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IntroductionRG5 4BZ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the RG5 4BZ postcode area in Reading.

We've got loads of statistics for RG5 4BZ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsRG5 4BZ

What social class do the population of RG5 4BZ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is RG5 4BZ in Reading, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about RG5 4BZ from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45.5%Male
  • 54.5%Female

From the last census, 45.5% of people in RG54BZ male, and 54.5% female. Women outnumber men in Loddon.


  • 33%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 27%SINGLE
  • 62%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in RG5 4BZ is 27%. Single and 'other' people is 72%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.9%WORKING

2.7% 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 RG5 4BZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

RG5 4BZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around RG5 4BZ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in RG5 4BZ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

RG5 4BZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around RG5 4BZ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

RG5 4BZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area RG54BZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in RG5 4BZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the RG5 4BZ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near RG5 4BZ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to RG5 4BZ.

Travel around RG5 4BZ

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 RG5 4BZ

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 RG5 4BZ area.

Taxis near RG5 4BZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near RG5 4BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near RG5 4BZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near RG5 4BZ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around RG5 4BZ.

What's on near RG5 4BZ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near RG5 4BZ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near RG5 4BZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area RG5 4BZ.

Hotels near RG5 4BZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near RG5 4BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information RG5 4BZ

Local Amenities

Banks near RG5 4BZ


Find the nearest bank or building society in RG5 4BZ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near RG5 4BZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the RG5 4BZ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near RG5 4BZ



The nearest schools in the RG5 4BZ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near RG5 4BZ

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 RG5 4BZ

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 RG5 4BZ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near RG5 4BZ.

Emergencies in RG5 4BZ

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 RG5 4BZ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around RG5 4BZ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in RG5 4BZ

Essential InformationRG5 4BZ

RG54BZ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeRG5 4BZ
Postal TownReading
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

RG54BZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

RG5 4BZ postcode is located in the postal town of Reading. Reading 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 RG5 4BZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Woodley0.4 miles NE
Sonning1.5 miles N
Hurst2 miles E
Earley2 miles W
Winnersh2.3 miles SE
Twyford2.3 miles NE
Shiplake2.6 miles N
Wagrave2.8 miles NE
Wargrave2.8 miles NE
Wokingham3.2 miles E
Arborfield3.4 miles S
Aberfield3.4 miles S
Caversham3.6 miles W
Shinfield4.1 miles SW
Waltham Saint Lawrence4.2 miles E
London34 miles E
Glasgow330 miles NW
Edinburgh324 miles N
Cardiff99 miles W
Liverpool162 miles NW
Southampton44 miles SW
Saint Ives59 miles SW

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