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IntroductionBN8 6DG

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the BN8 6DG postcode area in Brighton.

We've got loads of statistics for BN8 6DG, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsBN8 6DG

What social class do the population of BN8 6DG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BN8 6DG 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 6DG from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 79%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 42.9%Male
  • 57.1%Female

From the last census, 42.9% of people in BN86DG male, and 57.1% female. Women outnumber men in Chiddingly and East Hoathly.


  • 31%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 11%DE

According to census records, 31% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 50%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in BN8 6DG is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.6%WORKING

5.8% 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 6DG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

BN8 6DG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around BN8 6DG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in BN8 6DG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

BN8 6DG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around BN8 6DG reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

BN8 6DG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area BN86DG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in BN8 6DG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the BN8 6DG area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near BN8 6DG

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to BN8 6DG.

Travel around BN8 6DG

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 6DG

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 6DG area.

Taxis near BN8 6DG

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near BN8 6DG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near BN8 6DG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near BN8 6DG


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around BN8 6DG.

What's on near BN8 6DG

Local Attractions


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Attractions near BN8 6DG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area BN8 6DG.

Hotels near BN8 6DG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near BN8 6DG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information BN8 6DG

Local Amenities

Banks near BN8 6DG


Find the nearest bank or building society in BN8 6DG. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near BN8 6DG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the BN8 6DG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near BN8 6DG



The nearest schools in the BN8 6DG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near BN8 6DG

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres BN8 6DG

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in BN8 6DG


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near BN8 6DG.

Emergencies in BN8 6DG

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 6DG



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around BN8 6DG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in BN8 6DG

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Essential InformationBN8 6DG

BN86DG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeBN8 6DG
Postal TownBrighton
Ward Name
CountyEast Sussex
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

BN86DG Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 6DG 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 6DG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Little Horsted1.9 miles NW
Piecombe2.6 miles SE
Framfield2.7 miles N
Isfield3 miles NW
Ringmer3.3 miles SW
Uckfield4 miles N
Ripe4.3 miles S
Buxted5 miles N
Horam5.4 miles E
Horeham5.4 miles E
Selmeston5.4 miles S
Cross In Hand5.4 miles NE
Hadlow Down5.5 miles NE
Fletching6.4 miles NW
Heathfield6.6 miles E
London42 miles N
Glasgow380 miles NW
Edinburgh371 miles NW
Cardiff149 miles W
Liverpool216 miles NW
Southampton67 miles W
Saint Ives85 miles W

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