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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the MK17 8BQ postcode area in Milton-keynes.

We've got loads of statistics for MK17 8BQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsMK17 8BQ

What social class do the population of MK17 8BQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is MK17 8BQ 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 8BQ from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 83%Adults

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


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in MK178BQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Cranfield and Marston Moretaine.


  • 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%.


  • 43%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

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


  • 69%WHITE
  • 30%NON-WHITE

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


  • 59.3%WORKING

3% 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 MK17 8BQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

MK17 8BQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around MK17 8BQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in MK17 8BQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

MK17 8BQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around MK17 8BQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area MK178BQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in MK17 8BQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near MK17 8BQ

Travel & Transport

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Travel around MK17 8BQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near MK17 8BQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near MK17 8BQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near MK17 8BQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near MK17 8BQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around MK17 8BQ.

What's on near MK17 8BQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near MK17 8BQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area MK17 8BQ.

Hotels near MK17 8BQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information MK17 8BQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near MK17 8BQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in MK17 8BQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near MK17 8BQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the MK17 8BQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near MK17 8BQ



The nearest schools in the MK17 8BQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near MK17 8BQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres MK17 8BQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in MK17 8BQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near MK17 8BQ.

Emergencies in MK17 8BQ

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 MK17 8BQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around MK17 8BQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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MK178BQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeMK17 8BQ
Postal TownMilton-keynes
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

MK178BQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

MK17 8BQ 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 8BQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Aspley Guise2 miles S
Cranfield2.3 miles NE
Milton Keynes2.6 miles W
North Crawley2.7 miles N
Woburn Sands3.1 miles S
Simpson3.2 miles SW
Woolstone3.3 miles W
Marston Moretaine3.9 miles E
Ridgmont4 miles SE
Lidlington4 miles E
Lower Shelton4.2 miles E
Chicheley4.2 miles NW
Astwood4.2 miles NE
Woburn4.4 miles SE
Sherington4.5 miles NW
London44 miles SE
Glasgow297 miles NW
Edinburgh287 miles NW
Cardiff116 miles W
Liverpool136 miles NW
Southampton86 miles SW
Saint Ives98 miles SW

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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