11,268TOTAL POPULATION
4,792HOUSEHOLDS
3.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£40,040AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DE74 POSTCODE REGION

Derby (DE74)

The DE74 postcode area is located in the Derby postcode town region, within the county of Leicestershire, and contains a total of 367 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DE74 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, 28% of people in DE74 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 DE74 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

  • 87%WORKING
  • 13%UNEMPLOYED

13% of people in DE74 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 28%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DE74Leicestershire

Leicestershire

The county of Leicestershire

DE74 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.

DE74 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DE74, 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 CodeDE74
Postal TownDerby
MSOA NameNorth West Leicestershire 002
LSOA NameNorth West Leicestershire 002D
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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