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IntroductionBH8 9EL

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BH8 9EL postcode area in Bournemouth.

We've got loads of statistics for BH8 9EL, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBH8 9EL

What social class do the population of BH8 9EL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BH8 9EL 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 9EL from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 40.6%Male
  • 59.4%Female

From the last census, 40.6% of people in BH89EL male, and 59.4% female. Women outnumber men in Queen's Park.


  • 29%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 9EL is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 91%WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 87.7%WORKING

4.7% 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 9EL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 9EL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BH8 9EL, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BH8 9EL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 9EL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BH8 9EL reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BH8 9EL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH89EL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 9EL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 9EL

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 9EL

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 9EL

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 9EL

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 9EL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 9EL


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BH8 9EL.

What's on near BH8 9EL

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 9EL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BH8 9EL.

Hotels near BH8 9EL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BH8 9EL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BH8 9EL

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 9EL


Find the nearest bank or building society in BH8 9EL. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BH8 9EL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BH8 9EL postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BH8 9EL



The nearest schools in the BH8 9EL area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BH8 9EL

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 9EL

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 9EL


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BH8 9EL.

Emergencies in BH8 9EL

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 9EL



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BH8 9EL. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BH8 9EL

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Essential InformationBH8 9EL

BH89EL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBH8 9EL
Postal TownBournemouth
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH89EL Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 9EL 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 9EL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.6 miles SW
Parley1.8 miles N
East Parley1.8 miles N
Holdenhurst2 miles E
Bournemouth2 miles SW
Longham2.5 miles NW
Herne2.6 miles NE
Parkstone3.6 miles W
Hampreston3.8 miles NW
Fern Down4.1 miles N
Christchurch4.1 miles E
Canford Magna4.3 miles W
Ripley5 miles E
Broadstone5.5 miles W
Wimborne6.2 miles W
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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Winchester man jailed for extreme threats at Tesco Express and Sainsbury's

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Hampshire Chronicle

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Hampshire police released a video of officers confronting people at a house party.

BBC News

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Hampshire Chronicle

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Ten people have been arrested over what is one of the UK's biggest ever drug seizures.

BBC News

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