25,488TOTAL POPULATION
10,222HOUSEHOLDS
4.2%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£31,720AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
TF9 POSTCODE REGION

Telford (TF9)

The TF9 postcode area is located in the Telford postcode town region, within the county of Shropshire, and contains a total of 1177 individual postcodes.

There are 5 electoral wards in the TF9 postcode area, including Broseley, Market Drayton, Much Wenlock, Newport, Shifnal, Telford, which come under the local authority of the Shropshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in TF9 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 TF9 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 89%WORKING
  • 11%UNEMPLOYED

11% of people in TF9 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 25%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

According to census records, 25% 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%.

TF9Shropshire

Shropshire

The county of Shropshire

TF9 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.

TF9 Electoral Wards

The postal region of TF9, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Broseley
Market Drayton
Much Wenlock
Newport
Shifnal
Telford
Shropshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeTF9
Postal TownTelford
MSOA NameShropshire 005
LSOA NameShropshire 005F
CountyShropshire
RegionShropshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityShropshire
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)
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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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