15,589TOTAL POPULATION
7,009HOUSEHOLDS
5.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£33,280AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
OL14 POSTCODE REGION

Oldham (OL14)

The OL14 postcode area is located in the Oldham postcode town region, within the county of West Yorkshire, and contains a total of 982 individual postcodes.

There are 6 electoral wards in the OL14 postcode area, including Ashton-Under-Lyne, Bacup, Heywood, Littleborough, Oldham, Rochdale, Todmorden, which come under the local authority of the Calderdale Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 23% of people in OL14 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 OL14 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in OL14 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 23%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 93%WHITE
  • 7%NON-WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

OL14West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

The county of West Yorkshire

OL14 is located in the county of West Yorkshire, in England.

West Yorkshire has a total population of 2,299,700, making it the 4th largest county in the UK.

West Yorkshire has a total area of 783 square miles, and a population density of 1133 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

OL14 Electoral Wards

The postal region of OL14, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Ashton-Under-Lyne
Bacup
Heywood
Littleborough
Oldham
Rochdale
Todmorden
West Yorkshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeOL14
Postal TownOldham
MSOA NameCalderdale 013
LSOA NameCalderdale 013B
CountyWest Yorkshire
RegionWest Yorkshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCalderdale
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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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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