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

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

DemographicsYO26 5PQ

What social class do the population of YO26 5PQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 5PQ 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 5PQ 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 YO265PQ 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 5PQ 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 5PQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 5PQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO26 5PQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO26 5PQ Constituency

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 YO265PQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 5PQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO26 5PQ

Travel & Transport

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Travel around YO26 5PQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near YO26 5PQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO26 5PQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 5PQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 5PQ


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

What's on near YO26 5PQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO26 5PQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near YO26 5PQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information YO26 5PQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 5PQ


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Banks near YO26 5PQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near YO26 5PQ



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

Schools near YO26 5PQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 5PQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 5PQ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in YO26 5PQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO26 5PQ



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

Libraries in YO26 5PQ

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YO265PQ Postcode Breakdown

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

YO265PQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 5PQ 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 5PQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Poppleton0.7 miles W
York2 miles E
Hessay2.7 miles W
Rufforth3 miles W
Askham Richard3.2 miles SW
Beningbrough3.4 miles N
Copmanthorpe3.6 miles S
Bilbrough4.1 miles SW
Long Marston4.3 miles W
Naburn5.1 miles SE
Bilton5.6 miles W
Newton5.6 miles NW
Deighton5.8 miles SE
Linton6.6 miles NW
Holtby6.7 miles E
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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