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IntroductionST8 6QJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the ST8 6QJ postcode area in Stoke-on-trent.

We've got loads of statistics for ST8 6QJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsST8 6QJ

What social class do the population of ST8 6QJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is ST8 6QJ in Stoke-on-trent, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about ST8 6QJ from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 82%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 48.1%Male
  • 51.9%Female

From the last census, 48.1% of people in ST86QJ male, and 51.9% female. Women outnumber men in Biddulph North.


  • 18%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 21%SINGLE
  • 60%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in ST8 6QJ is 21%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 92.8%WORKING

3.1% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in ST8 6QJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

ST8 6QJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around ST8 6QJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in ST8 6QJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

ST8 6QJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around ST8 6QJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

ST8 6QJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area ST86QJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in ST8 6QJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the ST8 6QJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near ST8 6QJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to ST8 6QJ.

Travel around ST8 6QJ

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 ST8 6QJ

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 ST8 6QJ area.

Taxis near ST8 6QJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near ST8 6QJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near ST8 6QJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near ST8 6QJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around ST8 6QJ.

What's on near ST8 6QJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near ST8 6QJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near ST8 6QJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area ST8 6QJ.

Hotels near ST8 6QJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near ST8 6QJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information ST8 6QJ

Local Amenities

Banks near ST8 6QJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in ST8 6QJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near ST8 6QJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the ST8 6QJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near ST8 6QJ



The nearest schools in the ST8 6QJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near ST8 6QJ

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 ST8 6QJ

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 ST8 6QJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near ST8 6QJ.

Emergencies in ST8 6QJ

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 ST8 6QJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around ST8 6QJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in ST8 6QJ

Essential InformationST8 6QJ

ST86QJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeST8 6QJ
Postal TownStoke-on-trent
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

ST86QJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

ST8 6QJ postcode is located in the postal town of Stoke-on-trent. Stoke-on-trent 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 ST8 6QJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Congleton2.3 miles NW
Astbury3.2 miles NW
Endon3.5 miles SE
Horton3.6 miles E
Kidsgrove3.8 miles SW
Rushton Spencer4.2 miles NE
Rudyard4.3 miles E
Bosley4.7 miles NE
Rode Heath4.7 miles W
Milton5.1 miles S
North Rode5.3 miles N
Alsager5.6 miles W
Longport6.5 miles S
Gawsworth6.5 miles N
Leek6.5 miles E
London143 miles SE
Glasgow204 miles NW
Edinburgh199 miles N
Cardiff121 miles SW
Liverpool40 miles W
Southampton157 miles S
Saint Ives159 miles S

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Overturned lorry blocks Stoke-on-Trent lanes

Staffordshire Police said three lanes are blocked on the A500 westbound at the A50 in Sideway.

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Swindon Town 1-2 Crewe Alexandra

Chris Porter nets a first-half brace as Crewe edged a win over fellow mid-table side Swindon Town in League Two.

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Wild boar and piglets caught on camera at Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase visitors are advised not to approach the wild boar and her seven piglets.

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Megan Newton Stoke flat death: Tributes to football coach

Megan Newton was "adored" by her family and was "in the prime of her life".

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Stoke City 2-2 Norwich City: Canaries on brink of Premier League despite fourth straight draw

Championship leaders Norwich City move to the brink of promotion to the Premier League despite their fourth straight draw.

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Fire fears remain over ravaged The Roaches

Another huge moorland blaze could devastate wildlife, conservationists have warned.

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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