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IntroductionAL8 6EY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL8 6EY postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL8 6EY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL8 6EY

What social class do the population of AL8 6EY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL8 6EY 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 AL8 6EY from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 83%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in AL86EY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Handside.


  • 46%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 46% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL8 6EY is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 91%WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.3%WORKING

2.6% 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 AL8 6EY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL8 6EY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL8 6EY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL8 6EY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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AL8 6EY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in AL8 6EY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL8 6EY

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL8 6EY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL8 6EY


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What's on near AL8 6EY

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL8 6EY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL8 6EY.

Hotels near AL8 6EY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information AL8 6EY

Local Amenities

Banks near AL8 6EY


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Banks near AL8 6EY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL8 6EY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL8 6EY



The nearest schools in the AL8 6EY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL8 6EY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL8 6EY


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL8 6EY

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL8 6EY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL8 6EY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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AL86EY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL8 6EY
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL86EY Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL8 6EY 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 AL8 6EY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Garden City0.5 miles E
Welwyn Garden City0.5 miles E
Welwyn2.6 miles N
Hatfield2.7 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence3.1 miles NW
Wheathampstead3.1 miles W
Codicote3.9 miles N
Sandridge4.3 miles W
North Mimms4.4 miles S
Datchworth4.6 miles NE
Colney Heath4.6 miles SW
Kimpton4.9 miles NW
Knebworth4.9 miles N
Whitwell5.5 miles NW
Bayford5.7 miles E
London21 miles S
Glasgow320 miles NW
Edinburgh310 miles NW
Cardiff130 miles W
Liverpool160 miles NW
Southampton81 miles SW
Saint Ives97 miles SW

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