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IntroductionLE1 3SU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE1 3SU postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE1 3SU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE1 3SU

What social class do the population of LE1 3SU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE1 3SU in Leicester, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about LE1 3SU from the Census 2011.


  • 8%Children
  • 92%Adults

8% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 0% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in LE13SU male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in Castle.


  • 17%AB
  • 60%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 77%SINGLE
  • 15%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE1 3SU is 77%. Single and 'other' people is 23%.


  • 48%WHITE
  • 52%NON-WHITE

48% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 41.7%WORKING

5.6% 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 LE1 3SU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE1 3SU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE1 3SU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE1 3SU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE1 3SU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE1 3SU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE1 3SU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE13SU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE1 3SU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE1 3SU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE1 3SU

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE1 3SU.

Travel around LE1 3SU

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 LE1 3SU

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 LE1 3SU area.

Taxis near LE1 3SU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LE1 3SU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LE1 3SU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LE1 3SU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE1 3SU.

What's on near LE1 3SU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LE1 3SU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LE1 3SU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE1 3SU.

Hotels near LE1 3SU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE1 3SU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE1 3SU

Local Amenities

Banks near LE1 3SU


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE1 3SU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE1 3SU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE1 3SU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE1 3SU



The nearest schools in the LE1 3SU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE1 3SU

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 LE1 3SU

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 LE1 3SU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE1 3SU.

Emergencies in LE1 3SU

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 LE1 3SU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE1 3SU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE1 3SU

Essential InformationLE1 3SU

LE13SU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE1 3SU
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

LE13SU Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE1 3SU postcode is located in the postal town of Leicester. Leicester 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 LE1 3SU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Leicester0.4 miles SW
Belgrave1 miles NE
Thurcaston3.3 miles N
Wigston3.9 miles SE
Kirby Muxloe4 miles W
Syston4.1 miles NE
Thurnby4.2 miles E
Rothley4.3 miles N
Enderby4.8 miles SW
Newtown Limford4.8 miles W
Swithland4.9 miles NW
Queniboro5.1 miles NE
Great Stretton5.4 miles E
Ketteringham5.4 miles SW
Mountsorrel5.5 miles N
London90 miles SE
Glasgow252 miles NW
Edinburgh243 miles NW
Cardiff119 miles SW
Liverpool94 miles NW
Southampton121 miles S
Saint Ives128 miles S

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