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IntroductionAL5 1DA

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

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

DemographicsAL5 1DA

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


  • 23%Children
  • 77%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45.8%Male
  • 54.2%Female

From the last census, 45.8% of people in AL51DA male, and 54.2% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden South.


  • 72%AB
  • 25%C2/C2
  • 3%DE

According to census records, 72% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 15%SINGLE
  • 76%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 1DA is 15%. Single and 'other' people is 84%.


  • 92%WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.7%WORKING

1.2% 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 AL5 1DA, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 1DA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 1DA

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 1DA Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 1DA Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL51DA. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 1DA

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 1DA

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 1DA

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 1DA

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 1DA

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 1DA

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 1DA


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL5 1DA.

What's on near AL5 1DA

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 1DA

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 1DA

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 1DA

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 1DA


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

Banks near AL5 1DA

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 1DA



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

Schools near AL5 1DA

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 1DA

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 1DA


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 1DA

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 1DA



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

Libraries in AL5 1DA

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Essential InformationAL5 1DA

AL51DA Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 1DA
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL51DA Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 1DA 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 1DA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.2 miles W
Wheathampstead2.6 miles E
Sandridge2.9 miles SE
Saint Albans3.4 miles S
Chiltern Green3.6 miles N
Flamstead4 miles W
Kimpton4.4 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.7 miles E
Markyate5.1 miles W
Park Street5.7 miles S
Whitwell5.8 miles NE
Codicote5.9 miles E
Welwyn6 miles E
Kings Walden6 miles N
Colney Heath6.1 miles SE
London23 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton77 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

See It Safely at St Albans' Abbey Theatre

A St Albans entertainment venue has been awarded a See It Safely mark in recognition of its work to make its theatre space COVID safe for audiences and staff.

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Boy racers burn up streets during organised car meet in St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield

A gang of boy racers tore through the streets of St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield on Saturday night as part of an organised car meet.

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Limited number of fans set to be allowed back into sporting venues if infection rates are low enough

Spectators are set to return to sports venues next month as coronavirus restrictions are eased – but only for areas with lower infection rates.

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Shop Local: The Refill Pantry expands during lockdown

Joining forces with a local garden centre is just one way a city food retailer has adapted to the pandemic.

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Shop Local: Now can be an opportunity for change, not just despair' say St Albans retailers

Half-way through the second lockdown it’s crucial to keep the momentum going for businesses struggling to trade.

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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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Backlash for Harpenden and Hitchin MP after he backs Priti Patel

Harpenden and Hitchin MP Bim Afolami has given his full support to Home Secretary Priti Patel, despite an independent review finding she had breached the ministerial code by bullying staff.

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New rules for tier system that will replace lockdown next week

The Prime Minister has announced a new, stricter tier system that will come into effect once lockdown ends next week.

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