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IntroductionBN8 5DW

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

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

DemographicsBN8 5DW

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


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

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


  • 60%Male
  • 40%Female

From the last census, 60% of people in BN85DW male, and 40% female. Men outnumber women in Barcombe and Hamsey.


  • 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%.


  • 27%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

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


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 91.4%WORKING

3.5% 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 5DW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BN8 5DW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BN8 5DW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BN8 5DW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BN8 5DW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BN85DW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BN8 5DW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BN8 5DW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BN8 5DW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BN8 5DW.

Travel around BN8 5DW

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 BN8 5DW

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 BN8 5DW area.

Taxis near BN8 5DW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near BN8 5DW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BN8 5DW


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

What's on near BN8 5DW

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BN8 5DW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near BN8 5DW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BN8 5DW

Local Amenities

Banks near BN8 5DW


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

Banks near BN8 5DW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BN8 5DW



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

Schools near BN8 5DW

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 BN8 5DW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BN8 5DW


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BN8 5DW

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 5DW



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

Libraries in BN8 5DW

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Essential InformationBN8 5DW

BN85DW Postcode Breakdown

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

BN85DW Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5DW 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 5DW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Isfield2.1 miles E
Chailey2.3 miles NW
Little Horsted3.5 miles E
Ringmer3.6 miles SE
Fletching4 miles N
Lewes4.4 miles SW
Uckfield4.5 miles NE
Westmeston4.8 miles W
Framfield5.2 miles E
Ditchling5.3 miles W
Ditchelling5.3 miles W
Buxted6.3 miles NE
Nutley6.4 miles N
Falmer6.5 miles SW
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

Heads warn of teacher shortages without Covid tests

Schools will face staff shortages and disruption unless Covid testing is improved, say head teachers.

BBC News

Be responsible this Halloween (Sussex Police)

Wednesday 28th October 2020Be responsible this Hallowe’enFeel free to download, print and display our 'No Trick or Treaters' poster here Hallowe'en has become an increasi&hellip

Sussex Police

The Bluebell Railway: 60 years of steam

A history of volunteer-run heritage line The Bluebell Railway, which has overcome many obstacles over the years to become one of Sussex’s best-loved attractions

Sussex Life

Round our way: Take a look around historic Horsham

This Mid Sussex town is more than a thousand years old and history is everywhere, from the picture-perfect houses of the Causeway to the College of Richard Collyer

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National Uninsured Drivers Week (Sussex Police)

Know your policy. Surrey Police and Sussex Police are clamping down on uninsured drivers during week of action.Motorists across Surrey and Sussex are being urged to check their insurance policies as&hellip

Sussex Police

6 culinary pioneers who lived in Sussex

From Eliza Acton to Elizabeth David, some of the UK’s most influential food heroes have made their home here

Sussex Life

Route for walk through historic Arundel and around Swanbourne Lake

This walk takes in Arundel’s historic high street, grazing fields and the serene surroundings of Swanbourne Lake

Sussex Life

Burglary Alerts (Sussex Police)

A burglary has been reported in your neighbourhood Reference: 0584Location: Arden Road Furnace GreenDate: 24th September 2020Details: Property broken into, Jewellery taken, Ref&hellip

Sussex Police

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