5,336TOTAL POPULATION
2,595HOUSEHOLDS
10.3%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£27,560AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
SR1 POSTCODE REGION

Sunderland (SR1)

The SR1 postcode area is located in the Sunderland postcode town region, within the county of Tyne and Wear, and contains a total of 668 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the SR1 postcode area, including Peterlee, Seaham, Sunderland, which come under the local authority of the Sunderland Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 11% of people in SR1 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 SR1 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 74%WORKING
  • 26%UNEMPLOYED

26% of people in SR1 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 11%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 39%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 83%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

83% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SR1Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear

The county of Tyne and Wear

SR1 is located in the county of Tyne and Wear, in England.

Tyne and Wear has a total population of 1,128,800, making it the 16th largest county in the UK.

Tyne and Wear has a total area of 210 square miles, and a population density of 2090 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

SR1 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SR1, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Peterlee
Seaham
Sunderland
Tyne and Wear Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSR1
Postal TownSunderland
MSOA NameSunderland 013
LSOA NameSunderland 013B
CountyTyne and Wear
RegionTyne and Wear
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySunderland
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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