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50POPULATION
2.4%UNEMPLOYED
56%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
35%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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What social class do the population of AL8 7RA belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is AL8 7RA 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 7RA from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in AL87RA male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Sherrards.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 35%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 35% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 25%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL8 7RA is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 75%.

ETHNICITY

  • 95%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90.6%WORKING
  • 2.4%UNEMPLOYED

2.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

Demographics

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AL8 7RA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Sunrise/sunset in AL8 7RA

Local Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Taxis near AL8 7RA

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Events

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near AL8 7RA

Schools

Schools

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Post Offices

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Post Offices in AL8 7RA

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AL87RA Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeAL8 7RA
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownSt.-albans
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Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyHertfordshire
Region
CountryEngland
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AL87RA Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL8 7RA 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 7RA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Welwyn1.2 miles N
Welwyn Garden City1.2 miles SE
Garden City1.2 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence2.1 miles NW
Codicote2.5 miles NW
Datchworth3.4 miles NE
Wheathampstead3.4 miles W
Knebworth3.5 miles N
Hatfield3.9 miles SE
Kimpton4 miles NW
Whitwell4.3 miles NW
Watton At Stone5.1 miles E
Aston5.2 miles NE
Saint Pauls Walden5.2 miles NW
Sandridge5.3 miles SW
London22 miles S
Glasgow319 miles NW
Edinburgh308 miles NW
Cardiff131 miles W
Liverpool160 miles NW
Southampton82 miles SW
Saint Ives98 miles SW

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