4,404TOTAL POPULATION
1,979HOUSEHOLDS
4.2%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£30,680AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
LD8 POSTCODE REGION

Llandrindod Wells (LD8)

The LD8 postcode area is located in the Llandrindod Wells postcode town region, within the county of Powys, and contains a total of 204 individual postcodes.

There are 8 electoral wards in the LD8 postcode area, including Brecon, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Knighton, Llandrindod Wells, Llangammarch Wells, Llanwrtyd Wells, Presteigne, Rhayader, which come under the local authority of the Powys Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 19% of people in LD8 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 LD8 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in LD8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 19%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

LD8Powys

Powys

The county of Powys

LD8 is located in the county of Powys, in Wales.

Powys has a total population of 132,200, making it the 11th largest county in the UK.

Powys has a total area of 2000 square miles, and a population density of 25 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

LD8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of LD8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Brecon
Llanelwedd
Builth Wells
Knighton
Llandrindod Wells
Llangammarch Wells
Llanwrtyd Wells
Presteigne
Rhayader
Powys Postal Town Map
Outward CodeLD8
Postal TownLlandrindod Wells
MSOA NamePowys 011
LSOA NamePowys 011G
CountyPowys
RegionPowys
CountryWales
Local AuthorityPowys
Area ClassificationUnclassified
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