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IntroductionLA8 8AE

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA8 8AE postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA8 8AE, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA8 8AE

What social class do the population of LA8 8AE belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA8 8AE 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 8AE from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 42.9%Male
  • 57.1%Female

From the last census, 42.9% of people in LA88AE male, and 57.1% female. Women outnumber men in Levens.


  • 37%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 11%DE

According to census records, 37% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 64%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA8 8AE is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 100%WHITE

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


  • 94.8%WORKING

1.1% 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 LA8 8AE, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA8 8AE Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA8 8AE, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA8 8AE

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA8 8AE Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA8 8AE reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA8 8AE Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA88AE. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA8 8AE

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA8 8AE area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA8 8AE

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA8 8AE.

Travel around LA8 8AE

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 LA8 8AE

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 LA8 8AE area.

Taxis near LA8 8AE

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA8 8AE, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA8 8AE

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA8 8AE


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA8 8AE.

What's on near LA8 8AE

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA8 8AE, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA8 8AE

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA8 8AE.

Hotels near LA8 8AE

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA8 8AE, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA8 8AE

Local Amenities

Banks near LA8 8AE


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA8 8AE. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA8 8AE

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA8 8AE postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA8 8AE



The nearest schools in the LA8 8AE area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA8 8AE

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 LA8 8AE

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 LA8 8AE


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA8 8AE.

Emergencies in LA8 8AE

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 8AE



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA8 8AE. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LA8 8AE

Essential InformationLA8 8AE

LA88AE Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA8 8AE
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA88AE Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA8 8AE 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 8AE.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Levens2.4 miles S
Kendal2.4 miles NE
Kendall2.4 miles NE
Heversham3.5 miles S
Crooklands4.2 miles SE
Bowland Bridge4.5 miles W
Milnthorpe4.7 miles S
Beetham5.8 miles S
Lupton6.3 miles SE
Arnside7.4 miles SW
Windermere8.2 miles NW
Bowness On Windermere8.2 miles NW
Silverdale8.3 miles S
Grange9.1 miles SW
Barbon9.5 miles E
London224 miles SE
Glasgow121 miles NW
Edinburgh116 miles N
Cardiff193 miles S
Liverpool61 miles S
Southampton241 miles SE
Saint Ives242 miles S

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