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IntroductionNN8 2LA

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the NN8 2LA postcode area in Northampton.

We've got loads of statistics for NN8 2LA, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsNN8 2LA

What social class do the population of NN8 2LA belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is NN8 2LA in Northampton, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about NN8 2LA 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.


  • 43.5%Male
  • 56.5%Female

From the last census, 43.5% of people in NN82LA male, and 56.5% female. Women outnumber men in Swanspool.


  • 20%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 27%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 45%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in NN8 2LA is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 15%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 87.5%WORKING

7.3% 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 NN8 2LA, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

NN8 2LA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around NN8 2LA, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in NN8 2LA

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

NN8 2LA Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around NN8 2LA reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

NN8 2LA Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area NN82LA. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in NN8 2LA

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the NN8 2LA area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near NN8 2LA

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to NN8 2LA.

Travel around NN8 2LA

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 NN8 2LA

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 NN8 2LA area.

Taxis near NN8 2LA

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near NN8 2LA, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near NN8 2LA

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near NN8 2LA


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around NN8 2LA.

What's on near NN8 2LA

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near NN8 2LA, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near NN8 2LA

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area NN8 2LA.

Hotels near NN8 2LA

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near NN8 2LA, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information NN8 2LA

Local Amenities

Banks near NN8 2LA


Find the nearest bank or building society in NN8 2LA. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near NN8 2LA

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the NN8 2LA postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near NN8 2LA



The nearest schools in the NN8 2LA area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near NN8 2LA

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 NN8 2LA

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 NN8 2LA


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near NN8 2LA.

Emergencies in NN8 2LA

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 NN8 2LA



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around NN8 2LA. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in NN8 2LA

Essential InformationNN8 2LA

NN82LA Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeNN8 2LA
Postal TownNorthampton
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

NN82LA Postal District

Compass Postal District

NN8 2LA postcode is located in the postal town of Northampton. Northampton 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 NN8 2LA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wellingborough0.2 miles NW
Doddington2.2 miles S
Finedon3.6 miles NE
Isham3.6 miles N
Burton Latimer3.8 miles N
Sywell3.9 miles W
Pytchley3.9 miles NW
Grendon4.5 miles S
Strixton4.6 miles SE
Rushden4.8 miles E
Ecton5 miles SW
Whiston5 miles SW
Overstone5.2 miles W
Cranford5.4 miles NE
Podington5.6 miles SE
London60 miles SE
Glasgow281 miles NW
Edinburgh270 miles NW
Cardiff121 miles W
Liverpool122 miles NW
Southampton101 miles S
Saint Ives112 miles SW

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