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IntroductionBH8 8BZ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BH8 8BZ postcode area in Bournemouth.

We've got loads of statistics for BH8 8BZ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBH8 8BZ

What social class do the population of BH8 8BZ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BH8 8BZ 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 8BZ from the Census 2011.


  • 25%Children
  • 75%Adults

25% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 2% are aged 76 or more.


  • 53.6%Male
  • 46.4%Female

From the last census, 53.6% of people in BH88BZ male, and 46.4% female. Men outnumber women in East Cliff and Springbourne.


  • 13%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 33%DE

According to census records, 13% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 49%SINGLE
  • 33%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8BZ is 49%. Single and 'other' people is 52%.


  • 85%WHITE
  • 14%NON-WHITE

85% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 83.9%WORKING

5.2% 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 8BZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8BZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BH8 8BZ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BH8 8BZ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8BZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BH8 8BZ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BH8 8BZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88BZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8BZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BH8 8BZ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BH8 8BZ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BH8 8BZ.

Travel around BH8 8BZ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near BH8 8BZ

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 8BZ area.

Taxis near BH8 8BZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BH8 8BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BH8 8BZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8BZ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BH8 8BZ.

What's on near BH8 8BZ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BH8 8BZ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BH8 8BZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BH8 8BZ.

Hotels near BH8 8BZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BH8 8BZ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BH8 8BZ

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8BZ


Find the nearest bank or building society in BH8 8BZ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BH8 8BZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BH8 8BZ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BH8 8BZ



The nearest schools in the BH8 8BZ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BH8 8BZ

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 8BZ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8BZ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BH8 8BZ.

Emergencies in BH8 8BZ

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 8BZ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BH8 8BZ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BH8 8BZ

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Essential InformationBH8 8BZ

BH88BZ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBH8 8BZ
Postal TownBournemouth
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH88BZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8BZ 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 8BZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.6 miles W
Bournemouth1.6 miles SW
Holdenhurst2.1 miles NE
East Parley2.5 miles N
Parley2.5 miles N
Herne3 miles NE
Longham3.2 miles NW
Parkstone3.6 miles W
Christchurch3.8 miles E
Hampreston4.5 miles NW
Fern Down4.8 miles N
Canford Magna4.9 miles NW
Ripley5.3 miles NE
Broadstone5.8 miles W
Bransgore6.4 miles E
London92 miles E
Glasgow365 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff79 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

Kings' School video diary records lockdown education

Teachers and pupils from Winchester record the challenges of learning during the pandemic.

BBC News

Witness appeal following serious assault in Paulsgrove (Hampshire Constabulary)

We are appealing for information following an incident in which a man was seriously injured this morning (Saturday 10 April) in Paulsgrove.Officers were called to Tunstall Road at 8.20am to a report&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Covid: Man rescued from illegal party house roof in Portsmouth

The man is brought down from the rooftop after police shut down a party in Portsmouth.

BBC News

What are the UK plans for Covid passports?

The government is considering how people could prove they are unlikely to transmit Covid.

BBC News

Kings Worthy residents oppose Ecogen's planning application

HUNDREDS of residents have launched a fight against plans to double the size of a recycling plant in Kings Worthy resulting in 80 HGV movements through the village each day.

Hampshire Chronicle

Burglaries (Hampshire Constabulary)

Two burglaries have occurred overnight in the area of Kingsclere, In the early hours a shed was accessed after prizing the lock off of it, despite nothing has been stolen from the shed itself a securi&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Political party poster at the Water Garden

A POLITICAL party poster has appeared at the Water Garden in Winchester.

Hampshire Chronicle

Witness appeal and arrest following Leesland Park assault (Hampshire Constabulary)

We’re investigating an assault which took place in Gosport, and are appealing to any witnesses or anyone with mobile phone footage of the incident to get in touch.Between 2.30pm and 3pm on Tue&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

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