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IntroductionAL5 2DG

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

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DemographicsAL5 2DG

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


  • 26%Children
  • 74%Adults

26% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 33.3%Male
  • 66.7%Female

From the last census, 33.3% of people in AL52DG male, and 66.7% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden West.


  • 74%AB
  • 24%C2/C2
  • 2%DE

According to census records, 74% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 18%SINGLE
  • 72%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 2DG is 18%. Single and 'other' people is 83%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.9%WORKING

3.6% 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 2DG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2DG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 2DG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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AL5 2DG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2DG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 2DG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2DG


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What's on near AL5 2DG

Local Attractions


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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information AL5 2DG

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2DG


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Banks near AL5 2DG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near AL5 2DG



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

Schools near AL5 2DG

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL5 2DG

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 2DG



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AL52DG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2DG
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL52DG Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2DG 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 2DG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.1 miles SE
Chiltern Green2.6 miles N
Flamstead3 miles W
Wheathampstead3.5 miles E
Markyate4 miles W
Sandridge4.2 miles SE
Kimpton4.2 miles E
Saint Albans4.6 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence5 miles E
Kings Walden5.2 miles NE
Luton5.3 miles NW
Whitwell5.5 miles NE
Codicote6 miles E
Hemel Hempstead6.3 miles SW
Saint Pauls Walden6.3 miles NE
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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