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IntroductionLE2 1QJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE2 1QJ postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE2 1QJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE2 1QJ

What social class do the population of LE2 1QJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE2 1QJ 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 LE2 1QJ from the Census 2011.


  • 27%Children
  • 74%Adults

27% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.


  • 56.5%Male
  • 43.5%Female

From the last census, 56.5% of people in LE21QJ male, and 43.5% female. Men outnumber women in Stoneygate.


  • 9%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 40%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 53%SINGLE
  • 37%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE2 1QJ is 53%. Single and 'other' people is 47%.


  • 28%WHITE
  • 74%NON-WHITE

28% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 51.9%WORKING

13.8% 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 LE2 1QJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE2 1QJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE2 1QJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE2 1QJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE2 1QJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE2 1QJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE2 1QJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE21QJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE2 1QJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE2 1QJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE2 1QJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE2 1QJ.

Travel around LE2 1QJ

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 LE2 1QJ

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 LE2 1QJ area.

Taxis near LE2 1QJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LE2 1QJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LE2 1QJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LE2 1QJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE2 1QJ.

What's on near LE2 1QJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LE2 1QJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LE2 1QJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE2 1QJ.

Hotels near LE2 1QJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE2 1QJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE2 1QJ

Local Amenities

Banks near LE2 1QJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE2 1QJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE2 1QJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE2 1QJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE2 1QJ



The nearest schools in the LE2 1QJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE2 1QJ

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 LE2 1QJ

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 LE2 1QJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE2 1QJ.

Emergencies in LE2 1QJ

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 LE2 1QJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE2 1QJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE2 1QJ

Essential InformationLE2 1QJ

LE21QJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE2 1QJ
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

LE21QJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE2 1QJ 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 LE2 1QJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Leicester1.1 miles W
Belgrave1.7 miles N
Wigston3 miles S
Thurnby3.3 miles E
Great Stretton4.3 miles E
Thurcaston4.3 miles NW
Syston4.4 miles NE
Kirby Muxloe4.5 miles W
Enderby4.8 miles SW
Ketteringham5.1 miles SW
Queniboro5.1 miles NE
Rothley5.2 miles N
Little Stretton5.5 miles E
Newtown Limford5.9 miles W
Swithland6 miles NW
London89 miles SE
Glasgow253 miles NW
Edinburgh244 miles NW
Cardiff119 miles SW
Liverpool95 miles NW
Southampton120 miles S
Saint Ives128 miles S

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