AL5 2QDLocal Map
Approximate address for AL5 2QD:
IntroductionAL5 2QD

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

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

DemographicsAL5 2QD

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


  • 23%Children
  • 77%Adults

23% 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 AL52QD male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden West.


  • 69%AB
  • 26%C2/C2
  • 4%DE

According to census records, 69% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 63%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 2QD is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 95%WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.9%WORKING

3.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for AL5 2QD

Discover AL5 2QD

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in AL5 2QD, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 2QD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 2QD

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 2QD Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

AL5 2QD Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL52QD. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 2QD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the AL5 2QD area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near AL5 2QD

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to AL5 2QD.

Travel around AL5 2QD

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near AL5 2QD

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 2QD area.

Taxis near AL5 2QD

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near AL5 2QD

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 2QD


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

What's on near AL5 2QD

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near AL5 2QD, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near AL5 2QD

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 2QD

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 2QD

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 2QD


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

Banks near AL5 2QD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 2QD



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

Schools near AL5 2QD

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres AL5 2QD

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in AL5 2QD


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 2QD

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in AL5 2QD



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

Libraries in AL5 2QD

Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationAL5 2QD

AL52QD Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 2QD
Postal TownSt.-albans
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area Classification

AL52QD Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 2QD 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 2QD.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.4 miles SE
Chiltern Green2.2 miles N
Flamstead3.1 miles W
Wheathampstead3.6 miles E
Kimpton3.9 miles E
Markyate3.9 miles W
Sandridge4.5 miles SE
Kings Walden4.8 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.8 miles E
Saint Albans4.9 miles SE
Luton5 miles NW
Whitwell5.2 miles NE
Codicote5.8 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden6 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

Hemel Hempstead fire: People evacuated from their homes

A house fire spreads to neighbouring properties and surrounding roads are closed.

BBC News

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?

Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

BBC News

Luton's Lockyer a potential Euros doubt for Wales

Wales and Luton defender Tom Lockyer will miss the rest of the season after having ankle surgery, making him a doubt for Euro 2020.

BBC News

HS2: Arrests as 'Roald Dahl wood' felling starts

Protesters and HS2 workers clash as work begins on felling a wood said to have inspired the author.

BBC News

Watford 2-0 Reading: Ismaila Sarr double gives promotion chasers victory

Two goals from Ismaila Sarr see second-placed Watford take another step towards promotion back to the Premier League with a win over Reading at Vicarage Road.

BBC News

Wendover murder probe after man dies in house

A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the victim is found fatally injured at a house.

BBC News

Why are some towns struggling to shake off Covid-19?

Some towns in the North of England and the Midlands are struggling to get Covid infection rates down.

BBC News

Middlesbrough 1-1 Watford: Late Yannick Bolasie equaliser rescues point for Boro

Yannick Bolasie's late header gives Middlesbrough's fading Championship play-off hopes a boost as they draw with Watford.

BBC News

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more