14,856TOTAL POPULATION
6,603HOUSEHOLDS
4.5%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£37,440AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
PE38 POSTCODE REGION

Peterborough (PE38)

The PE38 postcode area is located in the Peterborough postcode town region, within the county of Norfolk, and contains a total of 548 individual postcodes.

There are 17 electoral wards in the PE38 postcode area, including Boston, Bourne, Chatteris, Downham Market, Hunstanton, Huntingdon, King's Lynn, March, Peterborough, Sandringham, Skegness, Spalding, Spilsby, St Ives, St Neots, Stamford, Swaffham, Wisbech, which come under the local authority of the King's Lynn and West Norfolk Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 17% of people in PE38 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 PE38 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in PE38 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 17%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 27%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

PE38Norfolk

Norfolk

The county of Norfolk

PE38 is located in the county of Norfolk, in England.

Norfolk has a total population of 892,900, making it the 25th largest county in the UK.

Norfolk has a total area of 2080 square miles, and a population density of 165 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

PE38 Electoral Wards

The postal region of PE38, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Boston
Bourne
Chatteris
Downham Market
Hunstanton
Huntingdon
King's Lynn
March
Peterborough
Sandringham
Skegness
Spalding
Spilsby
St Ives
St Neots
Stamford
Swaffham
Wisbech
Norfolk Postal Town Map
Outward CodePE38
Postal TownPeterborough
MSOA NameKing's Lynn and West Norfolk 018
LSOA NameKing's Lynn and West Norfolk 018A
CountyNorfolk
RegionNorfolk
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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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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