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IntroductionAL5 1AU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL5 1AU postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL5 1AU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL5 1AU

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


  • 27%Children
  • 73%Adults

27% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in AL51AU male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden East.


  • 67%AB
  • 30%C2/C2
  • 3%DE

According to census records, 67% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 68%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 1AU is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.5%WORKING

3.6% 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 AL5 1AU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 1AU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL5 1AU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL5 1AU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 1AU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 1AU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL51AU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 1AU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 1AU

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 1AU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 1AU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 1AU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 1AU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 1AU


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What's on near AL5 1AU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 1AU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL5 1AU.

Hotels near AL5 1AU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL5 1AU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL5 1AU

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 1AU


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL5 1AU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL5 1AU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL5 1AU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL5 1AU



The nearest schools in the AL5 1AU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL5 1AU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 1AU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 1AU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL5 1AU.

Emergencies in AL5 1AU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 1AU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL5 1AU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in AL5 1AU

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Essential InformationAL5 1AU

AL51AU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 1AU
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL51AU Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 1AU 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 1AU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1 miles SW
Wheathampstead2.4 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
Codicote5.1 miles E
Markyate5.1 miles W
Welwyn5.3 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden5.7 miles NE
Welwyn Garden City5.9 miles E
London24 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives94 miles SW

Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2010 NOTICE UNDER ARTICLE 11 OF APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMISSION

Proposed Development at: Westfield Former Allotment Land, Beeching Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire. Take notice that application is being made by: Taylor French Developments Ltd, Mr Brian Ball. For p&hellip

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