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IntroductionBL9 5EN

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BL9 5EN postcode area in Bolton.

We've got loads of statistics for BL9 5EN, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBL9 5EN

What social class do the population of BL9 5EN belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BL9 5EN in Bolton, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about BL9 5EN from the Census 2011.


  • 24%Children
  • 75%Adults

24% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.


  • 66.7%Male
  • 33.3%Female

From the last census, 66.7% of people in BL95EN male, and 33.3% female. Men outnumber women in Moorside.


  • 8%AB
  • 42%C2/C2
  • 49%DE

According to census records, 8% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 44%SINGLE
  • 36%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 5EN is 44%. Single and 'other' people is 55%.


  • 64%WHITE
  • 38%NON-WHITE

64% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 75.9%WORKING

16.2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BL9 5EN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 5EN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BL9 5EN, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BL9 5EN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BL9 5EN Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BL9 5EN reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BL9 5EN Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BL95EN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BL9 5EN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BL9 5EN area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BL9 5EN

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BL9 5EN.

Travel around BL9 5EN

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 BL9 5EN

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 BL9 5EN area.

Taxis near BL9 5EN

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 5EN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BL9 5EN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BL9 5EN


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BL9 5EN.

What's on near BL9 5EN

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BL9 5EN, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BL9 5EN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BL9 5EN.

Hotels near BL9 5EN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 5EN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BL9 5EN

Local Amenities

Banks near BL9 5EN


Find the nearest bank or building society in BL9 5EN. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BL9 5EN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BL9 5EN postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BL9 5EN



The nearest schools in the BL9 5EN area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BL9 5EN

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 BL9 5EN

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 BL9 5EN


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BL9 5EN.

Emergencies in BL9 5EN

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 BL9 5EN



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BL9 5EN. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BL9 5EN

Essential InformationBL9 5EN

BL95EN Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBL9 5EN
Postal TownBolton
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BL95EN Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 5EN postcode is located in the postal town of Bolton. Bolton 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 BL9 5EN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury0.4 miles NW
Heywood3.3 miles E
Whitefield3.3 miles S
Radcliffe3.7 miles SW
Stubbins3.8 miles N
Harwood3.8 miles W
Holcombe4 miles NW
Bradshaw4.4 miles W
Prestwich4.4 miles S
Edgworth4.5 miles NW
Edenfield4.8 miles N
Middleton5 miles E
Turton5.1 miles W
Farnworth5.5 miles SW
Whitworth5.8 miles NE
London173 miles SE
Glasgow172 miles NW
Edinburgh166 miles N
Cardiff150 miles S
Liverpool32 miles W
Southampton190 miles S
Saint Ives192 miles S

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