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IntroductionLN8 6BU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LN8 6BU postcode area in Lincoln.

We've got loads of statistics for LN8 6BU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLN8 6BU

What social class do the population of LN8 6BU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LN8 6BU in Lincoln, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about LN8 6BU from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 79%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46.2%Male
  • 53.8%Female

From the last census, 46.2% of people in LN86BU male, and 53.8% female. Women outnumber men in Wold View.


  • 13%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 29%DE

According to census records, 13% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LN8 6BU is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.7%WORKING

5.3% 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 LN8 6BU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LN8 6BU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LN8 6BU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LN8 6BU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

LN8 6BU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LN8 6BU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LN8 6BU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LN86BU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LN8 6BU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LN8 6BU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LN8 6BU

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LN8 6BU.

Travel around LN8 6BU

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 LN8 6BU

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 LN8 6BU area.

Taxis near LN8 6BU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LN8 6BU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LN8 6BU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near LN8 6BU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LN8 6BU.

What's on near LN8 6BU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LN8 6BU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LN8 6BU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LN8 6BU.

Hotels near LN8 6BU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LN8 6BU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LN8 6BU

Local Amenities

Banks near LN8 6BU


Find the nearest bank or building society in LN8 6BU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LN8 6BU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LN8 6BU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LN8 6BU



The nearest schools in the LN8 6BU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LN8 6BU

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 LN8 6BU

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 LN8 6BU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LN8 6BU.

Emergencies in LN8 6BU

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 LN8 6BU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LN8 6BU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in LN8 6BU

Essential InformationLN8 6BU

LN86BU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLN8 6BU
Postal TownLincoln
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

LN86BU Postal District

Compass Postal District

LN8 6BU postcode is located in the postal town of Lincoln. Lincoln 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 LN8 6BU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Thorganby2.3 miles NW
Thoresway3.5 miles W
Ludborough4.1 miles E
Rothwell5.7 miles NW
Swallow5.9 miles NW
Sixhills6.2 miles SW
Laceby6.4 miles N
Louth7.5 miles E
Grimsby7.6 miles NE
Humberston8 miles NE
Usselby8.3 miles W
Market Rasen8.6 miles W
Clee8.6 miles NE
Healing8.7 miles N
Little Coates8.8 miles N
London134 miles S
Glasgow229 miles NW
Edinburgh210 miles NW
Cardiff188 miles SW
Liverpool117 miles W
Southampton184 miles S
Saint Ives194 miles SW

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