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IntroductionLE4 5LQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE4 5LQ postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE4 5LQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE4 5LQ

What social class do the population of LE4 5LQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE4 5LQ 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 LE4 5LQ from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 13%Male
  • 87%Female

From the last census, 13% of people in LE45LQ male, and 87% female. Women outnumber men in Belgrave.


  • 10%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 50%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 43%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE4 5LQ is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 30%WHITE
  • 71%NON-WHITE

30% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 69.7%WORKING

20.6% 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 LE4 5LQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE4 5LQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE4 5LQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE4 5LQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE4 5LQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE4 5LQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE4 5LQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE45LQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE4 5LQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE4 5LQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE4 5LQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE4 5LQ.

Travel around LE4 5LQ

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 LE4 5LQ

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 LE4 5LQ area.

Taxis near LE4 5LQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LE4 5LQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LE4 5LQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LE4 5LQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE4 5LQ.

What's on near LE4 5LQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LE4 5LQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LE4 5LQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE4 5LQ.

Hotels near LE4 5LQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE4 5LQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE4 5LQ

Local Amenities

Banks near LE4 5LQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE4 5LQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE4 5LQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE4 5LQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE4 5LQ



The nearest schools in the LE4 5LQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE4 5LQ

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 LE4 5LQ

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 LE4 5LQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE4 5LQ.

Emergencies in LE4 5LQ

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 LE4 5LQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE4 5LQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE4 5LQ

Essential InformationLE4 5LQ

LE45LQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE4 5LQ
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

LE45LQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE4 5LQ 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 LE4 5LQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Belgrave0.5 miles SE
Leicester1.7 miles S
Thurcaston2.2 miles NW
Syston3 miles NE
Rothley3 miles N
Swithland4 miles NW
Queniboro4.1 miles E
Sileby4.3 miles N
Mountsorrel4.3 miles N
Thurnby4.6 miles E
Newtown Limford4.7 miles W
Ratcliffe On The Wreake4.8 miles NE
Kirby Muxloe4.8 miles SW
Wigston5.1 miles S
Woodhouse5.3 miles NW
London91 miles SE
Glasgow251 miles NW
Edinburgh241 miles NW
Cardiff120 miles SW
Liverpool94 miles NW
Southampton122 miles S
Saint Ives130 miles S

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