50,706TOTAL POPULATION
22,064HOUSEHOLDS
3.8%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£34,840AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
SK6 POSTCODE REGION

Stockport (SK6)

The SK6 postcode area is located in the Stockport postcode town region, within the county of Greater Manchester, and contains a total of 1810 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the SK6 postcode area, including Alderley Edge, Buxton, Cheadle, Dukinfield, Glossop, High Peak, Hyde, Macclesfield, Stalybridge, Stockport, Wilmslow, which come under the local authority of the Stockport Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 28% of people in SK6 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 SK6 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in SK6 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 28%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 95%WHITE
  • 5%NON-WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SK6Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester

The county of Greater Manchester

SK6 is located in the county of Greater Manchester, in England.

Greater Manchester has a total population of 2,782,100, making it the 3rd largest county in the UK.

Greater Manchester has a total area of 492 square miles, and a population density of 2180 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

SK6 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SK6, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alderley Edge
Buxton
Cheadle
Dukinfield
Glossop
High Peak
Hyde
Macclesfield
Stalybridge
Stockport
Wilmslow
Greater Manchester Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSK6
Postal TownStockport
MSOA NameStockport 009
LSOA NameStockport 009C
CountyGreater Manchester
RegionGreater Manchester
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityStockport
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
Browse Postcodes in SK6

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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 (SK) 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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