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IntroductionBH8 8JR

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8JR

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


  • 13%Children
  • 86%Adults

13% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 55.2%Male
  • 44.8%Female

From the last census, 55.2% of people in BH88JR male, and 44.8% female. Men outnumber women in Queen's Park.


  • 23%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 48%SINGLE
  • 27%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8JR is 48%. Single and 'other' people is 52%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 16%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.1%WORKING

6.7% 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 8JR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8JR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8JR

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8JR Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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BH8 8JR Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88JR. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8JR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 8JR

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 8JR

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 8JR

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 8JR

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 8JR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8JR


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What's on near BH8 8JR

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 8JR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 8JR

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information BH8 8JR

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8JR


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

Banks near BH8 8JR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8JR



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

Schools near BH8 8JR

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 8JR

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8JR


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8JR

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 8JR



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

Libraries in BH8 8JR

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BH88JR Postcode Breakdown

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

BH88JR Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8JR 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 8JR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.2 miles E
Bournemouth1.2 miles SW
Parley2.4 miles N
East Parley2.6 miles NE
Holdenhurst2.7 miles E
Longham2.7 miles NW
Parkstone2.9 miles W
Herne3.4 miles NE
Hampreston4.1 miles NW
Canford Magna4.2 miles NW
Christchurch4.6 miles E
Fern Down4.7 miles N
Broadstone5 miles W
Poole5.7 miles W
Hamworthy5.7 miles W
London92 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton24 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

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