LE5 Postcode Area Information

Population
100,036
Avg Annual Income
£32,773
Full Time Employees
22.98%
Average Age
36.16

Leicester, LE5 Postcode Area Overview

The LE5 postcode area is located in the Leicester, Charnwood, Leicester, Leicestershire postcode town, in the East Midlands, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a diverse community with residents mainly from Africa and India, and fewer families with young children.

Residents:

  • Many residents come from Africa, with a larger Indian community compared to similar areas.
  • Fewer families with young children.
  • Less likely to follow Christian religions.

Housing:

  • More residents rent privately compared to similar areas.

Lifestyle:

  • Jobs are spread across different fields, similar to other areas.
  • Residents are slightly better educated than average.

Overall: LE5 postcode area represents a diverse community with residents from various backgrounds, including Africa and India. While there are fewer families with young children, residents enjoy diverse job opportunities and higher education levels.

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

Electoral Wards

The LE5 postcode area covers Evington, Humberstone & Hamilton, North Evington, Queniborough, Spinney Hills, Stoneygate, Thurncourt, Troon, Wycliffe electoral wards.

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LE5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of LE5 postcode area is 100,036. 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 Indian, with a total of 54,734, followed by White: English, with a total of 17,370. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Muslim (40,619), followed by Hindu (22,740).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (12,884), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (12,360).

Economic Status

Most people in the LE5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (25,497), while 13,418 adults mentioned they are Employee: Part-time.

Education

Regarding education, 23,625 adults have Does not apply education, while 9,662 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the LE5 area are

  • Process, plant and machine operatives (6886)
  • Elementary occupations (6794), and
  • Professional occupations (6412)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode LE5 is 36 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (30221), Between 15 to 24 (20098), and Between 35 to 44 (19892).

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 LE5 has Routine occupations (16,626) followed by Never worked and long-term unemployed (11,816), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (9,744).

Postcodes in LE5

There are total 8 postcode sectors present in the LE5 (listed below). The postcode LE5 has a total of 1641 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of LE5
NameType
AreaLE5
Ward

Evington

Humberstone & Hamilton

North Evington

Queniborough

Spinney Hills

Stoneygate

Thurncourt

Troon

Wycliffe

LTLA22Leicester, Charnwood
UTLA22Leicester, Leicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland

Leicester, LE5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Leicester, LE5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

36

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

28

Burglary

50

Criminal damage and arson

19

Drugs

8

Other crime

27

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

51

Public order

4

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

21

Vehicle crime

278

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

38

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

24

Drugs

15

Other crime

48

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

58

Public order

6

Robbery

49

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

34

Vehicle crime

263

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

31

Burglary

66

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

17

Other crime

56

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

4

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

34

Vehicle crime

240

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

31

Burglary

63

Criminal damage and arson

16

Drugs

14

Other crime

43

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

80

Public order

4

Robbery

51

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

40

Vehicle crime

288

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

51

Burglary

57

Criminal damage and arson

24

Drugs

21

Other crime

40

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

80

Public order

8

Robbery

60

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

47

Vehicle crime

306

Violence and sexual offences

69

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

38

Burglary

64

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

12

Other crime

34

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

76

Public order

7

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

270

Violence and sexual offences

64

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

66

Criminal damage and arson

23

Drugs

5

Other crime

43

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

85

Public order

5

Robbery

29

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

47

Vehicle crime

241

Violence and sexual offences

45

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

55

Criminal damage and arson

16

Drugs

17

Other crime

45

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

78

Public order

7

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

283

Violence and sexual offences

64

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

28

Burglary

61

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

11

Other crime

42

Other theft

10

Possession of weapons

87

Public order

7

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

42

Vehicle crime

280

Violence and sexual offences

91

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

32

Burglary

64

Criminal damage and arson

22

Drugs

17

Other crime

44

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

107

Public order

11

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

55

Vehicle crime

319

Violence and sexual offences

92

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

36

Burglary

76

Criminal damage and arson

26

Drugs

16

Other crime

32

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

99

Public order

3

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

329

Violence and sexual offences

45

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

55

Criminal damage and arson

31

Drugs

15

Other crime

56

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

81

Public order

3

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

282

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

42

Criminal damage and arson

26

Drugs

12

Other crime

37

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

67

Public order

10

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

290

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

45

Burglary

57

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

22

Other crime

56

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

66

Public order

6

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

40

Vehicle crime

296

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

36

Burglary

53

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

18

Other crime

48

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

73

Public order

7

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

48

Vehicle crime

289

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in LE5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in LE5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Semi-Detached£344,500.00£314,000.00 - £375,000.002
Terraced£264,250.00£153,000.00 - £365,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.002
Flat£87,000.00£87,000.00 - £87,000.001
Semi-Detached£278,976.12£94,309.00 - £355,000.008
Terraced£223,333.33£180,000.00 - £260,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£433,857.14£265,000.00 - £630,000.007
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.002
Other£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.002
Semi-Detached£347,692.31£240,000.00 - £525,000.0013
Terraced£170,750.00£92,000.00 - £332,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£330,000.00£240,000.00 - £400,000.003
Flat£123,990.00£89,500.00 - £160,000.005
Other£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£268,875.00£145,000.00 - £410,000.008
Terraced£229,625.00£130,000.00 - £297,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£368,312.50£200,000.00 - £483,500.008
Flat£130,000.00£130,000.00 - £130,000.002
Semi-Detached£299,958.33£221,000.00 - £355,000.0012
Terraced£246,015.48£138,000.00 - £325,000.0033
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£235,000.00£225,000.00 - £245,000.002
Terraced£198,875.00£175,000.00 - £240,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£573,750.00£430,000.00 - £930,000.004
Semi-Detached£288,930.86£203,500.00 - £385,000.007
Terraced£190,833.33£110,000.00 - £255,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,400.00£300,000.00 - £575,000.005
Flat£127,666.67£101,000.00 - £152,000.003
Other£1,141,800.00£330,000.00 - £1,953,600.002
Semi-Detached£168,568.18£80,000.00 - £360,000.0012
Terraced£274,333.33£179,000.00 - £400,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£353,166.67£284,000.00 - £450,000.006
Flat£123,333.33£95,000.00 - £160,000.003
Other£1,107,500.00£315,000.00 - £1,900,000.002
Semi-Detached£305,625.00£227,000.00 - £450,000.0016
Terraced£241,736.84£102,000.00 - £370,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,500.00£190,000.00 - £400,000.004
Flat£106,000.00£82,000.00 - £130,000.002
Other£521,000.00£322,000.00 - £720,000.002
Semi-Detached£297,000.00£180,000.00 - £425,000.009
Terraced£238,950.00£171,000.00 - £300,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£412,625.00£300,000.00 - £702,500.004
Flat£118,175.00£67,000.00 - £170,000.006
Other£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Semi-Detached£240,291.67£120,000.00 - £675,000.0013
Terraced£286,950.00£237,000.00 - £355,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£424,692.31£205,000.00 - £825,000.0013
Flat£116,843.75£70,000.00 - £138,750.008
Other£1,326,666.67£230,000.00 - £3,500,000.003
Semi-Detached£268,951.04£100,000.00 - £400,000.0028
Terraced£236,553.57£143,000.00 - £315,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£430,666.67£400,000.00 - £452,000.003
Flat£137,916.67£100,000.00 - £163,000.004
Other£165,000.00£165,000.00 - £165,000.001
Semi-Detached£323,750.00£187,500.00 - £455,000.0010
Terraced£236,833.33£112,000.00 - £285,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£272,500.00£250,000.00 - £295,000.002
Terraced£224,500.00£190,000.00 - £250,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£388,000.00£235,000.00 - £635,000.007
Flat£112,166.67£80,000.00 - £142,500.006
Other£176,666.67£110,000.00 - £250,000.003
Semi-Detached£280,289.47£215,000.00 - £392,000.0019
Terraced£170,392.86£109,000.00 - £320,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£375,342.86£190,400.00 - £540,000.007
Flat£146,500.00£126,000.00 - £155,000.004
Semi-Detached£214,454.43£129,250.00 - £415,500.0023
Terraced£248,232.94£198,000.00 - £315,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£449,400.00£332,000.00 - £505,000.005
Flat£174,785.71£60,000.00 - £550,000.007
Other£475,250.00£286,000.00 - £645,000.004
Semi-Detached£267,210.53£130,000.00 - £430,000.0019
Terraced£233,756.04£140,000.00 - £348,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£423,401.82£250,000.00 - £830,000.0011
Flat£139,125.00£63,000.00 - £270,000.008
Other£80,300.00£17,600.00 - £236,000.003
Semi-Detached£300,032.24£120,000.00 - £530,000.0021
Terraced£229,652.17£80,000.00 - £325,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£433,101.43£300,000.00 - £630,000.007
Flat£116,750.00£44,000.00 - £139,000.005
Semi-Detached£304,404.76£225,000.00 - £500,000.0021
Terraced£230,187.50£121,000.00 - £340,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£370,272.22£262,000.00 - £499,950.009
Flat£160,800.00£120,000.00 - £210,000.005
Other£1,620,000.00£1,620,000.00 - £1,620,000.001
Semi-Detached£281,732.76£159,000.00 - £430,000.0029
Terraced£155,750.00£74,000.00 - £325,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£463,400.00£125,000.00 - £1,150,000.009
Flat£88,052.60£48,000.00 - £120,000.005
Semi-Detached£268,560.53£175,000.00 - £345,000.0019
Terraced£228,148.15£120,000.00 - £350,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,750.00£219,500.00 - £780,000.0010
Flat£114,388.89£90,500.00 - £140,000.009
Other£440,333.33£311,000.00 - £600,000.003
Semi-Detached£307,224.44£100,091.00 - £510,000.0016
Terraced£244,821.43£135,000.00 - £300,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£304,125.00£180,000.00 - £445,000.008
Flat£134,250.00£79,500.00 - £280,000.006
Other£380,666.67£260,000.00 - £527,000.003
Semi-Detached£300,029.41£202,000.00 - £363,000.0017
Terraced£207,000.00£106,500.00 - £270,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£416,000.00£282,000.00 - £640,000.0011
Flat£106,500.00£86,000.00 - £125,000.006
Other£520,000.00£520,000.00 - £520,000.001
Semi-Detached£245,795.45£140,000.00 - £370,000.0022
Terraced£251,216.67£100,000.00 - £450,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£402,136.36£140,000.00 - £757,500.0011
Flat£157,750.00£100,500.00 - £215,000.002
Other£1,250,000.00£1,250,000.00 - £1,250,000.001
Semi-Detached£197,078.95£122,000.00 - £380,000.0020
Terraced£223,942.12£145,000.00 - £325,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£382,083.33£225,000.00 - £590,000.006
Flat£126,214.29£54,000.00 - £230,000.007
Other£187,500.00£140,000.00 - £275,000.003
Semi-Detached£236,625.00£126,000.00 - £360,000.0020
Terraced£218,192.31£116,000.00 - £315,000.0026
Schools in the LE5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Avanti Fields SchoolSecondary, Not Rated647 3-16LE50BX
Merrydale Infant SchoolPrimary, Good355 3-7LE50PL
Bridge Junior SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement356 7-11LE53HH
Evington Valley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good362 3-11LE55LL
Mayflower Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement459 3-11LE55PH
Shenton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good477 3-11LE53FP
Linden Primary SchoolPrimary, Good447 3-11LE56AD
Whitehall Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement675 3-11LE56GJ
Spinney Hill Primary SchoolPrimary, Good692 3-11LE55EZ
Scraptoft Valley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good456 3-11LE51NG
Coleman Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement630 3-11LE55FS
St Barnabas CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good332 3-11LE54BD
Crown Hills Community CollegeSecondary, Good1490 11-16LE55FT
The City of Leicester CollegeSecondary, Requires improvement1742 11-19LE56LN
Nether Hall SchoolSpecial, Good122 4-19LE51RT
Madani Girls' SchoolSecondary, Good365 11-16LE55LL
Oaklands SchoolSpecial, Good103 5-11LE56GJ
Leicester City Primary PRUPRU, Good18 5-11LE52EJ
Falcons Primary SchoolPrimary, Good313 4-11LE50TA
Krishna Avanti Primary SchoolPrimary, Good432 4-11LE56HN
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary AcademyPrimary, Good414 3-11LE53HH
Ash Field AcademySpecial, Outstanding163 4-19LE54PY
St Josephs Catholic AcademyPrimary, Good249 3-11LE51HF
Madani Boys SchoolSecondary, Good362 11-16LE55LL
Humberstone Junior SchoolPrimary, Outstanding354 7-11LE51AE
Humberstone Infant AcademyPrimary, Good312 3-7LE51AE
Willowbrook Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Outstanding458 3-11LE52NA
Thurnby Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Good250 3-11LE52EG
Merrydale Junior SchoolPrimary, Good364 7-11LE50PL
Rowlatts Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Good341 3-11LE54ES
Orchard Mead AcademySecondary, Good1154 11-16LE51RT
Judgemeadow Community CollegeSecondary, Good1308 11-16LE56HP
Hope Hamilton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good447 5-11LE51LU
St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary AcademySecondary, Good1143 11-18LE56HN
Green Lane Infant SchoolPrimary, Good322 3-7LE53GG
Kestrel Mead Primary AcademyPrimary, Good758 3-11LE51TG
Keyham Lodge SchoolSpecial, Outstanding112 9-16LE51FG
Amenities in the LE5 Postcode Area
  • Ambar Fish, LE5 3TQ
  • Best One Nick's Off-Licence, LE5 1LL
  • Boots UK Ltd, LE5 4BP
  • @Stuffs, LE5 5FL
  • 7 Star Cake, LE5 3TQ
  • Crown Hills Hotel, LE5 4FF
  • Harini's FUSIC, LE5 0DQ
  • Green Lane Social Club / Jitu's Dhaba, LE5 3TP
  • Leicester Railwaymen's Club And Institute, LE5 4QA
  • Milap Club, LE5 3ED
  • New Leicester Cafe, LE5 0QD
  • Bombay Street Food, LE5 4DA
  • Bruberry, LE5 5EF
  • Cafe Blends, LE5 6LL
  • Cafe Portugal, LE5 5LN
  • Falcon Express Supermarket, LE5 5LN
  • Co-op Store, LE5 4UN
  • Co-operative Supermarket, LE5 6LL
  • Iceland, LE5 4DG
  • Sainsbury's Local, LE5 1PL
  • 3 For 10 Pizza, LE5 5JB
  • Aavkar, LE5 5DT
  • Ace Place, LE5 2NG
  • Algeriano Grill, LE5 5BD
  • Amrit Sweet Centre, LE5 4PA
  • Early Learners' Nursery School, LE5 0QE
  • Evington Centre, LE5 4QG
  • Evington Grange, LE5 4NG
  • Geraint House, LE5 0QD
  • Goodwood Orchard Residential Care Home, LE5 2BE
  • The Dumpling Company England, LE5 3BF
  • Ashra Foods, LE5 3EF
  • ATC Leicester, LE5 5DH
  • Baker St Cakes, LE5 4HJ
  • Dining, LE5 3BD
  • Judgemeadow Community College Burger Van, LE5 6HP
  • Khalifa Kitchen, LE5 0AW
  • MK'z Xpress, LE5 0NT
  • Ruby Murray Pot, LE5 1AH
  • 4 Seasons Catering Services, LE5 0NT
  • Amrta Keli's Cupcakery, LE5 1TW
  • Asha Vegetarian Caterers, LE5 0HJ
  • Bakes By Nim, LE5 1SW
  • Bismillah Foods, LE5 2EE
  • Thurnby Mead Academy, LE5 2EG
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Academy, LE5 3HH
  • Academy Education, LE5 6LN
  • After School Child Care, LE5 6GJ
  • Ash Field Academy, LE5 4PY
  • Best Quality Store, LE5 0DA
  • Chocoberry Group Ltd, LE5 6DN
  • Clements, LE5 1TL
  • Flawless CBD, LE5 1TY
  • Hawks Haulage, LE5 6XE