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3.3%UNEMPLOYED
24%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
42%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the YO26 5WU postcode area in York.

We've got loads of statistics for YO26 5WU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsYO26 5WU

What social class do the population of YO26 5WU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is YO26 5WU in York, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about YO26 5WU from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 7%Children
  • 94%Adults

7% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in YO265WU male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Micklegate.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 42%AB
  • 44%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 42% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 59%SINGLE
  • 24%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in YO26 5WU is 59%. Single and 'other' people is 41%.

ETHNICITY

  • 84%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83.6%WORKING
  • 3.3%UNEMPLOYED

3.3% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in YO26 5WU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

YO26 5WU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around YO26 5WU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in YO26 5WU

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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YO26 5WU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area YO265WU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in YO26 5WU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near YO26 5WU

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near YO26 5WU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near YO26 5WU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near YO26 5WU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near YO26 5WU

Events

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What's on near YO26 5WU

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near YO26 5WU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area YO26 5WU.

Hotels near YO26 5WU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information YO26 5WU

Local Amenities

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Banks near YO26 5WU

Banks

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Banks near YO26 5WU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the YO26 5WU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near YO26 5WU

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the YO26 5WU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near YO26 5WU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres YO26 5WU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in YO26 5WU

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near YO26 5WU.

Emergencies in YO26 5WU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in YO26 5WU

Libraries

Libraries

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YO265WU Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeYO26 5WU
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Postal TownYork
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Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
Region
CountryEngland
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO265WU Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 5WU postcode is located in the postal town of York. York 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 YO26 5WU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
York0.6 miles NE
Poppleton2.4 miles W
Copmanthorpe3.5 miles SW
Askham Richard4.1 miles W
Naburn4.2 miles S
Hessay4.4 miles W
Rufforth4.4 miles W
Deighton4.5 miles SE
Beningbrough4.5 miles NW
Bilbrough4.8 miles SW
Holtby5.1 miles E
Escrick5.6 miles SE
Long Marston5.8 miles W
Stillingfleet6.5 miles S
Strensall6.6 miles NE
London175 miles SE
Glasgow178 miles NW
Edinburgh160 miles NW
Cardiff193 miles SW
Liverpool87 miles W
Southampton212 miles S
Saint Ives218 miles S

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