40POPULATION
2.4%UNEMPLOYED
51%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
27%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
BN8 5LWLocal Map
Approximate address for BN8 5LW:
IntroductionBN8 5LW

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

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

DemographicsBN8 5LW

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 52.5%Male
  • 47.5%Female

From the last census, 52.5% of people in BN85LW male, and 47.5% female. Men outnumber women in Ouse Valley and Ringmer.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 24%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

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

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 2%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92.8%WORKING
  • 2.4%UNEMPLOYED

2.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for BN8 5LW

Discover BN8 5LW

People and Demographics

BN8 5LW
People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in BN8 5LW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BN8 5LW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in BN8 5LW

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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

BN8 5LW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

BN8 5LW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BN85LW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BN8 5LW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near BN8 5LW

Travel & Transport

BN8 5LW
Travel

Travel

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

Travel around BN8 5LW

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 5LW

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 5LW area.

Taxis near BN8 5LW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near BN8 5LW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

BN8 5LW
Events near BN8 5LW

Events

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

What's on near BN8 5LW

Local Attractions

Attractions

Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near BN8 5LW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near BN8 5LW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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

Hotels near BN8 5LW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information BN8 5LW

Local Amenities

BN8 5LW
Banks near BN8 5LW

Banks

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

Banks near BN8 5LW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near BN8 5LW

Schools

Schools

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

Schools near BN8 5LW

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 5LW

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 BN8 5LW

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in BN8 5LW

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 5LW

Libraries

Libraries

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

Libraries in BN8 5LW

Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationBN8 5LW

BN85LW Postcode Breakdown

BNAREA8DISTRICT5SECTORLWUNIT
Full PostcodeBN8 5LW
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%)

BN85LW Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5LW 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 5LW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Ringmer0.8 miles S
Isfield2.7 miles N
Little Horsted3.1 miles NE
Lewes4 miles W
Ripe4.3 miles SE
Piecombe4.5 miles E
Framfield4.9 miles NE
Chailey5.2 miles NW
Selmeston5.2 miles SE
Uckfield5.2 miles N
Fletching6.3 miles N
Westmeston6.4 miles W
Falmer6.5 miles W
Tarring Neville6.6 miles S
Buxted6.8 miles NE
London43 miles N
Glasgow380 miles NW
Edinburgh371 miles NW
Cardiff147 miles W
Liverpool215 miles NW
Southampton64 miles W
Saint Ives82 miles W

Arun District Weekly Bulletin (Sussex Police)

5 October - 11 OctoberNews and appealsVan to raise awareness of knife crime dangers launchesIt will visit local communities.https://www.sussex.police.uk/news/sussex/news/force-news/van-to-raise-&hellip

Sussex Police

25 essential Sussex foods you need to try

From ethical chocolate and banoffee pie to Selsey lobster, how many of these local products and ingredients have you sampled?

Sussex Life

Lewes District Police Weekly News and Alerts (Sussex Police)

Thursday 15th October 2020Lewes Neighbourhood Policing Team News and AlertsA man has been jailed for 22 years, after a jury at Hove Crown Court found him guilty of the murder of Lewes woman Nicol&hellip

Sussex Police

Sussex South Downs stroll near Alfriston

We take you through a relaxing walk in the South Downs above the village of Alfriston

Sussex Life

Win Bailey stainless steel jewellery

Bailey of Sheffield creates engineered jewellery to last more than a lifetime.

Sussex Life

Gyms and coronavirus: What are the facts?

Areas where transmission is highest in England are shutting gyms, but does the science support it?

BBC News

Where to find the best views in Sussex: 19 spectacular spots

Whether it’s taking a look along the seafront on a sunny day or across the downs from Ditchling Beacon, Sussex is not short of stunning views. Here are 19 of our favourites

Sussex Life

Bluebell Railway reopens on its 60th birthday

Beloved Sussex attraction the Bluebell Railway will celebrate its 60th birthday on 7 August, with a re-opening ceremony marking the end of months of closure because of the coronavirus lockdown

Sussex Life

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more

50.89457
0.063996