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The CV1 postcode area is located in the Coventry postcode town region, within the county of West Midlands, and contains a total of 1485 individual postcodes.
There are 10 electoral wards in the CV1 postcode area, including Atherstone, Bedworth, Coventry, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa, Nuneaton, Rugby, Shipston-On-Stour, Southam, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwick, which come under the local authority of the Coventry Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 13% of people in CV1 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 CV1 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
39% of people in CV1 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 13% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
47% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
CV1 is located in the county of West Midlands, in England.
West Midlands has a total population of 2,864,900, making it the 2nd largest county in the UK.
West Midlands has a total area of 348 square miles, and a population density of 3177 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
CV1 Electoral Wards
The postal region of CV1, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Coventry 031|
|LSOA Name||Coventry 031C|
|Area Classification||Urban with City and Town|
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Local News West Midlands
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Vita Group completes 600m student portfolio sale
DWS has completed its 600m purchase of a portfolio of Vita Group's student assets.Property Week
Oxenwood inks Coventry logistics deal
Oxenwood Real Estate, the UK and European real estate investment management firm, has leased a 172,342 sq ft facility in Coventry to logistics services provider Neovia Logistics.Property Week
L&G makes biggest regional office sale this year
LGIM Real Assets (Legal & General) has sold Priory Court & The Lewis Building in Birmingham to Gulf Islamic Investments (GII) for around 140m.Property Week
Solihull gives green light to M7 mixed-use scheme
M7 Developments has secured planning consent from Solihull Borough Council for a 780,000 sq ft mixed use development of a 47 acre brownfield site in the West Midlands.Property Week
AEW grabs Lichfield logistics site
AEW has acquired a development site in the West Midlands for a 431,500 sq ft speculative logistics scheme.Property Week
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