24,199TOTAL POPULATION
10,030HOUSEHOLDS
3.4%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£42,640AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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SG19 POSTCODE REGION

Stevenage (SG19)

The SG19 postcode area is located in the Stevenage postcode town region, within the county of Bedfordshire, and contains a total of 899 individual postcodes.

There are 42 electoral wards in the SG19 postcode area, including Arlesey, Baldock, Biggleswade, Buntingford, Henlow, Hertford, Hitchin, Knebworth, Letchworth Garden City, Much Hadham, Royston, Sandy, Shefford, Stevenage, Ware which come under the local authority of the Central Bedfordshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 29% of people in SG19 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 SG19 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


The SG19 postcode is an area made up of nine post towns in the East of England, located in and around the district of Bedfordshire. The places covered by the postcode are Arlesey, Biggleswade, Sandy, Langford, Henlow, Blunham, Potton, Gamlingay, and Stotfold. These post towns provide a residential and business postal service catering to a population of 44,666 people (2015 estimate).

The area comprises of historic towns, large villages, undulating countryside, and small hamlets. There are a number of factories and businesses in the area, though mostly these are small to medium sized enterprises. There is also a large number of retailers including chain stores, supermarkets, convenience stores, and other household items outlets.

Arlesey is the largest of the post towns with a population of 8,091 (2011 census). It is a traditional market town with a wide range of shops and services available. It is the site of a number of historical and cultural landmarks, including Arlesey Castle, Arlesey Prison, and St Peters the Fisherman Church.

Biggleswade is the second largest town in the area, and is renowned for its market which has been running since the 15th century. It also has an impressive range of shops, pubs, and restaurants, plus a number of parks and open spaces.

Sandy is a town in the south of the postcode, with a population of 6,660 (2011 census). Sandy has a range of parks and open spaces, such as nearby Paxton Pits Nature Reserve. It has a number of independent shops, hairdressers, and restaurants, as well as supermarkets and convenience stores.

Langford and Henlow are two small, rural villages in the SG19 postcode. Langford has a population of 1,841 (2012 estimate), and is an important agricultural area with a few small shops and services. Henlow has a population of 1,822 (2012 estimate), and like Langford is a predominantly rural place, with a few shops and services.

Blunham, Potton, Gamlingay, and Stotfold are all small villages with a population of 2,753 (2012 estimate), 1,820 (2011 census), 1,737 (2011 census), and 4,949 (2011 census) respectively. All are mostly rural with a few shops and services located within them.

TheSG19 postcode has a range of bustling towns and peaceful villages with a wealth of local amenities. Whether you are looking for leisure facilities, shops, or services, this postcode has something to offer.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 92%WORKING
  • 8%UNEMPLOYED

8% of people in SG19 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 29%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 93%WHITE
  • 7%NON-WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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SG19Bedfordshire

Bedfordshire

The county of Bedfordshire

SG19 is located in the county of Bedfordshire, in England.

Bedfordshire has a total population of 664,500, making it the 36th largest county in the UK.

Bedfordshire has a total area of 477 square miles, and a population density of 537 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Bedfordshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSG19
Postal TownStevenage
MSOA NameCentral Bedfordshire 002
LSOA NameCentral Bedfordshire 002B
CountyBedfordshire
RegionBedfordshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCentral Bedfordshire
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

SG19 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SG19, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Abbotsley
Beeston
Blunham
Brook End
Chalton
Bedfordshire
Chawston
Church End
Bedfordshire
Cockayne Hatley
Deepdale
East Hatley
Everton
Gamlingay
Gamlingay Cinques
Gamlingay Great Heath
Great Gransden
Hatch
Hatley St George
Ickwell
Ickwell
Little Barford
Little End
Little Gransden
Lower Caldecote
Mogerhanger
Northill
Potton
Roxton
Sandy
Seddington
Shingay
Stratford
Sutton
Tadlow
Tempsford
Tetworth
Thorncote Green
Upper Caldecote
Waresley
Water End
Wrestlingworth
Wyboston
Browse Postcodes in SG19

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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 (SG) 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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