35,443TOTAL POPULATION
15,373HOUSEHOLDS
7.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£33,800AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
SR8 POSTCODE REGION

Sunderland (SR8)

The SR8 postcode area is located in the Sunderland postcode town region, within the county of Durham, and contains a total of 1229 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the SR8 postcode area, including Peterlee, Seaham, Sunderland, which come under the local authority of the County Durham Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 10% of people in SR8 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 SR8 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 SR8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 10%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 42%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 98%WHITE
  • 2%NON-WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SR8Durham

Durham

The county of Durham

SR8 is located in the county of Durham, in England.

Durham has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.

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

SR8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SR8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Peterlee
Seaham
Sunderland
Durham Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSR8
Postal TownSunderland
MSOA NameCounty Durham 037
LSOA NameCounty Durham 037A
CountyDurham
RegionDurham
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCounty Durham
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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