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IntroductionAL8 7LH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the AL8 7LH postcode area in St.-albans.

We've got loads of statistics for AL8 7LH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsAL8 7LH

What social class do the population of AL8 7LH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL8 7LH 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 7LH from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

20% 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 AL87LH male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Sherrards.


  • 58%AB
  • 35%C2/C2
  • 6%DE

According to census records, 58% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 68%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL8 7LH is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 91%WHITE

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


  • 92.2%WORKING

1.7% 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 7LH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL8 7LH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around AL8 7LH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in AL8 7LH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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AL8 7LH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in AL8 7LH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near AL8 7LH

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near AL8 7LH

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near AL8 7LH

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near AL8 7LH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL8 7LH


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What's on near AL8 7LH

Local Attractions


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Attractions near AL8 7LH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area AL8 7LH.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information AL8 7LH

Local Amenities

Banks near AL8 7LH


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Banks near AL8 7LH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the AL8 7LH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near AL8 7LH



The nearest schools in the AL8 7LH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near AL8 7LH

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL8 7LH

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL8 7LH


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in AL8 7LH

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL8 7LH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around AL8 7LH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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AL87LH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL8 7LH
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL87LH Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL8 7LH 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 7LH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Garden City0.7 miles SE
Welwyn Garden City0.7 miles SE
Welwyn1.7 miles N
Ayot Saint Lawrence2.4 miles NW
Codicote3 miles N
Wheathampstead3.1 miles W
Hatfield3.4 miles SE
Datchworth3.9 miles NE
Knebworth4.1 miles N
Kimpton4.2 miles NW
Whitwell4.7 miles NW
Sandridge4.8 miles SW
North Mimms5.3 miles S
Colney Heath5.4 miles S
Watton At Stone5.5 miles E
London22 miles S
Glasgow319 miles NW
Edinburgh309 miles NW
Cardiff130 miles W
Liverpool160 miles NW
Southampton81 miles SW
Saint Ives97 miles SW

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