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IntroductionLE5 6JJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE5 6JJ postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE5 6JJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE5 6JJ

What social class do the population of LE5 6JJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE5 6JJ 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 6JJ from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45.5%Male
  • 54.5%Female

From the last census, 45.5% of people in LE56JJ male, and 54.5% female. Women outnumber men in Evington.


  • 27%AB
  • 42%C2/C2
  • 30%DE

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


  • 22%SINGLE
  • 63%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE5 6JJ is 22%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.


  • 36%WHITE
  • 64%NON-WHITE

36% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 86.8%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 LE5 6JJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE5 6JJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE5 6JJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE5 6JJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE5 6JJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE5 6JJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE5 6JJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE56JJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE5 6JJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE5 6JJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE5 6JJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE5 6JJ.

Travel around LE5 6JJ

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 LE5 6JJ

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 LE5 6JJ area.

Taxis near LE5 6JJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near LE5 6JJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LE5 6JJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE5 6JJ.

What's on near LE5 6JJ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near LE5 6JJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE5 6JJ.

Hotels near LE5 6JJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE5 6JJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE5 6JJ

Local Amenities

Banks near LE5 6JJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE5 6JJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE5 6JJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE5 6JJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE5 6JJ



The nearest schools in the LE5 6JJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE5 6JJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres LE5 6JJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in LE5 6JJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE5 6JJ.

Emergencies in LE5 6JJ

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 LE5 6JJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE5 6JJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE5 6JJ

Essential InformationLE5 6JJ

LE56JJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE5 6JJ
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

LE56JJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE5 6JJ 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 6JJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Thurnby1.1 miles E
Great Stretton2.4 miles SE
Belgrave3 miles NW
Leicester3.3 miles W
Wigston3.5 miles SW
Little Stretton3.8 miles SE
Syston4 miles N
Queniboro4.1 miles N
Hungerton4.1 miles E
Burton Overy4.7 miles SE
Illston5.3 miles E
Billesdon5.5 miles E
Thurcaston5.6 miles NW
Barsby6 miles NE
Rothley6.1 miles NW
London88 miles SE
Glasgow254 miles NW
Edinburgh244 miles NW
Cardiff121 miles SW
Liverpool97 miles NW
Southampton120 miles S
Saint Ives128 miles S

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