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

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

DemographicsAL2 1RJ

What social class do the population of AL2 1RJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL2 1RJ 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 1RJ from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in AL21RJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in London Colney.


  • 26%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 18%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 36%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL2 1RJ is 36%. Single and 'other' people is 63%.


  • 84%WHITE
  • 19%NON-WHITE

84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.7%WORKING

3.2% 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 1RJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL2 1RJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL2 1RJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL2 1RJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

AL2 1RJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL21RJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL2 1RJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near AL2 1RJ

Travel & Transport



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

Travel around AL2 1RJ

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 1RJ

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 1RJ area.

Taxis near AL2 1RJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near AL2 1RJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL2 1RJ


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

What's on near AL2 1RJ

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near AL2 1RJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL2 1RJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL2 1RJ

Local Amenities

Banks near AL2 1RJ


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

Banks near AL2 1RJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL2 1RJ



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

Schools near AL2 1RJ

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 1RJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL2 1RJ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL2 1RJ

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 1RJ



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

Post Offices in AL2 1RJ

Essential InformationAL2 1RJ

AL21RJ Postcode Breakdown

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

AL21RJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL2 1RJ 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 1RJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
London Colney0.6 miles E
Park Street1.7 miles W
Colney Heath2.1 miles E
Saint Albans2.5 miles NW
North Mimms2.7 miles E
Radlett2.9 miles S
Sandridge3.1 miles N
South Mimms3.8 miles SE
Ridge3.8 miles SE
Borehamwood5.2 miles SE
Leavesden Green5.3 miles W
Wheathampstead5.4 miles N
Abbots Langley5.5 miles W
Harpenden5.8 miles NW
Watford5.9 miles SW
London17 miles SE
Glasgow323 miles NW
Edinburgh313 miles NW
Cardiff126 miles W
Liverpool162 miles NW
Southampton75 miles SW
Saint Ives90 miles SW

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