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IntroductionMK17 8BS

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

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

DemographicsMK17 8BS

What social class do the population of MK17 8BS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is MK17 8BS 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 8BS 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 MK178BS 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 8BS 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 8BS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

MK17 8BS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in MK17 8BS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

MK17 8BS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

MK17 8BS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area MK178BS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in MK17 8BS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the MK17 8BS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near MK17 8BS

Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near MK17 8BS

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 MK17 8BS area.

Taxis near MK17 8BS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near MK17 8BS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near MK17 8BS


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

What's on near MK17 8BS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near MK17 8BS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near MK17 8BS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near MK17 8BS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near MK17 8BS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information MK17 8BS

Local Amenities

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Banks near MK17 8BS


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

Banks near MK17 8BS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near MK17 8BS



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

Schools near MK17 8BS

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 MK17 8BS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in MK17 8BS


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in MK17 8BS

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 8BS



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

Libraries in MK17 8BS

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Essential InformationMK17 8BS

MK178BS Postcode Breakdown

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

MK178BS Postal District

Compass Postal District

MK17 8BS 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 8BS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Aspley Guise1.5 miles SW
Cranfield2.3 miles N
Woburn Sands2.5 miles S
Ridgmont2.7 miles SE
Lidlington2.8 miles E
Marston Moretaine3 miles E
Woburn3.5 miles S
Lower Shelton3.5 miles NE
Milton Keynes3.6 miles W
North Crawley3.7 miles NW
Simpson3.8 miles W
Millbrook4.2 miles E
Woolstone4.3 miles W
Eversholt4.5 miles SE
Astwood4.6 miles N
London43 miles SE
Glasgow298 miles NW
Edinburgh288 miles NW
Cardiff117 miles W
Liverpool137 miles NW
Southampton86 miles SW
Saint Ives98 miles SW

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