St. Albans (AL7)
The AL7 postcode area is located in the St. Albans postcode town region, within the county of Hertfordshire, and contains a total of 1355 individual postcodes.
There are 4 electoral wards in the AL7 postcode area, including Harpenden, Hatfield, St Albans, Welwyn, Welwyn Garden City, which come under the local authority of the Welwyn Hatfield Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in AL7 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of AL7 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
11% of people in AL7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
82% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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AL7 is located in the county of Hertfordshire, in England.
Hertfordshire has a total population of 1,176,700, making it the 12th largest county in the UK.
Hertfordshire has a total area of 634 square miles, and a population density of 716 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
AL7 Electoral Wards
The postal region of AL7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|Postal Town||St. Albans|
|MSOA Name||Welwyn Hatfield 007|
|LSOA Name||Welwyn Hatfield 007A|
|Local Authority||Welwyn Hatfield|
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