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

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

DemographicsAL8 7ZN

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


  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 75%Male
  • 25%Female

From the last census, 75% of people in AL87ZN male, and 25% female. Men outnumber women in Peartree.


  • 16%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 31%DE

According to census records, 16% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 43%SINGLE
  • 35%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in AL8 7ZN is 43%. Single and 'other' people is 56%.


  • 85%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

85% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 86.3%WORKING

7.6% 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 7ZN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

AL8 7ZN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in AL8 7ZN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

AL8 7ZN Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around AL8 7ZN reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

AL8 7ZN Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area AL87ZN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in AL8 7ZN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the AL8 7ZN area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near AL8 7ZN

Travel & Transport



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Travel around AL8 7ZN

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 7ZN

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 7ZN area.

Taxis near AL8 7ZN

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near AL8 7ZN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near AL8 7ZN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near AL8 7ZN


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around AL8 7ZN.

What's on near AL8 7ZN

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near AL8 7ZN, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near AL8 7ZN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near AL8 7ZN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near AL8 7ZN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information AL8 7ZN

Local Amenities

Banks near AL8 7ZN


Find the nearest bank or building society in AL8 7ZN. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near AL8 7ZN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near AL8 7ZN



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

Schools near AL8 7ZN

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres AL8 7ZN

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in AL8 7ZN


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near AL8 7ZN.

Emergencies in AL8 7ZN

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 7ZN



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

Libraries in AL8 7ZN

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Essential InformationAL8 7ZN

AL87ZN Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeAL8 7ZN
Postal TownSt.-albans
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AL87ZN Postal District

Compass Postal District

AL8 7ZN 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 7ZN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Garden City0.4 miles SW
Welwyn Garden City0.4 miles SW
Welwyn2.2 miles NW
Hatfield2.9 miles SE
Ayot Saint Lawrence3.1 miles NW
Codicote3.5 miles NW
Datchworth3.7 miles NE
Wheathampstead3.7 miles W
Knebworth4.3 miles N
Kimpton4.9 miles NW
Sandridge5.2 miles W
Watton At Stone5.2 miles E
North Mimms5.2 miles S
Whitwell5.3 miles NW
Colney Heath5.4 miles SW
London21 miles S
Glasgow320 miles NW
Edinburgh309 miles NW
Cardiff131 miles W
Liverpool160 miles NW
Southampton82 miles SW
Saint Ives98 miles SW

John Stanley death: Man guilty of stone throw killing

John Stanley died after suffering serious head injuries when the stone was thrown during a fight.

BBC News

M25 reopens but lanes still closed after serious crash between Potters Bar and South Mimms

The full closure of the M25 anti-clockwise between Junction 25 for the A10 and Junction 23 for the A1(M) due to a serious crash has been removed.

Herts Advertiser

St Albans church launches Let There Be Lights' campaign

A St Albans church has launched a ‘Let There Be Lights’ campaign to raise £40,000 for new lights.

Herts Advertiser

Bringing a new assistance dog to heel in Harpenden supermarket as part of training programme

Ever wondered how assistance dogs are trained? Laura Bill went along to to see a hearing dog going through the ropes with Hearing Dogs For Deaf People in the St Albans district.

Herts Advertiser

Homes under renovation and bungalows targeted by burglars in St Albans

Police have issued a warning to St Albans residents undergoing renovations to their homes after a spate of burglaries in the city.

Herts Advertiser

Luton 3-0 Bristol City: Mpanzu strike helps Hatters end Robins' unbeaten run

Pelly-Ruddock Mpanzu's strike sets Luton on the way to a fourth Championship win and ends Bristol City's 10-match unbeaten run.

BBC News

Maids Moreton: Ben Field jailed for author's murder

Benjamin Field, 28, seduced 69-year-old Peter Farquhar into changing his will before killing him.

BBC News

Stolen Cambridgeshire fire engine kit found near Stevenage

Cutting gear returned to fire service after chance find by British Transport Police.

BBC News

From the Postcode Area blog

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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