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IntroductionBL9 7PJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BL9 7PJ postcode area in Bolton.

We've got loads of statistics for BL9 7PJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBL9 7PJ

What social class do the population of BL9 7PJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BL9 7PJ 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 7PJ from the Census 2011.


  • 26%Children
  • 74%Adults

26% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 54.5%Male
  • 45.5%Female

From the last census, 54.5% of people in BL97PJ male, and 45.5% female. Men outnumber women in East.


  • 6%AB
  • 42%C2/C2
  • 53%DE

According to census records, 6% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 45%SINGLE
  • 31%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 7PJ is 45%. Single and 'other' people is 55%.


  • 85%WHITE
  • 16%NON-WHITE

85% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 79.8%WORKING

13.3% 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 7PJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 7PJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BL9 7PJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BL9 7PJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BL9 7PJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BL9 7PJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BL9 7PJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BL97PJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BL9 7PJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BL9 7PJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BL9 7PJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BL9 7PJ.

Travel around BL9 7PJ

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 7PJ

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 7PJ area.

Taxis near BL9 7PJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 7PJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BL9 7PJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BL9 7PJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BL9 7PJ.

What's on near BL9 7PJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BL9 7PJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BL9 7PJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BL9 7PJ.

Hotels near BL9 7PJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BL9 7PJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BL9 7PJ

Local Amenities

Banks near BL9 7PJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in BL9 7PJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BL9 7PJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BL9 7PJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BL9 7PJ



The nearest schools in the BL9 7PJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BL9 7PJ

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 7PJ

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 7PJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BL9 7PJ.

Emergencies in BL9 7PJ

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 7PJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BL9 7PJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BL9 7PJ

Essential InformationBL9 7PJ

BL97PJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBL9 7PJ
Postal TownBolton
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BL97PJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 7PJ 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 7PJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury1.3 miles W
Heywood2.3 miles E
Whitefield3.2 miles SW
Radcliffe3.9 miles SW
Middleton4.1 miles SE
Prestwich4.1 miles S
Stubbins4.4 miles NW
Harwood4.7 miles W
Holcombe4.7 miles NW
Rochdale5.2 miles E
Edenfield5.3 miles N
Whitworth5.3 miles NE
Bradshaw5.4 miles W
Edgworth5.4 miles NW
Turton6 miles W
London172 miles SE
Glasgow173 miles NW
Edinburgh167 miles N
Cardiff150 miles S
Liverpool32 miles W
Southampton190 miles S
Saint Ives192 miles S

Penwortham youth given Community Behaviour Order (Lancashire Constabulary)

We said we'd keep you updated on what we are doing to deal with youths causing issues in Penwortham, particularly around schools, and now we are able to share some news with you.Kyle Collins (pictured&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

New Members (Lancashire Constabulary)

Good Afternoon,We are trying to encourage new members to sign up to 'In the Know'.'In the Know' is a fantastic resource to help your local neighbourhood policing team stay in touch&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 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

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

Batsman 'headbutted' bowler after he gets him out during cricket match

The Lancashire cup game was abandoned on Sunday by the umpires after the 'shocking scenes' at the cricket club.

BBC News

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

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

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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 Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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