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2.8%UNEMPLOYED
65%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
LO CRIME RATE
45%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
YO26 8WZLocal Map
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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO26 8WZ postcode area in York.

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

DemographicsYO26 8WZ

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO268WZ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Rural West York.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 17%SINGLE
  • 65%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 8WZ is 17%. Single and 'other' people is 84%.

ETHNICITY

  • 99%WHITE
  • 1%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 93.2%WORKING
  • 2.8%UNEMPLOYED

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

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in YO26 8WZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 8WZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO26 8WZ

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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YO26 8WZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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YO26 8WZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO268WZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 8WZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO26 8WZ

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near YO26 8WZ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO26 8WZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 8WZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 8WZ

Events

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What's on near YO26 8WZ

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near YO26 8WZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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

Hotels near YO26 8WZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information YO26 8WZ

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 8WZ

Banks

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Banks near YO26 8WZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near YO26 8WZ

Schools

Schools

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

Schools near YO26 8WZ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 8WZ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 8WZ

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in YO26 8WZ

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 8WZ

Libraries

Libraries

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YO268WZ Postcode Breakdown

YOAREA26DISTRICT8SECTORWZUNIT
Full PostcodeYO26 8WZ
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownYork
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Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO268WZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 8WZ 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 8WZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Hessay0.5 miles SE
Rufforth1.7 miles S
Long Marston2.1 miles SW
Poppleton2.2 miles E
Askham Richard2.9 miles SE
Bilton3.1 miles SW
Beningbrough3.6 miles NE
Hammerton4 miles W
Bilbrough4.1 miles S
Newton4.1 miles N
Linton4.5 miles NW
Cattal4.6 miles W
Copmanthorpe4.9 miles SE
York4.9 miles E
Cowthorpe6 miles W
London177 miles SE
Glasgow175 miles NW
Edinburgh157 miles NW
Cardiff191 miles SW
Liverpool83 miles W
Southampton213 miles S
Saint Ives219 miles S

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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