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IntroductionNR3 1GN

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the NR3 1GN postcode area in Norwich.

We've got loads of statistics for NR3 1GN, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsNR3 1GN

What social class do the population of NR3 1GN belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is NR3 1GN in Norwich, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about NR3 1GN from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 85%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 57.7%Male
  • 42.3%Female

From the last census, 57.7% of people in NR31GN male, and 42.3% female. Men outnumber women in Sprowston East.


  • 14%AB
  • 64%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in NR3 1GN is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 92.6%WORKING

2.3% 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 NR3 1GN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

NR3 1GN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around NR3 1GN, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in NR3 1GN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

NR3 1GN Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around NR3 1GN reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

NR3 1GN Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area NR31GN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in NR3 1GN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the NR3 1GN area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near NR3 1GN

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to NR3 1GN.

Travel around NR3 1GN

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 NR3 1GN

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 NR3 1GN area.

Taxis near NR3 1GN

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near NR3 1GN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near NR3 1GN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near NR3 1GN


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around NR3 1GN.

What's on near NR3 1GN

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near NR3 1GN, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near NR3 1GN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area NR3 1GN.

Hotels near NR3 1GN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near NR3 1GN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information NR3 1GN

Local Amenities

Banks near NR3 1GN


Find the nearest bank or building society in NR3 1GN. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near NR3 1GN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the NR3 1GN postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near NR3 1GN



The nearest schools in the NR3 1GN area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near NR3 1GN

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 NR3 1GN

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 NR3 1GN


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near NR3 1GN.

Emergencies in NR3 1GN

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 NR3 1GN



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around NR3 1GN. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in NR3 1GN

Essential InformationNR3 1GN

NR31GN Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeNR3 1GN
Postal TownNorwich
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

NR31GN Postal District

Compass Postal District

NR3 1GN postcode is located in the postal town of Norwich. Norwich 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 NR3 1GN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Norwich1.4 miles SW
Horsham3 miles NW
Costessey4.5 miles W
Drayton4.6 miles W
Wroxham4.8 miles NE
Colney4.9 miles W
Bramerton5.1 miles SE
North Burlingham5.4 miles E
Yelverton5.9 miles SE
Bawburgh5.9 miles W
Hethersett6.7 miles W
Stoke Holy Cross6.8 miles S
Lingwood7.1 miles E
Lammas7.1 miles N
East Carleton7.2 miles SW
London101 miles SW
Glasgow309 miles NW
Edinburgh288 miles NW
Cardiff210 miles W
Liverpool186 miles W
Southampton169 miles SW
Saint Ives186 miles SW

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