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IntroductionBH8 0JQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BH8 0JQ postcode area in Bournemouth.

We've got loads of statistics for BH8 0JQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBH8 0JQ

What social class do the population of BH8 0JQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BH8 0JQ in Bournemouth, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about BH8 0JQ from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46%Male
  • 54%Female

From the last census, 46% of people in BH80JQ male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Strouden Park.


  • 8%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 39%DE

According to census records, 8% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 39%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 0JQ is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 92%WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 87.4%WORKING

6.6% 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 BH8 0JQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 0JQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BH8 0JQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BH8 0JQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 0JQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BH8 0JQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BH8 0JQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH80JQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 0JQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 0JQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 0JQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 0JQ

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 BH8 0JQ area.

Taxis near BH8 0JQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 0JQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 0JQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BH8 0JQ.

What's on near BH8 0JQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 0JQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BH8 0JQ.

Hotels near BH8 0JQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BH8 0JQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BH8 0JQ

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 0JQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in BH8 0JQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BH8 0JQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BH8 0JQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BH8 0JQ



The nearest schools in the BH8 0JQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BH8 0JQ

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 BH8 0JQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 0JQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BH8 0JQ.

Emergencies in BH8 0JQ

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 BH8 0JQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BH8 0JQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BH8 0JQ

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BH80JQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBH8 0JQ
Postal TownBournemouth
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH80JQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 0JQ postcode is located in the postal town of Bournemouth. Bournemouth 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 BH8 0JQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Holdenhurst0.6 miles E
Herne1.4 miles NE
East Parley1.5 miles NW
Winton1.9 miles SW
Parley2 miles NW
Christchurch3 miles E
Bournemouth3.2 miles SW
Longham3.3 miles W
Ripley3.7 miles NE
Fern Down3.9 miles NW
Hampreston4.4 miles NW
Bransgore4.9 miles E
Parkstone5 miles W
Canford Magna5.4 miles W
Hinton5.7 miles E
London90 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh363 miles N
Cardiff79 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton21 miles E
Saint Ives6 miles N

Gardens to visit: Bere Mill

Enjoy water meadows and unique views on a tour around one of Hampshire’s most exclusive gardens | Words and Photographs by Leigh Clapp

Hampshire Life

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Our woodlands are a magical place to visit whatever the season. From the beauty of Micheldever Wood to Alice Holt Forest, we pay a visit to some of the best

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Review: Beaulieu Hair and Beauty reveal their brand new salon

Hampshire’s newest salon is a quirky find, with treatments including balayage and gel manicures

Hampshire Life

Diego Maradona dead aged 60

It is reported in Argentina that the former Barcelona and Napoli star passed away at home in Tigre after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Hampshire Chronicle

Covid symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?

A new cough, fever and change in smell or taste are the key symptoms that mean you may have coronavirus.

BBC News

Animal lover Clare Balding reveals her latest book

From growing up with Hampshire racehorses to caring for dogs and cats at home, the broadcaster’s love of animals has seen her through good times and bad

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Route for a New Forest walk at Lyndhurst

Walk in the footsteps of Alice Hargreaves, the inspiration behind Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland

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Micheldever campaigners concerned at White Paper planning proposals

CAMPAIGNERS fighting long-term plans for a new town at Micheldever Station have raised concerns about Government reforms of the planning system.

Hampshire Chronicle

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