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IntroductionSN2 8HN

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the SN2 8HN postcode area in Swindon.

We've got loads of statistics for SN2 8HN, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsSN2 8HN

What social class do the population of SN2 8HN belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is SN2 8HN in Swindon, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about SN2 8HN from the Census 2011.


  • 23%Children
  • 77%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45%Male
  • 55%Female

From the last census, 45% of people in SN28HN male, and 55% female. Women outnumber men in Gorse Hill and Pinehurst.


  • 12%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 35%DE

According to census records, 12% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 38%SINGLE
  • 42%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in SN2 8HN is 38%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.6%WORKING

5.5% 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 SN2 8HN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

SN2 8HN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around SN2 8HN, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in SN2 8HN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

SN2 8HN Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around SN2 8HN reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

SN2 8HN Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area SN28HN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in SN2 8HN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the SN2 8HN area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near SN2 8HN

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to SN2 8HN.

Travel around SN2 8HN

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 SN2 8HN

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 SN2 8HN area.

Taxis near SN2 8HN

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near SN2 8HN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near SN2 8HN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near SN2 8HN


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around SN2 8HN.

What's on near SN2 8HN

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near SN2 8HN, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near SN2 8HN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area SN2 8HN.

Hotels near SN2 8HN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near SN2 8HN, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information SN2 8HN

Local Amenities

Banks near SN2 8HN


Find the nearest bank or building society in SN2 8HN. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near SN2 8HN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the SN2 8HN postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near SN2 8HN



The nearest schools in the SN2 8HN area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near SN2 8HN

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 SN2 8HN

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 SN2 8HN


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near SN2 8HN.

Emergencies in SN2 8HN

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 SN2 8HN



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around SN2 8HN. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in SN2 8HN

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SN28HN Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeSN2 8HN
Postal TownSwindon
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

SN28HN Postal District

Compass Postal District

SN2 8HN postcode is located in the postal town of Swindon. Swindon 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 SN2 8HN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Stratton0.8 miles NE
Stratton Saint Margaret0.8 miles NE
Broad Blunsdon1.9 miles NW
South Marston2.1 miles E
Stanton Fitzwarren2.1 miles NE
Blunsdon2.3 miles NW
Sevenhampton3.2 miles E
Highworth3.9 miles NE
Hannington4 miles N
Wanborough4 miles SE
Lydiard Tregoze4.1 miles W
Bourton4.2 miles E
Swindon4.2 miles S
Purton4.5 miles W
Lydiard Millicent4.5 miles W
London71 miles E
Glasgow310 miles N
Edinburgh307 miles N
Cardiff62 miles W
Liverpool137 miles NW
Southampton49 miles SE
Saint Ives51 miles S

Spike in burglaries (Wiltshire Police)

Good Morning,Wiltshire Police would like to inform local residents in Chippenham and the surrounding areas of a recent spike in burglaries.The burglaries do not happen at any specific time - both day &hellip

Wiltshire Police

Spike in burglaries (Wiltshire Police)

Good Morning,Wiltshire Police would like to inform local residents in Chippenham and the surrounding areas of a recent spike in burglaries.The burglaries do not happen at any specific time - both day &hellip

Wiltshire Police

Terence Ryan jailed for Swindon samurai sword attack

Terence Ryan punctured his friend's lung with a samurai sword in a row over his mother's medication.

BBC News

Drop in sessions (Wiltshire Police)

Good afternoon,Do you have any questions to ask the Police? Do you want to meet your local officer? Do you have any information to give the Police? Your local officer will be in West Lavington, in t&hellip

Wiltshire Police

Building Salisbury Cathedral out of matchsticks

Barry King, from Wiltshire, is on a mission to build the world's biggest matchstick model.

BBC News

Village in Wiltshire opens for military veterans

Ex-service personnel, who may otherwise be left homeless, will live on the site for up to two years.

BBC News

Salisbury Plain 'ghost village' attracts record visitor numbers

The village of Imber was abandoned during World War Two and taken over by the military.

BBC News

CRIME UPDATE - 06-08 AUG 2019 (Wiltshire Police)

CRIME UPDATE (MELKSHAM) – 06/08/19 – 12/08/19 Here are the Community relevant crimes that have been reported in your area. If you have information that may be useful to us regarding&hellip

Wiltshire Police

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Discrimination by Postcode

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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.

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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