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IntroductionWV4 5RG

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the WV4 5RG postcode area in Wolverhampton.

We've got loads of statistics for WV4 5RG, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsWV4 5RG

What social class do the population of WV4 5RG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is WV4 5RG 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 5RG from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 79%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in WV45RG male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Penn.


  • 30%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 30% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 28%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in WV4 5RG is 28%. Single and 'other' people is 72%.


  • 79%WHITE
  • 23%NON-WHITE

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


  • 89.7%WORKING

4.1% 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 5RG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

WV4 5RG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around WV4 5RG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in WV4 5RG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

WV4 5RG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around WV4 5RG reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

WV4 5RG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area WV45RG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in WV4 5RG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the WV4 5RG area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near WV4 5RG

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to WV4 5RG.

Travel around WV4 5RG

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 5RG

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 5RG area.

Taxis near WV4 5RG

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near WV4 5RG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near WV4 5RG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near WV4 5RG


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around WV4 5RG.

What's on near WV4 5RG

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near WV4 5RG, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near WV4 5RG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area WV4 5RG.

Hotels near WV4 5RG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near WV4 5RG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information WV4 5RG

Local Amenities

Banks near WV4 5RG


Find the nearest bank or building society in WV4 5RG. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near WV4 5RG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the WV4 5RG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near WV4 5RG



The nearest schools in the WV4 5RG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near WV4 5RG

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres WV4 5RG

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in WV4 5RG


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near WV4 5RG.

Emergencies in WV4 5RG

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 5RG



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around WV4 5RG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in WV4 5RG

Essential InformationWV4 5RG

WV45RG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeWV4 5RG
Postal TownWolverhampton
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

WV45RG Postal District

Compass Postal District

WV4 5RG 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 5RG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wolverhampton1.9 miles N
Sedgley2.1 miles SE
Wombourn2.3 miles SW
Coseley2.7 miles E
Bilston3.4 miles E
Trescott3.7 miles W
Tipton3.9 miles SE
Wednesfield4 miles NE
Trysull4 miles W
Woodside4.2 miles SE
Scisdon4.4 miles W
Seisdon4.4 miles W
Dudley4.8 miles SE
Darlaston4.8 miles E
Brierley Hill5.3 miles SE
London114 miles E
Glasgow241 miles NW
Edinburgh238 miles N
Cardiff86 miles SW
Liverpool69 miles NW
Southampton119 miles SE
Saint Ives120 miles S

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