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IntroductionBL9 6UQ

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

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

DemographicsBL9 6UQ

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


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in BL96UQ male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in East.


  • 18%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 26%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 6UQ is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 91%WHITE

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


  • 92%WORKING

4.3% 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 6UQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 6UQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BL9 6UQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BL9 6UQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BL9 6UQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BL96UQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BL9 6UQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near BL9 6UQ

Travel & Transport



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

Travel around BL9 6UQ

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 6UQ

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 6UQ area.

Taxis near BL9 6UQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near BL9 6UQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BL9 6UQ


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

What's on near BL9 6UQ

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near BL9 6UQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BL9 6UQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BL9 6UQ

Local Amenities

Banks near BL9 6UQ


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

Banks near BL9 6UQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BL9 6UQ



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

Schools near BL9 6UQ

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 6UQ

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 6UQ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BL9 6UQ

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 6UQ



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

Libraries in BL9 6UQ

Essential InformationBL9 6UQ

BL96UQ Postcode Breakdown

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

BL96UQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 6UQ 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 6UQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury1.7 miles W
Heywood2.2 miles E
Stubbins4 miles NW
Whitefield4.1 miles SW
Holcombe4.4 miles NW
Whitworth4.4 miles NE
Middleton4.4 miles SE
Rochdale4.5 miles E
Edenfield4.6 miles NW
Radcliffe4.8 miles SW
Prestwich5 miles S
Harwood5.3 miles W
Edgworth5.5 miles W
Facit5.7 miles NE
Bradshaw5.8 miles W
London172 miles SE
Glasgow172 miles NW
Edinburgh166 miles N
Cardiff151 miles S
Liverpool33 miles W
Southampton191 miles S
Saint Ives192 miles S

Request for Information - Allegation of Assault (Lancashire Constabulary)

Sir or madam Police at Garstang are appealing for any witnesses relating to a allegation of Assault and then later a road rage incident on the High Street at Garstang around 3pm on Thursday 18th April&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary


Dear Sir or madam You are showing as being a member of the Rural Watch group so we wanted to let you know that our Firearms Licensing Team will be at the Northern Shooting Show on Saturday, 11 and Sun&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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

Longton PACT Meeting (Lancashire Constabulary)

Good Afternoon,A quick reminder that Longton PACT meeting will take place at 7pm tonight, 13/05/2019, in Longton Library. This is an opportunity to meet with your local neighbour hood PCSO's to &hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Investigation after boy injured in Nelson (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Police are investigating an incident in which a boy was injured in Nelson. It happened yesterday afternoon (Monday, April 1st) at around 3:10pm on the Swinden Playing Fields in Crave&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Lisa Whiteside: 2018 Commonwealth gold medallist wins on professional debut

Commonwealth gold medallist Lisa Whiteside makes a successful professional debut by beating Danni Hodges 40-36 on points in Stevenage.

BBC News

Lancashire County Council bashed over bunting ban

The "iconic" sight of fluttering bunting is at risk in Lytham because of a rarely enforced council regulation.

BBC News

Murder investigation in Parbold (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Parbold are appealing for help to catch his killer. Police were called around 5.25pm on Wednesday, 1st May after a body was found&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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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

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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