7,108TOTAL POPULATION
3,112HOUSEHOLDS
5.6%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£35,360AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
WV9 POSTCODE REGION

Wolverhampton (WV9)

The WV9 postcode area is located in the Wolverhampton postcode town region, within the county of Staffordshire, and contains a total of individual postcodes.

There are 3 electoral wards in the WV9 postcode area, including Bilston, Bridgnorth, Willenhall, Wolverhampton, which come under the local authority of the South Staffordshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 18% of people in WV9 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 WV9 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 88%WORKING
  • 12%UNEMPLOYED

12% of people in WV9 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 18%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 81%WHITE
  • 19%NON-WHITE

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

WV9Staffordshire

Staffordshire

The county of Staffordshire

WV9 is located in the county of Staffordshire, in England.

Staffordshire has a total population of 1,120,300, making it the 17th largest county in the UK.

Staffordshire has a total area of 1047 square miles, and a population density of 412 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

WV9 Electoral Wards

The postal region of WV9, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bilston
Bridgnorth
Willenhall
Wolverhampton
Staffordshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeWV9
Postal TownWolverhampton
MSOA NameSouth Staffordshire 006
LSOA NameSouth Staffordshire 006B
CountyStaffordshire
RegionStaffordshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySouth Staffordshire
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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