53,832TOTAL POPULATION
22,314HOUSEHOLDS
3.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£47,840AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
LU7 POSTCODE REGION

Luton (LU7)

The LU7 postcode area is located in the Luton postcode town region, within the county of Bedfordshire, and contains a total of 2526 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the LU7 postcode area, including Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard, Luton, which come under the local authority of the Central Bedfordshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 31% of people in LU7 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 LU7 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

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in LU7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 31%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 31% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 91%WHITE
  • 9%NON-WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

LU7Bedfordshire

Bedfordshire

The county of Bedfordshire

LU7 is located in the county of Bedfordshire, in England.

Bedfordshire has a total population of 664,500, making it the 36th largest county in the UK.

Bedfordshire has a total area of 477 square miles, and a population density of 537 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

LU7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of LU7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Dunstable
Leighton Buzzard
Luton
Bedfordshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeLU7
Postal TownLuton
MSOA NameCentral Bedfordshire 019
LSOA NameCentral Bedfordshire 019A
CountyBedfordshire
RegionBedfordshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCentral Bedfordshire
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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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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