25,630TOTAL POPULATION
11,391HOUSEHOLDS
5.5%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£36,400AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
BD16 POSTCODE REGION

Bradford (BD16)

The BD16 postcode area is located in the Bradford postcode town region, within the county of West Yorkshire, and contains a total of 1142 individual postcodes.

There are 6 electoral wards in the BD16 postcode area, including Bingley, Bradford, Cleckheaton, Keighley, Settle, Shipley, Skipton, which come under the local authority of the Bradford Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 28% of people in BD16 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 BD16 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

  • 88%WORKING
  • 12%UNEMPLOYED

12% of people in BD16 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 28%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 84%WHITE
  • 16%NON-WHITE

84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BD16West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

The county of West Yorkshire

BD16 is located in the county of West Yorkshire, in England.

West Yorkshire has a total population of 2,299,700, making it the 4th largest county in the UK.

West Yorkshire has a total area of 783 square miles, and a population density of 1133 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

BD16 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BD16, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bingley
Bradford
Cleckheaton
Keighley
Settle
Shipley
Skipton
West Yorkshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBD16
Postal TownBradford
MSOA NameBradford 015
LSOA NameBradford 015E
CountyWest Yorkshire
RegionWest Yorkshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityBradford
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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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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