6POPULATION
4.9%UNEMPLOYED
30%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
14%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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What social class do the population of BH8 8BS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BH8 8BS 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 8BS from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 66.7%Male
  • 33.3%Female

From the last census, 66.7% of people in BH88BS male, and 33.3% female. Men outnumber women in East Cliff and Springbourne.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 14%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 35%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 49%SINGLE
  • 30%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8BS is 49%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.

ETHNICITY

  • 90%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83.6%WORKING
  • 4.9%UNEMPLOYED

4.9% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

Demographics

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Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Local Issues & Problems

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Schools

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Shopping Centres

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BH88BS Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeBH8 8BS
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBournemouth
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
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CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH88BS Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8BS 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 8BS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.7 miles W
Bournemouth1.8 miles SW
Holdenhurst1.9 miles NE
East Parley2.3 miles N
Parley2.4 miles N
Herne2.7 miles NE
Longham3.2 miles NW
Christchurch3.7 miles E
Parkstone3.8 miles W
Hampreston4.5 miles NW
Fern Down4.7 miles N
Canford Magna4.9 miles W
Ripley5 miles NE
Broadstone5.9 miles W
Bransgore6.2 miles E
London91 miles E
Glasgow365 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff79 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

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