The M17 postcode area is located in the Manchester postcode town region, within the county of Greater Manchester, and contains a total of 359 individual postcodes.
There are 2 electoral wards in the M17 postcode area, including Manchester, Sale, Salford, which come under the local authority of the Salford Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 18% of people in M17 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 M17 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
14% of people in M17 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
72% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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M17 is located in the county of Greater Manchester, in England.
Greater Manchester has a total population of 2,782,100, making it the 3rd largest county in the UK.
Greater Manchester has a total area of 492 square miles, and a population density of 2180 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
M17 Electoral Wards
The postal region of M17, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Salford 028|
|LSOA Name||Salford 028F|
|Area Classification||Urban with Major Conurbation|
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