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Nottingham (NG12)

The NG12 postcode area is located in the Nottingham postcode town region, within the county of Nottinghamshire, and contains a total of 1085 individual postcodes.

There are 51 electoral wards in the NG12 postcode area, including Grantham, Mansfield, Newark, Nottingham, Sleaford, Southwell, Sutton-In-Ashfield which come under the local authority of the Rushcliffe Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 35% of people in NG12 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 NG12 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.

The NG12 postcode is located in the Nottingham district of England. It covers approximately 11.3 square miles and is home to approximately 33,000 people.

The main town in the NG12 district is Radcliffe-on-Trent, a small village-style town in the Rushcliffe borough. Just over a third of the population live in the village itself, while the remainder of the area is made up of surrounding rural villages and hamlets.

Transport links to the NG12 postcode are excellent. The postcode is just 10 minutes away from Nottingham station, with regular trains to London arriving every hour. The area is also served by both bus and coach services—which are frequent and regular—as well as a range of taxis and mini-cab companies.

The area has a number of local shopping centres, markets, and independent stores. There are numerous pubs and restaurants, as well as a range of cafés, bakeries, and take-aways.

The NG12 postcode is home to Rushcliffe Country Park, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which includes a chain of small lakes, woodlands, and grassland areas. The landscape is ideal for outdoor activities such as walking, jogging, biking, and bird-watching.

The area is also home to a range of educational institutions, including primary and secondary schools, colleges, and universities. The University of Nottingham is just a short drive away.

The local economy is diverse, and includes a range of industries from leisure to engineering to healthcare. The NG12 postcode is an attractive place to live and work. House prices are affordable, and the area offers a good quality of life.

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  • 91%WORKING

9% of people in NG12 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 35%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 35% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 92%WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Nottinghamshire

NG12 is located in the county of Nottinghamshire, in England.

Nottinghamshire has a total population of 1,136,000, making it the 15th largest county in the UK.

Nottinghamshire has a total area of 834 square miles, and a population density of 526 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Nottinghamshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeNG12
Postal TownNottingham
MSOA NameRushcliffe 003
LSOA NameRushcliffe 003E
Local AuthorityRushcliffe
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

NG12 Electoral Wards

The postal region of NG12, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Burrowsmoor Holt
Burton Joyce
Colston Bassett
Cropwell Bishop
Cropwell Butler
East Bridgford
Fairham Brook
Grantham Canal
Grantham Canal
Hickling Pastures
Holme Lane
Holme Pierrepont
Long Clawson
Plumtree Park
Radcliffe on Trent
Stoke Bardolph
Upper Broughton
Browse Postcodes in NG12

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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'.

Your views ofNG12

DL, Nottingham

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Hi there, there are more postcode in the NG12 now. I am living in NG12 4LB which is "newly developed" near the Sharphill Woods. Hope you can update your record with these new estates. By the way, NG12 is a good place. Thanks.

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