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3.3%UNEMPLOYED
24%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
42%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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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 YO266WQ 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 6WQ 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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YO266WQ Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeYO26 6WQ
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownYork
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Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

YO266WQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

YO26 6WQ 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 6WQ.

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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