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IntroductionBH8 9RQ

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

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DemographicsBH8 9RQ

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


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 61.1%Male
  • 38.9%Female

From the last census, 61.1% of people in BH89RQ male, and 38.9% female. Men outnumber women in Strouden Park.


  • 19%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BH8 9RQ is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 70%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.7%WORKING

4% 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 9RQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BH8 9RQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BH8 9RQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BH8 9RQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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BH8 9RQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BH89RQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BH8 9RQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BH8 9RQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BH8 9RQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BH8 9RQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BH8 9RQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BH8 9RQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BH8 9RQ


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What's on near BH8 9RQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BH8 9RQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BH8 9RQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information BH8 9RQ

Local Amenities

Banks near BH8 9RQ


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

Banks near BH8 9RQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BH8 9RQ



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

Schools near BH8 9RQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BH8 9RQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BH8 9RQ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BH8 9RQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BH8 9RQ



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

Libraries in BH8 9RQ

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Essential InformationBH8 9RQ

BH89RQ Postcode Breakdown

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

BH89RQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

BH8 9RQ 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 9RQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Parley1.1 miles N
East Parley1.1 miles NE
Winton1.3 miles S
Holdenhurst1.9 miles E
Longham2 miles NW
Herne2.2 miles E
Bournemouth2.6 miles SW
Hampreston3.3 miles NW
Fern Down3.4 miles N
Parkstone4 miles SW
Canford Magna4.1 miles W
Christchurch4.3 miles E
Ripley4.6 miles E
Broadstone5.4 miles W
Saint Leonards5.7 miles N
London91 miles E
Glasgow363 miles N
Edinburgh363 miles N
Cardiff77 miles NW
Liverpool190 miles N
Southampton23 miles E
Saint Ives6 miles N

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