12,081TOTAL POPULATION
5,197HOUSEHOLDS
4.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£33,280AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
PL27 POSTCODE REGION

Plymouth (PL27)

The PL27 postcode area is located in the Plymouth postcode town region, within the county of Cornwall, and contains a total of 639 individual postcodes.

There are 24 electoral wards in the PL27 postcode area, including Bodmin, Boscastle, Callington, Calstock, Camelford, Delabole, Fowey, Gunnislake, Ivybridge, Launceston, Lifton, Liskeard, Looe, Lostwithiel, Padstow, Par, Plymouth, Port Isaac, Saltash, St Austell, Tavistock, Tintagel, Torpoint, Wadebridge, Yelverton, which come under the local authority of the Cornwall,Isles of Scilly Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 19% of people in PL27 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 PL27 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in PL27 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 19%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

PL27Cornwall

Cornwall

The county of Cornwall

PL27 is located in the county of Cornwall, in England.

Cornwall has a total population of 556,000, making it the 40th largest county in the UK.

Cornwall has a total area of 1375 square miles, and a population density of 156 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

PL27 Electoral Wards

The postal region of PL27, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Bodmin
Boscastle
Callington
Calstock
Camelford
Delabole
Fowey
Gunnislake
Ivybridge
Launceston
Lifton
Liskeard
Looe
Lostwithiel
Padstow
Par
Plymouth
Port Isaac
Saltash
St Austell
Tavistock
Tintagel
Torpoint
Wadebridge
Yelverton
Cornwall Postal Town Map
Outward CodePL27
Postal TownPlymouth
MSOA NameCornwall 009
LSOA NameCornwall 009C
CountyCornwall
RegionCornwall
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCornwall,Isles of Scilly
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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