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IntroductionTR4 8JS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the TR4 8JS postcode area in Truro.

We've got loads of statistics for TR4 8JS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsTR4 8JS

What social class do the population of TR4 8JS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is TR4 8JS in Truro, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about TR4 8JS from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45.8%Male
  • 54.2%Female

From the last census, 45.8% of people in TR48JS male, and 54.2% female. Women outnumber men in Chacewater and Kenwyn.


  • 24%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 24% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 28%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in TR4 8JS is 28%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.1%WORKING

2.6% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in TR4 8JS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

TR4 8JS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around TR4 8JS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in TR4 8JS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

TR4 8JS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around TR4 8JS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

TR4 8JS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area TR48JS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in TR4 8JS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the TR4 8JS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near TR4 8JS

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to TR4 8JS.

Travel around TR4 8JS

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 TR4 8JS

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 TR4 8JS area.

Taxis near TR4 8JS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near TR4 8JS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near TR4 8JS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near TR4 8JS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around TR4 8JS.

What's on near TR4 8JS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near TR4 8JS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near TR4 8JS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area TR4 8JS.

Hotels near TR4 8JS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near TR4 8JS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information TR4 8JS

Local Amenities

Banks near TR4 8JS


Find the nearest bank or building society in TR4 8JS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near TR4 8JS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the TR4 8JS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near TR4 8JS



The nearest schools in the TR4 8JS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near TR4 8JS

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 TR4 8JS

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 TR4 8JS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near TR4 8JS.

Emergencies in TR4 8JS

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 TR4 8JS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around TR4 8JS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in TR4 8JS

Essential InformationTR4 8JS

TR48JS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeTR4 8JS
Postal TownTruro
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

TR48JS Postal District

Compass Postal District

TR4 8JS postcode is located in the postal town of Truro. Truro 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 TR4 8JS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Redruth3.8 miles W
Carnbrea4.5 miles SW
Truro4.9 miles E
Nancekuke5 miles W
Illogan5.3 miles W
Stithians5.3 miles S
Zelah5.6 miles NE
Portreath6.5 miles W
Penryn6.7 miles SE
Camborne7 miles W
Philleigh8 miles E
Porkellis8.2 miles SW
Falmouth8.3 miles SE
Mitchell8.8 miles NE
Gweek11.2 miles S
London233 miles E
Glasgow387 miles N
Edinburgh401 miles N
Cardiff120 miles NE
Liverpool236 miles NE
Southampton170 miles E
Saint Ives151 miles E

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