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IntroductionBH8 8TY

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8TY

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


  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 40.9%Male
  • 59.1%Female

From the last census, 40.9% of people in BH88TY male, and 59.1% female. Women outnumber men in Queen's Park.


  • 26%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 48%SINGLE
  • 36%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 8TY is 48%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 14%NON-WHITE

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


  • 82.3%WORKING

2.9% 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 8TY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8TY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8TY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8TY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 8TY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88TY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8TY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 8TY

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 8TY

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 8TY

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 8TY

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 8TY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8TY


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

What's on near BH8 8TY

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 8TY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 8TY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 8TY

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8TY


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

Banks near BH8 8TY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8TY



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

Schools near BH8 8TY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 8TY

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8TY


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8TY

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 8TY



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

Libraries in BH8 8TY

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Essential InformationBH8 8TY

BH88TY Postcode Breakdown

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

BH88TY Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8TY 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 8TY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.6 miles W
Bournemouth1.9 miles SW
Holdenhurst1.9 miles E
East Parley2.1 miles N
Parley2.2 miles N
Herne2.7 miles NE
Longham2.9 miles NW
Parkstone3.7 miles W
Christchurch3.8 miles E
Hampreston4.3 miles NW
Fern Down4.5 miles N
Canford Magna4.7 miles W
Ripley5 miles NE
Broadstone5.8 miles W
Bransgore6.2 miles E
London91 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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National Crime Agency shotgun security campaign (Hampshire Constabulary)

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BBC News

9 classic books with a Hampshire connection

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Hampshire Life

The role of Hampshire during World War One and the sacrifices made

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Hampshire Life

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Hampshire Constabulary

New Forest nursery's 130,000 poinsettias for Christmas

A family-run nursery uses a temperature and light controlled greenhouse to prepare 130,000 plants.

BBC News

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