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IntroductionSY24 5JB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the SY24 5JB postcode area in Shrewsbury.

We've got loads of statistics for SY24 5JB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsSY24 5JB

What social class do the population of SY24 5JB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is SY24 5JB in Shrewsbury, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about SY24 5JB from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 84%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in SY245JB male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Borth.


  • 26%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 45%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in SY24 5JB is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.4%WORKING

3.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in SY24 5JB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

SY24 5JB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around SY24 5JB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in SY24 5JB

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

SY24 5JB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around SY24 5JB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

SY24 5JB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area SY245JB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in SY24 5JB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the SY24 5JB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near SY24 5JB

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to SY24 5JB.

Travel around SY24 5JB

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near SY24 5JB

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the SY24 5JB area.

Taxis near SY24 5JB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near SY24 5JB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near SY24 5JB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near SY24 5JB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around SY24 5JB.

What's on near SY24 5JB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near SY24 5JB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near SY24 5JB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area SY24 5JB.

Hotels near SY24 5JB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near SY24 5JB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information SY24 5JB

Local Amenities

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Banks near SY24 5JB


Find the nearest bank or building society in SY24 5JB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near SY24 5JB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the SY24 5JB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near SY24 5JB



The nearest schools in the SY24 5JB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near SY24 5JB

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres SY24 5JB

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in SY24 5JB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near SY24 5JB.

Emergencies in SY24 5JB

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in SY24 5JB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around SY24 5JB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in SY24 5JB

Essential InformationSY24 5JB

SY245JB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeSY24 5JB
Postal TownShrewsbury
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SY245JB Postal District

Compass Postal District

SY24 5JB postcode is located in the postal town of Shrewsbury. Shrewsbury 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 SY24 5JB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Aberdovey4.4 miles N
Aberystwyth4.9 miles S
Yspytty Cyfyn11 miles E
Machynlleth11.5 miles NE
Llanrhystyd13.6 miles S
Corris14.5 miles NE
Arthog14.8 miles N
Llannon15.2 miles SW
Pontrhydfendigaid17.1 miles SE
Pennant17.4 miles E
Caron Uwch17.8 miles SE
Aberaeron18.4 miles SW
Llanelltyd19.2 miles NE
Nantcwnlle19.9 miles S
London182 miles E
Glasgow231 miles N
Edinburgh242 miles N
Cardiff77 miles SE
Liverpool77 miles NE
Southampton159 miles SE
Saint Ives150 miles SE

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