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IntroductionLA9 4BW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA9 4BW postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA9 4BW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA9 4BW

What social class do the population of LA9 4BW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA9 4BW 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 LA9 4BW from the Census 2011.


  • 13%Children
  • 87%Adults

13% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 73.7%Male
  • 26.3%Female

From the last census, 73.7% of people in LA94BW male, and 26.3% female. Men outnumber women in Kendal Fell.


  • 28%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 37%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA9 4BW is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.4%WORKING

2.7% 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 LA9 4BW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA9 4BW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA9 4BW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA9 4BW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA9 4BW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA9 4BW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA9 4BW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA94BW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA9 4BW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA9 4BW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA9 4BW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA9 4BW.

Travel around LA9 4BW

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 LA9 4BW

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 LA9 4BW area.

Taxis near LA9 4BW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA9 4BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA9 4BW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA9 4BW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA9 4BW.

What's on near LA9 4BW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA9 4BW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA9 4BW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA9 4BW.

Hotels near LA9 4BW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA9 4BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA9 4BW

Local Amenities

Banks near LA9 4BW


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA9 4BW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA9 4BW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA9 4BW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA9 4BW



The nearest schools in the LA9 4BW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA9 4BW

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 LA9 4BW

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 LA9 4BW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA9 4BW.

Emergencies in LA9 4BW

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 LA9 4BW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA9 4BW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA9 4BW

Essential InformationLA9 4BW

LA94BW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA9 4BW
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA94BW Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA9 4BW 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 LA9 4BW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kendal1 miles S
Kendall1 miles S
Levens5.8 miles S
Bowland Bridge6.4 miles W
Heversham6.8 miles S
Crooklands6.8 miles S
Windermere7.3 miles W
Bowness On Windermere7.3 miles W
Milnthorpe7.9 miles S
Lupton8.5 miles SE
Beetham9 miles S
Millthrop9.3 miles E
Sedbergh9.3 miles E
Ambleside10.7 miles NW
Barbon10.7 miles SE
London226 miles SE
Glasgow119 miles NW
Edinburgh113 miles N
Cardiff197 miles S
Liverpool64 miles S
Southampton244 miles SE
Saint Ives245 miles S

Make Yourself Heard (Cumbria Police)

Do you need urgent Police attendance but can't speak to due to fear of danger? Are you hard of hearing or do you struggle to communicate using speech?The 999 55 system allows you to get urgent h&hellip

Cumbria Police

Fresh push for Scotland-England border 'Star of Caledonia' landmark

Hopes of a landmark sculpture near to the border remain, nearly five years after it missed out on funding.

BBC News


Cumbria Trading Standards are warning residents in the Furness area about doorstep callers offering to carry out roofing and building repairs. Consumers should be extremely cautious when approached &hellip

Cumbria Police

Racially aggravated offence Richmond croft Workington (Cumbria Police)

This is a message from Cumbria Constabulary.The purpose of this message is to inform you that there was a racially aggravated offence at Richmond croft Workington, at approximately 21:15 on Saturday&hellip

Cumbria Police

Body washed up on Isle of Man beach 'likely drowned'

Edwin Parsons of Cumbria died of "suspected drowning", an inquest at Douglas Courthouse hears.

BBC News

Theft from shop Shap (Cumbria Police)

On 24/04/2019 at around 19:30 there was a theft of goods from a shop in Shap, 2  males described as black entered the store  and another male remained in the vehicle - BK51 EKA  a silve&hellip

Cumbria Police

Cumbrian farm launches horse meditation sessions

Katherine Beaumont devised the relaxation workshops after suffering a riding injury.

BBC News


Cumbria Trading Standards are warning residents in Appleby and Carlisle areas about doorstep callers describing themselves as ex-offenders offering to sell cleaning products.  This comes fol&hellip

Cumbria Police

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