12,637TOTAL POPULATION
4,787HOUSEHOLDS
4.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£60,320AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
WD7 POSTCODE REGION

Watford (WD7)

The WD7 postcode area is located in the Watford postcode town region, within the county of Hertfordshire, and contains a total of 697 individual postcodes.

There are 6 electoral wards in the WD7 postcode area, including Abbots Langley, Borehamwood, Bushey, Kings Langley, Radlett, Rickmansworth, Watford, which come under the local authority of the Hertsmere Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 39% of people in WD7 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 WD7 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in WD7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 39%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

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

ETHNICITY

  • 79%WHITE
  • 21%NON-WHITE

79% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

WD7Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire

The county of Hertfordshire

WD7 is located in the county of Hertfordshire, in England.

Hertfordshire has a total population of 1,176,700, making it the 12th largest county in the UK.

Hertfordshire has a total area of 634 square miles, and a population density of 716 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

WD7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of WD7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Abbots Langley
Borehamwood
Bushey
Kings Langley
Radlett
Rickmansworth
Watford
Hertfordshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeWD7
Postal TownWatford
MSOA NameHertsmere 005
LSOA NameHertsmere 005C
CountyHertfordshire
RegionHertfordshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityHertsmere
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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