30,277TOTAL POPULATION
12,908HOUSEHOLDS
2.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£39,520AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
GL3 POSTCODE REGION

Gloucester (GL3)

The GL3 postcode area is located in the Gloucester postcode town region, within the county of Gloucestershire, and contains a total of 1152 individual postcodes.

There are 27 electoral wards in the GL3 postcode area, including Badminton, Berkeley, Blakeney, Cheltenham, Chipping Campden, Cinderford, Cirencester, Coleford, Drybrook, Dursley, Dymock, Fairford, Gloucester, Lechlade, Longhope, Lydbrook, Lydney, Mitcheldean, Moreton-In-Marsh, Newent, Newnham, Ruardean, Stonehouse, Stroud, Tetbury, Tewkesbury, Westbury-On-Severn, Wotton-Under-Edge, which come under the local authority of the Tewkesbury Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in GL3 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 GL3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in GL3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 25%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 18%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 93%WHITE
  • 7%NON-WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

GL3Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire

The county of Gloucestershire

GL3 is located in the county of Gloucestershire, in England.

Gloucestershire has a total population of 900,800, making it the 23rd largest county in the UK.

Gloucestershire has a total area of 1216 square miles, and a population density of 285 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

GL3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of GL3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Badminton
Berkeley
Blakeney
Cheltenham
Chipping Campden
Cinderford
Cirencester
Coleford
Drybrook
Dursley
Dymock
Fairford
Gloucester
Lechlade
Longhope
Lydbrook
Lydney
Mitcheldean
Moreton-In-Marsh
Newent
Newnham
Ruardean
Stonehouse
Stroud
Tetbury
Tewkesbury
Westbury-On-Severn
Wotton-Under-Edge
Gloucestershire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeGL3
Postal TownGloucester
MSOA NameTewkesbury 007
LSOA NameTewkesbury 007D
CountyGloucestershire
RegionGloucestershire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityTewkesbury
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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