33,385TOTAL POPULATION
14,285HOUSEHOLDS
8.6%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£28,080AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
NP23 POSTCODE REGION

Newport (NP23)

The NP23 postcode area is located in the Newport postcode town region, within the county of Blaenau Gwent, and contains a total of 984 individual postcodes.

There are 13 electoral wards in the NP23 postcode area, including Abergavenny, Abertillery, Blackwood, Caldicot, Chepstow, Crickhowell, Cwmbran, Ebbw Vale, Monmouth, New Tredegar, Newport, Pontypool, Tredegar, Usk, which come under the local authority of the Blaenau Gwent Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 10% of people in NP23 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 NP23 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 85%WORKING
  • 15%UNEMPLOYED

15% of people in NP23 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 10%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 40%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

NP23Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent

The county of Blaenau Gwent

NP23 is located in the county of Blaenau Gwent, in Wales.

Blaenau Gwent has a total population of 69,600, making it the 21st largest county in the UK.

Blaenau Gwent has a total area of 42 square miles, and a population density of 640 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

NP23 Electoral Wards

The postal region of NP23, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Abergavenny
Abertillery
Blackwood
Caldicot
Chepstow
Crickhowell
Cwmbran
Ebbw Vale
Monmouth
New Tredegar
Newport
Pontypool
Tredegar
Usk
Blaenau Gwent Postal Town Map
Outward CodeNP23
Postal TownNewport
MSOA NameBlaenau Gwent 002
LSOA NameBlaenau Gwent 002C
CountyBlaenau Gwent
RegionBlaenau Gwent
CountryWales
Local AuthorityBlaenau Gwent
Area ClassificationUnclassified
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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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