Wolverhampton (WV7)

The WV7 postcode area is located in the Wolverhampton postcode town region, within the county of Shropshire, and contains a total of individual postcodes.

There are 3 electoral wards in the WV7 postcode area, including Bilston, Bridgnorth, Willenhall, Wolverhampton, which come under the local authority of the Shropshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in WV7 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 WV7 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.



  • 91%WORKING

9% of people in WV7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 25%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.



The county of Shropshire

WV7 is located in the county of Shropshire, in England.

Shropshire has a total population of 486,300, making it the 42nd largest county in the UK.

Shropshire has a total area of 1346 square miles, and a population density of 139 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

WV7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of WV7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Shropshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeWV7
Postal TownWolverhampton
MSOA NameShropshire 027
LSOA NameShropshire 027D
Local AuthorityShropshire
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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