BS8 Postcode Area Information

Population
27,374
Avg Annual Income
£51,783
Full Time Employees
31.03%
Average Age
37.03

Bristol, City of, BS8 Postcode Area Overview

The BS8 postcode area is located in the Bristol, City of, North Somerset, Bristol, City of, North Somerset postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BS8 postcode area, commonly known as Bristol 8, lies within the picturesque city of Bristol in South West England. Renowned as an affluent residential area, it encompasses several affluent and sought-after neighbourhoods, including Clifton, Hotwells, and parts of Stoke Bishop.

BS8 is flanked by the stunning Bristol Channel coast to the west, extending inland to include areas like Leigh Woods and Ashton Court Estate. Notably, this area includes the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge and the verdant, tranquil Leigh Woods National Nature Reserve, which are frequently visited landmarks. The territory's geography varies from urban residential streets to dramatic natural vistas, including coastal views.

Flourishing with amenities, BS8 hosts a plethora of boutiques, restaurants, bars, and local independent shops. Clifton Village is known for its Georgian architecture and the enchanting Clifton Arcade packed with unique small businesses. For leisure and education, the Bristol Zoo Gardens and the University of Bristol are also within this postcode.

From a transportation perspective, BS8 is well connected. Numerous bus services run through the main arteries of this area, offering convenient, regular connections to Bristol city centre and surrounding districts. The road links are excellent, with the nearby A4 and A369 providing access to other major UK cities. For rail travel, Clifton Down Station sits within the BS8 postcode, offering decent rail connectivity. Additionally, Bristol Airport is reachable within a half-hour drive, serving destinations across the UK and Europe. Overall, BS8 offers a perfect balance of tranquil residential living and urban convenience.

Electoral Wards

The BS8 postcode area covers Central, Clifton, Clifton Down, Hotwells and Harbourside, Long Ashton, Pill electoral wards.

BS8 Postcode Map

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BS8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BS8 postcode area is 27,374. 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 White: English, with a total of 20,318, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,622. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (15,388), followed by Christian (8,303).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (8,382), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,411).

Economic Status

Most people in the BS8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (10,549), while 7,373 adults mentioned they are Student.

Education

Regarding education, 14,540 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,500 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the BS8 area are

  • Professional occupations (5829)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2546), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2073)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BS8 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 15 to 24 (16420), Between 25 to 34 (10837), and Between 35 to 44 (6615).

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 BS8 has Full-time students (7,562) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,163), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,238).

Postcodes in BS8

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the BS8 (listed below). The postcode BS8 has a total of 1218 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BS8
NameType
AreaBS8
Ward

Central

Clifton

Clifton Down

Hotwells and Harbourside

Long Ashton

Pill

LTLA22Bristol, City of, North Somerset
UTLA22Bristol, City of, North Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Bristol, City of, BS8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Bristol, City of, BS8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

27

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

14

Other theft

12

Public order

6

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

37

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

7

Other crime

16

Other theft

13

Public order

2

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

3

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

23

Vehicle crime

64

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

18

Other theft

16

Public order

4

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

21

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

22

Other theft

18

Public order

3

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

33

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

13

Public order

4

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

20

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

2

Robbery

35

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

16

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

28

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

7

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

18

Other theft

14

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

31

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

3

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

23

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

42

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

23

Other theft

17

Public order

2

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

23

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

27

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

5

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

31

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

22

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

52

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

26

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

2

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BS8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BS8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£369,400.00£120,000.00 - £491,400.006
Other£3,500,000.00£3,500,000.00 - £3,500,000.001
Terraced£1,395,665.00£795,000.00 - £2,579,995.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£451,142.86£305,000.00 - £710,000.007
Other£550,000.00£550,000.00 - £550,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£455,000.00£165,000.00 - £695,000.0014
Other£560,000.00£560,000.00 - £560,000.001
Terraced£1,610,000.00£1,610,000.00 - £1,610,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£805,000.00£805,000.00 - £805,000.001
Flat£492,020.83£218,500.00 - £780,000.0024
Other£1,960,000.00£420,000.00 - £3,500,000.003
Semi-Detached£2,850,000.00£2,850,000.00 - £2,850,000.001
Terraced£704,000.00£395,000.00 - £1,350,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,503,214.29£680,000.00 - £2,550,000.009
Flat£393,793.10£140,000.00 - £760,000.0029
Semi-Detached£710,000.00£605,000.00 - £900,000.004
Terraced£917,777.78£270,000.00 - £1,625,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£456,000.00£342,000.00 - £576,000.003
Terraced£535,000.00£535,000.00 - £535,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Flat£413,115.62£190,000.00 - £660,000.0016
Semi-Detached£1,264,000.00£253,000.00 - £2,700,000.003
Terraced£675,262.50£417,100.00 - £1,280,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£723,500.00£452,000.00 - £995,000.002
Flat£412,887.83£80,000.00 - £960,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£781,333.33£525,000.00 - £1,124,000.003
Flat£382,769.23£69,000.00 - £543,000.0013
Other£711,964.00£711,964.00 - £711,964.001
Semi-Detached£1,550,000.00£1,550,000.00 - £1,550,000.001
Terraced£465,000.00£380,000.00 - £550,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,165,000.00£775,000.00 - £1,500,000.003
Flat£1,027,388.89£115,000.00 - £2,950,000.0020
Other£180,862.00£180,862.00 - £180,862.001
Terraced£692,708.33£421,500.00 - £850,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,462,500.00£1,462,500.00 - £1,462,500.002
Flat£329,125.00£96,500.00 - £720,000.0020
Other£1,887,500.00£1,675,000.00 - £2,100,000.002
Semi-Detached£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
Terraced£669,464.29£430,000.00 - £1,875,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,235,000.00£975,000.00 - £1,495,000.004
Flat£689,770.27£204,500.00 - £1,125,000.0038
Other£1,231,750.00£440,000.00 - £3,500,000.007
Semi-Detached£1,250,000.00£1,250,000.00 - £1,250,000.002
Terraced£1,050,500.00£695,000.00 - £1,375,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£484,700.00£148,500.00 - £1,550,000.0018
Semi-Detached£510,000.00£510,000.00 - £510,000.001
Terraced£615,200.00£422,000.00 - £1,000,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£561,751.50£540,000.00 - £583,503.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,747,666.67£735,000.00 - £2,700,000.003
Flat£467,325.50£100,000.00 - £1,100,000.0020
Other£146,000.00£27,000.00 - £265,000.002
Semi-Detached£1,037,666.67£840,000.00 - £1,398,000.003
Terraced£1,143,214.29£410,000.00 - £2,765,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£733,416.67£615,250.00 - £825,000.003
Flat£430,938.78£162,500.00 - £1,800,000.0023
Other£1,697,500.00£1,030,000.00 - £2,365,000.002
Semi-Detached£2,250,000.00£1,000,000.00 - £3,500,000.002
Terraced£575,350.00£300,000.00 - £970,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£801,000.00£707,500.00 - £855,500.003
Flat£442,621.88£197,000.00 - £1,650,000.0032
Other£828,750.00£425,000.00 - £1,690,000.003
Semi-Detached£458,611.50£345,000.00 - £600,000.004
Terraced£568,214.29£80,000.00 - £1,288,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,196,000.00£650,000.00 - £2,450,000.005
Flat£419,781.25£162,000.00 - £775,000.0028
Other£782,500.00£715,000.00 - £850,000.002
Semi-Detached£1,377,500.00£480,000.00 - £2,000,000.004
Terraced£991,875.00£650,000.00 - £1,772,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,235,250.00£1,200,000.00 - £1,270,500.002
Flat£369,984.21£125,000.00 - £595,000.0038
Other£302,500.00£20,000.00 - £510,000.003
Semi-Detached£1,150,625.00£537,500.00 - £2,190,000.004
Terraced£592,057.67£176,000.00 - £1,600,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,325,000.00£835,000.00 - £2,300,000.003
Flat£444,478.74£215,000.00 - £810,000.0034
Other£205,000.00£40,000.00 - £370,000.002
Semi-Detached£894,750.00£589,500.00 - £1,750,000.003
Terraced£1,307,100.00£850,000.00 - £2,500,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£630,666.67£300,000.00 - £942,000.003
Flat£437,522.73£188,000.00 - £855,000.0022
Other£960,933.50£411,867.00 - £3,500,000.004
Semi-Detached£528,600.00£437,200.00 - £620,000.002
Terraced£706,000.00£490,000.00 - £855,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£873,000.00£450,000.00 - £1,600,000.005
Flat£413,914.57£165,000.00 - £886,500.0028
Other£1,930,000.00£610,000.00 - £3,250,000.002
Semi-Detached£1,524,000.00£1,524,000.00 - £1,524,000.001
Terraced£1,024,635.80£440,100.00 - £3,175,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,626,666.67£1,130,000.00 - £2,250,000.003
Flat£377,211.54£140,000.00 - £660,000.0026
Terraced£991,812.50£467,500.00 - £1,775,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£834,125.00£519,000.00 - £1,080,000.004
Flat£389,182.26£160,000.00 - £695,000.0031
Other£1,477,166.67£1,000.00 - £7,080,000.006
Semi-Detached£2,705,000.00£1,910,000.00 - £3,500,000.002
Terraced£1,033,000.00£460,000.00 - £1,680,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,572,500.00£725,000.00 - £2,420,000.002
Flat£450,254.74£230,000.00 - £1,351,350.0019
Other£864,500.00£93,000.00 - £1,350,000.003
Semi-Detached£645,000.00£645,000.00 - £645,000.001
Terraced£772,500.00£475,000.00 - £930,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£950,000.00£460,000.00 - £1,440,000.002
Flat£391,433.33£174,000.00 - £1,075,000.0015
Other£780,000.00£660,000.00 - £900,000.002
Semi-Detached£1,027,125.00£690,000.00 - £1,926,000.006
Terraced£1,220,833.33£500,000.00 - £1,850,000.006
Schools in the BS8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Johns Church of England Primary School, CliftonPrimary, Outstanding493 5-11BS82UH
Christ Church Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good326 4-11BS83AW
Hotwells Primary SchoolPrimary, Good167 3-11BS84ND
Amenities in the BS8 Postcode Area
  • Spar, BS8 4SA
  • Tesco Express, BS8 4HU
  • Boots UK Ltd, BS8 1QU
  • 22 Clifton, BS8 4DS
  • Better Food, BS8 2QX
  • 9pb, BS8 4LB
  • Avon Gorge Hotel, BS8 4LD
  • Berkeley Square Hotel, BS8 1HB
  • Number 38, BS8 2XN
  • SOMERSET HOUSE CLIFTON, BS8 4BX
  • Q E H Sports Club, BS8 3TN
  • Hyde and Co, BS8 1JY
  • Alma Tavern and Theatre, BS8 2BY
  • Be At One, BS8 1QQ
  • Brass Pig, BS8 1EJ
  • Ice Cream @ Jo's Tea, BS8 4AA
  • Spicer + Cole, BS8 1PX
  • Sweet Corner Clifton, BS8 2PN
  • Robins High Performance Centre, BS8 3TN
  • Symonds at Redwood, BS8 3TG
  • Aromas Takeaway, BS8 2XZ
  • Boulangerie, BS8 1QE
  • Clifton Village Fish Bar, BS8 4BP
  • Domino's Pizza, BS8 2PL
  • Doner kebab and pizza limited, BS8 2RY
  • Amberley Hall Nursery, BS8 2UB
  • Carlton Mansions, BS8 2SP
  • Cintre House, BS8 2HG
  • Clifton Tots Day Nursery, BS8 1LT
  • Holroyd Howe, BS8 1JX
  • The Crackling Hog, BS8 3RG
  • Brickell's Ice Cream Ltd, BS8 1PX
  • Can't Dance Ltd - Trike, BS8 1AR
  • Can't Dance Ltd - Tuk Tuk, BS8 1AR
  • Coconut Chilli, BS8 2NT
  • University of Bristol - Multifaith Chaplaincy, BS8 1AU
  • Alma Church, BS8 2ES
  • Apostle Room & Kitchen, BS8 3BX
  • BristoL ' eclair, BS8 2SB
  • Christchurch Crypt, BS8 3BN
  • Alliance in Partnership, BS8 3AW
  • Alliance in Partnership, BS8 4ND
  • Bristol Grammar School, BS8 3TL
  • Queen Elizabeths Hospital School, BS8 3TN
  • Bristol Grammar School, BS8 1SR
  • Clifton Village Butchers, BS8 4DR
  • Co-op, BS8 4BX
  • Langyu Bristol, BS8 1QP
  • Marks & Spencer, BS8 2AZ
  • Sainsbury's, BS8 2NN
  • Sainsbury's Central, BS8 1RE