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IntroductionW12 8LB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the W12 8LB postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for W12 8LB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsW12 8LB

What social class do the population of W12 8LB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is W12 8LB in London, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about W12 8LB from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 82%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.3%Male
  • 47.7%Female

From the last census, 52.3% of people in W128LB male, and 47.7% female. Men outnumber women in Norland.


  • 49%AB
  • 36%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 49% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 41%SINGLE
  • 42%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in W12 8LB is 41%. Single and 'other' people is 59%.


  • 79%WHITE
  • 23%NON-WHITE

79% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.7%WORKING

6.3% 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 W12 8LB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

W12 8LB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around W12 8LB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in W12 8LB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

W12 8LB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around W12 8LB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

W12 8LB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area W128LB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in W12 8LB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the W12 8LB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near W12 8LB

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to W12 8LB.

Travel around W12 8LB

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 W12 8LB

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 W12 8LB area.

Taxis near W12 8LB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near W12 8LB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near W12 8LB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near W12 8LB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around W12 8LB.

What's on near W12 8LB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near W12 8LB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near W12 8LB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area W12 8LB.

Hotels near W12 8LB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near W12 8LB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information W12 8LB

Local Amenities

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Banks near W12 8LB


Find the nearest bank or building society in W12 8LB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near W12 8LB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the W12 8LB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near W12 8LB



The nearest schools in the W12 8LB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near W12 8LB

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 W12 8LB

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 W12 8LB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near W12 8LB.

Emergencies in W12 8LB

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 W12 8LB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around W12 8LB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in W12 8LB

Essential InformationW12 8LB

W128LB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeW12 8LB
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

W128LB Postal District

Compass Postal District

W12 8LB postcode is located in the postal town of London. London 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 W12 8LB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Shepherds Bush0.3 miles S
Hammersmith0.8 miles W
Notting Hill0.8 miles N
Acton1.5 miles W
Paddington1.5 miles E
West Brompton1.6 miles SE
North Acton1.7 miles NW
Chelsea2.1 miles SE
Kensington2.1 miles SE
Earls Court2.1 miles SE
Willesden2.1 miles N
Harlesden2.4 miles NW
Saint Johns Wood2.4 miles NE
Chiswick2.6 miles SW
Fulham2.6 miles S
London4 miles E
Glasgow338 miles NW
Edinburgh328 miles NW
Cardiff128 miles W
Liverpool175 miles NW
Southampton66 miles SW
Saint Ives84 miles SW

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