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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.
9% of people in KT8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
82% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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:
|Postal Town||Kingston Upon Thames|
|MSOA Name||Elmbridge 002|
|LSOA Name||Elmbridge 002C|
|Area Classification||Urban with Major Conurbation|
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