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IntroductionBN8 5DG

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BN8 5DG postcode area in Brighton.

We've got loads of statistics for BN8 5DG, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBN8 5DG

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


  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 25%Male
  • 75%Female

From the last census, 25% of people in BN85DG male, and 75% female. Women outnumber men in Ouse Valley and Ringmer.


  • 27%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

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


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BN8 5DG is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 75%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.8%WORKING

2.4% 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 BN8 5DG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BN8 5DG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BN8 5DG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BN8 5DG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BN8 5DG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BN8 5DG reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BN8 5DG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BN85DG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BN8 5DG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BN8 5DG

Travel & Transport



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Travel around BN8 5DG

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near BN8 5DG

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near BN8 5DG

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near BN8 5DG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BN8 5DG


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BN8 5DG.

What's on near BN8 5DG

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BN8 5DG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BN8 5DG.

Hotels near BN8 5DG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BN8 5DG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BN8 5DG

Local Amenities

Banks near BN8 5DG


Find the nearest bank or building society in BN8 5DG. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BN8 5DG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BN8 5DG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BN8 5DG



The nearest schools in the BN8 5DG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BN8 5DG

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BN8 5DG

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BN8 5DG


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BN8 5DG.

Emergencies in BN8 5DG

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 BN8 5DG



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BN8 5DG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BN8 5DG

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Essential InformationBN8 5DG

BN85DG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBN8 5DG
Postal TownBrighton
Ward Name
CountyEast Sussex
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

BN85DG Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5DG 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 5DG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Ringmer1.3 miles SE
Isfield2.3 miles N
Little Horsted2.9 miles NE
Lewes4 miles SW
Chailey4.6 miles NW
Framfield4.8 miles NE
Ripe4.9 miles SE
Uckfield4.9 miles NE
Piecombe5 miles E
Fletching5.8 miles N
Selmeston5.8 miles SE
Westmeston6.1 miles W
Falmer6.4 miles SW
Buxted6.6 miles NE
Ditchelling6.9 miles W
London42 miles N
Glasgow380 miles NW
Edinburgh371 miles NW
Cardiff146 miles W
Liverpool215 miles NW
Southampton63 miles W
Saint Ives82 miles W

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