31POPULATION
6.7%UNEMPLOYED
27%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
23%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
BH8 8LJLocal Map
Approximate address for BH8 8LJ:
IntroductionBH8 8LJ

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8LJ

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 13%Children
  • 86%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 51.6%Male
  • 48.4%Female

From the last census, 51.6% of people in BH88LJ male, and 48.4% female. Men outnumber women in Queen's Park.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 48%SINGLE
  • 27%MARRIED

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

ETHNICITY

  • 87%WHITE
  • 16%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 85.1%WORKING
  • 6.7%UNEMPLOYED

6.7% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for BH8 8LJ

Discover BH8 8LJ

People and Demographics

BH8 8LJ
People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BH8 8LJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8LJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8LJ

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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

BH8 8LJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 8LJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88LJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8LJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near BH8 8LJ

Travel & Transport

BH8 8LJ
Travel

Travel

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

Travel around BH8 8LJ

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 8LJ

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 8LJ area.

Taxis near BH8 8LJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near BH8 8LJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

BH8 8LJ
Events near BH8 8LJ

Events

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

What's on near BH8 8LJ

Local Attractions

Attractions

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

Attractions near BH8 8LJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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

Hotels near BH8 8LJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 8LJ

Local Amenities

BH8 8LJ
Banks near BH8 8LJ

Banks

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

Banks near BH8 8LJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8LJ

Schools

Schools

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

Schools near BH8 8LJ

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 8LJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in BH8 8LJ

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8LJ

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 8LJ

Libraries

Libraries

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

Libraries in BH8 8LJ

Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationBH8 8LJ

BH88LJ Postcode Breakdown

BHAREA8DISTRICT8SECTORLJUNIT
Full PostcodeBH8 8LJ
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBournemouth
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH88LJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8LJ 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 8LJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.2 miles N
Bournemouth1.2 miles SW
Parley2.5 miles N
Holdenhurst2.6 miles E
East Parley2.6 miles N
Longham2.9 miles NW
Parkstone3 miles W
Herne3.3 miles NE
Hampreston4.2 miles NW
Canford Magna4.4 miles NW
Christchurch4.4 miles E
Fern Down4.8 miles N
Broadstone5.2 miles W
Ripley5.7 miles NE
Hamworthy5.9 miles W
London92 miles E
Glasgow365 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

How starting prep school early sets children up for success

How can a prep-school education transform your child’s future?

Hampshire Life

The Cooke Report: They need to build them, I get that. But not on top of the countryside

Our columnist Alice Cooke is a nimby and proud

Hampshire Life

Totton Central November Beat Report (Hampshire Constabulary)

Good Afternoon, Please find attached the beat report for November. Many ThanksPCSO 17670 SETFORD

Hampshire Constabulary

Man fined and banned for assault and drink driving

A HEDGE End man has been convicted of assault and drink riding near Winchester.

Hampshire Chronicle

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

Hampshire Life

Why you should move to Overton

With cool cafés and chic high street shopping, village living doesn’t get much better than Overton

Hampshire Life

Premier League and EFL agree rescue package amounting to 250m

The Premier League and EFL agree a rescue package amounting to 250m to help ease the financial challenge faced by EFL clubs as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

BBC News

A local's guide to Whitchurch

Whitchurch is special, lying at the end of the silk road and near the source of the River Test – but what is it like to live and work here, wonders EMMA CAULTON

Hampshire Life

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more

50.73075
-1.867256