NEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
A 50-page ZoomLocal Neighbourhood report tells you EVERYTHING you need to know about WD17 4WZ, including the people, crime, house prices and much more.
0POPULATION
7.8%UNEMPLOYED
43%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
10%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionWD17 4WZ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the WD17 4WZ postcode area in Watford.

We've got loads of statistics for WD17 4WZ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsWD17 4WZ

What social class do the population of WD17 4WZ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is WD17 4WZ in Watford, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about WD17 4WZ from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 31%Children
  • 69%Adults

31% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in WD174WZ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Holywell.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 10%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 34%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 39%SINGLE
  • 43%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in WD17 4WZ is 39%. Single and 'other' people is 61%.

ETHNICITY

  • 67%WHITE
  • 36%NON-WHITE

67% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 85.6%WORKING
  • 7.8%UNEMPLOYED

7.8% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in WD17 4WZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

WD17 4WZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around WD17 4WZ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in WD17 4WZ

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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

WD17 4WZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around WD17 4WZ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

WD17 4WZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area WD174WZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in WD17 4WZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near WD17 4WZ

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around WD17 4WZ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near WD17 4WZ

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 WD17 4WZ area.

Taxis near WD17 4WZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near WD17 4WZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near WD17 4WZ

Events

From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around WD17 4WZ.

What's on near WD17 4WZ

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near WD17 4WZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area WD17 4WZ.

Hotels near WD17 4WZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information WD17 4WZ

Local Amenities

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Banks near WD17 4WZ

Banks

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Banks near WD17 4WZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the WD17 4WZ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near WD17 4WZ

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the WD17 4WZ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near WD17 4WZ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres WD17 4WZ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in WD17 4WZ

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near WD17 4WZ.

Emergencies in WD17 4WZ

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 WD17 4WZ

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around WD17 4WZ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in WD17 4WZ

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WD174WZ Postcode Breakdown

WDAREA17DISTRICT4SECTORWZUNIT
Full PostcodeWD17 4WZ
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownWatford
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyHertfordshire
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

WD174WZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

WD17 4WZ postcode is located in the postal town of Watford. Watford 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 WD17 4WZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Watford1.5 miles NE
Croxley Green1.6 miles SW
Rickmansworth2.2 miles W
Leavesden Green2.5 miles NE
Chorleywood2.6 miles W
Bushey2.6 miles E
Northwood3.4 miles S
Abbots Langley3.5 miles N
Sarratt3.5 miles NW
Kings Langley3.7 miles N
Caldecote4 miles E
Chenies4.2 miles W
Harefield4.3 miles SW
Chipperfield4.4 miles NW
Busheyheath4.4 miles E
London17 miles E
Glasgow325 miles NW
Edinburgh316 miles NW
Cardiff120 miles W
Liverpool162 miles NW
Southampton67 miles SW
Saint Ives83 miles SW

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