23,496TOTAL POPULATION
10,097HOUSEHOLDS
3.3%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£39,000AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
BH24 POSTCODE REGION

Bournemouth (BH24)

The BH24 postcode area is located in the Bournemouth postcode town region, within the county of Hampshire, and contains a total of 1118 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the BH24 postcode area, including Bournemouth, Broadstone, Christchurch, Ferndown, New Milton, Poole, Ringwood, Swanage, Verwood, Wareham, Wimborne, which come under the local authority of the New Forest Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 31% of people in BH24 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 BH24 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in BH24 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 31%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 31% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 95%WHITE
  • 5%NON-WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BH24Hampshire

Hampshire

The county of Hampshire

BH24 is located in the county of Hampshire, in England.

Hampshire has a total population of 1,829,500, making it the 5th largest county in the UK.

Hampshire has a total area of 1455 square miles, and a population density of 485 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

BH24 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BH24, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bournemouth
Broadstone
Christchurch
Ferndown
New Milton
Poole
Ringwood
Swanage
Verwood
Wareham
Wimborne
Hampshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBH24
Postal TownBournemouth
MSOA NameNew Forest 012
LSOA NameNew Forest 012D
CountyHampshire
RegionHampshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityNew Forest
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
Browse Postcodes in BH24

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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (BH) and estimated address.

Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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