38,726TOTAL POPULATION
16,980HOUSEHOLDS
6.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£36,920AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
SR3 POSTCODE REGION

Sunderland (SR3)

The SR3 postcode area is located in the Sunderland postcode town region, within the county of Tyne and Wear, and contains a total of 1077 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the SR3 postcode area, including Peterlee, Seaham, Sunderland, which come under the local authority of the Sunderland Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 14% of people in SR3 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 SR3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 86%WORKING
  • 14%UNEMPLOYED

14% of people in SR3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 14%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 34%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SR3Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear

The county of Tyne and Wear

SR3 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.

SR3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SR3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Peterlee
Seaham
Sunderland
Tyne and Wear Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSR3
Postal TownSunderland
MSOA NameSunderland 031
LSOA NameSunderland 031B
CountyTyne and Wear
RegionTyne and Wear
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySunderland
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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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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