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IntroductionLA8 9HT

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA8 9HT postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA8 9HT, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA8 9HT

What social class do the population of LA8 9HT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA8 9HT 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 9HT from the Census 2011.


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 54.5%Male
  • 45.5%Female

From the last census, 54.5% of people in LA89HT male, and 45.5% female. Men outnumber women in Staveley-in-Westmorland.


  • 27%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

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


  • 25%SINGLE
  • 54%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA8 9HT is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 93.4%WORKING

2.6% 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 9HT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA8 9HT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA8 9HT, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA8 9HT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA8 9HT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA8 9HT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA8 9HT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA89HT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA8 9HT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA8 9HT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA8 9HT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA8 9HT.

Travel around LA8 9HT

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 9HT

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 9HT area.

Taxis near LA8 9HT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA8 9HT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA8 9HT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA8 9HT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA8 9HT.

What's on near LA8 9HT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA8 9HT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA8 9HT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA8 9HT.

Hotels near LA8 9HT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA8 9HT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA8 9HT

Local Amenities

Banks near LA8 9HT


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA8 9HT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA8 9HT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA8 9HT postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA8 9HT



The nearest schools in the LA8 9HT area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA8 9HT

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 9HT

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 9HT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA8 9HT.

Emergencies in LA8 9HT

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 9HT



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA8 9HT. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA8 9HT


Essential InformationLA8 9HT

LA89HT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA8 9HT
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA89HT Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA8 9HT 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 9HT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Windermere3 miles W
Bowness On Windermere3 miles W
Kendal4.8 miles E
Kendall4.8 miles E
Bowland Bridge5.5 miles S
Ambleside6.3 miles NW
Rydal7.6 miles NW
Levens8 miles SE
Coniston9 miles W
Heversham9.3 miles SE
Crooklands10.1 miles SE
Milnthorpe10.4 miles SE
Torver10.5 miles W
Haverthwaite11.2 miles SW
Beetham11.5 miles SE
London230 miles SE
Glasgow116 miles NW
Edinburgh111 miles N
Cardiff198 miles S
Liverpool66 miles S
Southampton247 miles SE
Saint Ives248 miles S

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