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IntroductionBH8 9LU

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

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

DemographicsBH8 9LU

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


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 35.3%Male
  • 64.7%Female

From the last census, 35.3% of people in BH89LU male, and 64.7% female. Women outnumber men in Strouden Park.


  • 24%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 24% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 22%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 9LU is 22%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.


  • 95%WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 93.5%WORKING

3% 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 9LU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 9LU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 9LU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 9LU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BH8 9LU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH89LU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 9LU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 9LU

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 9LU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 9LU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 9LU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 9LU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 9LU


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

What's on near BH8 9LU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 9LU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 9LU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BH8 9LU

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 9LU


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

Banks near BH8 9LU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 9LU



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

Schools near BH8 9LU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 9LU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 9LU


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 9LU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 9LU



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

Libraries in BH8 9LU

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Essential InformationBH8 9LU

BH89LU Postcode Breakdown

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

BH89LU Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 9LU 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 9LU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Holdenhurst0.8 miles E
East Parley1.4 miles NW
Herne1.5 miles NE
Winton1.7 miles SW
Parley1.9 miles NW
Bournemouth3 miles SW
Longham3.1 miles W
Christchurch3.2 miles E
Fern Down3.8 miles NW
Ripley3.9 miles NE
Hampreston4.3 miles NW
Parkstone4.8 miles W
Bransgore5.1 miles E
Canford Magna5.2 miles W
Hinton5.9 miles E
London90 miles E
Glasgow364 miles N
Edinburgh363 miles N
Cardiff78 miles NW
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton22 miles E
Saint Ives6 miles N

Beat Surgery - Portchester Community Centre - 16 October (Hampshire Constabulary)

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New Forest set for wheelie bins under waste collection plans

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