BB9 Postcode Area Information

Population
50,004
Avg Annual Income
£33,733
Full Time Employees
20.68%
Average Age
38.12

Pendle, BB9 Postcode Area Overview

The BB9 postcode area is located in the Pendle, Lancashire postcode town, in the North West, England region.

The BB9 postcode area, also known as the Nelson postcode area, is located in Lancashire, England in the North West Region. This postcode stretches northwest towards the town of Barrowford and reaches southwards towards Brierfield.

The BB9 postcode area is known for its diverse range of amenities, from schools such as Marsden Heights Community College on Edge End Avenue and Nelson and Colne College on Scotland Road, to medical centres and clinics such as the Yarnspinners Health Centre on Carr Road. It also features a variety of local shops, bars, and restaurants in the Town Centre.

In terms of physical geography, the BB9 area incorporates a good amount of green space, including Victoria Park and Marsden Park with stunning views over the hills of Lancashire. The area has moderately hilly terrain and is closely located to the Pendle Hill, making it a suitable spot for nature lovers and trekkers.

There are excellent transportation links in and around the BB9 postcode area. It is served by numerous bus routes that provide connectivity to other Lancashire towns and beyond. The Nelson and Brierfield railway stations are the nearest in this local area for train services. The M65 motorway passes near BB9, providing an easy commute to nearby cities like Blackburn and Preston.

The BB9 area combines suburban living with easy access to activities and outdoor spaces, making use of its robust transportation links and variety of local amenities to create a quality living experience.

a big area of BB9 postcode district describes a diverse community with residents from both the EU and the UK, and a mix of ethnicities.

Residents:

  • Many residents come from the EU, but there are also more UK-born residents compared to similar areas.
  • A significant Pakistani community resides here.
  • Residents are more likely to:
  • Live in houses, not flats.
  • Not follow any religion.
  • Identify as mixed or multiple ethnicities.
  • Education levels are generally lower than average for this group.

Overall: A Major part of this postcode area represents a diverse community with people from various backgrounds. While education levels are lower than average, residents enjoy a mix of housing options and diverse cultures.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The BB9 postcode area covers Barrowford & Pendleside, Bradley, Brierfield East & Clover Hill, Brierfield West & Reedley, Fence & Higham, Marsden & Southfield, Whitefield & Walverden electoral wards.

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BB9 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BB9 postcode area is 50,004. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is Pakistani, with a total of 22,582, followed by White: English, with a total of 21,863. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Muslim (22,657), followed by Christian (15,415).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (7,230), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (7,059).

Economic Status

Most people in the BB9 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (11,105), while 7,840 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 12,125 adults have Does not apply education, while 5,558 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the BB9 area are

  • Elementary occupations (2706)
  • Process, plant and machine operatives (2610), and
  • Professional occupations (2411)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BB9 is 38 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (12291), Between 35 to 44 (7587), and Between 25 to 34 (7120).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in BB9 has Never worked and long-term unemployed (6,641) followed by Routine occupations (6,615), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,994).

Postcodes in BB9

There are total 7 postcode sectors present in the BB9 (listed below). The postcode BB9 has a total of 1854 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BB9
NameType
AreaBB9
Ward

Barrowford & Pendleside

Bradley

Brierfield East & Clover Hill

Brierfield West & Reedley

Fence & Higham

Marsden & Southfield

Whitefield & Walverden

LTLA22Pendle
UTLA22Lancashire
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

Pendle, BB9 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Pendle, BB9 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

108

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

6

Other crime

26

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

2

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

142

Violence and sexual offences

102

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

11

Other crime

29

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

2

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

161

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

4

Other crime

41

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

2

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

146

Violence and sexual offences

120

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

20

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

11

Other crime

37

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

6

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

138

Violence and sexual offences

150

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

46

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

8

Other crime

34

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

140

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

37

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

7

Other crime

31

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

3

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

159

Violence and sexual offences

147

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

9

Other crime

41

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

3

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

124

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

7

Other crime

34

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

9

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

151

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

47

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

4

Other crime

22

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

155

Violence and sexual offences

120

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

16

Drugs

11

Other crime

13

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

4

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

159

Violence and sexual offences

109

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

35

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

6

Other crime

31

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

3

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

19

Vehicle crime

137

Violence and sexual offences

127

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

4

Other crime

26

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

4

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

20

Vehicle crime

128

Violence and sexual offences

85

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

2

Other crime

19

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

3

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

119

Violence and sexual offences

62

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

4

Other crime

26

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

4

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

124

Violence and sexual offences

84

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

6

Other crime

25

Other theft

20

Public order

1

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BB9 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BB9 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£261,000.00£212,000.00 - £310,000.002
Semi-Detached£123,833.33£84,000.00 - £209,000.004
Terraced£80,125.00£50,000.00 - £96,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,000.00£270,000.00 - £270,000.001
Other£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Semi-Detached£95,000.00£80,000.00 - £110,000.002
Terraced£81,826.79£37,000.00 - £200,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£163,666.67£58,500.00 - £305,000.006
Terraced£142,361.08£39,999.00 - £295,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,026,250.00£1,026,250.00 - £1,026,250.001
Other£311,708.33£80,000.00 - £600,000.007
Semi-Detached£216,746.43£119,950.00 - £252,500.008
Terraced£94,309.75£18,000.00 - £200,000.0037
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£545,000.00£545,000.00 - £545,000.001
Other£108,500.00£102,000.00 - £115,000.004
Semi-Detached£204,134.09£120,000.00 - £700,000.0013
Terraced£109,982.06£30,000.00 - £400,000.0045
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£67,579.76£27,000.00 - £111,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£261,750.00£160,000.00 - £392,000.003
Flat£117,750.00£83,000.00 - £152,500.002
Semi-Detached£178,503.12£133,000.00 - £380,000.005
Terraced£95,495.31£26,500.00 - £190,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,250.00£195,000.00 - £350,000.003
Other£337,500.00£90,000.00 - £570,000.003
Semi-Detached£192,500.00£165,000.00 - £220,000.002
Terraced£80,657.54£39,500.00 - £200,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£177,500.00£80,000.00 - £275,000.002
Flat£107,500.00£107,500.00 - £107,500.001
Other£253,000.00£253,000.00 - £253,000.001
Semi-Detached£225,000.00£180,000.00 - £270,000.002
Terraced£105,212.88£39,500.00 - £200,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,000.00£170,000.00 - £425,000.003
Other£237,500.00£80,000.00 - £420,000.003
Semi-Detached£194,000.00£109,000.00 - £337,000.003
Terraced£95,936.43£18,000.00 - £238,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,499.75£195,000.00 - £504,999.004
Other£57,333.33£35,000.00 - £91,000.003
Semi-Detached£154,062.50£79,000.00 - £375,000.0012
Terraced£89,436.95£30,000.00 - £240,000.0043
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£397,873.33£196,000.00 - £555,000.0012
Flat£82,000.00£82,000.00 - £82,000.002
Other£369,375.00£180,000.00 - £950,000.006
Semi-Detached£172,291.67£78,000.00 - £275,000.0016
Terraced£90,391.46£30,000.00 - £235,000.0061
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Semi-Detached£163,500.00£62,000.00 - £370,000.008
Terraced£150,068.09£47,500.00 - £352,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£267,500.00£185,000.00 - £350,000.002
Semi-Detached£145,000.00£120,000.00 - £170,000.002
Terraced£69,250.00£60,000.00 - £84,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£286,062.50£170,000.00 - £449,000.008
Other£581,636.00£513,272.00 - £650,000.002
Semi-Detached£171,875.00£70,000.00 - £335,000.004
Terraced£100,359.64£48,000.00 - £250,000.0038
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,500.00£175,000.00 - £420,000.005
Flat£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.002
Other£395,000.00£395,000.00 - £395,000.001
Semi-Detached£176,250.00£65,000.00 - £290,000.007
Terraced£108,833.75£35,500.00 - £310,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£436,000.00£285,000.00 - £518,000.003
Flat£98,316.67£70,000.00 - £139,950.003
Other£201,666.67£85,000.00 - £340,000.003
Semi-Detached£166,504.17£51,000.00 - £330,000.0013
Terraced£103,336.64£39,950.00 - £269,950.0046
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£367,500.00£245,000.00 - £445,000.003
Flat£87,000.00£87,000.00 - £87,000.001
Other£447,500.00£145,000.00 - £750,000.002
Semi-Detached£156,037.50£87,500.00 - £250,000.0010
Terraced£95,358.57£39,999.00 - £299,950.0037
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£321,750.00£227,000.00 - £585,000.004
Semi-Detached£132,736.67£59,950.00 - £278,000.0011
Terraced£88,019.71£39,500.00 - £175,000.0050
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£248,983.33£185,000.00 - £329,950.003
Flat£125,000.00£90,000.00 - £160,000.002
Other£280,750.00£66,500.00 - £495,000.002
Semi-Detached£204,244.64£116,000.00 - £305,000.009
Terraced£434,877.68£25,000.00 - £16,264,308.0038
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£150,500.00£112,000.00 - £190,000.003
Other£84,975.00£70,000.00 - £99,950.002
Semi-Detached£229,000.00£229,000.00 - £229,000.001
Terraced£109,586.65£45,000.00 - £240,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£220,000.00£190,000.00 - £250,000.002
Other£99,975.00£20,000.00 - £179,950.002
Semi-Detached£141,135.21£90,000.00 - £275,000.0012
Terraced£93,904.28£39,999.00 - £190,000.0043
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£295,125.00£245,000.00 - £346,000.005
Flat£63,983.33£45,000.00 - £84,950.003
Other£313,000.00£38,500.00 - £1,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£175,081.35£90,000.00 - £285,000.0016
Terraced£92,960.70£39,000.00 - £505,000.0041
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£216,067.86£145,000.00 - £600,000.008
Other£711,775.00£650.00 - £1,350,000.004
Semi-Detached£139,230.60£60,000.00 - £168,000.0016
Terraced£91,554.73£33,000.00 - £195,000.0047
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£413,333.33£185,000.00 - £715,000.003
Flat£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Other£299,647.50£91,000.00 - £863,590.004
Semi-Detached£152,068.88£85,500.00 - £300,000.0015
Terraced£88,341.65£20,000.00 - £189,000.0044
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£324,000.00£230,000.00 - £460,000.007
Other£142,666.67£51,000.00 - £210,000.003
Semi-Detached£130,453.12£73,000.00 - £220,000.0014
Terraced£87,432.27£25,000.00 - £220,000.0035
Schools in the BB9 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Bradley Nursery SchoolNursery, Outstanding196 2-4BB97QH
Walton Lane Nursery SchoolNursery, Outstanding81 3-5BB98BP
Woodfield Nursery SchoolNursery, Good96 2-5BB95BE
McMillan Nursery SchoolNursery, Requires improvement72 2-5BB99AG
Barrowford SchoolPrimary, Good347 5-11BB96EA
Bradley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good416 4-11BB97RF
Marsden Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good454 5-11BB90BE
Lomeshaye Junior SchoolPrimary, Good357 7-11BB97SY
Walverden Primary SchoolPrimary, Good461 3-11BB90TL
Whitefield Infant School and NurseryPrimary, Outstanding337 3-7BB97HF
Roughlee Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good50 4-11BB96NX
Barrowford St Thomas Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding120 4-11BB96QT
Nelson St Philip's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement140 4-11BB99TQ
Nelson St Paul's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good419 5-11BB90PY
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Primary School, BrierfieldPrimary, Good114 3-11BB95BL
Holy Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School, NelsonPrimary, Good207 5-11BB98HD
St John Southworth Roman Catholic Primary School, NelsonPrimary, Good212 5-11BB90DQ
Pendle Vale CollegeSecondary, Good1068 11-16BB98LF
Pendle Community High School & CollegeSpecial, Outstanding159 11-19BB98LF
Pendle Primary AcademyPrimary, Good411 4-11BB95AW
Great Marsden St John's Primary School A Church of England AcademyPrimary, Good207 4-11BB90NX
Castercliff Primary SchoolPrimary, Good372 4-11BB98JJ
Blacko Primary SchoolPrimary, Good105 4-11BB96LS
Marsden Heights Community CollegeSecondary, Requires improvement1048 11-16BB90PR
Amenities in the BB9 Postcode Area
  • Spicy Sweetcorn, BB9 9SY
  • Walter Street News, BB9 5JB
  • Fruitmunch, BB9 9SL
  • Hollin Bank Asda On The Move, BB9 7SH
  • Nelson Nutrition, BB9 9SL
  • Barrowford Working Mens Club, BB9 6HL
  • Brierfield WMC, BB9 5AW
  • Chalkers Snooker Club, BB9 7UU
  • Cross Gaits Inn, BB9 6RF
  • Europa Bar, BB9 9TL
  • FUNDA Land, BB9 5NH
  • The Chocolate Strawberry, BB9 5NF
  • 117 Bistro Bar, BB9 6EW
  • Age UK Lancashire, BB9 8RW
  • Anita's Cafe, BB9 9UP
  • E H Booth And Co Ltd, BB9 6HJ
  • Al Madina Cash & Carry Limited, BB9 5PJ
  • APNA Store, BB9 0BH
  • Home Bargains, BB9 9SZ
  • Lidl, BB9 7AA
  • A\& S Munchbox Limited, BB9 5HR
  • Adams Curry House, BB9 7EL
  • Alfie's Takeaway, BB9 8HF
  • Alice's Sandwich Bar, BB9 0HS
  • Captain Cooks, BB9 9SG
  • Andrew Smith House, BB9 8JH
  • Ashiana Lodge, BB9 9AU
  • Barrowford Nursery, BB9 8PU
  • Bradley Nursery School, BB9 9UB
  • Brierfield House Care Home, BB9 5RN
  • BestLight Community Kitchen, BB9 7LP
  • Deli Stop, BB9 5BB
  • Farmhouse Biscuits Limited, BB9 9PX
  • Barrowford Parish Council/Jacks Pies, BB9 8ND
  • Cha Cha Chai, BB9 7HD
  • Chai Guys Diner, BB9 7NS
  • Lancashire Malik Catering Ltd, BB9 9HG
  • Lynwood Day Nursery, BB9 0QA
  • Barrowford St Thomas Primary School, BB9 7ED
  • Holy Trinity RC School, BB9 5BL
  • Barrowford Primary School, BB9 6EA
  • Barrowford St Thomas CE Primary School After School Club Fun, BB9 6QT
  • Blacko County Primary School, BB9 6LS
  • Slater's Ices (Ice Cream Van), BB9 7NR
  • Crust N Slice, BB9 5BL
  • Custom Cuisine (Mobile Trader), BB9 5LG
  • Jo-Jo's Snack Bar, BB9 8HF
  • Mr Valentine Ices, BB9 9AG