50POPULATION
1.2%UNEMPLOYED
76%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
72%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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What social class do the population of AL5 2BL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL5 2BL 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 2BL from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 23%Children
  • 77%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 46%Male
  • 54%Female

From the last census, 46% of people in AL52BL male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden South.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 15%SINGLE
  • 76%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 2BL is 15%. Single and 'other' people is 84%.

ETHNICITY

  • 92%WHITE
  • 7%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91.7%WORKING
  • 1.2%UNEMPLOYED

1.2% 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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Sunrise and Sunset Times

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

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AL52BL Postcode Breakdown

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Postal TownSt.-albans
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CountyHertfordshire
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AL52BL Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2BL 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 2BL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.4 miles NE
Sandridge3.1 miles E
Wheathampstead3.1 miles E
Saint Albans3.3 miles SE
Flamstead3.6 miles W
Chiltern Green3.8 miles N
Markyate4.8 miles NW
Kimpton4.9 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence5.2 miles E
Park Street5.5 miles S
Hemel Hempstead5.7 miles SW
Colney Heath6.2 miles SE
London Colney6.2 miles SE
Whitwell6.3 miles NE
Kings Walden6.3 miles N
London23 miles SE
Glasgow317 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton77 miles SW
Saint Ives92 miles SW

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