Telford (TF3)

The TF3 postcode area is located in the Telford postcode town region, within the county of Shropshire, and contains a total of 849 individual postcodes.

There are 5 electoral wards in the TF3 postcode area, including Broseley, Market Drayton, Much Wenlock, Newport, Shifnal, Telford, which come under the local authority of the Telford and Wrekin Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 14% of people in TF3 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 TF3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.



  • 87%WORKING

13% of people in TF3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 14%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 36%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.



The county of Shropshire

TF3 is located in the county of Shropshire, in England.

Shropshire has a total population of 486,300, making it the 42nd largest county in the UK.

Shropshire has a total area of 1346 square miles, and a population density of 139 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

TF3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of TF3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Market Drayton
Much Wenlock
Shropshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeTF3
Postal TownTelford
MSOA NameTelford and Wrekin 018
LSOA NameTelford and Wrekin 018E
Local AuthorityTelford and Wrekin
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town
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