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IntroductionAL5 1SS

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

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

DemographicsAL5 1SS

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


  • 51.5%Male
  • 48.5%Female

From the last census, 51.5% of people in AL51SS male, and 48.5% female. Men outnumber women 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 1SS 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 1SS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 1SS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 1SS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 1SS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL5 1SS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL5 1SS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL51SS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 1SS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 1SS

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 1SS

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 1SS

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 1SS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 1SS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 1SS


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

What's on near AL5 1SS

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 1SS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 1SS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 1SS

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 1SS


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

Banks near AL5 1SS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 1SS



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

Schools near AL5 1SS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 1SS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 1SS


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 1SS

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 1SS



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

Libraries in AL5 1SS

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Essential InformationAL5 1SS

AL51SS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 1SS
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL51SS Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 1SS 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 1SS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.7 miles W
Wheathampstead2.2 miles E
Sandridge2.9 miles SE
Chiltern Green3.3 miles N
Saint Albans3.6 miles S
Kimpton3.9 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.2 miles E
Flamstead4.4 miles W
Whitwell5.3 miles NE
Markyate5.4 miles W
Codicote5.4 miles E
Welwyn5.4 miles E
Kings Walden5.6 miles N
Garden City5.7 miles E
Welwyn Garden City5.7 miles E
London23 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles W
Liverpool157 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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