20,693TOTAL POPULATION
8,584HOUSEHOLDS
3.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£36,920AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DE12 POSTCODE REGION

Derby (DE12)

The DE12 postcode area is located in the Derby postcode town region, within the county of Leicestershire, and contains a total of 598 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DE12 postcode area, including Alfreton, Ashbourne, Bakewell, Belper, Burton-On-Trent, Derby, Heanor, Ilkeston, Matlock, Ripley, Swadlincote, which come under the local authority of the North West Leicestershire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 22% of people in DE12 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 DE12 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in DE12 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 22%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

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

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DE12Leicestershire

Leicestershire

The county of Leicestershire

DE12 is located in the county of Leicestershire, in England.

Leicestershire has a total population of 1,031,300, making it the 21st largest county in the UK.

Leicestershire has a total area of 832 square miles, and a population density of 478 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

DE12 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DE12, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alfreton
Ashbourne
Bakewell
Belper
Burton-On-Trent
Derby
Heanor
Ilkeston
Matlock
Ripley
Swadlincote
Leicestershire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDE12
Postal TownDerby
MSOA NameNorth West Leicestershire 008
LSOA NameNorth West Leicestershire 008B
CountyLeicestershire
RegionLeicestershire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityNorth West Leicestershire
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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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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