27,444TOTAL POPULATION
11,144HOUSEHOLDS
6.4%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£35,880AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
RM15 POSTCODE REGION

Romford (RM15)

The RM15 postcode area is located in the Romford postcode town region, within the county of Essex, and contains a total of 736 individual postcodes.

There are 8 electoral wards in the RM15 postcode area, including Dagenham, Grays, Hornchurch, Purfleet, Rainham, Romford, South Ockendon, Tilbury, Upminster, which come under the local authority of the Thurrock Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 12% of people in RM15 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 RM15 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in RM15 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 12%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 29%DE

According to census records, 12% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 84%WHITE
  • 16%NON-WHITE

84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

RM15Essex

Essex

The county of Essex

RM15 is located in the county of Essex, in England.

Essex has a total population of 1,802,200, making it the 7th largest county in the UK.

Essex has a total area of 1417 square miles, and a population density of 491 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

RM15 Electoral Wards

The postal region of RM15, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Dagenham
Grays
Hornchurch
Purfleet
Rainham
Romford
South Ockendon
Tilbury
Upminster
Essex Postal Town Map
Outward CodeRM15
Postal TownRomford
MSOA NameThurrock 008
LSOA NameThurrock 008E
CountyEssex
RegionEssex
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityThurrock
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (RM) and estimated address.

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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