21POPULATION
3.5%UNEMPLOYED
57%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
32%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionBN8 5DY

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DemographicsBN8 5DY

What social class do the population of BN8 5DY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BN8 5DY 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 5DY 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

  • 71.4%Male
  • 28.6%Female

From the last census, 71.4% of people in BN85DY male, and 28.6% female. Men outnumber women 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 5DY 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 5DY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency

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Local Issues & Problems

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Local Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Travel

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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

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Taxis near BN8 5DY

Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near BN8 5DY

Banks

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near BN8 5DY

Schools

Schools

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Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BN8 5DY

Libraries

Libraries

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BN85DY Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeBN8 5DY
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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%)

BN85DY Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5DY 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 5DY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Isfield1.5 miles E
Chailey2.6 miles NW
Little Horsted2.9 miles E
Ringmer3.5 miles SE
Fletching3.7 miles N
Uckfield3.9 miles NE
Framfield4.6 miles E
Lewes4.9 miles SW
Westmeston5.5 miles W
Buxted5.7 miles NE
Ditchelling5.9 miles W
Ditchling5.9 miles W
Nutley6.1 miles N
Horsted Keynes6.4 miles N
Piecombe6.6 miles E
London40 miles N
Glasgow377 miles NW
Edinburgh369 miles NW
Cardiff145 miles W
Liverpool212 miles NW
Southampton62 miles W
Saint Ives81 miles W

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Everton boss Willie Kirk is "baffled" after Brighton's Kayleigh Green appeared to be booked twice but not sent off in Sunday's 2-2 WSL draw.

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Brighton suburbs become giant canvas in major art project

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