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IntroductionWV4 4YR

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the WV4 4YR postcode area in Wolverhampton.

We've got loads of statistics for WV4 4YR, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsWV4 4YR

What social class do the population of WV4 4YR belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is WV4 4YR in Wolverhampton, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about WV4 4YR from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 83%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 47.2%Male
  • 52.8%Female

From the last census, 47.2% of people in WV44YR male, and 52.8% female. Women outnumber men in Merry Hill.


  • 16%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 32%DE

According to census records, 16% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in WV4 4YR is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 81%WHITE
  • 20%NON-WHITE

81% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.2%WORKING

7.4% 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 WV4 4YR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

WV4 4YR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around WV4 4YR, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in WV4 4YR

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

WV4 4YR Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around WV4 4YR reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

WV4 4YR Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area WV44YR. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in WV4 4YR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the WV4 4YR area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near WV4 4YR

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to WV4 4YR.

Travel around WV4 4YR

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 WV4 4YR

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 WV4 4YR area.

Taxis near WV4 4YR

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near WV4 4YR, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near WV4 4YR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near WV4 4YR


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around WV4 4YR.

What's on near WV4 4YR

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near WV4 4YR, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near WV4 4YR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area WV4 4YR.

Hotels near WV4 4YR

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near WV4 4YR, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information WV4 4YR

Local Amenities

Banks near WV4 4YR


Find the nearest bank or building society in WV4 4YR. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near WV4 4YR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the WV4 4YR postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near WV4 4YR



The nearest schools in the WV4 4YR area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near WV4 4YR

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 WV4 4YR

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in WV4 4YR


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near WV4 4YR.

Emergencies in WV4 4YR

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 WV4 4YR



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around WV4 4YR. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in WV4 4YR

Essential InformationWV4 4YR

WV44YR Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeWV4 4YR
Postal TownWolverhampton
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

WV44YR Postal District

Compass Postal District

WV4 4YR postcode is located in the postal town of Wolverhampton. Wolverhampton 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 WV4 4YR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wolverhampton2 miles E
Trescott2.4 miles W
Wombourn2.6 miles S
Scisdon3.1 miles W
Seisdon3.1 miles W
Trysull3.5 miles SW
Sedgley3.6 miles SE
Pattingham3.9 miles W
Coseley4.1 miles E
Wednesfield4.4 miles E
Codsall4.5 miles N
Bilston4.6 miles E
Healthton5.2 miles W
Stanlow5.3 miles W
Halfpenny Green5.3 miles SW
London115 miles E
Glasgow239 miles NW
Edinburgh237 miles N
Cardiff86 miles SW
Liverpool68 miles NW
Southampton120 miles SE
Saint Ives121 miles S

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