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IntroductionYO26 5BW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO26 5BW postcode area in York.

We've got loads of statistics for YO26 5BW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO26 5BW

What social class do the population of YO26 5BW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 5BW 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 YO26 5BW from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO265BW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Acomb.


  • 25%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 18%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 5BW is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.5%WORKING

2.5% 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 YO26 5BW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 5BW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO26 5BW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in YO26 5BW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO26 5BW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around YO26 5BW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

YO26 5BW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO265BW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 5BW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the YO26 5BW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near YO26 5BW

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to YO26 5BW.

Travel around YO26 5BW

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 YO26 5BW

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 YO26 5BW area.

Taxis near YO26 5BW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near YO26 5BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near YO26 5BW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 5BW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around YO26 5BW.

What's on near YO26 5BW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near YO26 5BW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near YO26 5BW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO26 5BW.

Hotels near YO26 5BW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near YO26 5BW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information YO26 5BW

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 5BW


Find the nearest bank or building society in YO26 5BW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near YO26 5BW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO26 5BW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO26 5BW



The nearest schools in the YO26 5BW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near YO26 5BW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 5BW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 5BW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near YO26 5BW.

Emergencies in YO26 5BW

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 YO26 5BW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around YO26 5BW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in YO26 5BW

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YO265BW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO26 5BW
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO265BW Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 5BW 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 YO26 5BW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Poppleton0.7 miles W
York2 miles E
Hessay2.7 miles W
Rufforth3 miles W
Askham Richard3.1 miles SW
Copmanthorpe3.4 miles S
Beningbrough3.5 miles N
Bilbrough4 miles SW
Long Marston4.2 miles W
Naburn5 miles SE
Bilton5.6 miles W
Deighton5.7 miles SE
Newton5.7 miles NW
Linton6.6 miles NW
Escrick6.7 miles SE
London176 miles SE
Glasgow177 miles NW
Edinburgh159 miles NW
Cardiff192 miles SW
Liverpool86 miles W
Southampton212 miles S
Saint Ives219 miles S

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