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IntroductionYO12 6AX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO12 6AX postcode area in York.

We've got loads of statistics for YO12 6AX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO12 6AX

What social class do the population of YO12 6AX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO12 6AX in York, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about YO12 6AX from the Census 2011.


  • 12%Children
  • 88%Adults

12% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 19% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO126AX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Northstead.


  • 20%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 52%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO12 6AX is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.5%WORKING

6.9% 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 YO12 6AX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO12 6AX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO12 6AX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in YO12 6AX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO126AX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO12 6AX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO12 6AX

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO12 6AX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO12 6AX


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What's on near YO12 6AX

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO12 6AX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO12 6AX.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information YO12 6AX

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO12 6AX


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Banks near YO12 6AX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO12 6AX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO12 6AX



The nearest schools in the YO12 6AX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near YO12 6AX

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO12 6AX


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in YO12 6AX

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO12 6AX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around YO12 6AX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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YO126AX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO12 6AX
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
CountyNorth Yorkshire
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

YO126AX Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO12 6AX postcode is located in the postal town of York. York 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 YO12 6AX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Scarborough0.4 miles S
Gristhorpe6.2 miles SE
Brompton7.6 miles SW
Filey7.6 miles SE
Stoupe Brow8.8 miles NW
Foxholes11.1 miles S
Knapton12.9 miles SW
Helperthorpe13.1 miles SW
Pickering14.5 miles W
Whitby16 miles NW
Bridlington16 miles SE
Scagglethorpe16.4 miles SW
Egton16.6 miles NW
Cropton16.9 miles W
Ryton17.3 miles W
London193 miles S
Glasgow183 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff227 miles SW
Liverpool122 miles W
Southampton238 miles S
Saint Ives247 miles S

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York Minster prep school to close through 'lack of funds'

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