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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO26 8AX postcode area in York.

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DemographicsYO26 8AX

What social class do the population of YO26 8AX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 8AX 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 8AX from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO268AX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ouseburn.


  • 40%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 11%DE

According to census records, 40% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 62%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 8AX is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 98%WHITE

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


  • 92.3%WORKING

3.8% 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 8AX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 8AX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO26 8AX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

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Constituency & Democracy Information


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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Car Parks

Car Parks

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Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 8AX


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What's on near YO26 8AX

Local Attractions


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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO26 8AX.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 8AX


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Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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The nearest schools in the YO26 8AX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

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Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO26 8AX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around YO26 8AX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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YO268AX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO26 8AX
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
CountyNorth Yorkshire
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

YO268AX Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 8AX 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 8AX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Allerton0.9 miles SW
Little Ouseburn1.4 miles E
Marton Le Moor3 miles N
Hammerton3.5 miles SE
Ferrensby3.5 miles W
Goldsborough4 miles SW
Cowthorpe4 miles S
Linton4 miles E
Cattal4.2 miles SE
Staveley4.5 miles W
Boroughbridge4.6 miles NW
Roecliffe4.9 miles NW
Knaresborough5.1 miles W
Newton5.4 miles E
Bilton6.1 miles SE
London182 miles SE
Glasgow168 miles NW
Edinburgh151 miles NW
Cardiff192 miles SW
Liverpool80 miles W
Southampton216 miles S
Saint Ives221 miles S

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Last trainees to graduate from RAF Linton-on-Ouse base

Linton-on-Ouse will close in early 2020 after teaching trainees for 50 years.

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Ripon school matron jailed for sexually assaulting boy

Susan Bramwell appeared at York Crown Court where she was jailed for two years and eight months.

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Frank Dobson: Ex-Labour minister dies aged 79

Tony Blair leads tributes to the former health secretary, calling him a man of the "highest calibre".

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Scarborough's role in the Cuban missile crisis revealed

Operators in the Yorkshire town were able to intercept reports from Soviet ships on their position.

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