861TOTAL POPULATION
376HOUSEHOLDS
6.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£56,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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WC2N POSTCODE REGION

London (WC2N)

The WC2N postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 494 individual postcodes.

There are 1 electoral wards in the WC2N postcode area, including London which come under the local authority of the City of London,Westminster Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 43% of people in WC2N 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 WC2N 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

  • 78%WORKING
  • 22%UNEMPLOYED

22% of people in WC2N are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 43%AB
  • 44%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 43% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 45%WHITE
  • 55%NON-WHITE

45% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

WC2NGreater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

WC2N 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 CodeWC2N
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameWestminster 018
LSOA NameWestminster 018A
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCity of London,Westminster
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

WC2N Electoral Wards

The postal region of WC2N, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Holborn
St Giles
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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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