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IntroductionAL5 4BU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL5 4BU postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL5 4BU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL5 4BU

What social class do the population of AL5 4BU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL5 4BU 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 4BU from the Census 2011.


  • 27%Children
  • 73%Adults

27% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 51.4%Male
  • 48.6%Female

From the last census, 51.4% of people in AL54BU male, and 48.6% female. Men outnumber women in Harpenden North.


  • 45%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 45% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 52%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL5 4BU is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 14%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88%WORKING

3.8% 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 4BU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 4BU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL5 4BU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL5 4BU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 4BU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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AL5 4BU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL54BU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 4BU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 4BU

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 4BU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 4BU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 4BU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 4BU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 4BU


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What's on near AL5 4BU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 4BU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL5 4BU.

Hotels near AL5 4BU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL5 4BU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL5 4BU

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 4BU


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Banks near AL5 4BU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL5 4BU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL5 4BU



The nearest schools in the AL5 4BU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL5 4BU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 4BU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 4BU


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL5 4BU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 4BU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL5 4BU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in AL5 4BU

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Essential InformationAL5 4BU

AL54BU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL5 4BU
Postal TownSt.-albans
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

AL54BU Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 4BU 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 4BU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chiltern Green1.8 miles N
Harpenden1.8 miles SE
Flamstead3.1 miles W
Kimpton3.8 miles E
Markyate3.8 miles W
Wheathampstead3.8 miles E
Kings Walden4.4 miles NE
Luton4.6 miles NW
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.8 miles E
Sandridge4.9 miles SE
Whitwell5 miles E
Saint Albans5.4 miles SE
Saint Pauls Walden5.7 miles NE
Codicote5.8 miles E
Welwyn6.2 miles E
London25 miles SE
Glasgow315 miles NW
Edinburgh305 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool155 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

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