57,024TOTAL POPULATION
23,870HOUSEHOLDS
5.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£47,840AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DE21 POSTCODE REGION

Derby (DE21)

The DE21 postcode area is located in the Derby postcode town region, within the county of Derbyshire, and contains a total of 1417 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DE21 postcode area, including Alfreton, Ashbourne, Bakewell, Belper, Burton-On-Trent, Derby, Heanor, Ilkeston, Matlock, Ripley, Swadlincote, which come under the local authority of the Derby Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 19% of people in DE21 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 DE21 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in DE21 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 19%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 91%WHITE
  • 9%NON-WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DE21Derbyshire

Derbyshire

The county of Derbyshire

DE21 is located in the county of Derbyshire, in England.

Derbyshire has a total population of 1,042,000, making it the 20th largest county in the UK.

Derbyshire has a total area of 1013 square miles, and a population density of 396 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

DE21 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DE21, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alfreton
Ashbourne
Bakewell
Belper
Burton-On-Trent
Derby
Heanor
Ilkeston
Matlock
Ripley
Swadlincote
Derbyshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDE21
Postal TownDerby
MSOA NameDerby 003
LSOA NameDerby 003A
CountyDerbyshire
RegionDerbyshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityDerby
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town
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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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