15,318TOTAL POPULATION
6,320HOUSEHOLDS
4.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£34,840AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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SY10 POSTCODE REGION

Shrewsbury (SY10)

The SY10 postcode area is located in the Shrewsbury postcode town region, within the county of Powys, and contains a total of 991 individual postcodes.

There are 216 electoral wards in the SY10 postcode area, including Aberystwyth, Bishops Castle, Borth, Bow Street, Bucknell, Caersws, Church Stretton, Craven Arms, Ellesmere, Llanbrynmair, Llandinam, Llanfechain, Llanfyllin, Llanidloes, Llanon, Llanrhystud, Llansantffraid, Llanymynech, Ludlow, Lydbury North, Machynlleth, Malpas, Meifod, Montgomery, Newtown, Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Talybont, Tregaron, Welshpool, Whitchurch, Ystrad Meurig which come under the local authority of the Powys Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 22% of people in SY10 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 SY10 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


The SY10 postcode is located in the Shrewsbury area of Shropshire, England. It covers the rural outlying areas around the village of Loppington and the town of Wem. This area is located roughly 10 miles north of Shrewsbury and 1 mile south of the Welsh border.

The SY10 postcode is served by the County Council of Shropshire and Wem Town Council and includes the villages of Rodney, Peplow, Loppington and Pentre. These villages are surrounded by leafy countryside with a number of agricultural and forestry related businesses.

In terms of transport links, Shrewsbury is around half an hour away by car while Wem train station is five minutes by car. From Wem station there are regular connections to Shrewsbury, Birmingham and Telford. In addition, the SY10 postcode is served by a good selection of local country roads which connect the villages within the district.

The area also provides a range of services for residents including schools, health and leisure centres, pubs, takeaways, post offices and shops. The closest secondary school is The Grange in Wem, and there are also a number of primary schools in the district. Furthermore, the area is home to Wem Cricket Club alongside sports pitches, tennis courts, a children's play area and another leisure centre within the district.

Furthermore, SY10 postcode is within commutable distance to the city of Shrewsbury with its increasing levels of employment and attractions, including the Quarry Park, Shrewsbury Castle and Shrewsbury Museum. This, alongside the SY10 postcode's rural appeal, makes it an attractive area for people seeking property, and in recent years the area has undergone gentrification.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in SY10 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 22%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SY10Powys

Powys

The county of Powys

SY10 is located in the county of Powys, in Wales.

Powys has a total population of 132,200, making it the 11th largest county in the UK.

Powys has a total area of 2000 square miles, and a population density of 25 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Powys Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSY10
Postal TownShrewsbury
MSOA NamePowys 001
LSOA NamePowys 001F
CountyPowys
RegionPowys
CountryWales
Local AuthorityPowys
Area ClassificationUnclassified

SY10 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SY10, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Abertridwr
Afon Efyrnwy
Aithnen
Argoed
Ashfield
Aston Sq
Babbinswood
Bala
Ball
Bedwlwyn
Bethel
Bronygarth
Bryn Mawr
Powys
Brynore
Bryn Tanat
Bryn-y-cochin
Bwlch-y-cibau
Bwlchyddar
Cain
Cefn Canol
Cefnddwysarn
Chirk
Chirk Bank
Chirk Green
Coed y go
Craig-llwyn
Craignant
Crickheath
Crickheath Wharf
Criftins (Dudleston Heath)
Croesau Bach
Croeswallt
Crosslanes
Cynllaith
Daywall
Ddol Cownwy
Dee
Dolywern
Domgay
Dovaston
Dudleston
Dudleston Grove
Dudleston Heath
Eardiston
Edgerley
Eiddew
Elbridge
Felin Newydd
Four Crosses
Fron
Gadlas
Glan-yr-afon
Gledrid
Glyn Ceiriog
Glynmorlas
Gobowen
Graig
Gravel Hole
Greenhill Bank
Grimpo
Gronwen
Gwern y brenin
Haimwood
Haughton
Haughton
Hengoed
Henlle
Higher Ridge
Hindford
Hirnant
Ifton Heath
Kinnerley
Kinton
Knockin
Knockin Heath
Knolton
Kynaston
Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog
Llanarmon Mynydd Mawr
Llandderfel
Llandrillo
Llandrinio
Llandysilio
Llanerchemrys
Llanfechain
Llanfihangel-yng-Ngwynfa
Llanfor
Llanfyllin
Llangadwaladr
Llangedwyn
Llangynog
Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant
Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain
Llansilin
Llanwddyn
Llanyblodwel
Llanymynech
Llawnt
Llwynmawr
Llwyn-y-go
Llynclys
Long Oak
Lower Frankton
Lower Hopton
Lower Ridge
Lwrch
Maesbrook
Maesbury
Maesbury Marsh
Mardy
Melverley
Melverley Green
Middleton
Mile Oak
Moelfre
Morda
Morda
Morton
Morton Common
Nantmawr
Nant y Caws
Nant-y-gollen
Nefod
Newbridge
New Cut
New Marton
Old Marton
Osbaston
Oswestry (Croeswallt)
Pandy
Pant
Pant-glas
Park Hall
Pedair-ffordd
Pencraig
Pentre
Pentre
Pentre
Pentre
Pentre-cefn
Pentre Cilgwyn
Pentre-clawdd
Pentre-coed
Pentre-newydd
Pen-y-bont Llanerch Emrys
Pen-y-Bryn
Pen-y-coed
Pen y Foel
Penygarnedd
Perthy
Plasau
Pontfadog
Pont-Faen
Ponthen
Pont-y-blew
Porth-y-waen
Preesgweene
Preeshenlle
Queen's Head
Rednal
Redwith
Rhewl
Rhiwlas
Rhiwlas
Rhos
Rhos Common
Rhoswiel
Rhos-y-brithdir
Rhosygadfa
Rhos-y-gwaliau
Rhydycroesau
Rhyn
Sandford
Sarnau
Scrwgan
Selattyn
Shotatton
Shropshire Union Canal
St Martin's
St Martin's Moor
Street Dinas
Sutton
Tanat
Tanat
Tanat
Tanat
Tedsmore
The Wood
Tre-derwen
Treflach
Trefonen
Tregeiriog
Turfmoor
Twyford
Tyn-y-coed
Upper Hengoed
Upper Wigginton
Waen-fach
Waun
Weirbrook
Welsh Frankton
Wern
Wern
Wern ddu
Wernlas
West Felton
Weston
Weston Rhyn
Whitehaven
Whittington
Wigginton
Wigmarsh
Wilcott
Winllan
Woolston
Wootton
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