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IntroductionCA4 8BW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CA4 8BW postcode area in Carlisle.

We've got loads of statistics for CA4 8BW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCA4 8BW

What social class do the population of CA4 8BW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CA4 8BW in Carlisle, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CA4 8BW from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 80%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 31.6%Male
  • 68.4%Female

From the last census, 31.6% of people in CA48BW male, and 68.4% female. Women outnumber men in Wetheral.


  • 29%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CA4 8BW is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.7%WORKING

2.3% 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 CA4 8BW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CA4 8BW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CA4 8BW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CA4 8BW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CA4 8BW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CA4 8BW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CA4 8BW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CA48BW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CA4 8BW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CA4 8BW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CA4 8BW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CA4 8BW.

Travel around CA4 8BW

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 CA4 8BW

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 CA4 8BW area.

Taxis near CA4 8BW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CA4 8BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CA4 8BW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CA4 8BW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CA4 8BW.

What's on near CA4 8BW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CA4 8BW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CA4 8BW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CA4 8BW.

Hotels near CA4 8BW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CA4 8BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CA4 8BW

Local Amenities

Banks near CA4 8BW


Find the nearest bank or building society in CA4 8BW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CA4 8BW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CA4 8BW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CA4 8BW



The nearest schools in the CA4 8BW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CA4 8BW

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 CA4 8BW

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 CA4 8BW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CA4 8BW.

Emergencies in CA4 8BW

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 CA4 8BW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CA4 8BW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in CA4 8BW

Essential InformationCA4 8BW

CA48BW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCA4 8BW
Postal TownCarlisle
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

CA48BW Postal District

Compass Postal District

CA4 8BW postcode is located in the postal town of Carlisle. Carlisle 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 CA4 8BW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Carlisle2.4 miles W
Brisco2.9 miles SW
How4.2 miles E
Hayton4.9 miles E
Wreay4.9 miles S
Dalston5.8 miles SW
Beaumont6.1 miles W
Burgh7.3 miles W
Thursby8 miles W
Ivegill8.5 miles S
Gretna10.1 miles NW
Calthwaite10.9 miles S
Newlands11.1 miles SW
Red Dial12.6 miles W
Westward12.7 miles SW
London262 miles SE
Glasgow84 miles NW
Edinburgh74 miles N
Cardiff235 miles S
Liverpool102 miles S
Southampton283 miles S
Saint Ives284 miles S

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