The S40 postcode area is located in the Sheffield postcode town region, within the county of Derbyshire, and contains a total of 1569 individual postcodes.
There are 7 electoral wards in the S40 postcode area, including Barnsley, Chesterfield, Dronfield, Hope Valley, Mexborough, Rotherham, Sheffield, Worksop, which come under the local authority of the Chesterfield Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 22% of people in S40 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 S40 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
10% of people in S40 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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S40 is located in the county of Derbyshire, in England.
Derbyshire has a total population of 1,042,000, making it the 20th largest county in the UK.
Derbyshire has a total area of 1013 square miles, and a population density of 396 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
S40 Electoral Wards
The postal region of S40, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Chesterfield 010|
|LSOA Name||Chesterfield 010G|
|Area Classification||Urban with City and Town|
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