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IntroductionBH8 8UP

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

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

DemographicsBH8 8UP

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


  • 44.4%Male
  • 55.6%Female

From the last census, 44.4% of people in BH88UP male, and 55.6% female. Women outnumber men 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 8UP 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 8UP, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 8UP Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 8UP

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 8UP Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 8UP Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH88UP. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 8UP

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 8UP

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 8UP

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 8UP

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 8UP

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 8UP

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 8UP


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

What's on near BH8 8UP

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near BH8 8UP

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 8UP

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 8UP

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 8UP


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

Banks near BH8 8UP

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 8UP



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

Schools near BH8 8UP

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 8UP

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 8UP


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 8UP

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 8UP



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

Libraries in BH8 8UP

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Essential InformationBH8 8UP

BH88UP Postcode Breakdown

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

BH88UP Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 8UP 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 8UP.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.4 miles SW
Bournemouth1.7 miles SW
Parley2.1 miles N
East Parley2.1 miles N
Holdenhurst2.1 miles E
Longham2.7 miles NW
Herne2.8 miles NE
Parkstone3.5 miles W
Hampreston4 miles NW
Christchurch4.1 miles E
Fern Down4.4 miles N
Canford Magna4.4 miles W
Ripley5.2 miles NE
Broadstone5.4 miles W
Wimborne6.2 miles NW
London92 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives7 miles N

Appeal for witness following attempted indecent exposure on Frost Lane in Hythe (Hampshire Constabulary)

Hello, We are appealing for witnesses, or anyone with information, following an attempted indecent exposure incident in Hythe. The incident occurred at around 3.40pm on Sunday 13 June on Frost Lane in&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Man arrested after Andover motorcyclist killed in crash

The 35-year-old is held on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs.

BBC News

Home protection reminder during hot weather (Hampshire Constabulary)

Good morning,Despite the clouds and the looming threat of thunder, it’s still warm out there and as we head deeper into summer it’s only going to get warmer.We feel this is a good time&hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

LETTER: Bad practice at sports centre

SIR: I can inform Mike Vokes (re. your Letters pages last week) that he is far from alone in waiting in vain for telephone calls to be answered at the new leisure centre.

Hampshire Chronicle

Legal challenge over Southampton Airport runway decision

CAMPAIGNERS are to mount a legal challenge over a decision to expand the runway at Southampton Airport.

Hampshire Chronicle

Appeal to reunite ashes of man with family after being found in Basingstoke (Hampshire Constabulary)

Can you help us return a man's ashes to his family after they were discovered in Basingstoke?On 7 May at around 5.30pm, we were called by a member of the public who had found an urn near his house in &hellip

Hampshire Constabulary

Scheme to convert Dove Inn's coach house into rooms

PLANS to diversify a country pub and open rooms in a rundown outbuilding have been met with criticism.

Hampshire Chronicle

M27 police pursuit: Speeding car caught on camera

A mini driver has been jailed after reaching speeds of 100mph during a motorway police pursuit.

BBC News

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