51,182TOTAL POPULATION
22,241HOUSEHOLDS
5.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£35,360AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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DE55 POSTCODE REGION

Derby (DE55)

The DE55 postcode area is located in the Derby postcode town region, within the county of Derbyshire, and contains a total of 1402 individual postcodes.

There are 68 electoral wards in the DE55 postcode area, including Alfreton, Ashbourne, Bakewell, Belper, Burton-On-Trent, Derby, Heanor, Ilkeston, Matlock, Ripley, Swadlincote which come under the local authority of the Amber Valley Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 15% of people in DE55 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 DE55 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in DE55 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 15%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 33%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DE55Derbyshire

Derbyshire

The county of Derbyshire

DE55 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.

Derbyshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDE55
Postal TownDerby
MSOA NameAmber Valley 004
LSOA NameAmber Valley 004E
CountyDerbyshire
RegionDerbyshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityAmber Valley
Area ClassificationUrban with Minor Conurbation

DE55 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DE55, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alfreton
Alma
Amber Valley
Ashover Hay
Barrows Green
Blackwell
Brackenfield
Bullbridge
Clay Cross
Commonside
Cotes Park
Crich
Dalebank
Danesmoor
Doehole
Dove Green
Dunsill
Fallgate
Farhill
Fritchley
Greenhill Lane
Hallfield Gate
Handley
Hardstoft
Hardstoft Common
Higham
Hilcote
Huthwaite
Lane End
Lane Ends
Leabrooks
Littlemoor
Lower Birchwood
Lower Pilsley
Milltown
Morton
Newton
Oakerthorpe
Ogston Reservoir
Park Head
Parkhouse Green
Pentrich
Pilsley
Pilsley Green
Pinxton
Pye Bridge
Pye Hill
Riddings
Selston
Selston Common
Selston Green
Shirland
Sleet Moor
Somercotes
South Normanton
South Wingfield
Stonebroom
Stretton
Swanwick
Tibshelf
Tibshelf Wharf
Upper Birchwood
Waterloo
Wessington
Westhouses
Wheatcroft
Wingfield Park
Woodend
Woolley
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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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