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

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

DemographicsAL8 6NT

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


  • 14%Children
  • 87%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 23% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in AL86NT male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in Handside.


  • 36%AB
  • 44%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 36% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 46%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL8 6NT is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92%WORKING

3.7% 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 6NT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL8 6NT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL8 6NT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL8 6NT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL8 6NT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL8 6NT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL86NT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL8 6NT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the AL8 6NT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near AL8 6NT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to AL8 6NT.

Travel around AL8 6NT

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 AL8 6NT

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 AL8 6NT area.

Taxis near AL8 6NT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near AL8 6NT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near AL8 6NT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL8 6NT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL8 6NT.

What's on near AL8 6NT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near AL8 6NT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near AL8 6NT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL8 6NT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL8 6NT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL8 6NT

Local Amenities

Banks near AL8 6NT


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL8 6NT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL8 6NT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL8 6NT



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

Schools near AL8 6NT

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 AL8 6NT

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL8 6NT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL8 6NT.

Emergencies in AL8 6NT

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 AL8 6NT



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

Libraries in AL8 6NT


Essential InformationAL8 6NT

AL86NT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL8 6NT
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL86NT Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL8 6NT 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 6NT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Welwyn Garden City0.3 miles E
Garden City0.3 miles E
Welwyn2.3 miles N
Hatfield2.9 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence2.9 miles NW
Wheathampstead3.2 miles W
Codicote3.6 miles N
Datchworth4.2 miles NE
Sandridge4.6 miles W
Knebworth4.6 miles N
North Mimms4.7 miles S
Kimpton4.7 miles NW
Colney Heath5 miles SW
Whitwell5.3 miles NW
Bayford5.7 miles E
London21 miles S
Glasgow320 miles NW
Edinburgh309 miles NW
Cardiff130 miles W
Liverpool160 miles NW
Southampton81 miles SW
Saint Ives97 miles SW

Businesswomen in St Albans and London Colney nominated for award

Successful businesswomen from St Albans and London Colney have been nominated for a national award.

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Dutch lecturer's search for truth about World War Two plane leads him 400 miles across world to Radlett

A lecturer’s search to uncover the truth about a World War Two plane which crashed near his home in the Netherlands has led him almost 400 miles across the world to Radlett.

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Historic towns to benefit from 95m boost named

The government lists 69 English towns and cities that will benefit from regeneration money.

BBC News

St Albans powerlifter to compete for England in Commonwealth championship

A St Albans woman has been selected to compete for England in a Commonwealth powerlifting championship.

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Buckinghamshire Grammar Schools apologise for exam errors

An answer sheet for a multiple choice exam "did not reflect" the questions, the test's provider says.

BBC News

Rejected scheme for retirement village behind St Albans garden centre up for appeal

A developer is appealing against the rejection of a scheme which would see a new retirement community built at the back of a St Albans garden centre.

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Knife amnesty returns to Hertfordshire as part of nationwide crackdown

Hertfordshire’s police force is taking part in the latest national knife amnesty.

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Luton Blue Tigers: Cricket 'changes life' for team of Afghanistan refugees

Meet the teenagers who fled the Taliban to find a shared passion and togetherness in cricket.

BBC News

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