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IntroductionYO26 6HQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO26 6HQ postcode area in York.

We've got loads of statistics for YO26 6HQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO26 6HQ

What social class do the population of YO26 6HQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 6HQ 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 6HQ from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 15% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO266HQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Rural West York.


  • 45%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 45% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 17%SINGLE
  • 65%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 6HQ is 17%. Single and 'other' people is 84%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 93.2%WORKING

2.8% 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 6HQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 6HQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO26 6HQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in YO26 6HQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO26 6HQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around YO26 6HQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

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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 YO266HQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 6HQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO26 6HQ

Travel & Transport

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Travel around YO26 6HQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near YO26 6HQ

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 6HQ area.

Taxis near YO26 6HQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 6HQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 6HQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around YO26 6HQ.

What's on near YO26 6HQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO26 6HQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO26 6HQ.

Hotels near YO26 6HQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near YO26 6HQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information YO26 6HQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 6HQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in YO26 6HQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near YO26 6HQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO26 6HQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO26 6HQ



The nearest schools in the YO26 6HQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near YO26 6HQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 6HQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 6HQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near YO26 6HQ.

Emergencies in YO26 6HQ

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 6HQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around YO26 6HQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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YO266HQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO26 6HQ
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
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Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO266HQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 6HQ 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 6HQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Poppleton1.1 miles S
Hessay2.3 miles W
Beningbrough2.4 miles N
York2.9 miles E
Rufforth3 miles SW
Askham Richard3.6 miles SW
Long Marston4.1 miles SW
Newton4.5 miles NW
Copmanthorpe4.6 miles S
Bilbrough4.7 miles S
Bilton5.3 miles W
Linton5.4 miles NW
Hammerton6.1 miles W
Naburn6.3 miles SE
Strensall6.6 miles NE
London177 miles SE
Glasgow176 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff193 miles SW
Liverpool86 miles W
Southampton213 miles S
Saint Ives220 miles S

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