bournemouth BH21 Postcodes
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The BH21 postcode area is located in the Bournemouth postcode town region, within the county of Dorset, and contains a total of 2067 individual postcodes.
There are 131 electoral wards in the BH21 postcode area, including Bournemouth, Broadstone, Christchurch, Ferndown, New Milton, Poole, Ringwood, Swanage, Verwood, Wareham, Wimborne which come under the local authority of the East Dorset Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 31% of people in BH21 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of BH21 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.
8% of people in BH21 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 31% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
BH21 is located in the county of Dorset, in England.
Dorset has a total population of 771,900, making it the 31st largest county in the UK.
Dorset has a total area of 1024 square miles, and a population density of 290 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
|MSOA Name||East Dorset 010|
|LSOA Name||East Dorset 010C|
|Local Authority||East Dorset|
|Area Classification||Urban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)|
BH21 Electoral Wards
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Local News Dorset
Dorset pageant king beats the school bullies
Nine-year-old Charlie is crowned a national pageant king after giving up dancing because of bullying.BBC News
Covid: What do under-30s need to know about the vaccine?
All over-18s can now get the Covid jab, but the government has criticised take-up among young people.BBC News
Witness appeal following robbery in Highcliffe (Dorset Alert )
Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after a high value watch was stolen during a robbery in Highcliffe.The victim, a man aged in his 70s, was returning to&hellipDorset Alert
Two men charged following alleged serious assault in Bridport (Dorset Alert )
Detectives investigating an alleged serious assault in Bridport have charged two men.The incident, which happened in East Street outside the kebab shop, was reported to police at 2.56am on Saturday &hellipDorset Alert
Sir Richard Sutton: Murder accused pleads not guilty
Thomas Schreiber is charged with murdering one of UK's richest men, Sir Richard Sutton, in Dorset.BBC News
Theft Penn Hill (Dorset Alert )
Wednesday the 28th of July 2021Good morning,I hope that you are continuing to keep safe and well. I have details of a crime committed in your area.Occurrence Number: 55210120141 Theft&hellipDorset Alert
Racism: Weymouth girl's homework expose goes viral
A 12-year-old's homework about racist abuse goes viral on Facebook.BBC News
M27 police pursuit: Speeding car caught on camera
A mini driver has been jailed after reaching speeds of 100mph during a motorway police pursuit.BBC News
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