95,801TOTAL POPULATION
42,647HOUSEHOLDS
4.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£31,720AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
CA2 POSTCODE REGION

Carlisle (CA2)

The CA2 postcode area is located in the Carlisle postcode town region, within the county of Cumbria, and contains a total of 1099 individual postcodes.

There are 21 electoral wards in the CA2 postcode area, including Alston, Appleby-In-Westmorland, Beckermet, Brampton, Carlisle, Cleator, Cleator Moor, Cockermouth, Egremont, Frizington, Holmrook, Keswick, Kirkby Stephen, Maryport, Moor Row, Penrith, Ravenglass, Seascale, St Bees, Whitehaven, Wigton, Workington, which come under the local authority of the Carlisle Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 12% of people in CA2 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 CA2 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 CA2 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 12%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 37%DE

According to census records, 12% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 95%WHITE
  • 5%NON-WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

CA2Cumbria

Cumbria

The county of Cumbria

CA2 is located in the county of Cumbria, in England.

Cumbria has a total population of 497,900, making it the 41st largest county in the UK.

Cumbria has a total area of 2612 square miles, and a population density of 73 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

CA2 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CA2, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alston
Appleby-In-Westmorland
Beckermet
Brampton
Carlisle
Cleator
Cleator Moor
Cockermouth
Egremont
Frizington
Holmrook
Keswick
Kirkby Stephen
Maryport
Moor Row
Penrith
Ravenglass
Seascale
St Bees
Whitehaven
Wigton
Workington
Cumbria Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCA2
Postal TownCarlisle
MSOA NameCarlisle 010
LSOA NameCarlisle 010B
CountyCumbria
RegionCumbria
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCarlisle
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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