ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
OL15 9PPLocal Map
Approximate address for OL15 9PP:
IntroductionOL15 9PP

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the OL15 9PP postcode area in Oldham.

We've got loads of statistics for OL15 9PP, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsOL15 9PP

What social class do the population of OL15 9PP belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is OL15 9PP in Oldham, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about OL15 9PP from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 80%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in OL159PP male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Littleborough Lakeside.


  • 25%AB
  • 48%C2/C2
  • 27%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 34%SINGLE
  • 43%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in OL15 9PP is 34%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.7%WORKING

4.1% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for OL15 9PP

Discover OL15 9PP

People and Demographics

OL15 9PP
People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in OL15 9PP, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

OL15 9PP Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around OL15 9PP, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in OL15 9PP

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

OL15 9PP Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around OL15 9PP reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

OL15 9PP Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area OL159PP. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in OL15 9PP

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the OL15 9PP area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near OL15 9PP

Travel & Transport

OL15 9PP


Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to OL15 9PP.

Travel around OL15 9PP

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 OL15 9PP

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 OL15 9PP area.

Taxis near OL15 9PP

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near OL15 9PP, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near OL15 9PP

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

OL15 9PP
Events near OL15 9PP


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around OL15 9PP.

What's on near OL15 9PP

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near OL15 9PP, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near OL15 9PP

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area OL15 9PP.

Hotels near OL15 9PP

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near OL15 9PP, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information OL15 9PP

Local Amenities

OL15 9PP
Banks near OL15 9PP


Find the nearest bank or building society in OL15 9PP. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near OL15 9PP

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the OL15 9PP postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near OL15 9PP



The nearest schools in the OL15 9PP area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near OL15 9PP

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 OL15 9PP

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 OL15 9PP


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near OL15 9PP.

Emergencies in OL15 9PP

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 OL15 9PP



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around OL15 9PP. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in OL15 9PP

Essential InformationOL15 9PP

OL159PP Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeOL15 9PP
Postal TownOldham
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

OL159PP Postal District

Compass Postal District

OL15 9PP postcode is located in the postal town of Oldham. Oldham 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 OL15 9PP.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Walsden3 miles N
Facit3.4 miles W
Shawforth3.8 miles W
Rochdale3.9 miles SW
Milnrow4 miles S
Whitworth4 miles W
Lydgate4.3 miles N
Eastwood4.3 miles NE
Bacup5 miles NW
Rishworth5.6 miles E
Ripponden5.6 miles E
Mytholm5.7 miles NE
Mytholmroyd5.9 miles NE
Cornholme5.9 miles NW
Royton6.4 miles S
London171 miles SE
Glasgow172 miles NW
Edinburgh164 miles N
Cardiff157 miles S
Liverpool41 miles W
Southampton193 miles S
Saint Ives195 miles S

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more