31,893TOTAL POPULATION
9,700HOUSEHOLDS
22.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£33,800AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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BD8 POSTCODE REGION

Bradford (BD8)

The BD8 postcode area is located in the Bradford postcode town region, within the county of West Yorkshire, and contains a total of 924 individual postcodes.

There are 9 electoral wards in the BD8 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, 11% of people in BD8 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 BD8 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 63%WORKING
  • 37%UNEMPLOYED

37% of people in BD8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 11%AB
  • 41%C2/C2
  • 48%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 24%WHITE
  • 76%NON-WHITE

24% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BD8West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

The county of West Yorkshire

BD8 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.

West Yorkshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBD8
Postal TownBradford
MSOA NameBradford 030
LSOA NameBradford 030D
CountyWest Yorkshire
RegionWest Yorkshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityBradford
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BD8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BD8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bolton Woods
Crossley Hall
Daisy Hill
Four Lane Ends
Frizinghall
Girlington
Heaton
Leventhorpe
Lower Grange
Manningham
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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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