ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
33POPULATION
10.7%UNEMPLOYED
32%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
17%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
BL9 8FGLocal Map
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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BL9 8FG postcode area in Bolton.

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DemographicsBL9 8FG

What social class do the population of BL9 8FG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BL9 8FG 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 8FG from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 60.6%Male
  • 39.4%Female

From the last census, 60.6% of people in BL98FG male, and 39.4% female. Men outnumber women in Church.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 17%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 32%DE

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

MARITAL STATUS

  • 42%SINGLE
  • 32%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BL9 8FG is 42%. Single and 'other' people is 58%.

ETHNICITY

  • 90%WHITE
  • 11%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83.7%WORKING
  • 10.7%UNEMPLOYED

10.7% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BL9 8FG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BL9 8FG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BL9 8FG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BL9 8FG

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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BL9 8FG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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BL9 8FG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Sunrise/sunset in BL9 8FG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BL9 8FG

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around BL9 8FG

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BL9 8FG

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BL9 8FG

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BL9 8FG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near BL9 8FG

Events

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What's on near BL9 8FG

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near BL9 8FG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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Hotels near BL9 8FG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information BL9 8FG

Local Amenities

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Banks near BL9 8FG

Banks

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Banks near BL9 8FG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BL9 8FG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BL9 8FG

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the BL9 8FG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BL9 8FG

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BL9 8FG

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in BL9 8FG

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BL9 8FG

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BL9 8FG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BL9 8FG

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BL98FG Postcode Breakdown

BLAREA9DISTRICT8SECTORFGUNIT
Full PostcodeBL9 8FG
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBolton
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BL98FG Postal District

Compass Postal District

BL9 8FG 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 8FG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bury0.7 miles NE
Whitefield3 miles S
Harwood3.1 miles W
Radcliffe3.1 miles S
Bradshaw3.7 miles W
Heywood3.9 miles E
Stubbins4 miles N
Holcombe4.1 miles N
Edgworth4.1 miles NW
Prestwich4.2 miles SE
Turton4.6 miles NW
Farnworth4.7 miles SW
Bolton5.1 miles W
Edenfield5.1 miles N
Middleton5.4 miles E
London173 miles SE
Glasgow172 miles NW
Edinburgh166 miles N
Cardiff150 miles S
Liverpool31 miles W
Southampton190 miles S
Saint Ives192 miles S

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

Prison officers 'ignoring' body-worn video camera rules

Concerns are raised over guards' "reluctance" to record their use of force and response to disorder.

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

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

Promoting ITK (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam We're trying to encourage new members to sign up to the 'In the Know' system.'In the Know' is a fantastic resource to help your local policing team stay in touch with the local commu&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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

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

Preston man jailed for girlfriend's crowbar murder

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

BBC News

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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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