23,260TOTAL POPULATION
9,448HOUSEHOLDS
3.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£48,360AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
OX5 POSTCODE REGION

Oxford (OX5)

The OX5 postcode area is located in the Oxford postcode town region, within the county of Oxfordshire, and contains a total of 1229 individual postcodes.

There are 16 electoral wards in the OX5 postcode area, including Abingdon, Bampton, Banbury, Bicester, Burford, Carterton, Chinnor, Chipping Norton, Didcot, Kidlington, Oxford, Thame, Wallingford, Wantage, Watlington, Witney, Woodstock, which come under the local authority of the Cherwell Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 33% of people in OX5 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 OX5 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 OX5 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 33%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 88%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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OX5Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire

The county of Oxfordshire

OX5 is located in the county of Oxfordshire, in England.

Oxfordshire has a total population of 683,200, making it the 35th largest county in the UK.

Oxfordshire has a total area of 1005 square miles, and a population density of 262 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

OX5 Electoral Wards

The postal region of OX5, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Abingdon
Bampton
Banbury
Bicester
Burford
Carterton
Chinnor
Chipping Norton
Didcot
Kidlington
Oxford
Thame
Wallingford
Wantage
Watlington
Witney
Woodstock
Oxfordshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeOX5
Postal TownOxford
MSOA NameCherwell 017
LSOA NameCherwell 017D
CountyOxfordshire
RegionOxfordshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCherwell
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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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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