LE8 Postcode Area Information

Population
52,011
Avg Annual Income
£44,530
Full Time Employees
29.11%
Average Age
43.88

Blaby, LE8 Postcode Area Overview

The LE8 postcode area is located in the Blaby, Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, 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 LE8 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 LE8 postcode area covers Blaby South, Cosby with South Whetstone, Countesthorpe, Dunton, Fleckney, Glen, Kibworths, Lubenham, North Whetstone, Saxondale, South Wigston, Wigston All Saints, Wigston Fields, Wigston Meadowcourt, Wigston St Wolstan's electoral wards.

LE8 Postcode Map

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LE8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of LE8 postcode area is 52,011. 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 44,966, followed by Indian, with a total of 2,605. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (23,725), followed by No religion (21,649).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (16,514), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (10,266).

Economic Status

Most people in the LE8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (21,758), while 16,109 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 13,375 adults have Level 4 education, while 7,016 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the LE8 area are

  • Professional occupations (5197)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (3529), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (3516)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode LE8 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (15532), Between 45 to 54 (12819), and Between 55 to 64 (12777).

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 LE8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (9,663) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,802), and Intermediate occupations (5,729).

Postcodes in LE8

There are total 9 postcode sectors present in the LE8 (listed below). The postcode LE8 has a total of 1981 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of LE8
NameType
AreaLE8
Ward

Blaby South

Cosby with South Whetstone

Countesthorpe

Dunton

Fleckney

Glen

Kibworths

Lubenham

North Whetstone

Saxondale

South Wigston

Wigston All Saints

Wigston Fields

Wigston Meadowcourt

Wigston St Wolstan's

LTLA22Blaby, Harborough, Oadby and Wigston
UTLA22Leicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland

Blaby, LE8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Blaby, LE8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

17

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

27

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

1

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

13

Vehicle crime

99

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

1

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

23

Vehicle crime

97

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

20

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

3

Other crime

24

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

107

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

4

Other crime

16

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

1

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

93

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

16

Public order

2

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

87

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

9

Other theft

31

Public order

10

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

132

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

16

Public order

14

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

104

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

23

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

2

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

92

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

9

Other crime

15

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

107

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

8

Shoplifting

28

Vehicle crime

108

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

9

Other crime

11

Other theft

25

Public order

4

Shoplifting

16

Vehicle crime

113

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other crime

17

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

2

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

117

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

10

Other crime

29

Other theft

18

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

15

Vehicle crime

105

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

4

Other crime

25

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

83

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

3

Other crime

33

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

91

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in LE8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in LE8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£336,250.00£260,000.00 - £412,500.002
Semi-Detached£304,875.00£292,500.00 - £335,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£302,000.00£300,000.00 - £304,000.002
Other£335,000.00£335,000.00 - £335,000.001
Semi-Detached£261,500.00£240,000.00 - £283,000.002
Terraced£222,500.00£222,500.00 - £222,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,400.00£218,000.00 - £320,000.005
Flat£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Semi-Detached£264,076.92£175,000.00 - £345,000.0013
Terraced£268,666.67£218,000.00 - £370,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£413,571.43£355,000.00 - £595,000.007
Flat£166,500.00£165,000.00 - £168,000.002
Other£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.002
Semi-Detached£278,750.00£225,000.00 - £375,000.008
Terraced£271,833.33£185,000.00 - £336,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£366,314.00£230,000.00 - £624,350.0030
Flat£297,500.00£140,000.00 - £475,000.004
Other£2,754,250.00£2,754,250.00 - £2,754,250.001
Semi-Detached£277,166.67£210,000.00 - £500,000.0021
Terraced£208,500.00£157,500.00 - £250,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£522,500.00£515,000.00 - £530,000.002
Flat£135,200.00£135,200.00 - £135,200.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,135.71£285,000.00 - £535,000.007
Other£365,000.00£295,000.00 - £435,000.002
Semi-Detached£239,875.00£180,000.00 - £312,000.004
Terraced£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£356,214.29£265,000.00 - £573,500.007
Flat£120,250.00£117,500.00 - £123,000.002
Semi-Detached£272,111.11£215,000.00 - £350,000.009
Terraced£168,642.93£126,000.00 - £270,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£559,711.54£260,000.00 - £1,550,000.0017
Other£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
Semi-Detached£269,735.24£150,000.00 - £470,000.0017
Terraced£159,777.78£94,000.00 - £317,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£451,000.00£205,000.00 - £725,000.0011
Other£333,750.00£305,000.00 - £362,500.002
Semi-Detached£274,000.00£222,000.00 - £310,000.003
Terraced£213,950.00£165,000.00 - £475,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£404,222.22£260,000.00 - £640,000.0010
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Other£312,000.00£312,000.00 - £312,000.001
Semi-Detached£277,678.57£187,500.00 - £475,000.0014
Terraced£268,571.43£115,000.00 - £540,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,475.00£275,000.00 - £595,000.0014
Flat£113,214.29£65,500.00 - £142,000.007
Other£267,000.00£180,000.00 - £325,000.005
Semi-Detached£243,750.00£206,250.00 - £345,000.0015
Terraced£242,633.33£175,000.00 - £600,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£505,383.33£295,000.00 - £600,000.007
Other£377,000.00£224,000.00 - £530,000.002
Semi-Detached£305,916.67£200,000.00 - £475,000.006
Terraced£260,300.00£200,000.00 - £320,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£355,500.00£341,000.00 - £370,000.002
Flat£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
Other£665,000.00£665,000.00 - £665,000.001
Semi-Detached£255,600.00£186,000.00 - £346,000.005
Terraced£229,983.33£179,950.00 - £290,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£484,909.09£242,000.00 - £910,000.0011
Flat£158,125.00£127,500.00 - £210,000.004
Other£938,750.00£177,500.00 - £1,700,000.002
Semi-Detached£316,076.92£220,000.00 - £900,000.0013
Terraced£247,961.50£135,000.00 - £328,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£454,230.77£285,000.00 - £1,100,000.0013
Flat£155,000.00£140,000.00 - £170,000.002
Other£1,550,000.00£1,550,000.00 - £1,550,000.001
Semi-Detached£302,277.78£221,500.00 - £464,000.0018
Terraced£322,714.29£185,000.00 - £550,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£387,954.55£270,000.00 - £950,000.0013
Flat£127,500.00£110,000.00 - £145,000.002
Semi-Detached£280,669.64£212,000.00 - £605,000.0029
Terraced£231,492.86£163,000.00 - £300,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£407,173.29£250,000.00 - £730,000.0027
Flat£174,375.00£148,750.00 - £200,000.002
Other£1,125,000.00£1,125,000.00 - £1,125,000.001
Semi-Detached£227,482.14£169,000.00 - £410,000.0015
Terraced£221,538.25£128,000.00 - £262,806.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£378,790.28£295,000.00 - £725,000.0021
Flat£138,750.00£132,500.00 - £145,000.002
Other£541,000.00£227,000.00 - £1,300,000.003
Semi-Detached£289,700.00£230,000.00 - £355,000.0015
Terraced£181,672.61£108,000.00 - £440,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,453.75£269,950.00 - £820,000.0016
Flat£120,000.00£65,000.00 - £140,000.004
Semi-Detached£256,909.24£175,000.00 - £372,500.0023
Terraced£233,954.55£177,000.00 - £295,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,616.94£215,000.00 - £770,000.0024
Flat£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
Other£1,492,500.00£685,000.00 - £2,300,000.002
Semi-Detached£211,905.12£127,500.00 - £320,000.0022
Terraced£337,400.00£162,000.00 - £760,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£378,379.85£180,000.00 - £863,000.0019
Flat£119,666.67£84,000.00 - £140,000.003
Semi-Detached£309,262.50£194,000.00 - £495,000.0012
Terraced£218,218.75£97,500.00 - £266,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£475,822.50£307,000.00 - £1,175,000.0012
Flat£157,500.00£135,000.00 - £180,000.002
Other£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Semi-Detached£185,687.50£116,000.00 - £365,000.0017
Terraced£175,357.07£115,000.00 - £420,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£402,253.30£239,000.00 - £650,000.0026
Flat£157,625.00£145,000.00 - £172,500.003
Other£236,500.00£236,500.00 - £236,500.001
Semi-Detached£261,262.39£139,950.00 - £359,995.0014
Terraced£202,319.44£153,750.00 - £262,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£451,632.74£192,500.00 - £1,300,000.0030
Flat£133,000.00£120,000.00 - £150,000.004
Other£465,000.00£465,000.00 - £465,000.001
Semi-Detached£199,632.67£91,000.00 - £360,000.0018
Terraced£257,000.00£175,000.00 - £438,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£372,408.33£265,000.00 - £750,000.0025
Flat£119,833.33£92,000.00 - £135,000.003
Other£875,000.00£875,000.00 - £875,000.001
Semi-Detached£267,862.88£225,000.00 - £440,000.0015
Terraced£232,692.50£108,900.00 - £362,000.0011
Schools in the LE8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary SchoolPrimary, Good234 4-11LE84FE
Badgerbrook Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding424 4-11LE86ZW
Fleckney Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding431 4-11LE88BE
Great Glen St Cuthbert's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement294 4-11LE89EQ
Greenfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good630 4-11LE85SG
Kibworth Mead AcademySecondary, Inadequate871 11-16LE80LG
Kibworth Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding605 4-11LE80NH
Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement377 4-11LE84EG
Arnesby Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good63 3-11LE85WG
St Peter's Church of England Primary School WhetstonePrimary, Requires improvement202 5-11LE86NJ
Countesthorpe AcademySecondary, Requires improvement1274 11-19LE85PR
Foxfields AcademySpecial, Good52 4-16LE84FE
Amenities in the LE8 Postcode Area
  • Sunnydale Farm, LE8 0QT
  • The Cock Inn, LE8 5UQ
  • Axe & Square, LE8 5RQ
  • Blaby Golf Centre, LE8 4DP
  • Bulls Head, LE8 5QX
  • Bulls Head, LE8 4DN
  • Dolly's, LE8 6DA
  • Kibworth Golf Club, LE8 0LP
  • The Welcome Kitchen, LE8 0JE
  • Annie's Patisserie, LE8 4GR
  • Attfields Farm Shop Ltd., LE8 6LD
  • Central England Co-operative, LE8 9GH
  • Central England Co-operative, LE8 0HS
  • Central England Co-operative, LE8 8AJ
  • Aldi Stores Ltd., LE8 4HY
  • Central England Co-Operative Society, LE8 5QX
  • Domino's Pizza, LE8 4DJ
  • Flames, LE8 6LG
  • Hong Kong Takeaway, LE8 4DW
  • Oriental Kitchen, LE8 6JY
  • Pizza Point, LE8 5RL
  • Badgerbrook After School Club, LE8 6ZW
  • Bush Babies - Leicester Countesthorpe, LE8 5QW
  • Busy Bees At Leicester Blaby, LE8 4DP
  • Chataway Residential Home, LE8 6JG
  • Cherrytree Residential Home, LE8 5TD
  • John Milner (Bakers) Ltd, LE8 4DN
  • D + J Mobile Catering, LE8 5WB
  • Kingarth Farm, LE8 9DT
  • Bridge 67 Cookery School, LE8 0QD
  • Fleckney Sports And Leisure Centre, LE8 8BG
  • Great Glen Sports And Social Club, LE8 9FJ
  • Kibworth Bowling Club, LE8 0HG
  • Kibworth Cricket Club, LE8 0HG
  • Badgerbrook Primary School, LE8 6ZW
  • Countesthorpe Academy, LE8 5PR
  • Foxfields Academy, LE8 4FE
  • Greenfield Primary School, LE8 5SG
  • St Peters C Of E Primary School, LE8 6NJ
  • Countesthorpe Village Store, LE8 5TB
  • Flackies Meats, LE8 4DD
  • Slimming World, LE8 8AJ
  • M Whatsize Fruit & Veg, LE8 5PG
  • Lloyds Retail Chemist Ltd, LE8 4DW
  • The Black Box Whetstone, LE8 6HP
  • Britannia Buffet Services Ltd, LE8 6LH