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IntroductionLE5 1DQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE5 1DQ postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE5 1DQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE5 1DQ

What social class do the population of LE5 1DQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE5 1DQ 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 LE5 1DQ from the Census 2011.


  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 42.9%Male
  • 57.1%Female

From the last census, 42.9% of people in LE51DQ male, and 57.1% female. Women outnumber men in Humberstone and Hamilton.


  • 10%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 35%DE

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


  • 34%SINGLE
  • 46%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE5 1DQ is 34%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 74%WHITE
  • 27%NON-WHITE

74% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 83.9%WORKING

6.8% 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 LE5 1DQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE5 1DQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE5 1DQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE5 1DQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE5 1DQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE5 1DQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE5 1DQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE51DQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE5 1DQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near LE5 1DQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around LE5 1DQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near LE5 1DQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near LE5 1DQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near LE5 1DQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LE5 1DQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE5 1DQ.

What's on near LE5 1DQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near LE5 1DQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE5 1DQ.

Hotels near LE5 1DQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE5 1DQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE5 1DQ

Local Amenities

Banks near LE5 1DQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE5 1DQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE5 1DQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE5 1DQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE5 1DQ



The nearest schools in the LE5 1DQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE5 1DQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres LE5 1DQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LE5 1DQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE5 1DQ.

Emergencies in LE5 1DQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in LE5 1DQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE5 1DQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LE5 1DQ

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Essential InformationLE5 1DQ

LE51DQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE5 1DQ
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

LE51DQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE5 1DQ 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 LE5 1DQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Syston2.4 miles N
Belgrave2.4 miles W
Thurnby2.5 miles SE
Queniboro2.6 miles NE
Leicester3.3 miles W
Great Stretton3.8 miles SE
Hungerton3.9 miles E
Thurcaston4.5 miles NW
Ratcliffe On The Wreake4.7 miles N
Rothley4.7 miles NW
Rearsby4.8 miles N
Wigston4.9 miles SW
Sileby5 miles NW
Barsby5.1 miles E
Little Stretton5.2 miles SE
London89 miles SE
Glasgow252 miles NW
Edinburgh243 miles NW
Cardiff122 miles SW
Liverpool96 miles NW
Southampton122 miles S
Saint Ives130 miles S

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