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IntroductionBN7 2EL

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BN7 2EL postcode area in Brighton.

We've got loads of statistics for BN7 2EL, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBN7 2EL

What social class do the population of BN7 2EL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BN7 2EL in Brighton, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about BN7 2EL from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 77%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.8%Male
  • 55.2%Female

From the last census, 44.8% of people in BN72EL male, and 55.2% female. Women outnumber men in Lewes Bridge.


  • 25%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 35%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BN7 2EL is 35%. Single and 'other' people is 65%.


  • 96%WHITE

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


  • 89.8%WORKING

3.1% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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Discover BN7 2EL

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BN7 2EL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BN7 2EL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BN7 2EL, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BN7 2EL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BN7 2EL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BN7 2EL reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BN7 2EL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BN72EL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BN7 2EL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BN7 2EL area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BN7 2EL

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BN7 2EL.

Travel around BN7 2EL

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near BN7 2EL

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the BN7 2EL area.

Taxis near BN7 2EL

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BN7 2EL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BN7 2EL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BN7 2EL


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BN7 2EL.

What's on near BN7 2EL

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BN7 2EL, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BN7 2EL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BN7 2EL.

Hotels near BN7 2EL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BN7 2EL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BN7 2EL

Local Amenities

Banks near BN7 2EL


Find the nearest bank or building society in BN7 2EL. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BN7 2EL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BN7 2EL postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BN7 2EL



The nearest schools in the BN7 2EL area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BN7 2EL

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 BN7 2EL

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in BN7 2EL


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BN7 2EL.

Emergencies in BN7 2EL

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 BN7 2EL



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BN7 2EL. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BN7 2EL

Essential InformationBN7 2EL

BN72EL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBN7 2EL
Postal TownBrighton
Ward Name
CountyEast Sussex
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

BN72EL Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN7 2EL postcode is located in the postal town of Brighton. Brighton 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 BN7 2EL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Lewes1.7 miles SW
Ringmer2.5 miles E
Falmer4.1 miles SW
Isfield4.2 miles NE
Westmeston4.2 miles W
Chailey4.7 miles N
Little Horsted5.2 miles NE
Ditchling5.3 miles W
Ditchelling5.3 miles W
Ripe5.9 miles E
Tarring Neville6.1 miles SE
Rottingdean6.4 miles SW
Selmeston6.4 miles E
Hassocks6.6 miles W
Piecombe6.8 miles E
London43 miles N
Glasgow380 miles NW
Edinburgh371 miles NW
Cardiff145 miles W
Liverpool214 miles NW
Southampton61 miles W
Saint Ives80 miles W

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