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IntroductionAL5 1RD

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DemographicsAL5 1RD

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


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 47.8%Male
  • 52.2%Female

From the last census, 47.8% of people in AL51RD male, and 52.2% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden South.


  • 52%AB
  • 41%C2/C2
  • 7%DE

According to census records, 52% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 21%SINGLE
  • 67%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 1RD is 21%. Single and 'other' people is 79%.


  • 94%WHITE

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


  • 92%WORKING

0.9% 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 1RD, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 1RD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 1RD

Constituency & Democracy Information


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AL5 1RD Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 1RD Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL51RD. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 1RD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 1RD

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 1RD

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 1RD

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 1RD

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 1RD

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 1RD


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What's on near AL5 1RD

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 1RD

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 1RD

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information AL5 1RD

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 1RD


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Banks near AL5 1RD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near AL5 1RD



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

Schools near AL5 1RD

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 1RD

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 1RD


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL5 1RD

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 1RD



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

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AL51RD Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 1RD
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL51RD Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 1RD 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 1RD.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.5 miles SW
Wheathampstead2.4 miles E
Sandridge3.1 miles SE
Chiltern Green3.2 miles N
Saint Albans3.7 miles S
Kimpton4 miles NE
Flamstead4.1 miles W
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.4 miles E
Markyate5.1 miles W
Whitwell5.4 miles NE
Codicote5.6 miles E
Kings Walden5.6 miles N
Welwyn5.7 miles E
Garden City6 miles E
Welwyn Garden City6 miles E
London23 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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