39,818TOTAL POPULATION
17,055HOUSEHOLDS
3.2%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£36,920AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DE56 POSTCODE REGION

Derby (DE56)

The DE56 postcode area is located in the Derby postcode town region, within the county of Derbyshire, and contains a total of 1179 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DE56 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, 30% of people in DE56 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 DE56 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in DE56 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 30%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 30% 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%.

DE56Derbyshire

Derbyshire

The county of Derbyshire

DE56 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.

DE56 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DE56, 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 CodeDE56
Postal TownDerby
MSOA NameAmber Valley 015
LSOA NameAmber Valley 015C
CountyDerbyshire
RegionDerbyshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityAmber Valley
Area ClassificationUrban with Minor Conurbation
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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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