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

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

DemographicsYO12 6SJ

What social class do the population of YO12 6SJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO12 6SJ 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 6SJ from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 83%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO126SJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Newby.


  • 15%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 26%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO12 6SJ is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 98%WHITE

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


  • 91.2%WORKING

3.7% 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 6SJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO12 6SJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO12 6SJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO12 6SJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around YO12 6SJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

YO12 6SJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO126SJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO12 6SJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the YO12 6SJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near YO12 6SJ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to YO12 6SJ.

Travel around YO12 6SJ

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 YO12 6SJ

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 YO12 6SJ area.

Taxis near YO12 6SJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near YO12 6SJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near YO12 6SJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO12 6SJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around YO12 6SJ.

What's on near YO12 6SJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near YO12 6SJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near YO12 6SJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near YO12 6SJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near YO12 6SJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information YO12 6SJ

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO12 6SJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in YO12 6SJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near YO12 6SJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near YO12 6SJ



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

Schools near YO12 6SJ

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 YO12 6SJ

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 YO12 6SJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near YO12 6SJ.

Emergencies in YO12 6SJ

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 YO12 6SJ



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

Libraries in YO12 6SJ

Essential InformationYO12 6SJ

YO126SJ Postcode Breakdown

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

YO126SJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO12 6SJ 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 6SJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Scarborough1 miles E
Gristhorpe6.8 miles SE
Brompton7.2 miles SW
Stoupe Brow8.2 miles NW
Filey8.3 miles SE
Foxholes11.3 miles S
Knapton12.5 miles SW
Helperthorpe13 miles S
Pickering13.8 miles W
Whitby15.4 miles NW
Egton15.9 miles NW
Scagglethorpe16.1 miles SW
Cropton16.2 miles W
Bridlington16.6 miles SE
Ryton16.7 miles W
London194 miles S
Glasgow182 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff227 miles SW
Liverpool122 miles W
Southampton238 miles S
Saint Ives247 miles S

Sabrina Ghayour - why I moved to Yorkshire

Chef Sabrina Ghayour has upped sticks from London to make Yorkshire her home. She’s passionate about the produce on her doorstep. Kathryn Armstrong found out more over cake and scones.

Yorkshire Life

Artisan Real Estate submits planning for Leeds residential project Kirkstall Place

Artisan Real Estate has submitted planning to redevelop the derelict Kirkstall District Centre in Leeds into a residential-led scheme.

Property Week

Aprirose toasts pub sector growth with 15m Marston acquisition

Investor Aprirose has completed on the acquisition of a portfolio of 22 Marston-branded pubs from NewRiver REIT for 15m.

Property Week

Meet the Chef - Michael Wignall, The Angel at Hetton

Say ‘halo’ to top chef Michael Wignall as he shares his devilishly good plans for The Angel at Hetton

Yorkshire Life

The history of Robin Hood's Bay

Richard Darn takes a stroll off the beaten path and discovers Baytown’s fascinating past

Yorkshire Life

Thirsk - There's so much to love about the market town

With its cobbled charm, old-style cinema, great shops and restaurants as well as the James Herriot connections, Thirsk is a tourist dream at any time of the year, says Tony Greenway

Yorkshire Life

Pheasant Hotel in Harome tenth anniversary celebrations

Guests enjoyed fizz and canapes and danced to some party classics provided by The Arts Barge Collective band.

Yorkshire Life

What's On in Yorkshire during June 2019

Events and entertainment around the county chosen for you by Tony Greenway

Yorkshire Life

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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