43,166TOTAL POPULATION
17,293HOUSEHOLDS
10.8%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£26,000AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DY4 POSTCODE REGION

Dudley (DY4)

The DY4 postcode area is located in the Dudley postcode town region, within the county of West Midlands, and contains a total of individual postcodes.

There are 7 electoral wards in the DY4 postcode area, including Bewdley, Brierley Hill, Dudley, Kidderminster, Kingswinford, Stourbridge, Stourport-On-Severn, Tipton, which come under the local authority of the Sandwell Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 9% of people in DY4 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 DY4 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83%WORKING
  • 17%UNEMPLOYED

17% of people in DY4 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 9%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 40%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 77%WHITE
  • 23%NON-WHITE

77% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DY4West Midlands

West Midlands

The county of West Midlands

DY4 is located in the county of West Midlands, in England.

West Midlands has a total population of 2,864,900, making it the 2nd largest county in the UK.

West Midlands has a total area of 348 square miles, and a population density of 3177 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

DY4 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DY4, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bewdley
Brierley Hill
Dudley
Kidderminster
Kingswinford
Stourbridge
Stourport-On-Severn
Tipton
West Midlands Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDY4
Postal TownDudley
MSOA NameSandwell 005
LSOA NameSandwell 005D
CountyWest Midlands
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySandwell
Area ClassificationUrban with Major 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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