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IntroductionAL5 4EX

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

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

DemographicsAL5 4EX

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


  • 66.7%Male
  • 33.3%Female

From the last census, 66.7% of people in AL54EX male, and 33.3% female. Men outnumber women 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 4EX 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 4EX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 4EX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 4EX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 4EX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL5 4EX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL5 4EX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL54EX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 4EX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL5 4EX

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL5 4EX

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL5 4EX

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL5 4EX

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL5 4EX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 4EX


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What's on near AL5 4EX

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL5 4EX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 4EX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 4EX

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 4EX


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL5 4EX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL5 4EX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 4EX



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

Schools near AL5 4EX

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL5 4EX

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL5 4EX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL5 4EX.

Emergencies in AL5 4EX

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL5 4EX



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

Libraries in AL5 4EX

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Essential InformationAL5 4EX

AL54EX Postcode Breakdown

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

AL54EX Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 4EX 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 4EX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Harpenden1.5 miles S
Chiltern Green2 miles N
Flamstead3.3 miles W
Wheathampstead3.4 miles E
Kimpton3.7 miles E
Markyate4.1 miles W
Sandridge4.4 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.6 miles E
Kings Walden4.6 miles NE
Whitwell5 miles NE
Saint Albans5 miles S
Luton5 miles NW
Codicote5.6 miles E
Saint Pauls Walden5.8 miles NE
Welwyn6 miles E
London24 miles SE
Glasgow316 miles NW
Edinburgh306 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool155 miles NW
Southampton78 miles SW
Saint Ives93 miles SW

Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2010 NOTICE UNDER ARTICLE 11 OF APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMISSION

Proposed Development at: Westfield Former Allotment Land, Beeching Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire. Take notice that application is being made by: Taylor French Developments Ltd, Mr Brian Ball. For p&hellip

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St Albans care home charity celebrates its diamond anniversary

A local charity which manages its own purpose-built residential care home is celebrating its diamond anniversary.

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Shop Local: Now can be an opportunity for change, not just despair' say St Albans retailers

Half-way through the second lockdown it’s crucial to keep the momentum going for businesses struggling to trade.

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See It Safely at St Albans' Abbey Theatre

A St Albans entertainment venue has been awarded a See It Safely mark in recognition of its work to make its theatre space COVID safe for audiences and staff.

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Limited number of fans set to be allowed back into sporting venues if infection rates are low enough

Spectators are set to return to sports venues next month as coronavirus restrictions are eased – but only for areas with lower infection rates.

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St Albans' new Local Plan will focus on climate and sustainability, as current proposal withdrawn

The draft St Albans Local Plan - which identified land for future development across the district - has now been withdrawn.

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