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IntroductionAL2 1EQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL2 1EQ postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL2 1EQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL2 1EQ

What social class do the population of AL2 1EQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL2 1EQ in St.-albans, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about AL2 1EQ from the Census 2011.


  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 48%Male
  • 52%Female

From the last census, 48% of people in AL21EQ male, and 52% female. Women outnumber men in London Colney.


  • 18%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 31%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 39%SINGLE
  • 41%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL2 1EQ is 39%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.


  • 72%WHITE
  • 27%NON-WHITE

72% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 84.1%WORKING

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 AL2 1EQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL2 1EQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL2 1EQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL2 1EQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL2 1EQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL2 1EQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL2 1EQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL21EQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL2 1EQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the AL2 1EQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near AL2 1EQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to AL2 1EQ.

Travel around AL2 1EQ

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 AL2 1EQ

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 AL2 1EQ area.

Taxis near AL2 1EQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near AL2 1EQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near AL2 1EQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL2 1EQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL2 1EQ.

What's on near AL2 1EQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near AL2 1EQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near AL2 1EQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL2 1EQ.

Hotels near AL2 1EQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL2 1EQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL2 1EQ

Local Amenities

Banks near AL2 1EQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL2 1EQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL2 1EQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL2 1EQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL2 1EQ



The nearest schools in the AL2 1EQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL2 1EQ

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 AL2 1EQ

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 AL2 1EQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL2 1EQ.

Emergencies in AL2 1EQ

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 AL2 1EQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL2 1EQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in AL2 1EQ

Essential InformationAL2 1EQ

AL21EQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL2 1EQ
Postal TownSt.-albans
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

AL21EQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL2 1EQ postcode is located in the postal town of St.-albans. St.-albans 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 AL2 1EQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
London Colney1.1 miles E
Park Street1.5 miles W
Saint Albans2 miles NW
Colney Heath2.3 miles E
Sandridge2.7 miles N
North Mimms3 miles E
Radlett3.1 miles S
South Mimms4.3 miles SE
Ridge4.3 miles SE
Wheathampstead5.1 miles N
Leavesden Green5.1 miles SW
Abbots Langley5.2 miles W
Harpenden5.4 miles NW
Borehamwood5.5 miles SE
Watford5.9 miles SW
London18 miles SE
Glasgow322 miles NW
Edinburgh313 miles NW
Cardiff126 miles W
Liverpool161 miles NW
Southampton75 miles SW
Saint Ives90 miles SW

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