Shetland Isles (ZE3)

The ZE3 postcode area is located in the Shetland Isles postcode town region, within the county of Shetland Islands, and contains a total of 13 individual postcodes.

There are 0 electoral wards in the ZE3 postcode area, including Shetland, which come under the local authority of the Shetland Islands Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 0% of people in ZE3 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 ZE3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.



  • 100%WORKING

0% of people in ZE3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 0%AB
  • 0%C2/C2
  • 0%DE

According to census records, 0% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 0%WHITE
  • 100%NON-WHITE

0% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

ZE3Shetland Islands

Shetland Islands

The county of Shetland Islands

ZE3 is located in the county of Shetland Islands, in Scotland.

Shetland Islands has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.

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

ZE3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of ZE3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Shetland Islands Postal Town Map
Outward CodeZE3
Postal TownShetland Isles
MSOA NameShetland South
CountyShetland Islands
RegionShetland Islands
Local AuthorityShetland Islands
Area ClassificationUnclassified
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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 (ZE) 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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