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IntroductionBH8 8LA

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8LA

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


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 51.7%Male
  • 48.3%Female

From the last census, 51.7% of people in BH88LA male, and 48.3% female. Men outnumber women in Queen's Park.


  • 20%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 54%SINGLE
  • 30%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8LA is 54%. Single and 'other' people is 46%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 15%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 76.5%WORKING

5.1% 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 8LA, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8LA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8LA

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8LA Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 8LA Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88LA. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8LA

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 8LA

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 8LA

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 8LA

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 8LA area.

Taxis near BH8 8LA

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 8LA

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8LA


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

What's on near BH8 8LA

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 8LA

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 8LA

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 8LA

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8LA


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

Banks near BH8 8LA

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8LA



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

Schools near BH8 8LA

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 8LA

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8LA


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8LA

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 8LA



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

Libraries in BH8 8LA

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Essential InformationBH8 8LA

BH88LA Postcode Breakdown

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

BH88LA Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8LA 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 8LA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.2 miles E
Bournemouth1.2 miles SW
Parley2.4 miles N
East Parley2.5 miles NE
Holdenhurst2.7 miles E
Longham2.7 miles NW
Parkstone2.9 miles W
Herne3.3 miles NE
Hampreston4 miles NW
Canford Magna4.2 miles NW
Christchurch4.6 miles E
Fern Down4.7 miles N
Broadstone5.1 miles W
Ripley5.7 miles NE
Hamworthy5.8 miles W
London92 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton24 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

SCAS Charity to fundraise by challenging people to outrun an ambulance

THE SOUTH's ambulance charity is challenging people to outrun an ambulance in a great effort to fundraise vitally needed funds.

Hampshire Chronicle

Burglary Alert (Hampshire Constabulary)

Good evening,I'd like to make you aware of the following:Sometime between the 28/02/21 17:00 and 01/03/21 12:00, unknown offenders have gained entry to a garage within a block on Lancaster Roa&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Covid-19: Downton Abbey's Hugh Bonneville is vaccine marshal

Hugh Bonneville has been surprising people queuing for the vaccine at a hub near his home.

BBC News

Marwell Zoo welcomes arrival of tiny baby mouse-deer

A rare Javan chevrotain, also known as a mouse-deer, has been born at Marwell Zoo.

BBC News

Locked up in 2021: Faces of nine Hampshire and the Isle of Wight criminals

Courts across the county have given out hefty prison sentences for all manner of crimes over the last two months.

Hampshire Chronicle

Further arrest made following racially aggravated assault in Southampton (Hampshire Constabulary)

Officers have made a further arrest following a racially aggravated assault in Southampton.The incident occurred on Tuesday, 23 February at around 4.15pm in Vosper Road, Southampton.It was reported th&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Hampshire Hero Awards: Search is on for your local superstar

THE SEARCH for local superstars begins today with the official launch of the Hampshire Hero Awards.

Hampshire Chronicle

Eastleigh man jailed seven years for alleyway rape

David Gordon Howse pleaded guilty at Southampton Crown Court to the attack on a 24-year-old woman.

BBC News

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