Local Area Amenities

What’s it like to live in any of the areas of Leicester? Each locality has its own character, offering a particular blend of housing, schooling, shopping, and communications that will suit any buyer or renter.

To help get a feel for the area you are looking at we’ve compiled these handy guides to local amenities. In each area you’ll find tabs to give you the picture for each of the following compared to the regional average (East Midlands):


Ultrafast Broadband – % homes with access to ultra-fast broadband over 300 Mbps

Transport – % homes within a 200 metre walk of a bus, train or tube

Education – % homes with Ofsted outstanding school as their nearest primary school

Leisure – Residents per restaurant

Environment – % area that is public green space

Population – Density in people per hectare

Connectivity – Average broadband speed

Heritage – Listed buildings


For more information about any area talk to the team, who know Leicestershire inside-out.

Local Areas

Click on the arrows to access all of these areas:



Eyres Monsell

Aylestone & West Knighton

Glenfield & Groby

Leicester Forest East & Thorpe Astley

Knighton & Stoneygate

West End

Eyres Monsell
Eyres Monsell
Aylestone & West Knighton
Glenfield and Groby
Leicester Forest East, Thorpe Astley
Knighton and Stoneygate
West End