BH5 2BX maps, stats, and open data

Last Update August 10th, 2022 - BH5 2BX lies on St James's Square in Bournemouth. BH5 2BX is located in the Boscombe East & Pokesdown electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and the English Parliamentary constituency of Bournemouth East. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Dorset CCG and the police force is Dorset. This postcode has been in use since January 1980.

BH5 2BX coronavirus (COVID-19)

The BH5 2BX postcode is within the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Wednesday 10th August there were 142,899 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

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BH5 2BX maps

BH5 2BX map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
BH5 2BX map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
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BH5 2BX geodata

Easting412083
Northing92060
Latitude50.728036
Longitude-1.830171

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is BH5 2BX?

StreetSt James's Square
Town/CityBournemouth
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictBH5
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BH5 2BX Elevation

Elevation or altitude of BH5 2BX as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation30m98ft

Elevation is measured from the approximate centre of the postcode, to the nearest point on an OS contour line from OS Terrain 50, which has contour spacing of ten vertical metres.

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Politics

WardBoscombe East & Pokesdown
ConstituencyBournemouth East

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of BH5 2BX

April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near St James'S Square30m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near St James'S Square30m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near St James'S Square30m
➜ St James's Square crime map and outcomes

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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence

Transport

Nearest bus stops to BH5 2BX

Parkwood Road (Christchurch Road)Boscombe106m
Anglo European College (Parkwood Road)Pokesdown148m
Parkwood Road (Christchurch Road)Pokesdown153m
Portman Road (Christchurch Road)Boscombe252m
Hannington Road (Christchurch Road)Pokesdown320m

Nearest railway stations to BH5 2BX

Pokesdown Station0.5km
Bournemouth Station2.4km
Christchurch Station3.4km

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Source: NaPTAN
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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BH5 2BX

Broadband access in BH5 2BX (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

Superfast Broadband is between 30Mbps and 300Mbps
Ultrafast Broadband is > 300Mbps

Broadband speed in BH5 2BX (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed100.0Mbps
Average download speed98.2Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.1Mbps
Average upload speed4.6Mbps
Maximum upload speed10.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in BH5 2BX (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps0.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BH5 2BX

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BH5 2BX gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in BH5 2BX by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)452,559
Meter count23
Mean (kWh/meter)19,676
Median (kWh/meter)16,176

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)85,131
Meter count21
Mean (kWh/meter)4,054
Median (kWh/meter)3,823

Deprivation

61% of English postcodes are less deprived than BH5 2BX:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to BH5 2BX (meters)

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
St James' Square
5m
AECC University College
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
13-15 Parkwood Road
48m
St Claires After School Club
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
61m

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Companies registered in or near BH5 2BX

DANTTE LTD8 Parkwood Road, Parkwood RoadBH5 2BH
797A CHRISTCHURCH RD LIMITED797a Christchurch RoadBH7 6AW
ASIA FOOD & WINE MART LTD797 Christchurch RoadBH7 6AW
CRUCRU LTD789a Christchurch RoadBH7 6AW
E C MARKET LIMITED787 -789 Christchurch RoadBH7 6AW

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Source: Companies House
Licence: Supplied under section 47 and 50 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and Schedule 1 of the Database Regulations (SI 1997/3032)

Nearest post box to BH5 2BX

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Parkwood Road17:3012:1596m
825 Christchurch Road17:3012:45201m
23 Gloucester Road17:3012:45232m

Nearest sports facilities to BH5 2BX

FacilityDistance
Shelley Park Tennis Courts
Shelley Park, Bournemouth
Outdoor Tennis Courts
550m
Bournemouth Collegiate School
College Road, Bournemouth
Health and Fitness Gym, Grass Pitches, Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Artificial Grass Pitch, Outdoor Tennis Courts
587m
Bournemouth Indoor Bowls Centre
Kings Park Central Drive, Bournemouth
Indoor Bowls
630m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to BH5 2BX

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
St James's Square, Boscombe, Bournemouth, BH5 2BX
Primary61m
Pokesdown Community Primary School
Livingstone Road, Bournemouth, BH5 2AS
Primary493m
Bournemouth Collegiate School
College Road, Bournemouth, BH5 2DY
Not applicable588m

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Source: Edubase
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BH5 2BX ITL and BH5 2BX LAU

The below table lists the International Territorial Level (ITL) codes (formerly Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes) and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for BH5 2BX:

ITL 1 CodeName
TLKSouth West (England)
ITL 2 CodeName
TLK2Dorset and Somerset
ITL 3 CodeName
TLK24Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000058Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

BH5 2BX census areas

The below table lists the Census Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), and Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA) for BH5 2BX:

CodeName
OAE00077187
LSOAE01015275Bournemouth 016C
MSOAE02003187Bournemouth 016

Nearest postcodes to BH5 2BX

BH5 2BPParkwood Road47m
BH5 2BHParkwood Road78m
BH7 6AWChristchurch Road85m
BH7 6APChristchurch Road106m
BH7 6DDChristchurch Road130m
BH5 1NNBrowning Avenue144m
BH7 6ANChristchurch Road158m
BH7 6DFChristchurch Road159m
BH5 1NPBrowning Avenue166m
BH5 2AGColville Road181m