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The YO26 postcode area is located in the York postcode town region, within the county of Yorkshire, and contains a total of 1130 individual postcodes.
There are 9 electoral wards in the YO26 postcode area, including Bridlington, Driffield, Filey, Malton, Pickering, Scarborough, Selby, Thirsk, Whitby, York, which come under the local authority of the York Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 30% of people in YO26 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 YO26 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.
10% of people in YO26 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 30% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
YO26 is located in the county of Yorkshire, in England.
Yorkshire has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.
Yorkshire has a total area of square miles, and a population density of people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
YO26 Electoral Wards
The postal region of YO26, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||York 013|
|LSOA Name||York 013G|
|Area Classification||Urban with City and Town|
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