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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE65 1WQ postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE65 1WQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE65 1WQ

What social class do the population of LE65 1WQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE65 1WQ 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 LE65 1WQ from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LE651WQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ashby Ivanhoe.


  • 33%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE65 1WQ is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.6%WORKING

3.1% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LE65 1WQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE65 1WQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE65 1WQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE65 1WQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE65 1WQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE65 1WQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE65 1WQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE651WQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE65 1WQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE65 1WQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE65 1WQ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE65 1WQ.

Travel around LE65 1WQ

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 LE65 1WQ

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 LE65 1WQ area.

Taxis near LE65 1WQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LE65 1WQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LE65 1WQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LE65 1WQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE65 1WQ.

What's on near LE65 1WQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LE65 1WQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LE65 1WQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE65 1WQ.

Hotels near LE65 1WQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE65 1WQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE65 1WQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near LE65 1WQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE65 1WQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE65 1WQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE65 1WQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE65 1WQ



The nearest schools in the LE65 1WQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE65 1WQ

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 LE65 1WQ

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 LE65 1WQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE65 1WQ.

Emergencies in LE65 1WQ

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 LE65 1WQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE65 1WQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE65 1WQ

Essential InformationLE65 1WQ

LE651WQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE65 1WQ
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

LE651WQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE65 1WQ 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 LE65 1WQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Packington0.6 miles SE
Measham1.2 miles W
Smisby1.8 miles N
Ashby De La Zouch1.8 miles N
Normanton Le Heath2.4 miles SE
Donisthorpe2.5 miles W
Woodville2.5 miles NW
Heather3.7 miles SE
Overseal3.9 miles W
Snarestone4 miles S
Calke4.2 miles N
Swadlincote4.3 miles NW
Worthington4.3 miles NE
Appleby Magna4.3 miles SW
Coalville4.6 miles E
London103 miles SE
Glasgow240 miles NW
Edinburgh233 miles N
Cardiff113 miles SW
Liverpool79 miles NW
Southampton126 miles S
Saint Ives132 miles S

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