14POPULATION
3.5%UNEMPLOYED
57%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
32%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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DemographicsBN8 5BW

What social class do the population of BN8 5BW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BN8 5BW 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 BN8 5BW from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in BN85BW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Barcombe and Hamsey.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 32%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 27%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BN8 5BW is 27%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.

ETHNICITY

  • 99%WHITE
  • 2%NON-WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91.4%WORKING
  • 3.5%UNEMPLOYED

3.5% 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

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BN8 5BW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Crime stats in BN8 5BW

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 BN8 5BW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BN8 5BW

Travel & Transport

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Travel

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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Traffic near BN8 5BW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BN8 5BW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near BN8 5BW

Events

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Attractions

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near BN8 5BW

Banks

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Banks near BN8 5BW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near BN8 5BW

Schools

Schools

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Schools near BN8 5BW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in BN8 5BW

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BN8 5BW

Libraries

Libraries

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BN85BW Postcode Breakdown

BNAREA8DISTRICT5SECTORBWUNIT
Full PostcodeBN8 5BW
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBrighton
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyEast Sussex
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

BN85BW Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5BW 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 BN8 5BW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chailey2.3 miles NW
Isfield2.4 miles E
Ringmer3.6 miles SE
Little Horsted3.8 miles E
Fletching4.2 miles N
Lewes4.2 miles S
Westmeston4.6 miles W
Uckfield4.7 miles NE
Ditchelling5 miles W
Ditchling5 miles W
Framfield5.5 miles E
Falmer6.2 miles SW
Haywards Heath6.5 miles NW
Hassocks6.5 miles W
Horsted Keynes6.5 miles N
London40 miles N
Glasgow377 miles NW
Edinburgh369 miles NW
Cardiff144 miles W
Liverpool212 miles NW
Southampton62 miles W
Saint Ives80 miles W

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