58POPULATION
2.7%UNEMPLOYED
58%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
38%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionBH8 9LJ

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

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DemographicsBH8 9LJ

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 55.2%Male
  • 44.8%Female

From the last census, 55.2% of people in BH89LJ male, and 44.8% female. Men outnumber women in Strouden Park.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 38%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 25%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 9LJ is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 75%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91.1%WORKING
  • 2.7%UNEMPLOYED

2.7% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BH8 9LJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 9LJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Sunrise/sunset in BH8 9LJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 9LJ

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 9LJ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 9LJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 9LJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near BH8 9LJ

Events

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What's on near BH8 9LJ

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near BH8 9LJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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Hotels near BH8 9LJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near BH8 9LJ

Banks

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Schools

Schools

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Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 9LJ

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in BH8 9LJ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 9LJ

Libraries

Libraries

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BH89LJ Postcode Breakdown

BHAREA8DISTRICT9SECTORLJUNIT
Full PostcodeBH8 9LJ
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Postal TownBournemouth
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Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
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CountryEngland
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Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

BH89LJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 9LJ 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 9LJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Winton0.9 miles SW
Holdenhurst1.7 miles E
East Parley1.7 miles N
Parley1.8 miles N
Bournemouth2.2 miles SW
Herne2.3 miles NE
Longham2.6 miles NW
Christchurch3.8 miles E
Parkstone3.9 miles W
Hampreston4 miles NW
Fern Down4 miles N
Canford Magna4.6 miles W
Ripley4.7 miles E
Broadstone5.7 miles W
Bransgore5.9 miles E
London91 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh364 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives6 miles N

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Thousands of domestic abuse arrests made

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Hampshire's newest vineyard releases its first wines

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