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IntroductionAL5 2HE

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

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

DemographicsAL5 2HE

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


  • 42.9%Male
  • 57.1%Female

From the last census, 42.9% of people in AL52HE male, and 57.1% 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 2HE 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 2HE, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2HE Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 2HE

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 2HE Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

AL5 2HE Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL52HE. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2HE

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 2HE

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 2HE

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 2HE

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 2HE

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 2HE

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2HE


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

What's on near AL5 2HE

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 2HE

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 2HE

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 2HE

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2HE


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

Banks near AL5 2HE

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 2HE



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

Schools near AL5 2HE

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 2HE

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 2HE


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 2HE

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 2HE



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

Libraries in AL5 2HE

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Essential InformationAL5 2HE

AL52HE Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2HE
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL52HE Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2HE 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 2HE.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.6 miles SE
Chiltern Green2.3 miles NE
Flamstead2.7 miles W
Markyate3.5 miles W
Wheathampstead4 miles E
Kimpton4.3 miles E
Sandridge4.7 miles SE
Luton4.8 miles NW
Kings Walden5 miles NE
Saint Albans5 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence5.3 miles E
Whitwell5.5 miles E
Studham6.2 miles W
Codicote6.3 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden6.3 miles NE
London25 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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