80,206TOTAL POPULATION
32,623HOUSEHOLDS
3.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£44,720AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
CB1 POSTCODE REGION

Cambridge (CB1)

The CB1 postcode area is located in the Cambridge postcode town region, within the county of Cambridgeshire, and contains a total of 2719 individual postcodes.

There are 4 electoral wards in the CB1 postcode area, including Cambridge, Ely, Haverhill, Newmarket, Saffron Walden, which come under the local authority of the Cambridge Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 42% of people in CB1 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 CB1 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

  • 82%WORKING
  • 18%UNEMPLOYED

18% of people in CB1 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 42%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 42% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 74%WHITE
  • 26%NON-WHITE

74% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

CB1Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire

The county of Cambridgeshire

CB1 is located in the county of Cambridgeshire, in England.

Cambridgeshire has a total population of 849,000, making it the 27th largest county in the UK.

Cambridgeshire has a total area of 1309 square miles, and a population density of 250 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

CB1 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CB1, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Cambridge
Ely
Haverhill
Newmarket
Saffron Walden
Cambridgeshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCB1
Postal TownCambridge
MSOA NameCambridge 006
LSOA NameCambridge 006A
CountyCambridgeshire
RegionCambridgeshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCambridge
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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