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IntroductionLE65 2GL

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LE65 2GL postcode area in Leicester.

We've got loads of statistics for LE65 2GL, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLE65 2GL

What social class do the population of LE65 2GL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LE65 2GL 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 2GL from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 77%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LE652GL male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ashby Castle.


  • 47%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 10%DE

According to census records, 47% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 25%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LE65 2GL is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 92%WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.4%WORKING

2% 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 2GL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LE65 2GL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LE65 2GL, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LE65 2GL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LE65 2GL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LE65 2GL reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LE65 2GL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LE652GL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LE65 2GL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LE65 2GL area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LE65 2GL

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LE65 2GL.

Travel around LE65 2GL

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 2GL

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 2GL area.

Taxis near LE65 2GL

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LE65 2GL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LE65 2GL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LE65 2GL


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LE65 2GL.

What's on near LE65 2GL

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LE65 2GL, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LE65 2GL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LE65 2GL.

Hotels near LE65 2GL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LE65 2GL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LE65 2GL

Local Amenities

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Banks near LE65 2GL


Find the nearest bank or building society in LE65 2GL. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LE65 2GL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LE65 2GL postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LE65 2GL



The nearest schools in the LE65 2GL area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LE65 2GL

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 2GL

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 2GL


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LE65 2GL.

Emergencies in LE65 2GL

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 2GL



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LE65 2GL. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LE65 2GL

Essential InformationLE65 2GL

LE652GL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLE65 2GL
Postal TownLeicester
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

LE652GL Postal District

Compass Postal District

LE65 2GL 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 2GL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Ashby De La Zouch0.5 miles NE
Smisby0.5 miles NW
Woodville1.8 miles W
Packington2 miles S
Measham2.2 miles SW
Calke2.8 miles NE
Donisthorpe3.2 miles SW
Worthington3.4 miles E
Swadlincote3.5 miles W
Normanton Le Heath3.5 miles SE
Ticknall3.8 miles N
Breedon4.1 miles NE
Newhall4.2 miles W
Overseal4.3 miles W
Tonge4.6 miles E
London104 miles SE
Glasgow239 miles NW
Edinburgh231 miles N
Cardiff114 miles SW
Liverpool78 miles NW
Southampton128 miles S
Saint Ives133 miles S

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