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

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

DemographicsYO26 8YW

What social class do the population of YO26 8YW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 8YW 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 8YW 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 YO268YW 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 8YW 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 8YW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 8YW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in YO26 8YW

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

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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 YO268YW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 8YW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO26 8YW

Travel & Transport

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Travel around YO26 8YW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near YO26 8YW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO26 8YW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 8YW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 8YW


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

What's on near YO26 8YW

Local Attractions


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Attractions near YO26 8YW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near YO26 8YW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 8YW


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Banks near YO26 8YW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

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

Schools near YO26 8YW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 8YW


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in YO26 8YW

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO26 8YW



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

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YO268YW Postcode Breakdown

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

YO268YW Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 8YW 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 8YW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Hammerton1.3 miles SW
Linton2.7 miles NE
Cattal2.7 miles SW
Little Ouseburn2.7 miles NW
Bilton3.5 miles S
Newton3.5 miles NE
Cowthorpe3.6 miles SW
Allerton3.7 miles W
Long Marston3.9 miles SE
Hessay4 miles E
Rufforth4.8 miles SE
Beningbrough5.5 miles E
Goldsborough5.6 miles W
Marton Le Moor5.8 miles NW
Poppleton5.8 miles E
London180 miles SE
Glasgow171 miles NW
Edinburgh154 miles NW
Cardiff191 miles SW
Liverpool81 miles W
Southampton214 miles S
Saint Ives220 miles S

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