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Twickenham (TW18)

The TW18 postcode area is located in the Twickenham postcode town region, within the county of Surrey, and contains a total of 1321 individual postcodes.

There are 7 electoral wards in the TW18 postcode area, including Ashford, Brentford, Egham, Feltham, Hampton, Hounslow, Isleworth, Richmond, Shepperton, Staines, Sunbury-On-Thames, Teddington, Twickenham which come under the local authority of the Spelthorne Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 30% of people in TW18 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 TW18 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.

The TW18 postcode is located in the borough of Spelthorne, an area within the Greater London borough of Twickenham. The area is typically residential with a variety of industrial and commercial offices. TW18 postcode covers Staines, Wraysbury, Balmforth Copse, Horton and Stanwell Moor localities.

The area is served by the Staines railway station which provides good transportation links to nearby places. A number of buses serve the area and the nearest tube station is Heathrow Terminal 4. The M4 motorway is also nearby for quick access to central London, Heathrow Airport and beyond.

Shopwise supermarket is located in the area, along with a number of other shops, restaurants, pubs, takeaways and cafes. There is also a library, as well as several recreation facilities such as pool tables, bowling alleys, cinemas and nightclubs.

TW18 has many recently built homes in multiple residential areas, as well as some public parks. Stains Common is one such park, providing a large green area in the centre of town. The area is also close to the banks of the River Thames, providing plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities and sports such as walking, running and cycling.

There are also many local schools in the area, including primary and secondary schools, and Staines Academy, along with a number of places of worship.

The postcode has a lower overall crime rate than many other postcodes in London. The most recent crime rate in the area is 33.3 per 1000 people, compared to an overall crime rate in London of 47.7. The local police force is the Surrey Police, and the area is part of the Surrey Heath and Spelthorne policing neighbourhood.

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  • 92%WORKING

8% of people in TW18 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 30%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 30% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 81%WHITE
  • 19%NON-WHITE

81% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Surrey

TW18 is located in the county of Surrey, in England.

Surrey has a total population of 1,176,500, making it the 13th largest county in the UK.

Surrey has a total area of 642 square miles, and a population density of 707 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Surrey Postal Town Map
Outward CodeTW18
Postal TownTwickenham
MSOA NameSpelthorne 004
LSOA NameSpelthorne 004D
Local AuthoritySpelthorne
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

TW18 Electoral Wards

The postal region of TW18, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Egham Hythe
Knowle Green
Thorpe Lea
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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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