34,073TOTAL POPULATION
16,277HOUSEHOLDS
6.5%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£27,040AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
BS23 POSTCODE REGION

Bristol (BS23)

The BS23 postcode area is located in the Bristol postcode town region, within the county of Somerset, and contains a total of 1496 individual postcodes.

There are 7 electoral wards in the BS23 postcode area, including Axbridge, Banwell, Bristol, Cheddar, Clevedon, Wedmore, Weston-Super-Mare, Winscombe, which come under the local authority of the North Somerset Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 15% of people in BS23 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 BS23 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in BS23 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 15%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 33%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BS23Somerset

Somerset

The county of Somerset

BS23 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.

BS23 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BS23, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Axbridge
Banwell
Bristol
Cheddar
Clevedon
Wedmore
Weston-Super-Mare
Winscombe
Somerset Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBS23
Postal TownBristol
MSOA NameNorth Somerset 020
LSOA NameNorth Somerset 020C
CountySomerset
RegionSomerset
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityNorth 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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