The S5 postcode area is located in the Sheffield postcode town region, within the county of South Yorkshire, and contains a total of 1220 individual postcodes.
There are 7 electoral wards in the S5 postcode area, including Barnsley, Chesterfield, Dronfield, Hope Valley, Mexborough, Rotherham, Sheffield, Worksop, which come under the local authority of the Sheffield Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 8% of people in S5 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 S5 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
19% of people in S5 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 8% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
76% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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S5 is located in the county of South Yorkshire, in England.
South Yorkshire has a total population of 1,385,000, making it the 10th largest county in the UK.
South Yorkshire has a total area of 599 square miles, and a population density of 892 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
S5 Electoral Wards
The postal region of S5, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Sheffield 007|
|LSOA Name||Sheffield 007C|
|Area Classification||Urban with Minor Conurbation|
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