30,203TOTAL POPULATION
13,783HOUSEHOLDS
3.4%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£41,080AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
PO19 POSTCODE REGION

Portsmouth (PO19)

The PO19 postcode area is located in the Portsmouth postcode town region, within the county of West Sussex, and contains a total of 2429 individual postcodes.

There are 23 electoral wards in the PO19 postcode area, including Bembridge, Bognor Regis, Chichester, Cowes, East Cowes, Emsworth, Fareham, Freshwater, Gosport, Havant, Hayling Island, Lee-On-The-Solent, Newport, Portsmouth, Rowland's Castle, Ryde, Sandown, Seaview, Shanklin, Southsea, Totland Bay, Ventnor, Waterlooville, Yarmouth, which come under the local authority of the Chichester Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 29% of people in PO19 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 PO19 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

  • 86%WORKING
  • 14%UNEMPLOYED

14% of people in PO19 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 29%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 29% 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%.

PO19West Sussex

West Sussex

The county of West Sussex

PO19 is located in the county of West Sussex, in England.

West Sussex has a total population of 843,800, making it the 28th largest county in the UK.

West Sussex has a total area of 770 square miles, and a population density of 423 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

PO19 Electoral Wards

The postal region of PO19, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bembridge
Bognor Regis
Chichester
Cowes
East Cowes
Emsworth
Fareham
Freshwater
Gosport
Havant
Hayling Island
Lee-On-The-Solent
Newport
Portsmouth
Rowland's Castle
Ryde
Sandown
Seaview
Shanklin
Southsea
Totland Bay
Ventnor
Waterlooville
Yarmouth
West Sussex Postal Town Map
Outward CodePO19
Postal TownPortsmouth
MSOA NameChichester 010
LSOA NameChichester 010D
CountyWest Sussex
RegionWest Sussex
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityChichester
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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