35,543TOTAL POPULATION
11,018HOUSEHOLDS
13.5%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£43,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
IG3 POSTCODE REGION

Ilford (IG3)

The IG3 postcode area is located in the Ilford postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 731 individual postcodes.

There are 5 electoral wards in the IG3 postcode area, including Barking, Buckhurst Hill, Chigwell, Ilford, Loughton, Woodford Green, which come under the local authority of the Redbridge Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 23% of people in IG3 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 IG3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 74%WORKING
  • 26%UNEMPLOYED

26% of people in IG3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 23%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 27%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 17%WHITE
  • 83%NON-WHITE

17% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

IG3Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

IG3 is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

IG3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of IG3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Barking
Buckhurst Hill
Chigwell
Ilford
Loughton
Woodford Green
Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeIG3
Postal TownIlford
MSOA NameRedbridge 034
LSOA NameRedbridge 034B
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityRedbridge
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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