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IntroductionBB11 2SB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BB11 2SB postcode area in Blackburn.

We've got loads of statistics for BB11 2SB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBB11 2SB

What social class do the population of BB11 2SB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BB11 2SB in Blackburn, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about BB11 2SB from the Census 2011.


  • 23%Children
  • 76%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in BB112SB male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Bank Hall.


  • 14%AB
  • 44%C2/C2
  • 42%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 41%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BB11 2SB is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 78%WHITE
  • 22%NON-WHITE

78% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.2%WORKING

8.5% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BB11 2SB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BB11 2SB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BB11 2SB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BB11 2SB

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

BB11 2SB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BB11 2SB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BB11 2SB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BB112SB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BB11 2SB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BB11 2SB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BB11 2SB

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BB11 2SB.

Travel around BB11 2SB

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near BB11 2SB

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the BB11 2SB area.

Taxis near BB11 2SB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BB11 2SB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BB11 2SB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near BB11 2SB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BB11 2SB.

What's on near BB11 2SB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BB11 2SB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BB11 2SB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BB11 2SB.

Hotels near BB11 2SB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BB11 2SB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BB11 2SB

Local Amenities

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Banks near BB11 2SB


Find the nearest bank or building society in BB11 2SB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BB11 2SB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BB11 2SB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BB11 2SB



The nearest schools in the BB11 2SB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BB11 2SB

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres BB11 2SB

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in BB11 2SB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BB11 2SB.

Emergencies in BB11 2SB

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in BB11 2SB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BB11 2SB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in BB11 2SB

Essential InformationBB11 2SB

BB112SB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBB11 2SB
Postal TownBlackburn
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BB112SB Postal District

Compass Postal District

BB11 2SB postcode is located in the postal town of Blackburn. Blackburn postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode BB11 2SB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Burnley0.5 miles N
Brierfield1.7 miles N
Nelson3.2 miles NE
Holme Chapel3.7 miles SE
Altham4.7 miles W
Colne4.9 miles NE
Accrington5 miles W
Cornholme5.4 miles SE
Clayton Le Moors6.3 miles W
Laneshaw Bridge6.3 miles NE
Pendleton6.6 miles NW
Rawtenstall6.7 miles S
Church6.7 miles W
Bacup6.8 miles SE
Lydgate7.2 miles SE
London183 miles SE
Glasgow161 miles NW
Edinburgh154 miles N
Cardiff164 miles S
Liverpool41 miles SW
Southampton203 miles S
Saint Ives205 miles S

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