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IntroductionPO16 8LD

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the PO16 8LD postcode area in Portsmouth.

We've got loads of statistics for PO16 8LD, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsPO16 8LD

What social class do the population of PO16 8LD belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is PO16 8LD in Portsmouth, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about PO16 8LD from the Census 2011.


  • 13%Children
  • 88%Adults

13% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 16% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in PO168LD male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Portchester East.


  • 17%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 26%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 52%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in PO16 8LD is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.4%WORKING

5% 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 PO16 8LD, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

PO16 8LD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around PO16 8LD, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in PO16 8LD

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

PO16 8LD Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around PO16 8LD reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

PO16 8LD Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area PO168LD. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in PO16 8LD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the PO16 8LD area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near PO16 8LD

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to PO16 8LD.

Travel around PO16 8LD

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 PO16 8LD

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 PO16 8LD area.

Taxis near PO16 8LD

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near PO16 8LD, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near PO16 8LD

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near PO16 8LD


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around PO16 8LD.

What's on near PO16 8LD

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near PO16 8LD, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near PO16 8LD

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area PO16 8LD.

Hotels near PO16 8LD

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near PO16 8LD, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information PO16 8LD

Local Amenities

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Banks near PO16 8LD


Find the nearest bank or building society in PO16 8LD. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near PO16 8LD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the PO16 8LD postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near PO16 8LD



The nearest schools in the PO16 8LD area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near PO16 8LD

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 PO16 8LD

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 PO16 8LD


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near PO16 8LD.

Emergencies in PO16 8LD

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 PO16 8LD



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around PO16 8LD. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in PO16 8LD

Essential InformationPO16 8LD

PO168LD Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodePO16 8LD
Postal TownPortsmouth
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

PO168LD Postal District

Compass Postal District

PO16 8LD postcode is located in the postal town of Portsmouth. Portsmouth 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 PO16 8LD.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Portchester1.2 miles SE
Southwick1.3 miles N
Wallington1.8 miles W
Fareham2.6 miles W
Cosham2.7 miles E
Gosport3.4 miles S
Wickham4 miles NW
Lee-on-the-Solent4.7 miles SW
Waterloo4.8 miles E
Waterlooville4.8 miles E
Titchfield4.9 miles W
Southsea5.2 miles SE
Hambledon5.3 miles NE
Soberton5.8 miles N
Portsmouth6 miles SE
London62 miles NE
Glasgow365 miles NW
Edinburgh361 miles N
Cardiff100 miles W
Liverpool194 miles NW
Southampton13 miles W
Saint Ives30 miles W

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