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IntroductionSR3 2AW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the SR3 2AW postcode area in Sunderland.

We've got loads of statistics for SR3 2AW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsSR3 2AW

What social class do the population of SR3 2AW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is SR3 2AW in Sunderland, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about SR3 2AW from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 47.6%Male
  • 52.4%Female

From the last census, 47.6% of people in SR32AW male, and 52.4% female. Women outnumber men in Silksworth.


  • 9%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 37%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 36%SINGLE
  • 44%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in SR3 2AW is 36%. Single and 'other' people is 64%.


  • 100%WHITE

100% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.9%WORKING

6% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in SR3 2AW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

SR3 2AW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around SR3 2AW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in SR3 2AW

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

SR3 2AW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around SR3 2AW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

SR3 2AW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area SR32AW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in SR3 2AW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the SR3 2AW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near SR3 2AW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to SR3 2AW.

Travel around SR3 2AW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near SR3 2AW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the SR3 2AW area.

Taxis near SR3 2AW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near SR3 2AW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near SR3 2AW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near SR3 2AW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around SR3 2AW.

What's on near SR3 2AW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near SR3 2AW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near SR3 2AW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area SR3 2AW.

Hotels near SR3 2AW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near SR3 2AW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information SR3 2AW

Local Amenities

Banks near SR3 2AW


Find the nearest bank or building society in SR3 2AW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near SR3 2AW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the SR3 2AW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near SR3 2AW



The nearest schools in the SR3 2AW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near SR3 2AW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres SR3 2AW

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in SR3 2AW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near SR3 2AW.

Emergencies in SR3 2AW

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in SR3 2AW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around SR3 2AW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in SR3 2AW

Essential InformationSR3 2AW

SR32AW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeSR3 2AW
Postal TownSunderland
Ward Name
CountyTyne and Wear
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SR32AW Postal District

Compass Postal District

SR3 2AW postcode is located in the postal town of Sunderland. Sunderland postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode SR3 2AW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Silksworth0.5 miles SW
Houghton Le Spring2.8 miles W
Sunderland3 miles NE
Seaham3.7 miles E
Hetton Le Hole4.1 miles SW
Washington4.8 miles W
South Hetton4.9 miles S
West Rainton5.3 miles SW
Hawthorn5.4 miles SE
Low Moorsley5.5 miles SW
Boldon5.9 miles NW
Haswell6.1 miles S
Easington6.3 miles SE
Chester-le-Street6.5 miles W
Sherburn Hill6.8 miles SW
London239 miles SE
Glasgow129 miles W
Edinburgh102 miles NW
Cardiff245 miles S
Liverpool120 miles SW
Southampton274 miles S
Saint Ives280 miles S

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