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IntroductionHR8 1EW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the HR8 1EW postcode area in Hereford.

We've got loads of statistics for HR8 1EW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsHR8 1EW

What social class do the population of HR8 1EW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is HR8 1EW in Hereford, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about HR8 1EW from the Census 2011.


  • 13%Children
  • 87%Adults

13% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 17% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.6%Male
  • 47.4%Female

From the last census, 52.6% of people in HR81EW male, and 47.4% female. Men outnumber women in Ledbury.


  • 34%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 34% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in HR8 1EW is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 91.8%WORKING

3.1% 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 HR8 1EW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

HR8 1EW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around HR8 1EW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in HR8 1EW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

HR8 1EW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around HR8 1EW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

HR8 1EW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area HR81EW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in HR8 1EW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the HR8 1EW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near HR8 1EW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to HR8 1EW.

Travel around HR8 1EW

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 HR8 1EW

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 HR8 1EW area.

Taxis near HR8 1EW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near HR8 1EW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near HR8 1EW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near HR8 1EW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around HR8 1EW.

What's on near HR8 1EW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near HR8 1EW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near HR8 1EW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area HR8 1EW.

Hotels near HR8 1EW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near HR8 1EW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information HR8 1EW

Local Amenities

Banks near HR8 1EW


Find the nearest bank or building society in HR8 1EW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near HR8 1EW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the HR8 1EW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near HR8 1EW



The nearest schools in the HR8 1EW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near HR8 1EW

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 HR8 1EW

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 HR8 1EW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near HR8 1EW.

Emergencies in HR8 1EW

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 HR8 1EW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around HR8 1EW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in HR8 1EW

Essential InformationHR8 1EW

HR81EW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeHR8 1EW
Postal TownHereford
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

HR81EW Postal District

Compass Postal District

HR8 1EW postcode is located in the postal town of Hereford. Hereford 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 HR8 1EW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Eastnor1 miles W
Bromsberrow2.1 miles S
Ledbury2.2 miles NW
Donnington2.7 miles SW
Little Malvern3.2 miles NE
Redmarley D'Abitot3.2 miles S
Castlemorton3.3 miles E
Welland3.6 miles E
Malvern Wells3.6 miles NE
Colwall3.7 miles N
Dymock4 miles SW
Little Marche4.5 miles W
Eldersfield4.6 miles SE
Bosbury4.8 miles NW
Staunton5 miles SE
London104 miles E
Glasgow273 miles N
Edinburgh273 miles N
Cardiff51 miles SW
Liverpool99 miles N
Southampton89 miles SE
Saint Ives86 miles SE

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