45,864TOTAL POPULATION
20,341HOUSEHOLDS
8.4%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£60,320AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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SE16 POSTCODE REGION

London (SE16)

The SE16 postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 1986 individual postcodes.

There are 5 electoral wards in the SE16 postcode area, including London which come under the local authority of the Southwark Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 29% of people in SE16 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 SE16 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

  • 79%WORKING
  • 21%UNEMPLOYED

21% of people in SE16 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 29%AB
  • 46%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 42%WHITE
  • 58%NON-WHITE

42% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SE16Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

SE16 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.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSE16
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameSouthwark 008
LSOA NameSouthwark 008E
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySouthwark
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SE16 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SE16, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Evelyn
Ratcliff
Rotherhithe
Shadwell
St George in the East
Wapping
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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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