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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the M15 6BQ postcode area in Manchester.

We've got loads of statistics for M15 6BQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsM15 6BQ

What social class do the population of M15 6BQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is M15 6BQ in Manchester, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about M15 6BQ from the Census 2011.


  • 9%Children
  • 91%Adults

9% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 1% are aged 76 or more.


  • 58.7%Male
  • 41.3%Female

From the last census, 58.7% of people in M156BQ male, and 41.3% female. Men outnumber women in Hulme.


  • 19%AB
  • 48%C2/C2
  • 32%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 83%SINGLE
  • 10%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in M15 6BQ is 83%. Single and 'other' people is 17%.


  • 65%WHITE
  • 38%NON-WHITE

65% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 35.7%WORKING

6.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in M15 6BQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

M15 6BQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around M15 6BQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in M15 6BQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

M15 6BQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around M15 6BQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

M15 6BQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area M156BQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in M15 6BQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the M15 6BQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near M15 6BQ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to M15 6BQ.

Travel around M15 6BQ

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 M15 6BQ

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 M15 6BQ area.

Taxis near M15 6BQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near M15 6BQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near M15 6BQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near M15 6BQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around M15 6BQ.

What's on near M15 6BQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near M15 6BQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near M15 6BQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area M15 6BQ.

Hotels near M15 6BQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near M15 6BQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information M15 6BQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near M15 6BQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in M15 6BQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near M15 6BQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the M15 6BQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near M15 6BQ



The nearest schools in the M15 6BQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near M15 6BQ

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 M15 6BQ

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 M15 6BQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near M15 6BQ.

Emergencies in M15 6BQ

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 M15 6BQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around M15 6BQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in M15 6BQ

Essential InformationM15 6BQ

M156BQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeM15 6BQ
Postal TownManchester
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

M156BQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

M15 6BQ postcode is located in the postal town of Manchester. Manchester 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 M15 6BQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Salford1.4 miles NW
Levenshulme2.1 miles E
Manchester2.4 miles NE
Openshaw3.1 miles E
Newton Heath3.2 miles NE
Stretford3.4 miles W
Trafford Park3.8 miles W
Droylsden3.9 miles E
Eccles3.9 miles W
Sale4.4 miles SW
Urmston4.7 miles W
Prestwich4.8 miles NW
Cheadle4.9 miles S
Wythenshawe4.9 miles S
Denton5.3 miles E
London164 miles SE
Glasgow181 miles NW
Edinburgh175 miles N
Cardiff142 miles S
Liverpool31 miles W
Southampton181 miles S
Saint Ives183 miles S

Section 60 in place in Blackpool (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam A section 60 will be in place in the Talbot area of Blackpool from 7pm tonight (Friday, April 26th).It follows an altercation which took place last night, when a group of men armed w&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Promoting ITK (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam We're trying to encourage new members to sign up to the 'In the Know' system.'In the Know' is a fantastic resource to help your local policing team stay in touch with the local commu&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

South Ribble Council chief executive on 'special leave'

Heather McManus and deputies, Tim Povall and Gregg Stott, are "on special leave" from South Ribble Council.

BBC News

Girl's 'time machine' talk with Manchester Arena bomber

An 11-year-old uses a school project to make an imagined plea to the Manchester bomber.

BBC News

Prison officers 'ignoring' body-worn video camera rules

Concerns are raised over guards' "reluctance" to record their use of force and response to disorder.

BBC News

Preston man jailed for girlfriend's crowbar murder

Benjamin Topping inflicted at least 50 blows, beating Rosie Darbyshire "beyond recognition".

BBC News

Befriending opportunities in Fylde and Wyre (Lancashire Constabulary)

Have you ever thought of volunteering and making a difference to someone’s life and fulfilling your own? By giving one hour a week to support a person you would have a massive impact on their we&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Exciting volunteering opportunity (Lancashire Constabulary)

We are currently seeking volunteers to help Lancashire constabulary and its partner agencies protect people and children from the threat of exploitation.As an exploitation prevent volunteer your role&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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