The HD3 postcode area is located in the Huddersfield postcode town region, within the county of West Yorkshire, and contains a total of 790 individual postcodes.
There are 2 electoral wards in the HD3 postcode area, including Brighouse, Holmfirth, Huddersfield, which come under the local authority of the Kirklees Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in HD3 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 HD3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
12% of people in HD3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
83% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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HD3 is located in the county of West Yorkshire, in England.
West Yorkshire has a total population of 2,299,700, making it the 4th largest county in the UK.
West Yorkshire has a total area of 783 square miles, and a population density of 1133 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
HD3 Electoral Wards
The postal region of HD3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Kirklees 034|
|LSOA Name||Kirklees 034C|
|Area Classification||Urban with Major Conurbation|
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