18POPULATION
2%UNEMPLOYED
63%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
50%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionAL5 1AB

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What social class do the population of AL5 1AB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL5 1AB 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 AL5 1AB from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 55.6%Male
  • 44.4%Female

From the last census, 55.6% of people in AL51AB male, and 44.4% female. Men outnumber women in Wheathampstead.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 50%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 8%DE

According to census records, 50% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 23%SINGLE
  • 63%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 1AB is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 1%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 2%UNEMPLOYED

2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

Demographics

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Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Schools

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AL51AB Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeAL5 1AB
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Postal TownSt.-albans
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CountyHertfordshire
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AL51AB Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 1AB 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 AL5 1AB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.1 miles SW
Wheathampstead2.3 miles E
Chiltern Green2.7 miles N
Kimpton3.4 miles NE
Sandridge3.5 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence3.9 miles E
Flamstead4.2 miles W
Saint Albans4.3 miles S
Whitwell4.8 miles NE
Kings Walden5 miles N
Codicote5 miles E
Markyate5.2 miles W
Welwyn5.2 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden5.7 miles NE
Welwyn Garden City5.8 miles E
London23 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives94 miles SW

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