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IntroductionAL5 2DE

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL5 2DE postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL5 2DE, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL5 2DE

What social class do the population of AL5 2DE belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL5 2DE 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 2DE from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 82%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in AL52DE male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden West.


  • 48%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 48% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 46%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 2DE is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 92%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

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


  • 92%WORKING

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 2DE, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2DE Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL5 2DE, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL5 2DE

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 2DE Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL5 2DE reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL5 2DE Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL52DE. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2DE

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 2DE

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 2DE

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 2DE

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the AL5 2DE area.

Taxis near AL5 2DE

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 2DE

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2DE


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL5 2DE.

What's on near AL5 2DE

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 2DE

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL5 2DE.

Hotels near AL5 2DE

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL5 2DE, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL5 2DE

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2DE


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL5 2DE. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL5 2DE

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL5 2DE postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL5 2DE



The nearest schools in the AL5 2DE area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL5 2DE

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 2DE

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 2DE


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL5 2DE.

Emergencies in AL5 2DE

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 2DE



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL5 2DE. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in AL5 2DE

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Essential InformationAL5 2DE

AL52DE Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2DE
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL52DE Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2DE 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 2DE.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.1 miles SE
Chiltern Green2.5 miles N
Flamstead3.2 miles W
Wheathampstead3.4 miles E
Kimpton4 miles E
Markyate4.1 miles W
Sandridge4.2 miles SE
Saint Albans4.6 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.8 miles E
Kings Walden5.1 miles NE
Whitwell5.3 miles NE
Luton5.3 miles NW
Codicote5.9 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden6.2 miles NE
Welwyn6.2 miles E
London24 miles SE
Glasgow316 miles NW
Edinburgh306 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool155 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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