43,864TOTAL POPULATION
21,365HOUSEHOLDS
3.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£30,680AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
FY8 POSTCODE REGION

Blackpool (FY8)

The FY8 postcode area is located in the Blackpool postcode town region, within the county of Lancashire, and contains a total of 1783 individual postcodes.

There are 4 electoral wards in the FY8 postcode area, including Blackpool, Fleetwood, Lytham St Annes, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Thornton-Cleveleys, which come under the local authority of the Fylde Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 29% of people in FY8 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 FY8 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

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in FY8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 29%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 95%WHITE
  • 5%NON-WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

FY8Lancashire

Lancashire

The county of Lancashire

FY8 is located in the county of Lancashire, in England.

Lancashire has a total population of 1,485,000, making it the 8th largest county in the UK.

Lancashire has a total area of 1187 square miles, and a population density of 482 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

FY8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of FY8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Blackpool
Fleetwood
Lytham St Annes
Poulton-Le-Fylde
Thornton-Cleveleys
Lancashire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeFY8
Postal TownBlackpool
MSOA NameFylde 006
LSOA NameFylde 006E
CountyLancashire
RegionLancashire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityFylde
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town
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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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