28,293TOTAL POPULATION
12,288HOUSEHOLDS
4.7%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£43,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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SM2 POSTCODE REGION

Sutton (SM2)

The SM2 postcode area is located in the Sutton postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 831 individual postcodes.

There are 3 electoral wards in the SM2 postcode area, including Banstead, Carshalton, Morden, Sutton, Wallington which come under the local authority of the Sutton Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 39% of people in SM2 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 SM2 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


SM2 postcode is a postal district that covers parts of Sutton, a borough in South London, UK. The area is mostly residential with some industrial and retail development in the vicinity. The postcode district of SM2 runs from South Sutton in the east to Benhilton in the west, and from Hackbridge in the north to Morden in the south.

The area is served by a range of transport links. A number of bus routes run through the area, providing links to other parts of Sutton and other destinations beyond. Sutton railway station is located in the postcode district, which provides access to London and destinations further afield. Other nearby stations include South Merton, Malden, Belmont and Carshalton, all of which offer fast commuter links to Central London. The area is also served by a number of local green spaces, including Manor Park and Grovelands Park, as well as the access to the River Wandle.

The area has a range of local amenities, including convenience stores, cafes, restaurants, bars and pubs. Schooling is provided by local primary schools and one secondary school. There are also a number of local hospitals, including the Epsom and St Helier, Royal Marsden, and St Georges Hospitals.

The area is home to a wide range of cultural attractions, such as Glaziers Marketplace, Sutton Arts Centre, Grange Museum, St Peter's Church and Sutton Electricity Sub-Station.

The area has a diverse population with a large multicultural presence, making it a vibrant and friendly place to live. The property market in the area is diverse, with many different styles of residential and commercial property available. This includes a range of terraced houses, flats and conversions, as well as a selection of modern and luxury developments. There are plenty of local leisure options for residents, including parks, sports and leisure centres, and cinemas.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in SM2 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 39%AB
  • 48%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 39% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 69%WHITE
  • 31%NON-WHITE

69% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SM2Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

SM2 is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSM2
Postal TownSutton
MSOA NameSutton 021
LSOA NameSutton 021B
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySutton
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SM2 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SM2, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Belmont
Cheam
East Ewell
Sutton
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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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