LE2 Postcode Area Information

Population
120,761
Avg Annual Income
£38,224
Full Time Employees
23.50%
Average Age
36.96

Leicester, LE2 Postcode Area Overview

The LE2 postcode area is located in the Leicester, Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, Blaby, Leicester, Leicestershire postcode town, in the East Midlands, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a quiet community of older adults and couples, mainly homeowners in houses, working in professional jobs.

Residents:

  • Mostly married couples or in civil partnerships, with many residents over retirement age.
  • Large Indian and Pakistani communities.
  • Less likely to follow Christian religions.

Housing:

  • Mainly owned houses, not many flats or terraced houses.

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents have college degrees and work in management or professional roles.

Overall: a big area of LE2 postcode district district represents a stable community with established residents enjoying spacious, owned housing and good careers. While there are fewer young families and students, it offers a quiet and settled environment for older adults and professionals.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The LE2 postcode area covers Aylestone, Castle, Eyres Monsell, Glen, Knighton, Oadby Brocks Hill, Oadby Grange, Oadby St Peter's, Oadby Uplands, Oadby Woodlands, Saffron, Saxondale, Spinney Hills, Stoneygate, Thurnby & Houghton, Westcotes, Wycliffe electoral wards.

LE2 Postcode Map

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LE2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of LE2 postcode area is 120,761. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 54,632, followed by Indian, with a total of 28,016. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (35,475), followed by Christian (33,749).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (22,269), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (17,043).

Economic Status

Most people in the LE2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (32,357), while 17,435 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 32,776 adults have Level 4 education, while 19,276 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the LE2 area are

  • Professional occupations (11657)
  • Elementary occupations (6666), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (5610)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode LE2 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 15 to 24 (45509), Below 14 (41072), and Between 25 to 34 (34049).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in LE2 has Full-time students (17,445) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (15,367), and Routine occupations (13,586).

Postcodes in LE2

There are total 10 postcode sectors present in the LE2 (listed below). The postcode LE2 has a total of 3096 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of LE2
NameType
AreaLE2
Ward

Aylestone

Castle

Eyres Monsell

Glen

Knighton

Oadby Brocks Hill

Oadby Grange

Oadby St Peter's

Oadby Uplands

Oadby Woodlands

Saffron

Saxondale

Spinney Hills

Stoneygate

Thurnby & Houghton

Westcotes

Wycliffe

LTLA22Leicester, Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, Blaby
UTLA22Leicester, Leicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland

Leicester, LE2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Leicester, LE2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

103

Anti-social behaviour

18

Bicycle theft

49

Burglary

125

Criminal damage and arson

61

Drugs

18

Other crime

79

Other theft

13

Possession of weapons

117

Public order

9

Robbery

39

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

50

Vehicle crime

443

Violence and sexual offences

97

Anti-social behaviour

28

Bicycle theft

41

Burglary

102

Criminal damage and arson

43

Drugs

19

Other crime

85

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

113

Public order

6

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

41

Vehicle crime

433

Violence and sexual offences

91

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

43

Burglary

83

Criminal damage and arson

51

Drugs

20

Other crime

90

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

89

Public order

10

Robbery

49

Shoplifting

11

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

375

Violence and sexual offences

71

Anti-social behaviour

22

Bicycle theft

59

Burglary

101

Criminal damage and arson

56

Drugs

22

Other crime

102

Other theft

10

Possession of weapons

111

Public order

10

Robbery

39

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

58

Vehicle crime

408

Violence and sexual offences

52

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

58

Burglary

104

Criminal damage and arson

54

Drugs

18

Other crime

102

Other theft

16

Possession of weapons

103

Public order

13

Robbery

34

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

43

Vehicle crime

403

Violence and sexual offences

73

Anti-social behaviour

20

Bicycle theft

52

Burglary

98

Criminal damage and arson

59

Drugs

15

Other crime

97

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

102

Public order

12

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

10

Theft from the person

45

Vehicle crime

433

Violence and sexual offences

70

Anti-social behaviour

28

Bicycle theft

54

Burglary

92

Criminal damage and arson

60

Drugs

16

Other crime

106

Other theft

13

Possession of weapons

120

Public order

9

Robbery

31

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

54

Vehicle crime

441

Violence and sexual offences

87

Anti-social behaviour

35

Bicycle theft

51

Burglary

122

Criminal damage and arson

74

Drugs

26

Other crime

87

Other theft

18

Possession of weapons

140

Public order

20

Robbery

50

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

54

Vehicle crime

467

Violence and sexual offences

85

Anti-social behaviour

30

Bicycle theft

56

Burglary

107

Criminal damage and arson

80

Drugs

18

Other crime

94

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

140

Public order

11

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

53

Vehicle crime

394

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

45

Burglary

120

Criminal damage and arson

86

Drugs

12

Other crime

101

Other theft

18

Possession of weapons

132

Public order

10

Robbery

48

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

57

Vehicle crime

430

Violence and sexual offences

87

Anti-social behaviour

19

Bicycle theft

61

Burglary

116

Criminal damage and arson

74

Drugs

16

Other crime

95

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

140

Public order

9

Robbery

39

Shoplifting

11

Theft from the person

50

Vehicle crime

462

Violence and sexual offences

96

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

43

Burglary

146

Criminal damage and arson

100

Drugs

34

Other crime

109

Other theft

14

Possession of weapons

169

Public order

7

Robbery

45

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

54

Vehicle crime

518

Violence and sexual offences

90

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

44

Burglary

107

Criminal damage and arson

73

Drugs

21

Other crime

78

Other theft

14

Possession of weapons

140

Public order

16

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

35

Vehicle crime

460

Violence and sexual offences

65

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

63

Burglary

110

Criminal damage and arson

60

Drugs

25

Other crime

97

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

126

Public order

15

Robbery

42

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

484

Violence and sexual offences

60

Anti-social behaviour

16

Bicycle theft

68

Burglary

116

Criminal damage and arson

55

Drugs

15

Other crime

89

Other theft

13

Possession of weapons

136

Public order

10

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

44

Vehicle crime

440

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

23

Bicycle theft

62

Burglary

92

Criminal damage and arson

67

Drugs

24

Other crime

99

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

117

Public order

9

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

67

Vehicle crime

428

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

53

Burglary

84

Criminal damage and arson

43

Drugs

13

Other crime

94

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

104

Public order

5

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

65

Vehicle crime

412

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in LE2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in LE2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£750,000.00£700,000.00 - £800,000.002
Flat£177,500.00£150,000.00 - £205,000.002
Semi-Detached£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Terraced£226,750.00£168,000.00 - £280,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£490,000.00£490,000.00 - £490,000.001
Flat£180,000.00£125,000.00 - £235,000.002
Terraced£247,500.00£185,000.00 - £375,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£382,700.00£260,000.00 - £635,500.005
Semi-Detached£261,930.56£175,000.00 - £375,000.009
Terraced£322,500.00£190,000.00 - £455,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,500.00£168,000.00 - £810,000.006
Flat£147,500.00£100,000.00 - £195,000.005
Other£356,000.00£356,000.00 - £356,000.001
Semi-Detached£303,750.00£262,000.00 - £358,000.004
Terraced£162,300.00£88,000.00 - £356,500.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£405,800.00£235,000.00 - £562,000.005
Flat£165,557.69£95,000.00 - £197,500.0015
Other£6,848,657.50£250,000.00 - £13,447,315.004
Semi-Detached£317,866.67£187,000.00 - £660,000.0015
Terraced£167,906.25£130,000.00 - £258,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,750.00£270,000.00 - £805,000.0010
Flat£225,000.00£100,000.00 - £350,000.002
Other£487,500.00£225,000.00 - £750,000.002
Semi-Detached£317,516.67£78,000.00 - £625,000.0018
Terraced£224,006.45£142,500.00 - £368,000.0031
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£605,246.56£285,000.00 - £950,000.0033
Flat£178,285.71£52,000.00 - £315,000.007
Other£425,000.00£425,000.00 - £425,000.001
Semi-Detached£302,127.66£180,000.00 - £540,000.0047
Terraced£235,760.51£135,000.00 - £575,000.0039
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£131,750.00£102,000.00 - £150,000.004
Semi-Detached£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Terraced£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£439,687.50£250,000.00 - £670,000.008
Flat£135,791.67£75,000.00 - £195,000.0012
Semi-Detached£251,791.67£170,000.00 - £329,500.0012
Terraced£254,789.29£175,000.00 - £384,500.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£466,625.00£271,000.00 - £800,000.008
Flat£135,000.00£95,000.00 - £220,000.006
Semi-Detached£328,294.12£165,000.00 - £595,000.0017
Terraced£207,879.41£103,000.00 - £300,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£349,200.00£196,000.00 - £1,027,500.0016
Flat£148,750.00£88,500.00 - £240,000.0010
Other£661,000.00£240,000.00 - £1,250,000.005
Semi-Detached£304,712.50£186,000.00 - £700,000.0028
Terraced£212,075.00£135,000.00 - £465,000.0035
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£457,250.00£190,000.00 - £725,000.0010
Flat£223,500.00£223,500.00 - £223,500.001
Other£725,000.00£725,000.00 - £725,000.001
Semi-Detached£275,466.92£167,000.00 - £368,500.0013
Terraced£223,312.50£126,500.00 - £335,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£605,616.88£314,970.00 - £1,330,000.0016
Flat£193,958.33£81,000.00 - £230,000.0013
Other£950,000.00£950,000.00 - £950,000.001
Semi-Detached£295,835.53£169,000.00 - £525,000.0017
Terraced£217,102.27£133,000.00 - £300,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£462,030.30£187,000.00 - £1,025,000.0033
Flat£136,920.85£83,000.00 - £400,000.0013
Other£1,064,500.00£108,000.00 - £3,700,000.004
Semi-Detached£265,391.67£157,500.00 - £675,000.0060
Terraced£240,077.78£73,000.00 - £850,000.0045
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£407,400.00£180,000.00 - £715,000.005
Flat£161,500.00£93,000.00 - £215,000.008
Other£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£254,250.00£150,000.00 - £375,000.0012
Terraced£186,005.95£62,500.00 - £447,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£344,000.00£344,000.00 - £344,000.001
Flat£142,250.00£122,500.00 - £162,000.002
Other£284,000.00£284,000.00 - £284,000.001
Semi-Detached£349,250.00£260,000.00 - £460,000.004
Terraced£200,011.27£113,500.00 - £263,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£421,000.00£240,000.00 - £680,000.0011
Flat£171,750.00£132,000.00 - £200,000.006
Other£433,750.00£205,000.00 - £735,000.003
Semi-Detached£276,630.95£157,750.00 - £388,000.0021
Terraced£248,461.54£175,000.00 - £695,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£521,441.18£220,000.00 - £975,000.0017
Flat£150,988.64£67,500.00 - £310,000.0022
Other£507,666.67£178,000.00 - £1,100,000.003
Semi-Detached£293,913.79£167,000.00 - £650,000.0029
Terraced£204,008.41£125,000.00 - £525,000.0049
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£475,346.15£230,000.00 - £888,500.0026
Flat£182,481.25£85,000.00 - £210,000.009
Other£778,750.00£221,000.00 - £2,175,000.004
Semi-Detached£305,108.97£145,000.00 - £735,000.0039
Terraced£226,350.00£80,000.00 - £382,500.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£498,357.14£285,000.00 - £1,280,000.0014
Flat£300,225.00£67,500.00 - £715,000.0018
Other£290,000.00£230,000.00 - £350,000.002
Semi-Detached£313,033.60£153,000.00 - £555,000.0043
Terraced£202,308.33£84,000.00 - £485,000.0031
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£505,590.91£318,000.00 - £1,400,000.0022
Flat£154,500.00£70,000.00 - £320,000.009
Other£809,000.00£250,000.00 - £1,600,000.005
Semi-Detached£204,101.43£132,500.00 - £595,000.0036
Terraced£227,099.31£140,000.00 - £487,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£503,625.00£355,000.00 - £865,000.0012
Flat£145,250.00£43,500.00 - £220,000.0012
Semi-Detached£282,906.90£185,000.00 - £442,000.0029
Terraced£219,381.46£125,000.00 - £340,000.0035
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£542,708.33£280,000.00 - £1,400,000.0012
Flat£175,617.89£75,000.00 - £275,000.0019
Other£1,211,250.00£310,000.00 - £2,500,000.004
Semi-Detached£288,589.11£120,600.00 - £705,000.0038
Terraced£240,544.76£125,000.00 - £455,000.0033
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£381,312.50£260,000.00 - £580,000.0016
Flat£135,312.91£72,500.00 - £245,000.0017
Other£793,333.33£205,000.00 - £1,825,000.003
Semi-Detached£253,913.92£175,000.00 - £400,000.0036
Terraced£216,209.76£100,000.00 - £400,000.0041
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£573,468.74£190,000.00 - £1,390,000.0019
Flat£144,605.88£85,000.00 - £320,000.0017
Other£966,800.00£320,000.00 - £1,570,000.005
Semi-Detached£261,914.15£121,000.00 - £455,000.0033
Terraced£188,448.69£140,000.00 - £285,000.0034
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£317,631.97£180,000.00 - £1,225,000.0019
Flat£157,538.46£68,000.00 - £300,000.0013
Other£548,166.67£220,000.00 - £1,000,000.005
Semi-Detached£258,728.57£160,000.00 - £425,000.0035
Terraced£191,648.39£140,000.00 - £525,000.0033
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£427,790.71£215,000.00 - £822,500.0021
Flat£137,753.57£81,000.00 - £275,000.0014
Other£2,245,974.00£215,000.00 - £7,138,896.004
Semi-Detached£216,187.50£165,000.00 - £400,000.0039
Terraced£182,505.77£85,000.00 - £365,000.0040
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£422,017.86£220,000.00 - £965,000.0015
Flat£165,617.65£87,500.00 - £245,000.0017
Other£516,600.00£218,000.00 - £1,100,000.005
Semi-Detached£277,435.10£90,000.00 - £840,000.0031
Terraced£205,691.18£145,000.00 - £625,000.0035
Schools in the LE2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Moat Community CollegeSecondary, Good1061 11-16LE20TU
Granby Primary SchoolPrimary, Good453 3-11LE28LP
Montrose SchoolPrimary, Good455 3-11LE28TN
Eyres Monsell Primary SchoolPrimary, Good389 3-11LE29AH
Hazel Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good381 5-11LE27JN
Charnwood Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding428 3-11LE20HE
Marriott Primary SchoolPrimary, Good438 3-11LE26NE
Medway Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good485 3-11LE21GH
St John the Baptist CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement565 4-11LE21TE
Avenue Primary School Primary, Good555 3-11LE23EJ
Leicester Partnership SchoolPRU, Good18 11-16LE23PR
Rolleston Primary SchoolPrimary, Good424 3-11LE29PT
Manor High SchoolSecondary, Good926 11-16LE24FU
Glen Hills Primary SchoolPrimary, Good513 4-11LE29NY
Gartree High SchoolSecondary, Outstanding838 11-16LE25TQ
St Thomas More Catholic Voluntary AcademyPrimary, Good280 4-11LE23TA
Beauchamp CollegeSecondary, Good2222 11-19LE25TP
Brocks Hill Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding421 4-11LE25WP
Launde Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding628 4-11LE24LJ
Langmoor Primary School OadbyPrimary, Outstanding213 4-11LE25HS
Uplands Junior L.E.A.D AcademyPrimary, Good473 7-11LE20DR
Knighton Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Good233 3-11LE26LG
Lancaster AcademySecondary, Requires improvement900 11-16LE26FU
Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, A church of England SchoolSecondary, Good835 2-16LE26UA
Overdale Infant SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement359 4-7LE23YA
Overdale Junior SchoolPrimary, Good477 7-11LE23YA
Brookside Primary SchoolPrimary, Good443 4-11LE24FU
Woodland Grange Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding451 4-11LE24TY
Sir Jonathan North Girls' CollegeSecondary, Outstanding1187 11-16LE26FU
Holy Cross Catholic School, a Voluntary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement253 3-11LE26TY
Highfields Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding379 3-11LE20UU
Uplands Infant SchoolPrimary, Good429 3-7LE20DR
Sparkenhoe Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good471 3-11LE20TD
Millgate SchoolSpecial, Outstanding120 7-16LE26DW
Amenities in the LE2 Postcode Area
  • Ambala, LE2 1QN
  • Amelia Nour, LE2 2BE
  • HGS Retail Ltd, LE2 6UF
  • Saffron Pharmacy, LE2 6UL
  • Getir UK Limited, LE2 0JP
  • Croft Hotel, LE2 1RF
  • Dawn Centre, LE2 0JN
  • Flexistay Gables ApartHotel, LE2 2PN
  • Grafton House Hotel, LE2 0ND
  • Holiday Inn Express Leicester, LE2 7FQ
  • Glenhills Sports And Social Club, LE2 9JB
  • The Glen Parva Manor, LE2 9TL
  • The Foxpond, LE2 4RG
  • Aylestone Conservative Club, LE2 7NE
  • Cradock Arms, LE2 3TT
  • Elior At Birch Court, LE2 9NH
  • Leicester Aero Club Limited, LE2 2FG
  • Clay Pot Restaurant, LE2 1HJ
  • Kings Lock Tearoom, LE2 8LR
  • Petite Street Play Village LTD, LE2 2FB
  • Aldi, LE2 8TD
  • Anna Supermarket, LE2 6BJ
  • B And M Retail Ltd, LE2 7JU
  • Choice Supermarket, LE2 1EF
  • Co-op, LE2 2PN
  • Captain Haddock's Traditional Fish And Chips, LE2 0QD
  • Carvers Cobs, LE2 9PH
  • Burgrill, LE2 6BD
  • Al Barakah Fish And Chips, LE2 1QL
  • American Fried Chicken, LE2 6UN
  • Overcomers Food Bank, LE2 3FL
  • Abu Qassim Warehouse, LE2 0HA
  • Caves, LE2 7SN
  • Eyres Monsell Club For Young People Food Pantry, LE2 9AQ
  • St. Andrews Play Association / SAPA Community Pantry, LE2 7LA
  • Brockshill Woodlands Residential Home, LE2 5UF
  • Play Days Academy, LE2 9TL
  • Westview Residential Home, LE2 9HG
  • ABC Leicester Childcare And Education, LE2 8BB
  • Alston House, LE2 8BL
  • Glenhills Pre-School, LE2 9JE
  • Glenhills Primary School, LE2 9NY
  • Avenue Junior & Infant School (Kitchens), LE2 3EJ
  • Bakery, LE2 7LW
  • Charnwood Primary School, LE2 0HE
  • Franco's Ices, LE2 6FQ
  • Gallops Farm (unit 2), LE2 7FL
  • Gallops Farm Inside, LE2 7TR
  • Gez's Ices KM55 UWU, LE2 6NF
  • Giant Burger, LE2 7FL
  • Glen Gorse Golf Club, LE2 4RF
  • The Kube, LE2 4AL
  • Magpie Learning Centre, LE2 9PQ
  • The Knighton Kitchen, LE2 3FH
  • Aylestone Baptist Church, LE2 8PE
  • Golden Bakery, LE2 0UB
  • Masalas By H, LE2 8PH