2POPULATION
2.9%UNEMPLOYED
45%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
22%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionBN8 6WD

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DemographicsBN8 6WD

What social class do the population of BN8 6WD belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is BN8 6WD 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 6WD 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

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in BN86WD male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men 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 6WD 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 6WD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

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Sunrise/sunset in BN8 6WD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near BN8 6WD

Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Traffic near BN8 6WD

Taxis and Minicabs

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Taxis near BN8 6WD

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near BN8 6WD

Events

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What's on near BN8 6WD

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Attractions

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near BN8 6WD

Banks

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Banks near BN8 6WD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near BN8 6WD

Schools

Schools

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Schools near BN8 6WD

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in BN8 6WD

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in BN8 6WD

Libraries

Libraries

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BN86WD Postcode Breakdown

BNAREA8DISTRICT6SECTORWDUNIT
Full PostcodeBN8 6WD
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%)

BN86WD Postal District

Compass Postal District

BN8 6WD 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 6WD.

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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