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IntroductionAL5 2JU

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

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

DemographicsAL5 2JU

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


  • 23%Children
  • 77%Adults

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


  • 53.3%Male
  • 46.7%Female

From the last census, 53.3% of people in AL52JU male, and 46.7% female. Men outnumber women in Harpenden South.


  • 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%.


  • 15%SINGLE
  • 76%MARRIED

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


  • 92%WHITE

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


  • 91.7%WORKING

1.2% 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 2JU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2JU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 2JU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 2JU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 2JU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL52JU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2JU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 2JU

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 2JU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 2JU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 2JU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2JU


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What's on near AL5 2JU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 2JU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 2JU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 2JU

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2JU


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Banks near AL5 2JU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 2JU



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

Schools near AL5 2JU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 2JU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 2JU


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 2JU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 2JU



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

Libraries in AL5 2JU

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AL52JU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2JU
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL52JU Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2JU 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 2JU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden0.4 miles E
Wheathampstead3.2 miles E
Flamstead3.4 miles W
Chiltern Green3.4 miles N
Sandridge3.5 miles SE
Saint Albans3.7 miles SE
Markyate4.5 miles W
Kimpton4.6 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence5.1 miles E
Hemel Hempstead5.8 miles SW
Kings Walden5.9 miles N
Park Street5.9 miles S
Whitwell6 miles NE
Luton6.2 miles NW
Codicote6.3 miles E
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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