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Chelmsford (CM7)

The CM7 postcode area is located in the Chelmsford postcode town region, within the county of Essex, and contains a total of 2810 individual postcodes.

There are 65 electoral wards in the CM7 postcode area, including Billericay, Bishops Stortford, Braintree, Brentwood, Burnham-On-Crouch, Chelmsford, Dunmow, Epping, Harlow, Ingatestone, Maldon, Ongar, Sawbridgeworth, Southminster, Stansted, Witham which come under the local authority of the Braintree Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 22% of people in CM7 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 CM7 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.



  • 91%WORKING

9% of people in CM7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 22%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 93%WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.



The county of Essex

CM7 is located in the county of Essex, in England.

Essex has a total population of 1,802,200, making it the 7th largest county in the UK.

Essex has a total area of 1417 square miles, and a population density of 491 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Essex Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCM7
Postal TownChelmsford
MSOA NameBraintree 009
LSOA NameBraintree 009F
Local AuthorityBraintree
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

CM7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CM7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Almshouse Green
Bardfield Saling
Beazley End
Blackmore End
Blake End
Bocking Churchstreet
Bran End
Brickkiln Green
Bridge End
Castle Hedingham
Church End
Cobbs Fenn
Cornish Hall End
Craig's End
Crow's Green
Delvin End
Duck End
Duck End
Duckend Green
Forry's Green
Gainsford End
Gransmore Green
Grass Green
Great Bardfield
Great Saling
Great Yeldham
Hall Green
Hawkin's Hill
Hawkspur Green
High Garrett
Highstreet Green
Howe Street
Jasper's Green
Little Bardfield
Little London
Little Sampford
Little Yeldham
Lower Green
Man's Cross
North End
Oxen End
Robinhood End
Rotten End
Rushley Green
School Green
Shalford Green
Sible Hedingham
Southey Green
Stambourne Green
Stebbing Green
Waltham's Cross
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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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