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IntroductionYO12 6LR

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO12 6LR postcode area in York.

We've got loads of statistics for YO12 6LR, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO12 6LR

What social class do the population of YO12 6LR belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO12 6LR in York, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about YO12 6LR from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO126LR male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Northstead.


  • 6%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 38%DE

According to census records, 6% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 40%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO12 6LR is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88%WORKING

7.1% 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


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in YO12 6LR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO12 6LR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO12 6LR, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in YO12 6LR

Constituency & Democracy Information


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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO126LR. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO12 6LR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO12 6LR

Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO12 6LR

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO12 6LR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO12 6LR


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What's on near YO12 6LR

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO12 6LR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO12 6LR.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information YO12 6LR

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO12 6LR


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Banks near YO12 6LR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO12 6LR postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO12 6LR



The nearest schools in the YO12 6LR area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near YO12 6LR

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO12 6LR


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in YO12 6LR

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO12 6LR



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around YO12 6LR. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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YO126LR Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO12 6LR
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
CountyNorth Yorkshire
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

YO126LR Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO12 6LR postcode is located in the postal town of York. York 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 YO12 6LR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Scarborough0.3 miles E
Gristhorpe6.1 miles SE
Brompton7.3 miles SW
Filey7.6 miles SE
Stoupe Brow8.9 miles NW
Foxholes10.9 miles S
Knapton12.6 miles SW
Helperthorpe12.8 miles SW
Pickering14.3 miles W
Bridlington15.9 miles SE
Whitby16.1 miles NW
Scagglethorpe16.2 miles SW
Egton16.6 miles NW
Cropton16.7 miles W
Ryton17 miles W
London193 miles S
Glasgow183 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff227 miles SW
Liverpool122 miles W
Southampton238 miles S
Saint Ives246 miles S

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