AL5 4HSLocal Map
Approximate address for AL5 4HS:
IntroductionAL5 4HS

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

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

DemographicsAL5 4HS

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


  • 43.1%Male
  • 56.9%Female

From the last census, 43.1% of people in AL54HS male, and 56.9% female. Women outnumber men 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 4HS 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%.

See all demographics for AL5 4HS

Discover AL5 4HS

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in AL5 4HS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL5 4HS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL5 4HS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL5 4HS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

AL5 4HS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL54HS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL5 4HS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the AL5 4HS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near AL5 4HS

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to AL5 4HS.

Travel around AL5 4HS

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 4HS

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 4HS area.

Taxis near AL5 4HS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near AL5 4HS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL5 4HS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL5 4HS.

What's on near AL5 4HS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near AL5 4HS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near AL5 4HS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL5 4HS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information AL5 4HS

Local Amenities

Banks near AL5 4HS


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

Banks near AL5 4HS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL5 4HS



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

Schools near AL5 4HS

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 4HS

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 4HS


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in AL5 4HS

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 4HS



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

Libraries in AL5 4HS

Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationAL5 4HS

AL54HS Postcode Breakdown

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

AL54HS Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL5 4HS 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 4HS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chiltern Green1.6 miles N
Harpenden1.9 miles S
Kimpton3.4 miles E
Flamstead3.4 miles W
Wheathampstead3.6 miles E
Markyate4.1 miles W
Kings Walden4.2 miles NE
Ayot Saint Lawrence4.5 miles E
Whitwell4.6 miles E
Luton4.7 miles NW
Sandridge4.8 miles SE
Saint Pauls Walden5.4 miles NE
Saint Albans5.4 miles S
Codicote5.4 miles E
Welwyn5.9 miles E
London25 miles SE
Glasgow315 miles NW
Edinburgh305 miles NW
Cardiff124 miles W
Liverpool155 miles NW
Southampton79 miles SW
Saint Ives94 miles SW

Boy racers burn up streets during organised car meet in St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield

A gang of boy racers tore through the streets of St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield on Saturday night as part of an organised car meet.

Herts Advertiser

Gang sets off fireworks in St Albans overnight

Were you woken up by the sound of fireworks in the middle of the night?

Herts Advertiser

PCC supports improvements to Redbourn Road with immediate action to be taken'

A campaign to reduce deaths and injuries on a notorious accident blackspot between St Albans and Redbourn has received the backing of the county’s police commissioner.

Herts Advertiser

'Oldest London marathon runner' Iva Barr of Bedford dies, aged 93

The 93-year-old woman is remembered as the oldest competitor in the 2016 London Marathon.

BBC News

Lewis Hamilton: Andy Murray says F1 champion deserves knighthood

Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray believes Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton deserves to join him as a British sporting knight.

BBC News

Backlash for Harpenden and Hitchin MP after he backs Priti Patel

Harpenden and Hitchin MP Bim Afolami has given his full support to Home Secretary Priti Patel, despite an independent review finding she had breached the ministerial code by bullying staff.

Herts Advertiser

De Havilland Museum postpones Mosquito's 80th anniversary plans

Planned celebrations for the "very important" World War Two plane are being put on hold.

BBC News

Harpenden caf pays it forward' with free donation scheme

A Harpenden café has proven to be at the heart of the local community during the dark days of the pandemic.

Herts Advertiser

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