LS12 Postcode Area Information

Population
44,278
Avg Annual Income
£36,980
Full Time Employees
31.25%
Average Age
36.28

Leeds, LS12 Postcode Area Overview

The LS12 postcode area is located in the Leeds, Leeds postcode town, in the Yorkshire and The Humber, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young, diverse community with many residents born in Africa, facing some challenges.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults, many born in Africa.
  • Fewer married couples and families with children compared to similar areas.
  • Diverse mix of ethnicities, with Black and mixed backgrounds well-represented.
  • English may not be everyone's main language.

Housing:

  • Mainly overcrowded flats rented from the government (social housing).

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents work in basic jobs (elementary occupations).
  • Few residents have college degrees.
  • Not many households have multiple cars.

Overall: a big area of LS12 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with a young population. However, many residents face challenges like overcrowded housing, limited English fluency, and basic job opportunities. Remember, this is a general overview, and individual experiences may vary greatly.

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

Electoral Wards

The LS12 postcode area covers Armley, Beeston & Holbeck, Bramley & Stanningley, Farnley & Wortley, Hunslet & Riverside electoral wards.

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LS12 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of LS12 postcode area is 44,278. 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 31,587, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 3,422. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (19,586), followed by Christian (17,907).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (9,995), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (7,905).

Economic Status

Most people in the LS12 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (16,117), while 6,378 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 9,725 adults have Level 4 education, while 5,474 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the LS12 area are

  • Professional occupations (3313)
  • Elementary occupations (2953), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2687)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode LS12 is 36 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (15802), Below 14 (13794), and Between 15 to 24 (13748).

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 LS12 has Routine occupations (6,159) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,943), and Semi-routine occupations (4,459).

Postcodes in LS12

There are total 7 postcode sectors present in the LS12 (listed below). The postcode LS12 has a total of 1737 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of LS12
NameType
AreaLS12
Ward

Armley

Beeston & Holbeck

Bramley & Stanningley

Farnley & Wortley

Hunslet & Riverside

LTLA22Leeds
UTLA22Leeds
RegionYorkshire and The Humber
CountryEngland

Leeds, LS12 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Leeds, LS12 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

29

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

35

Burglary

58

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

19

Other crime

34

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

51

Public order

6

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

51

Vehicle crime

279

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

53

Criminal damage and arson

36

Drugs

20

Other crime

45

Other theft

13

Possession of weapons

73

Public order

8

Robbery

41

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

62

Vehicle crime

296

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

27

Burglary

65

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

19

Other crime

37

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

80

Public order

5

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

32

Vehicle crime

272

Violence and sexual offences

50

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

33

Burglary

55

Criminal damage and arson

28

Drugs

18

Other crime

48

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

77

Public order

9

Robbery

44

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

55

Vehicle crime

261

Violence and sexual offences

54

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

37

Burglary

82

Criminal damage and arson

39

Drugs

23

Other crime

33

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

66

Public order

8

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

38

Vehicle crime

288

Violence and sexual offences

65

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

20

Burglary

61

Criminal damage and arson

32

Drugs

26

Other crime

47

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

93

Public order

11

Robbery

35

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

34

Vehicle crime

307

Violence and sexual offences

66

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

39

Burglary

81

Criminal damage and arson

42

Drugs

27

Other crime

48

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

84

Public order

5

Robbery

48

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

63

Vehicle crime

302

Violence and sexual offences

80

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

45

Burglary

70

Criminal damage and arson

33

Drugs

21

Other crime

44

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

103

Public order

10

Robbery

50

Shoplifting

45

Vehicle crime

331

Violence and sexual offences

63

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

42

Burglary

74

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

28

Other crime

40

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

96

Public order

5

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

46

Vehicle crime

314

Violence and sexual offences

57

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

29

Burglary

82

Criminal damage and arson

24

Drugs

35

Other crime

53

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

91

Public order

7

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

47

Vehicle crime

362

Violence and sexual offences

55

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

37

Burglary

94

Criminal damage and arson

39

Drugs

28

Other crime

43

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

106

Public order

6

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

365

Violence and sexual offences

63

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

32

Burglary

106

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

31

Other crime

68

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

113

Public order

9

Robbery

58

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

390

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

34

Burglary

98

Criminal damage and arson

25

Drugs

31

Other crime

31

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

81

Public order

6

Robbery

40

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

51

Vehicle crime

317

Violence and sexual offences

55

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

32

Burglary

92

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

26

Other crime

59

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

86

Public order

12

Robbery

56

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

294

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

30

Burglary

101

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

18

Other crime

50

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

101

Public order

6

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

310

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in LS12 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in LS12 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£110,000.00£40,000.00 - £180,000.002
Terraced£115,666.67£100,000.00 - £127,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Flat£89,400.00£88,800.00 - £90,000.002
Other£215,000.00£215,000.00 - £215,000.001
Semi-Detached£190,000.00£165,000.00 - £235,000.003
Terraced£139,749.93£64,000.00 - £385,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£377,982.14£250,000.00 - £482,950.0011
Flat£107,000.00£75,000.00 - £171,000.003
Semi-Detached£242,000.00£200,000.00 - £265,000.005
Terraced£118,547.50£84,000.00 - £258,500.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£403,362.50£255,000.00 - £514,950.008
Flat£74,166.67£54,000.00 - £105,000.006
Semi-Detached£203,958.33£137,500.00 - £335,000.006
Terraced£108,596.80£77,000.00 - £260,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,475.00£345,000.00 - £420,000.004
Flat£96,833.33£59,500.00 - £128,000.006
Other£317,500.00£145,000.00 - £490,000.003
Semi-Detached£201,331.25£138,000.00 - £262,500.0016
Terraced£139,544.12£65,000.00 - £317,500.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£76,500.00£76,500.00 - £76,500.001
Semi-Detached£160,000.00£50,000.00 - £225,000.003
Terraced£125,050.00£125,000.00 - £125,100.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£225,000.00£170,000.00 - £280,000.002
Flat£115,333.33£38,000.00 - £188,000.003
Semi-Detached£127,000.00£127,000.00 - £127,000.001
Terraced£151,449.67£75,000.00 - £250,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£268,333.33£195,000.00 - £340,000.003
Flat£131,750.00£50,000.00 - £242,000.004
Other£297,000.00£297,000.00 - £297,000.001
Semi-Detached£195,666.67£186,000.00 - £205,000.006
Terraced£154,083.89£115,000.00 - £255,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,123.33£255,000.00 - £395,000.003
Flat£110,832.92£60,000.00 - £137,500.007
Other£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Semi-Detached£218,000.00£180,000.00 - £250,000.008
Terraced£158,968.75£110,000.00 - £322,500.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£333,498.33£257,000.00 - £399,995.003
Flat£93,000.00£93,000.00 - £93,000.001
Semi-Detached£174,166.67£136,000.00 - £207,500.006
Terraced£135,357.14£80,000.00 - £255,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£442,167.00£426,501.00 - £450,000.003
Flat£162,375.00£65,000.00 - £280,000.008
Other£545,500.00£350,000.00 - £741,000.002
Semi-Detached£217,545.45£148,000.00 - £305,000.0011
Terraced£134,720.00£57,000.00 - £180,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£232,000.00£232,000.00 - £232,000.002
Flat£129,166.67£58,000.00 - £194,500.009
Other£1,268,500.00£212,000.00 - £4,200,000.004
Semi-Detached£154,400.00£114,000.00 - £248,000.0021
Terraced£188,945.53£75,000.00 - £265,000.0040
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£319,000.00£302,000.00 - £350,000.003
Flat£131,750.00£37,000.00 - £270,000.004
Other£780,000.00£780,000.00 - £780,000.001
Semi-Detached£190,071.43£132,500.00 - £245,000.007
Terraced£112,666.67£90,000.00 - £155,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£118,300.00£76,000.00 - £225,000.005
Semi-Detached£167,250.00£152,000.00 - £182,500.002
Terraced£145,833.33£85,000.00 - £190,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£365,000.00£220,000.00 - £510,000.002
Flat£124,125.00£86,000.00 - £240,000.006
Other£260,500.00£171,000.00 - £350,000.002
Semi-Detached£200,666.67£149,000.00 - £270,000.009
Terraced£161,490.24£100,000.00 - £405,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£217,000.00£176,000.00 - £258,000.002
Flat£144,749.38£84,000.00 - £220,000.008
Other£504,000.00£504,000.00 - £504,000.001
Semi-Detached£202,727.27£148,000.00 - £242,000.0011
Terraced£118,833.33£82,000.00 - £242,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£432,500.00£432,500.00 - £432,500.001
Flat£139,000.00£80,000.00 - £235,000.008
Semi-Detached£192,392.86£112,000.00 - £287,000.0014
Terraced£152,149.40£105,000.00 - £322,500.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£220,750.00£95,000.00 - £365,000.004
Flat£108,500.00£53,500.00 - £150,000.008
Other£547,500.00£150,000.00 - £1,050,000.004
Semi-Detached£206,437.19£135,000.00 - £430,000.0016
Terraced£151,668.75£45,000.00 - £367,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£246,666.67£225,000.00 - £285,000.003
Flat£94,112.50£37,500.00 - £136,000.004
Other£319,000.00£165,000.00 - £470,000.005
Semi-Detached£216,637.25£110,000.00 - £335,000.0020
Terraced£139,690.24£60,000.00 - £257,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£326,666.67£215,000.00 - £385,000.003
Flat£149,833.33£82,000.00 - £330,000.006
Semi-Detached£217,052.94£126,000.00 - £380,000.0017
Terraced£137,700.83£90,000.00 - £300,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£190,000.00£180,000.00 - £200,000.002
Flat£151,100.00£115,000.00 - £235,500.005
Other£800,993.50£187,000.00 - £1,138,487.003
Semi-Detached£180,349.50£106,500.00 - £250,000.0010
Terraced£166,354.17£112,000.00 - £280,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£288,000.00£288,000.00 - £288,000.001
Flat£117,500.00£70,000.00 - £168,000.007
Other£710,812.50£3,250.00 - £1,150,000.004
Semi-Detached£188,647.19£121,000.00 - £261,500.0021
Terraced£146,549.89£70,000.00 - £235,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£246,248.75£160,000.00 - £399,995.004
Flat£152,228.33£35,000.00 - £265,000.0016
Other£940,515.50£90,000.00 - £5,500,000.006
Semi-Detached£172,884.62£90,000.00 - £237,000.0013
Terraced£126,703.48£70,000.00 - £175,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£301,825.00£199,950.00 - £495,000.006
Flat£151,499.17£105,000.00 - £207,000.006
Other£791,100.00£150,000.00 - £1,316,000.006
Semi-Detached£127,337.17£54,000.00 - £370,000.0016
Terraced£125,183.45£51,000.00 - £242,500.0029
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,000.00£225,000.00 - £319,000.002
Flat£107,833.33£58,500.00 - £190,000.009
Other£352,312.50£12,500.00 - £1,950,000.005
Semi-Detached£222,785.96£119,000.00 - £257,995.0014
Terraced£155,442.12£82,000.00 - £365,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£243,833.33£208,000.00 - £292,500.003
Flat£148,916.67£80,500.00 - £225,000.006
Other£113,750.00£45,000.00 - £210,000.003
Semi-Detached£206,180.91£142,000.00 - £309,000.0011
Terraced£133,938.41£57,500.00 - £366,595.0034
Schools in the LS12 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Castleton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good467 2-11LS121JZ
Cobden Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement234 3-11LS125LA
Five Lanes Primary SchoolPrimary, Good456 3-11LS124NB
Whingate Primary SchoolPrimary, Good455 3-11LS123DS
Lower Wortley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good342 3-11LS124PX
Lawns Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Good240 3-11LS125EX
St Bartholomew's CofE Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Good600 3-11LS121SF
Holy Family Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good226 3-11LS122LH
The Farnley AcademySecondary, Requires improvement1443 11-18LS125EU
Ryecroft AcademyPrimary, Good347 4-11LS125AW
The Elland AcademyPRU, Good8 3-19LS126DQ
Christ Church Upper Armley Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good173 4-11LS123NU
Dixons Unity AcademySecondary, Requires improvement834 11-16LS123DS
Armley Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Inadequate196 3-11LS122AY
Amenities in the LS12 Postcode Area
  • B And M Stores, LS12 2QN
  • Bargain Booze Plus, LS12 3AA
  • Booze Plus, LS12 1HP
  • Greggs (Armley), LS12 3AB
  • Greggs (Gelderd Road), LS12 6DQ
  • Beech Hotel, LS12 1HX
  • Oldfield Hotel, LS12 4EU
  • Premier Inn, LS12 6LX
  • Armley Conservative Club, LS12 3NU
  • Armley Liberal Club Ltd, LS12 2AT
  • Buzz Bingo, LS12 4QN
  • Commercial Armley, LS12 3HZ
  • Denison Hall WMC, LS12 3LL
  • Blue Pepper Tea Bar, LS12 2TJ
  • Catering 4 Construction, LS12 1BE
  • Prison Social Visits Tea Bar, LS12 2TJ
  • The Climbing Depot, LS12 2EL
  • The Hideout @ Harper Farm, LS12 6JU
  • Hall Lane Fisheries, LS12 1QQ
  • Ho Hing, LS12 2RQ
  • Hong Kong Chinese Takeaway, LS12 3RF
  • Ideal Fisheries, LS12 1HQ
  • Jack Dammes Ltd, LS12 4PQ
  • Acre Wood Nursery, LS12 4PX
  • Catering Leeds (Armley Childrens Centre), LS12 3HD
  • Corinthian House Care Home, LS12 4EZ
  • Green Lane Care Home, LS12 1JZ
  • Heaton Lodge Nursery, LS12 4AF
  • Russian Speakers Group For Children, LS12 3EJ
  • Yum, LS12 3UF
  • Armley Helping Hands, LS12 1SF
  • Baxter Storey (Farnell), LS12 2TU
  • Baxter Storey (Farnells) Maybrook, LS12 2EN
  • Armley Grange School, LS12 3QH
  • Catering Leeds (Armley Primary), LS12 2AY
  • Catering Leeds (Lawns Park Primary), LS12 5EX
  • Catering Leeds (Castleton Primary), LS12 1JZ
  • Catering Leeds (Cobden Primary), LS12 5LA
  • Aldi, LS12 3TN
  • Asda (Wortley), LS12 4BP
  • EU INTL Foods, LS12 3AQ
  • Heron Foods, LS12 1UX
  • Lidl (Armley), LS12 2JL
  • Booker Leeds, LS12 6HU
  • OTE Sports, LS12 1AF
  • Anthology Brewing Company, LS12 2QN
  • La Focaccia, LS12 3HQ
  • Christ Church Food Pantry, LS12 3LE
  • Burraq Ocean Traders Ltd, LS12 4HP
  • La Porketta, LS12 3HQ
  • Salt N Pepper, LS12 3AS