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IntroductionBL9 6UN

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

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

DemographicsBL9 6UN

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


  • 22%Children
  • 77%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.4%Male
  • 55.6%Female

From the last census, 44.4% of people in BL96UN male, and 55.6% female. Women outnumber men in Moorside.


  • 10%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 40%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 39%SINGLE
  • 36%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 6UN is 39%. Single and 'other' people is 61%.


  • 91%WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 84.8%WORKING

9.6% 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 6UN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 6UN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BL9 6UN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BL9 6UN Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BL9 6UN Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BL96UN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BL9 6UN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near BL9 6UN

Travel & Transport



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

Travel around BL9 6UN

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 6UN

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 6UN area.

Taxis near BL9 6UN

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near BL9 6UN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BL9 6UN


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

What's on near BL9 6UN

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near BL9 6UN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BL9 6UN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BL9 6UN

Local Amenities

Banks near BL9 6UN


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

Banks near BL9 6UN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BL9 6UN



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

Schools near BL9 6UN

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BL9 6UN

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BL9 6UN


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BL9 6UN

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 6UN



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

Libraries in BL9 6UN

Essential InformationBL9 6UN

BL96UN Postcode Breakdown

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

BL96UN Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 6UN 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 6UN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury1.3 miles SW
Heywood3.1 miles E
Stubbins3.2 miles NW
Holcombe3.6 miles NW
Edenfield3.9 miles N
Whitefield4.4 miles S
Whitworth4.6 miles E
Edgworth4.7 miles W
Harwood4.9 miles W
Radcliffe4.9 miles SW
Rochdale5.1 miles E
Bradshaw5.2 miles W
Middleton5.2 miles SE
Turton5.4 miles W
Prestwich5.4 miles S
London173 miles SE
Glasgow172 miles NW
Edinburgh165 miles N
Cardiff151 miles S
Liverpool33 miles W
Southampton191 miles S
Saint Ives193 miles S

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.

BBC News

Befriending opportunities in your area (Lancashire Constabulary)

BEFRIENDING OPPORTUNITIES in the  FYLDE area.Have you ever thought of volunteering and making a difference to someone’s life and fulfilling your own? By giving one hour a week to&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Preston man jailed for girlfriend's crowbar murder

Benjamin Topping inflicted at least 50 blows, beating Rosie Darbyshire "beyond recognition".

BBC News

Two children and man injured in Blackburn house fire

Fire crews are praised for putting out a "huge" fire after it engulfed a family home.

BBC News

Befriending opportunities in Fylde and Wyre (Lancashire Constabulary)

Have you ever thought of volunteering and making a difference to someone’s life and fulfilling your own? By giving one hour a week to support a person you would have a massive impact on their we&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Stolen Vehicle Bilsborrow later recovered on Jepps Ave Barton (Lancashire Constabulary)

Sir or madam A Peugeot 2008 in White was stolen whilst being left insecure on Bilsborrow Lane at 18:30 hours on 19th May. After searching the area and no sightings at the time the vehicle was located &hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Burnley paedophile jailed over Sainsbury's toilet abuse

A man who admitted abusing seven-year-old boy in a supermarket toilet cubicle is jailed.

BBC News

Skelmersdale Police Station to close for refurbishment (Lancashire Constabulary)

Skelmersdale Police Station is to temporarily close for major refurbishment.  Due to its age and condition, the station is no longer fit for purpose and as such is being upgraded and modernised f&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

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Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

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The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

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