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The YO12 postcode area is located in the York postcode town region, within the county of North Yorkshire, and contains a total of 1091 individual postcodes.
There are 25 electoral wards in the YO12 postcode area, including Bridlington, Driffield, Filey, Malton, Pickering, Scarborough, Selby, Thirsk, Whitby, York which come under the local authority of the Scarborough Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 16% of people in YO12 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 YO12 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
11% of people in YO12 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 16% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
YO12 is located in the county of North Yorkshire, in England.
North Yorkshire has a total population of 1,145,700, making it the 14th largest county in the UK.
North Yorkshire has a total area of 3341 square miles, and a population density of 132 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
|MSOA Name||Scarborough 009|
|LSOA Name||Scarborough 009C|
|Area Classification||Urban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)|
YO12 Electoral Wards
The postal region of YO12, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
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