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IntroductionAL5 3ED

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL5 3ED postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL5 3ED, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL5 3ED

What social class do the population of AL5 3ED belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL5 3ED 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 3ED from the Census 2011.


  • 29%Children
  • 72%Adults

29% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 47.2%Male
  • 52.8%Female

From the last census, 47.2% of people in AL53ED male, and 52.8% female. Women outnumber men in Harpenden North.


  • 63%AB
  • 33%C2/C2
  • 4%DE

According to census records, 63% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 18%SINGLE
  • 73%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 3ED is 18%. Single and 'other' people is 81%.


  • 92%WHITE

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


  • 89.9%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 3ED, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 3ED Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL5 3ED, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL5 3ED

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 3ED Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 3ED Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL53ED. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 3ED

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 3ED

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 3ED

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 3ED

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 3ED

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 3ED

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 3ED


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What's on near AL5 3ED

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 3ED

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL5 3ED.

Hotels near AL5 3ED

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL5 3ED, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL5 3ED

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 3ED


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL5 3ED. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL5 3ED

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL5 3ED postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL5 3ED



The nearest schools in the AL5 3ED area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL5 3ED

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 3ED

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 3ED


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL5 3ED

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 3ED



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL5 3ED. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in AL5 3ED

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Essential InformationAL5 3ED

AL53ED Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 3ED
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL53ED Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 3ED 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 3ED.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chiltern Green2.1 miles NE
Harpenden2.1 miles SE
Flamstead2.4 miles W
Markyate3.1 miles W
Luton4.3 miles NW
Kimpton4.4 miles E
Wheathampstead4.4 miles E
Kings Walden4.8 miles NE
Sandridge5.3 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence5.5 miles E
Saint Albans5.6 miles SE
Whitwell5.6 miles E
Studham5.9 miles W
Saint Pauls Walden6.2 miles NE
Lilley6.3 miles N
London25 miles SE
Glasgow315 miles NW
Edinburgh305 miles NW
Cardiff123 miles W
Liverpool154 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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Luton Town captain Sonny Bradley faces Chelsea in the FA Cup fourth round on Sunday, a little over a month after the death of his father.

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Northampton Town sign Luton Town right-back Peter Kioso on loan until the end of the League One campaign.

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MK Dons: Andrew Fisher signs long-term deal with club

Goalkeeper Andrew Fisher signs a new contract to commit his future to the League One club.

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Covid: Twelve charts on how Covid changed our lives

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Covid-19: Grandmother returns to St Albans wedding venue for jab

A former grand house, golf clubhouse and nightclub has been converted to a vaccination centre.

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Chelsea 3-1 Luton: Tammy Abraham hat-trick in FA Cup

Tammy Abraham's hat-trick earns Chelsea victory over Luton Town in the FA Cup fourth round to relieve some pressure from boss Frank Lampard.

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