37,066TOTAL POPULATION
15,960HOUSEHOLDS
6.2%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£26,520AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DN21 POSTCODE REGION

Doncaster (DN21)

The DN21 postcode area is located in the Doncaster postcode town region, within the county of Lincolnshire, and contains a total of individual postcodes.

There are 12 electoral wards in the DN21 postcode area, including Barnetby, Barrow-Upon-Humber, Barton-Upon-Humber, Brigg, Cleethorpes, Doncaster, Gainsborough, Goole, Grimsby, Immingham, Retford, Scunthorpe, Ulceby, which come under the local authority of the West Lindsey Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 17% of people in DN21 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 DN21 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 DN21 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 17%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 17% 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%.

DN21Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire

The county of Lincolnshire

DN21 is located in the county of Lincolnshire, in England.

Lincolnshire has a total population of 1,073,300, making it the 18th largest county in the UK.

Lincolnshire has a total area of 2693 square miles, and a population density of 153 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

DN21 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DN21, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Barnetby
Barrow-Upon-Humber
Barton-Upon-Humber
Brigg
Cleethorpes
Doncaster
Gainsborough
Goole
Grimsby
Immingham
Retford
Scunthorpe
Ulceby
Lincolnshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDN21
Postal TownDoncaster
MSOA NameWest Lindsey 004
LSOA NameWest Lindsey 004D
CountyLincolnshire
RegionLincolnshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityWest Lindsey
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)
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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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