BH8 0LQ maps, stats, and open data

Last Update September 22nd, 2022 - BH8 0LQ lies on Watton Close in Bournemouth. BH8 0LQ is located in the Muscliff & Strouden Park 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.

BH8 0LQ coronavirus (COVID-19)

The BH8 0LQ postcode is within the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Thursday 22nd September there were 144,269 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

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BH8 0LQ maps

BH8 0LQ map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
BH8 0LQ map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
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BH8 0LQ geodata

Easting412177
Northing94821
Latitude50.752863
Longitude-1.828749

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is BH8 0LQ?

StreetWatton Close
Town/CityBournemouth
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictBH8
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BH8 0LQ Elevation

Elevation or altitude of BH8 0LQ as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation10m33ft

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

WardMuscliff & Strouden Park
ConstituencyBournemouth East

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of BH8 0LQ

April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Watton Close15m
April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Watton Close15m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Stone Gardens72m
➜ Watton Close crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to BH8 0LQ

Townsend School (Jewell Road)Strouden24m
Townsend School (Jewell Road)Strouden49m
Birch Drive (Jewell Road)Strouden167m
Hopkins CloseStrouden210m
Cowdrey Gardens (Woodbury Avenue)Strouden240m

Nearest railway stations to BH8 0LQ

Pokesdown Station2.4km
Christchurch Station3.5km
Bournemouth Station3.8km

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Source: NaPTAN
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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BH8 0LQ

Broadband access in BH8 0LQ (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 BH8 0LQ (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed100.0Mbps
Average download speed146.4Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed0.9Mbps
Average upload speed0.9Mbps
Maximum upload speed0.95Mbps

Broadband limitations in BH8 0LQ (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 BH8 0LQ

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Source: Ofcom
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BH8 0LQ gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in BH8 0LQ by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)87,860
Meter count12
Mean (kWh/meter)7,322
Median (kWh/meter)7,101

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)27,954
Meter count8
Mean (kWh/meter)3,494
Median (kWh/meter)4,100

Deprivation

87.1% of English postcodes are less deprived than BH8 0LQ:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to BH8 0LQ (meters)

Get Iced
Food Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
53 Stone Gardens
97m
One Stop
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
189 Jewell Road
104m
The Friendly Food Club
Food Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
Townsend Community Centre
112m

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Companies registered in or near BH8 0LQ

BOURNEMOUTH CHILLI BITZ LTD6 Stone GardensBH8 0LL
JURASSIC COAST GAS & HEATING LTD1 Tyrrell GardensBH8 0LF
MARIO BROTHERS TRANSPORT LTD3 Tyrrell GardensBH8 0LF
SALAMED LIMITED35 Tyrrell GardensBH8 0LF
ESIGDA LTD89 Stone GardensBH8 0LJ

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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 BH8 0LQ

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Townsend P.o.17:3011:4582m
Ibbertson Road17:3012:00548m
Holdenhurst17:3011:45589m

Nearest sports facilities to BH8 0LQ

FacilityDistance
Townsend Community Centre
Jewell Road, Bournemouth
Sports Hall, Grass Pitches
113m
Littledown Centre
Chaseside, Bournemouth
Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts, Artificial Grass Pitch, Grass Pitches
916m
Playgolf Bournemouth
Riverside Avenue, Bournemouth
Golf
1km

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to BH8 0LQ

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Jewell Academy Bournemouth
Jewell Road, Townsend, Jewell Academy, Bournemouth, BH8 0LT
Primary113m
Tregonwell Academy
Petersfield Road, Bournemouth, BH7 6QP
Not applicable1.4km
The Bishop of Winchester Academy
Mallard Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9PW
Secondary1.5km

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

BH8 0LQ ITL and BH8 0LQ 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 BH8 0LQ:

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

BH8 0LQ 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 BH8 0LQ:

CodeName
OAE00077559
LSOAE01015341Bournemouth 008D
MSOAE02003179Bournemouth 008

Nearest postcodes to BH8 0LQ

BH8 0LLStone Gardens54m
BH8 0LFTyrrell Gardens70m
BH8 0LJStone Gardens97m
BH8 0LHJewell Road105m
BH8 0LSBirch Drive127m
BH8 0LGTyrrell Gardens142m
BH8 0LRBirch Drive194m
BH8 0LPBirch Drive215m
BH8 0DEThroop Road219m
BH8 0HEWoodbury Avenue223m