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IntroductionPO16 8PG

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

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

DemographicsPO16 8PG

What social class do the population of PO16 8PG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is PO16 8PG 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 8PG from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%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 PO168PG male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Portchester West.


  • 32%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in PO16 8PG is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.9%WORKING

2.3% 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 PO16 8PG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

PO16 8PG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in PO16 8PG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

PO16 8PG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

PO16 8PG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area PO168PG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in PO16 8PG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near PO16 8PG

Travel & Transport

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

Travel around PO16 8PG

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 8PG

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 8PG area.

Taxis near PO16 8PG

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near PO16 8PG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near PO16 8PG


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

What's on near PO16 8PG

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near PO16 8PG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near PO16 8PG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information PO16 8PG

Local Amenities

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Banks near PO16 8PG


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

Banks near PO16 8PG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near PO16 8PG



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

Schools near PO16 8PG

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 8PG

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 8PG


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in PO16 8PG

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 8PG



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

Post Offices in PO16 8PG

Essential InformationPO16 8PG

PO168PG Postcode Breakdown

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

PO168PG Postal District

Compass Postal District

PO16 8PG 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 8PG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wallington0.6 miles W
Fareham1.4 miles W
Portchester1.9 miles E
Southwick2 miles NE
Gosport3.4 miles SE
Wickham3.6 miles N
Titchfield3.7 miles W
Cosham3.9 miles E
Lee-on-the-Solent3.9 miles SW
Southsea5.8 miles SE
Soberton5.9 miles N
Hambledon6 miles NE
Swanmore6 miles N
Waterloo6 miles E
Waterlooville6 miles E
London63 miles NE
Glasgow365 miles NW
Edinburgh361 miles N
Cardiff99 miles W
Liverpool193 miles NW
Southampton11 miles W
Saint Ives29 miles W

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