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IntroductionBH8 8QP

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8QP

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


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 55%Male
  • 45%Female

From the last census, 55% of people in BH88QP male, and 45% female. Men outnumber women in Queen's Park.


  • 22%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 54%SINGLE
  • 28%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8QP is 54%. Single and 'other' people is 45%.


  • 84%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 80%WORKING

4.5% 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 8QP, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8QP Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8QP

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8QP Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 8QP Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88QP. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8QP

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 8QP

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 8QP

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 8QP

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 8QP area.

Taxis near BH8 8QP

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 8QP

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8QP


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

What's on near BH8 8QP

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 8QP

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 8QP

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 8QP

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8QP


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

Banks near BH8 8QP

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8QP



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

Schools near BH8 8QP

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 8QP

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8QP


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8QP

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 8QP



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

Libraries in BH8 8QP

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Essential InformationBH8 8QP

BH88QP Postcode Breakdown

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

BH88QP Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8QP 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 8QP.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.3 miles SW
Bournemouth1.7 miles SW
Parley2.1 miles N
Holdenhurst2.1 miles E
East Parley2.2 miles N
Longham2.7 miles NW
Herne2.9 miles NE
Parkstone3.4 miles W
Hampreston4.1 miles NW
Christchurch4.1 miles E
Fern Down4.4 miles N
Canford Magna4.4 miles W
Ripley5.2 miles NE
Broadstone5.4 miles W
Poole6.2 miles W
London92 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

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