199,985TOTAL POPULATION
86,051HOUSEHOLDS
3.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£43,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
BA1 POSTCODE REGION

Bath (BA1)

The BA1 postcode area is located in the Bath postcode town region, within the county of Somerset, and contains a total of 2461 individual postcodes.

There are 15 electoral wards in the BA1 postcode area, including Bath, Bradford-On-Avon, Bruton, Castle Cary, Frome, Glastonbury, Radstock, Shepton Mallet, Street, Templecombe, Trowbridge, Warminster, Wells, Westbury, Wincanton, Yeovil, which come under the local authority of the Bath and North East Somerset Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 38% of people in BA1 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of BA1 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 82%WORKING
  • 18%UNEMPLOYED

18% of people in BA1 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 38%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 86%WHITE
  • 14%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BA1Somerset

Somerset

The county of Somerset

BA1 is located in the county of Somerset, in England.

Somerset has a total population of 948,900, making it the 22nd largest county in the UK.

Somerset has a total area of 1610 square miles, and a population density of 227 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

BA1 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BA1, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bath
Bradford-On-Avon
Bruton
Castle Cary
Frome
Glastonbury
Radstock
Shepton Mallet
Street
Templecombe
Trowbridge
Warminster
Wells
Westbury
Wincanton
Yeovil
Somerset Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBA1
Postal TownBath
MSOA NameBath and North East Somerset 007
LSOA NameBath and North East Somerset 007B
CountySomerset
RegionSomerset
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityBath and North East Somerset
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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