19,534TOTAL POPULATION
8,239HOUSEHOLDS
3.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£66,040AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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KT8 POSTCODE REGION

Kingston Upon Thames (KT8)

The KT8 postcode area is located in the Kingston Upon Thames postcode town region, within the county of Surrey, and contains a total of 1034 individual postcodes.

There are 18 electoral wards in the KT8 postcode area, including Addlestone, Ashtead, Chertsey, Chessington, Cobham, East Molesey, Epsom, Esher, Kingston Upon Thames, Leatherhead, New Malden, Surbiton, Tadworth, Thames Ditton, Walton-On-Thames, West Byfleet, West Molesey, Weybridge, Worcester Park, which come under the local authority of the Elmbridge Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 38% of people in KT8 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 KT8 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in KT8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 38%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 82%WHITE
  • 18%NON-WHITE

82% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

KT8Surrey

Surrey

The county of Surrey

KT8 is located in the county of Surrey, in England.

Surrey has a total population of 1,176,500, making it the 13th largest county in the UK.

Surrey has a total area of 642 square miles, and a population density of 707 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

KT8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of KT8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Addlestone
Ashtead
Chertsey
Chessington
Cobham
East Molesey
Epsom
Esher
Kingston Upon Thames
Leatherhead
New Malden
Surbiton
Tadworth
Thames Ditton
Walton-On-Thames
West Byfleet
West Molesey
Weybridge
Worcester Park
Surrey Postal Town Map
Outward CodeKT8
Postal TownKingston Upon Thames
MSOA NameElmbridge 002
LSOA NameElmbridge 002C
CountySurrey
RegionSurrey
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityElmbridge
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
Browse Postcodes in KT8

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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (KT) and estimated address.

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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