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IntroductionYO26 8WT

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

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

DemographicsYO26 8WT

What social class do the population of YO26 8WT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 8WT 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 8WT 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 YO268WT 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 8WT 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 8WT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 8WT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO26 8WT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

YO26 8WT 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 YO268WT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 8WT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO26 8WT

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 8WT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 8WT


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

What's on near YO26 8WT

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO26 8WT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near YO26 8WT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information YO26 8WT

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 8WT


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Banks near YO26 8WT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near YO26 8WT



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

Schools near YO26 8WT

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 8WT

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 8WT


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in YO26 8WT

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 8WT



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

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YO268WT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeYO26 8WT
Postal TownYork
Ward Name
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Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO268WT Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 8WT 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 8WT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Hessay0.5 miles SE
Rufforth1.6 miles S
Long Marston1.9 miles SW
Poppleton2.3 miles E
Askham Richard2.9 miles SE
Bilton2.9 miles SW
Beningbrough3.8 miles NE
Hammerton3.9 miles W
Bilbrough4 miles SE
Newton4.2 miles N
Cattal4.5 miles W
Linton4.5 miles NW
Copmanthorpe4.9 miles SE
York5 miles E
Cowthorpe5.9 miles W
London177 miles SE
Glasgow175 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff191 miles SW
Liverpool83 miles W
Southampton212 miles S
Saint Ives219 miles S

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