17,322TOTAL POPULATION
7,079HOUSEHOLDS
4.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£66,040AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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BR7 POSTCODE REGION

Bromley (BR7)

The BR7 postcode area is located in the Bromley postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 710 individual postcodes.

There are 8 electoral wards in the BR7 postcode area, including Beckenham, Bromley, Chislehurst, Keston, Orpington, Swanley, West Wickham which come under the local authority of the Bromley Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 36% of people in BR7 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 BR7 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

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in BR7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 36%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 36% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 79%WHITE
  • 21%NON-WHITE

79% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

BR7Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

BR7 is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeBR7
Postal TownBromley
MSOA NameBromley 007
LSOA NameBromley 007E
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityBromley
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

BR7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of BR7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bickley
Chislehurst
Chislehurst West
Elmstead
Foxbury
Longlands
New Eltham
Sidcup
St Paul's Cray
Browse Postcodes in BR7

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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (BR) and estimated address.

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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