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IntroductionBL9 6QH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BL9 6QH postcode area in Bolton.

We've got loads of statistics for BL9 6QH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBL9 6QH

What social class do the population of BL9 6QH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BL9 6QH 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 6QH from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 83%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.5%Male
  • 47.5%Female

From the last census, 52.5% of people in BL96QH male, and 47.5% female. Men outnumber women in Moorside.


  • 17%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 30%SINGLE
  • 43%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 6QH is 30%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 93%WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.1%WORKING

7.9% 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 6QH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 6QH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BL9 6QH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BL9 6QH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BL9 6QH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BL9 6QH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BL9 6QH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BL96QH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BL9 6QH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BL9 6QH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BL9 6QH

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BL9 6QH.

Travel around BL9 6QH

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 6QH

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 6QH area.

Taxis near BL9 6QH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 6QH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BL9 6QH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BL9 6QH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BL9 6QH.

What's on near BL9 6QH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BL9 6QH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BL9 6QH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BL9 6QH.

Hotels near BL9 6QH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 6QH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BL9 6QH

Local Amenities

Banks near BL9 6QH


Find the nearest bank or building society in BL9 6QH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BL9 6QH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BL9 6QH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BL9 6QH



The nearest schools in the BL9 6QH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BL9 6QH

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 6QH

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 6QH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BL9 6QH.

Emergencies in BL9 6QH

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 6QH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BL9 6QH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BL9 6QH

Essential InformationBL9 6QH

BL96QH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBL9 6QH
Postal TownBolton
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BL96QH Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 6QH 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 6QH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury1 miles SW
Stubbins2.7 miles NW
Holcombe3 miles NW
Edenfield3.7 miles N
Heywood3.7 miles E
Edgworth4 miles W
Harwood4.3 miles W
Whitefield4.4 miles S
Bradshaw4.5 miles W
Turton4.6 miles W
Radcliffe4.7 miles SW
Whitworth5.1 miles E
Prestwich5.5 miles S
Middleton5.8 miles SE
Rochdale5.8 miles E
London173 miles SE
Glasgow171 miles NW
Edinburgh165 miles N
Cardiff151 miles S
Liverpool32 miles W
Southampton191 miles S
Saint Ives193 miles S

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Joe Burns: Lancashire batsman returns to Australia for personal reasons

Lancashire batsman Joe Burns returns to Australia for personal reasons after making just one appearance for the club.

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Lancashire County Council bashed over bunting ban

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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