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IntroductionCV1 5SW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CV1 5SW postcode area in Coventry.

We've got loads of statistics for CV1 5SW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCV1 5SW

What social class do the population of CV1 5SW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CV1 5SW in Coventry, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CV1 5SW from the Census 2011.


  • 30%Children
  • 71%Adults

30% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in CV15SW male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in St Michael's.


  • 9%AB
  • 36%C2/C2
  • 56%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CV1 5SW is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 18%WHITE
  • 84%NON-WHITE

18% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 62.8%WORKING

22.3% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in CV1 5SW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CV1 5SW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CV1 5SW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CV1 5SW

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

CV1 5SW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CV1 5SW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CV1 5SW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CV15SW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CV1 5SW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near CV1 5SW

Travel & Transport



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Travel around CV1 5SW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near CV1 5SW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the CV1 5SW area.

Taxis near CV1 5SW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CV1 5SW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CV1 5SW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CV1 5SW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CV1 5SW.

What's on near CV1 5SW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CV1 5SW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CV1 5SW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CV1 5SW.

Hotels near CV1 5SW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CV1 5SW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CV1 5SW

Local Amenities

Banks near CV1 5SW


Find the nearest bank or building society in CV1 5SW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CV1 5SW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CV1 5SW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CV1 5SW



The nearest schools in the CV1 5SW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CV1 5SW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres CV1 5SW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CV1 5SW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CV1 5SW.

Emergencies in CV1 5SW

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in CV1 5SW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CV1 5SW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CV1 5SW

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Essential InformationCV1 5SW

CV15SW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCV1 5SW
Postal TownCoventry
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CV15SW Postal District

Compass Postal District

CV1 5SW postcode is located in the postal town of Coventry. Coventry postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode CV1 5SW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Parkside1.1 miles S
Longford1.3 miles N
Coventry2.4 miles W
Tollbar End2.5 miles SE
Walsgrave On Sowe2.5 miles E
Canley3.3 miles SW
Baginton3.4 miles S
Ansty3.4 miles E
Bedworth3.7 miles N
Ryton On Dunsmore4.2 miles SE
Stoneleigh4.6 miles S
Brandon5.1 miles E
Fillongley5.2 miles NW
Meriden5.4 miles W
Wolston5.7 miles E
London87 miles SE
Glasgow259 miles NW
Edinburgh253 miles N
Cardiff97 miles SW
Liverpool93 miles NW
Southampton105 miles S
Saint Ives110 miles S

Gatehouse invests 10.2m on West Midlands BTR scheme

Gatehouse Bank has invested 10.2m in a build-to-rent (BTR) scheme in the West Midlands.

Property Week

Stenprop buys 18 units in Glasgow and Stoke-on-Trent for 11m

Stenprop has acquired two multi-let industrial properties, comprising 18 units in total, in Glasgow and Stoke-on-Trent.

Property Week

Hillview acquires 51,500 sq ft of office space in Birmingham

Office investor Hillview Real Estate has acquired an office campus on the edge of Birmingham from Catalyst Capital for 9.7m, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.72%.

Property Week

Carter Jonas takes permanent space in Birmingham

Property consultancy Carter Jonas has taken 12,000 sq ft of office space on the eighth floor of Two Snowhill, Birmingham, in a move that creates a permanent base for the business in the city.

Property Week

Wolverhampton council secures 15m for National Brownfield Institute

City of Wolverhampton Council has received 14.9m from the central government's Get Building fund for the development of a 17.5m National Brownfield Institute (NBI).

Property Week

Corum XL snaps up Solihull town centre office for 19m

Corum XL has acquired the Lansdowne Gate office building in Solihull for 18.95m, reflecting a 6.46% net initial yield.

Property Week

West Midlands asks government for 1.3bn investment in property development

The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has asked the central government to spend 1.3bn on property development in the region over the next three years to help with its economic recovery from the&hellip

Property Week

IM Properties puts 85m Amazon shed in Hinckley up for sale

IM Properties has put a 532,000 sq ft warehouse let to Amazon on a 20-year lease at around 6.50 sq/ft on sale for 85m.

Property Week

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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