preston PR5 Postcodes
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The PR5 postcode area is located in the Preston postcode town region, within the county of Lancashire, and contains a total of 2328 individual postcodes.
There are 31 electoral wards in the PR5 postcode area, including Chorley, Leyland, Preston, Southport which come under the local authority of the South Ribble Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 21% of people in PR5 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of PR5 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
9% of people in PR5 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 21% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
PR5 is located in the county of Lancashire, in England.
Lancashire has a total population of 1,485,000, making it the 8th largest county in the UK.
Lancashire has a total area of 1187 square miles, and a population density of 482 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
|MSOA Name||South Ribble 002|
|LSOA Name||South Ribble 002A|
|Local Authority||South Ribble|
|Area Classification||Urban with City and Town|
PR5 Electoral Wards
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Local News Lancashire
BURGLARY OF PROPERTY IN YOUR AREA (Lancashire Constabulary)
At around 1943 hrs on Sunday the 18/10/2020 a burglary was committed in your neighbourhood whereby a black van containing approximately 3 males was seen acting in a suspicious manner near to the prope&hellipLancashire Constabulary
Coronavirus: Can I still get my hair cut at home? And other questions
We answer some of your questions about the rapidly changing rules and restrictions in the UK.BBC News
Traffic Operation (Lancashire Constabulary)
Sir or madam Earlier today your local neighbourhood police officers conducted a traffic operation regarding vehicles contravening the one way system in Operation at the junction of Holme Street and St&hellipLancashire Constabulary
Covid-19: How will London and Essex cope with Tier 2 rules?
People in London, Essex and York will be banned from meeting people outside their home from Saturday.BBC News
Suspicious activity Rosehill ward area (Lancashire Constabulary)
Possibly persons trying doors in the rosehill area of Burnley in the early hours of the morning. If you see anything suspicious please ring on 999Lancashire Constabulary
GPS and Auto track system thefts (Lancashire Constabulary)
Hi Sir or madam A farmer from the Cabus area has had his GPS and Auto track system stolen from one of his tractors. If you have seen or heard anything suspicious around the Cabus area between 18:30 on&hellipLancashire Constabulary
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Ex-England goalkeeper Ben Foster stars as Watford beat Blackburn Rovers to go third in the Championship.BBC News
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Visitor numbers, normally high for the Blackpool Illuminations, have "plummeted", say tourism bosses.BBC News
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