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IntroductionLA9 9SY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA9 9SY postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA9 9SY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA9 9SY

What social class do the population of LA9 9SY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA9 9SY 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 9SY 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.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LA99SY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men 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 9SY 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 9SY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA9 9SY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA9 9SY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA9 9SY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LA9 9SY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA9 9SY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA9 9SY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA99SY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA9 9SY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA9 9SY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA9 9SY

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA9 9SY.

Travel around LA9 9SY

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 9SY

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 9SY area.

Taxis near LA9 9SY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA9 9SY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA9 9SY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LA9 9SY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA9 9SY.

What's on near LA9 9SY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA9 9SY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA9 9SY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA9 9SY.

Hotels near LA9 9SY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA9 9SY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA9 9SY

Local Amenities

Banks near LA9 9SY


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA9 9SY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA9 9SY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA9 9SY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA9 9SY



The nearest schools in the LA9 9SY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA9 9SY

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 9SY

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 9SY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA9 9SY.

Emergencies in LA9 9SY

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 9SY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA9 9SY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA9 9SY

Essential InformationLA9 9SY

LA99SY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA9 9SY
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LA99SY Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA9 9SY 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 9SY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kendal0.7 miles S
Kendall0.7 miles S
Levens5.5 miles S
Bowland Bridge6.3 miles W
Heversham6.5 miles S
Crooklands6.6 miles S
Windermere7.4 miles W
Bowness On Windermere7.4 miles W
Milnthorpe7.7 miles S
Lupton8.3 miles SE
Beetham8.8 miles S
Millthrop9.3 miles E
Sedbergh9.3 miles E
Barbon10.5 miles SE
Arnside10.5 miles SW
London226 miles SE
Glasgow119 miles NW
Edinburgh114 miles N
Cardiff196 miles S
Liverpool64 miles S
Southampton244 miles SE
Saint Ives245 miles S

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