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Twickenham (TW8)

The TW8 postcode area is located in the Twickenham postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 927 individual postcodes.

There are 1 electoral wards in the TW8 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 Hounslow Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 32% of people in TW8 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 TW8 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 TW8 postcode is a postcode district in West London, located towards the north of the London Borough of Brentford. It covers the town of Brentford and the immediate neighbourhood.

The TW8 postcode district includes the following areas - Brentford, Syon, part of the Grange Park Estate, Isleworth, Osterley, Spring Grove, and Old Isleworth.

The area around the TW8 postcode has a number of attractions with many museums, parks, and other places of interest to visit. Kew Bridge Steam Museum is located in the area, as are Syon Park, The National Trust's Osterley Park, and Syon House. The area is also home to various sports grounds with Brentford FC located at Griffin Park.

The area is served by a number of transport links including the Piccadilly Line of the London Underground which passes through the area from Hounslow West to Osterley Tube Station, connecting the area with Central London. There is also a direct rail service that connects the area with Waterloo station and Richmond Station.

Within the TW8 postcode area there is a range of shops, businesses and leisure activities. In Brentford, for example, there is a farmers market which takes place annually. In addition, there are also a range of riverside pubs, restaurants and cafes.

The area is an attractive area both for tourists and local residents, with its mix of history, culture and outdoor amenities. The other postcodes in the area include TW7, TW3, TW5, TW4, UB7, UB3 and UB2.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 83%WORKING

17% of people in TW8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 32%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 19%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 46%WHITE
  • 54%NON-WHITE

46% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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Greater London

The county of Greater London

TW8 is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeTW8
Postal TownTwickenham
MSOA NameHounslow 003
LSOA NameHounslow 003G
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
Local AuthorityHounslow
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

TW8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of TW8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Browse Postcodes in TW8

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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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