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3%UNEMPLOYED
47%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
27%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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IntroductionMK17 8BJ

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DemographicsMK17 8BJ

What social class do the population of MK17 8BJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is MK17 8BJ in Milton-keynes, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about MK17 8BJ from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 16%Children
  • 83%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in MK178BJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Cranfield and Marston Moretaine.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 27%AB
  • 61%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

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

MARITAL STATUS

  • 43%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in MK17 8BJ is 43%. Single and 'other' people is 58%.

ETHNICITY

  • 69%WHITE
  • 30%NON-WHITE

69% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 59.3%WORKING
  • 3%UNEMPLOYED

3% 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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MK17 8BJ 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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Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events

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Local Attractions

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

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Schools

Schools

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Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in MK17 8BJ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Libraries

Libraries

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MK178BJ Postcode Breakdown

MKAREA17DISTRICT8SECTORBJUNIT
Full PostcodeMK17 8BJ
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Postal TownMilton-keynes
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CountryEngland
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Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

MK178BJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

MK17 8BJ postcode is located in the postal town of Milton-keynes. Milton-keynes 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 MK17 8BJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Aspley Guise1.9 miles S
Cranfield2.2 miles NE
North Crawley2.8 miles N
Milton Keynes2.8 miles W
Woburn Sands3 miles S
Simpson3.3 miles SW
Woolstone3.5 miles W
Marston Moretaine3.7 miles E
Lidlington3.7 miles E
Ridgmont3.8 miles SE
Lower Shelton4 miles E
Astwood4.2 miles NE
Woburn4.3 miles S
Chicheley4.3 miles NW
Sherington4.7 miles NW
London44 miles SE
Glasgow297 miles NW
Edinburgh288 miles NW
Cardiff117 miles W
Liverpool136 miles NW
Southampton86 miles SW
Saint Ives98 miles SW

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