18POPULATION
2.9%UNEMPLOYED
45%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
22%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionBN8 5WB

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DemographicsBN8 5WB

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 19%Children
  • 80%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 61.1%Male
  • 38.9%Female

From the last census, 61.1% of people in BN85WB male, and 38.9% female. Men outnumber women in Lewes Bridge.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 22%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 32%SINGLE
  • 45%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BN8 5WB is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92.7%WORKING
  • 2.9%UNEMPLOYED

2.9% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

Demographics

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BN8 5WB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency

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Local Issues & Problems

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Sunrise/Sunset

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Travel & Transport

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Taxis near BN8 5WB

Car Parks

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Events

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Local Amenities

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Banks

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near BN8 5WB

Schools

Schools

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Shopping Centres

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Post Offices

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BN85WB Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeBN8 5WB
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%)

BN85WB Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 5WB 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 5WB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Lewes1.7 miles SW
Ringmer2.2 miles E
Falmer4.1 miles W
Isfield4.3 miles NE
Westmeston4.6 miles W
Chailey5.1 miles N
Little Horsted5.2 miles NE
Ripe5.5 miles E
Ditchling5.7 miles W
Ditchelling5.7 miles W
Tarring Neville5.7 miles SE
Selmeston6 miles E
Rottingdean6.2 miles SW
Piecombe6.6 miles E
Newhaven6.7 miles S
London43 miles N
Glasgow380 miles NW
Edinburgh372 miles NW
Cardiff145 miles W
Liverpool215 miles NW
Southampton62 miles W
Saint Ives80 miles W

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