30,759TOTAL POPULATION
13,464HOUSEHOLDS
2.6%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£43,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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CV8 POSTCODE REGION

Coventry (CV8)

The CV8 postcode area is located in the Coventry postcode town region, within the county of Warwickshire, and contains a total of 1085 individual postcodes.

There are 73 electoral wards in the CV8 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 Warwick Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 40% of people in CV8 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 CV8 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


CV8 postcode is located in the Coventry district of the West Midlands in England. It is situated in the Warwickshire county, close to the borders with Leicestershire and Staffordshire, and around 8 miles east of Birmingham City Centre.

The area is home to the Kenilworth Castle, Hatton Country World, Ryton Organic Gardens as well as the Coventry Motor Museum. There are many rural villages such as Ansty, Burton Green and Hill Wootton, offering a scenic and historic setting. Stoneleigh Park is a popular area for a large number of businesses and also the venue for major events on a regular basis.

CV8 is well served by public transport with regular services from the Coventry railway station to London and many other cities, as well as easy access to the M6 motorway and Coventry Airport.

The postcode district comprises a population of around 17,000 people and is mainly residential with some significant business premises in the area. It enjoys a rural character with a mix of detached homes, new builds, some large housing estates and small villages.

Like many other areas, CV8 has a number of excellent schools focusing on the arts, sciences and technology, along with a range of other educational facilities.

There are a good number of pubs, restaurants and shops located within the postcode area, along with a post office, library and leisure centres too. Green spaces are also in abundance, providing residents with the opportunity to explore a range of wildlife, beautiful parks and gardens as well as canal towpaths and cycle trails.

The postcode area is particularly popular due to its excellent transport links, variety of educational establishments and cultural heritage. With the constant development of new housing, the population of the postcode will continue to grow, ensuring the affluent residential area remains desirable and popular with both locals and visitors.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 87%WORKING
  • 13%UNEMPLOYED

13% of people in CV8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 40%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 40% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 88%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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CV8Warwickshire

Warwickshire

The county of Warwickshire

CV8 is located in the county of Warwickshire, in England.

Warwickshire has a total population of 556,800, making it the 39th largest county in the UK.

Warwickshire has a total area of 763 square miles, and a population density of 281 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Warwickshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCV8
Postal TownCoventry
MSOA NameWarwick 001
LSOA NameWarwick 001E
CountyWarwickshire
RegionWarwickshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityWarwick
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CV8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CV8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Ashow
Baginton
Balsall
Balsall Common
Balsall Street
Beausale
Beechwood
Benton Green
Berkswell
Binley
Binley Woods
Bourton on Dunsmore
Bradnock's Marsh
Brandon
Bretford
Brinklow
Bubbenhall
Burton Green
Canley
Carol Green
Catchems Corner
Chapel Fields
Cheylesmore
Church End
Coventry
Crackley
Earlsdon
Fen End
Finham
Frankton
Gibbet Hill
Gosford Green
Green Lane
Haseley Knob
Hillfields
Hockley
Honiley
Kenilworth
Kirby Corner
Ladyes Hill
Leam
Lime Tree Park
Lower Eastern Green
Lower Stoke
Marston
Meer End
Middle Stoke
Pinley
Princethorpe
Reeves Green
Ryton-on-Dunsmore
Sedgemere
Sowe
Sowe
Spon End
Stareton
Stivichall
St Johns
Stoke
Stoke Aldermoor
Stoneleigh
Stretton-on-Dunsmore
The Spring
Tile Hill
Tollbar End
Westwood Heath
Whitemoor
Whitley
Whoberley
Willenhall
Windy Arbour
Wolston
Wootton Green
Wroxhall
Browse Postcodes in CV8

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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (CV) and estimated address.

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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