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IntroductionLS16 7BQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LS16 7BQ postcode area in Leeds.

We've got loads of statistics for LS16 7BQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLS16 7BQ

What social class do the population of LS16 7BQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LS16 7BQ in Leeds, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about LS16 7BQ from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LS167BQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Weetwood.


  • 34%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 34% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LS16 7BQ is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.9%WORKING

1.5% 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


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LS16 7BQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LS16 7BQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LS16 7BQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LS16 7BQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LS16 7BQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LS16 7BQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LS16 7BQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LS167BQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LS16 7BQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LS16 7BQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LS16 7BQ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LS16 7BQ.

Travel around LS16 7BQ

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 LS16 7BQ

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 LS16 7BQ area.

Taxis near LS16 7BQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LS16 7BQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LS16 7BQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LS16 7BQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LS16 7BQ.

What's on near LS16 7BQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LS16 7BQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LS16 7BQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LS16 7BQ.

Hotels near LS16 7BQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LS16 7BQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LS16 7BQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near LS16 7BQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LS16 7BQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LS16 7BQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LS16 7BQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LS16 7BQ



The nearest schools in the LS16 7BQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LS16 7BQ

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 LS16 7BQ

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 LS16 7BQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LS16 7BQ.

Emergencies in LS16 7BQ

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 LS16 7BQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LS16 7BQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LS16 7BQ


Essential InformationLS16 7BQ

LS167BQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLS16 7BQ
Postal TownLeeds
Ward Name
CountyWest Yorkshire
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

LS167BQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LS16 7BQ postcode is located in the postal town of Leeds. Leeds 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 LS16 7BQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Horsforth1.2 miles SW
Rawdon2.1 miles W
Yeadon2.1 miles NW
Adel2.3 miles E
Bramhope2.4 miles N
Poole3.5 miles N
Leeds3.8 miles SE
Farsley3.8 miles SW
Guiseley4 miles W
Otley4.3 miles NW
Moortown4.3 miles E
Leathley4.8 miles N
Pudsey4.9 miles SW
Farnley5 miles NW
Menston5.1 miles W
London175 miles SE
Glasgow171 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff176 miles SW
Liverpool64 miles W
Southampton204 miles S
Saint Ives209 miles S

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