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IntroductionYO26 8DY

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

We've got loads of statistics for YO26 8DY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO26 8DY

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


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% 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 YO268DY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Ribston.


  • 38%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 21%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 8DY is 21%. Single and 'other' people is 79%.


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 89.9%WORKING

6% 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 8DY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 8DY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO26 8DY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO26 8DY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around YO26 8DY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

YO26 8DY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO268DY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 8DY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the YO26 8DY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near YO26 8DY

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to YO26 8DY.

Travel around YO26 8DY

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 8DY

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 8DY area.

Taxis near YO26 8DY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near YO26 8DY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near YO26 8DY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 8DY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around YO26 8DY.

What's on near YO26 8DY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near YO26 8DY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near YO26 8DY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near YO26 8DY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near YO26 8DY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information YO26 8DY

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 8DY


Find the nearest bank or building society in YO26 8DY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near YO26 8DY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO26 8DY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO26 8DY



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

Schools near YO26 8DY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 8DY

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 8DY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near YO26 8DY.

Emergencies in YO26 8DY

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 8DY



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

Libraries in YO26 8DY

Essential InformationYO26 8DY

YO268DY Postcode Breakdown

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

YO268DY Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 8DY 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 8DY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Hammerton0.6 miles E
Cattal1 miles S
Cowthorpe1.8 miles SW
Bilton3 miles SE
Allerton3.2 miles NW
Little Ouseburn3.6 miles N
Long Marston4 miles E
Goldsborough4.1 miles W
Linton4.4 miles NE
Thorpe Arch4.6 miles S
Thorp Arch4.6 miles S
Hessay4.8 miles E
Rufforth5.2 miles E
Wetherby5.3 miles SW
Newton5.4 miles NE
London179 miles SE
Glasgow171 miles NW
Edinburgh154 miles NW
Cardiff190 miles SW
Liverpool80 miles W
Southampton213 miles S
Saint Ives219 miles S

Mark Forrest - the Scala Radio DJ broadcasts from his Dales farm

Yorkshire-born Mark Forrest is the drive time DJ with new national classical station Scala Radio, presenting his show live from his farm in the Dales. He spoke to Tony Greenway

Yorkshire Life

Apollo 11: Dewsbury man saw 'astonishing' Moon launch

John Blackburn vividly remembers watching Apollo 11 take off at Cape Canaveral in 1969.

BBC News

WIN a Naturalmat wool duvet & pillow collection worth 225

We are offering one lucky winner the chance to win a Wool Duvet & Pillow Collection worth £225

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

Indiana Jones actor honours POW grandfather in Skipton

The grandfather of Wolf Kahler, who played a villain in Raiders of the Lost Ark, was held in Skipton.

BBC News

St Francis buys former Yorkshire power station for industrial development

St Francis Group has purchased the former Eggborough Power Station in Yorkshire and plans to build an industrial scheme.

Property Week

Royal Academy of Culinary Arts fundraising dinner, Gisborough Hall

Celebrated chefs gathered for a Royal Academy of Culinary Arts fundraising dinner in aid of the Adopt a School Trust, at Gisborough Hall, Guisborough.

Yorkshire Life

Plans for 1,300 homes to be submitted under scheme to develop surplus MoD land

Homes England is to develop a residential and commercial scheme in Yorkshire under its fledgling partnership with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation.

Property Week

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