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IntroductionSN2 8UL

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

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

DemographicsSN2 8UL

What social class do the population of SN2 8UL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is SN2 8UL 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 8UL 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.


  • 40.5%Male
  • 59.5%Female

From the last census, 40.5% of people in SN28UL male, and 59.5% 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 8UL 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 8UL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

SN2 8UL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in SN2 8UL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

SN2 8UL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

SN2 8UL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area SN28UL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in SN2 8UL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near SN2 8UL

Travel & Transport



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

Travel around SN2 8UL

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 8UL

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 8UL area.

Taxis near SN2 8UL

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near SN2 8UL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near SN2 8UL


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

What's on near SN2 8UL

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near SN2 8UL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near SN2 8UL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information SN2 8UL

Local Amenities

Banks near SN2 8UL


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

Banks near SN2 8UL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near SN2 8UL



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

Schools near SN2 8UL

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 8UL

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 8UL


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in SN2 8UL

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 8UL



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

Libraries in SN2 8UL

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SN28UL Postcode Breakdown

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

SN28UL Postal District

Compass Postal District

SN2 8UL 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 8UL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Stratton0.6 miles E
Stratton Saint Margaret0.6 miles E
Broad Blunsdon1.7 miles NW
Stanton Fitzwarren1.9 miles NE
South Marston2 miles E
Blunsdon2.2 miles NW
Sevenhampton3.1 miles E
Highworth3.7 miles NE
Hannington3.8 miles N
Wanborough4.2 miles SE
Bourton4.2 miles E
Lydiard Tregoze4.3 miles W
Swindon4.4 miles S
Purton4.5 miles W
Lydiard Millicent4.6 miles W
London71 miles E
Glasgow309 miles N
Edinburgh307 miles N
Cardiff62 miles W
Liverpool137 miles NW
Southampton50 miles SE
Saint Ives52 miles S

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Kia Super League leaders Western Storm continue their perfect record in the competition with victory over Southern Vipers.

BBC News

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BBC News

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Wiltshire Police

Reminder to take care when cooking (Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service)

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is reminding people to take care when cooking, especially when late at night and tired.Firefighters were called out at 1.41am this morning (15 August) f&hellip

Wiltshire Police

Alun Rossiter: Great Britain Speedway boss leaves role

Great Britain Speedway manager Alun Rossiter resigns from his role, having been in charge since 2014.

BBC News

AWP fined 80k after mental health patient fell from roof

Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership failed to provide safe care at a Swindon unit.

BBC News

Salisbury Novichok: Second police officer poisoned

The Metropolitan Police confirms Novichok was found in a blood sample taken from an officer.

BBC News

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

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