28,734TOTAL POPULATION
12,620HOUSEHOLDS
3.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£30,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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TR11 POSTCODE REGION

Truro (TR11)

The TR11 postcode area is located in the Truro postcode town region, within the county of Cornwall, and contains a total of 1338 individual postcodes.

There are 73 electoral wards in the TR11 postcode area, including Camborne, Falmouth, Hayle, Helston, Isles Of Scilly, Marazion, Newquay, Penryn, Penzance, Perranporth, Redruth, St Agnes, St Columb, St Ives, Truro which come under the local authority of the Cornwall,Isles of Scilly Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in TR11 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 TR11 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


TR11 postcode is located in the Truro district of Cornwall, in the south-west of England. The postcode covers an area to the south-east of Truro, including the settlements of Porthtowan, Chacewater, Illogan and Portreath, as well as Illogan Churchtown and Illogan Highway.

The region is known for its rural landscape boasting rolling hills and rugged coasts, with a range of popular tourist locations including St Agnes Beacon for walks with superb views. TR11 is also home to many beautiful beaches, such as Portreath and Porthtowan, and picturesque fishing villages including Portreath, Porthscatho, St Agnes and Chapel Porth.

The area is served by two primary schools, Mawnan Smith Church of England Primary School and Goonhavern Primary School, and is part of the Truro and Falmouth College catchment area. There are a number of convenience stores, post office and take-aways in the area, providing easy access to everyday essentials.

The economy of TR11 postcode is largely fuelled by the tourism and hospitality industry, with many hotels, guest houses and restaurants. Many of the villages are also home to a variety of creative industries, with plenty of galleries, artist studios and craft workshops.

The idyllic country paths are well-utilised by cyclists, walkers and outdoor enthusiasts, with the area also being an attractive spot for sailing, fishing and kayaking. A trip to the area would be incomplete without a visit to one of its many stunning gardens, and there are plenty of activities for all ages, including clifftop golf, pitch-and-putt and a wide selection of cafés and pubs.

TR11 postcode is within easy reach of the towns and cities of Truro and Falmouth, providing visitors with an array of attractions and amenities. Parking is available in most of the villages, and there is a network of regular bus services linking the area to the local train station.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 82%WORKING
  • 18%UNEMPLOYED

18% of people in TR11 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 25%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 94%WHITE
  • 6%NON-WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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Cornwall

The county of Cornwall

TR11 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.

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Outward CodeTR11
Postal TownTruro
MSOA NameCornwall 062
LSOA NameCornwall 062B
CountyCornwall
RegionCornwall
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCornwall,Isles of Scilly
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

TR11 Electoral Wards

The postal region of TR11, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Angarrick
Ashill
Bareppa
Bissom
Boslowick
Bridge
Brill
Budock Water
Burnthouse
Butteriss Gate
Carclew
Carlidnack
Carnkie
Carnon River
Chycoose
Comford
Comfort
Cornwall
Constantine
Devoran
Durgan
Edgcumbe
Falmouth
Feock
Flushing
Goonlaze
Halvosso
Harcourt
Helford
Helford Passage
Hendra
Herniss
High Cross
Lamanva
Lanner
Longdowns
Mabe Burnthouse
Maenporth
Mawnan
Mawnan Smith
Mongleath
Mylor Bridge
Mylor Churchtown
Nancenoy
Penhalvean
Penryn
Perranarworthal
Perranwell
Perranwell Station
Perran Wharf
Polpenwith
Polwheveral
Ponjeravah
Ponsanooth
Porth Navas
Rame
Restronguet Passage
Rosemullion Head
Seaureaugh Moor
St Gluvias
Stithians
Treath
Tregew
Tregolls
Trelew
Trenoweth
Trerose
Tresamble
Tresavean
Tresevern Croft
Trethellan Water
Treverva
Treviskey
Viscar
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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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