5.5 miles W
Millthrop5.5 miles E
Sedbergh5.5 miles E
Gawthrop9.3 miles E
Crooklands9.3 miles SW
Levens9.6 miles SW
Dent9.8 miles E
Lupton9.9 miles S
Barbon10.2 miles SE
Heversham10.2 miles SW
Milnthorpe11.2 miles SW
Bowland Bridge11.3 miles W
Windermere11.4 miles W
Bowness On Windermere11.4 miles W
London225 miles SE
Glasgow120 miles NW
Edinburgh112 miles N
Cardiff199 miles S
Liverpool67 miles S
Southampton245 miles S
Saint Ives246 miles S

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