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

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

DemographicsAL5 2JQ

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


  • 48.4%Male
  • 51.6%Female

From the last census, 48.4% of people in AL52JQ male, and 51.6% 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 2JQ 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 2JQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2JQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 2JQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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AL5 2JQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL52JQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2JQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 2JQ

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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Taxis near AL5 2JQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 2JQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2JQ


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What's on near AL5 2JQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 2JQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 2JQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information AL5 2JQ

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2JQ


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Banks near AL5 2JQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 2JQ



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

Schools near AL5 2JQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 2JQ


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL5 2JQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 2JQ



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

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AL52JQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2JQ
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL52JQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2JQ 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 2JQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.7 miles SE
Chiltern Green2.8 miles N
Wheathampstead3.2 miles E
Flamstead3.3 miles W
Sandridge3.8 miles SE
Kimpton4.2 miles NE
Saint Albans4.2 miles SE
Markyate4.3 miles W
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.8 miles E
Kings Walden5.4 miles N
Whitwell5.5 miles NE
Luton5.7 miles NW
Codicote5.9 miles E
Welwyn6.2 miles E
Hemel Hempstead6.3 miles SW
London24 miles SE
Glasgow316 miles NW
Edinburgh307 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool156 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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