GL17 Postcode Area Information

Population
11,389
Avg Annual Income
£41,633
Full Time Employees
25.40%
Average Age
47.70

Forest of Dean, GL17 Postcode Area Overview

The GL17 postcode area is located in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire postcode town, in the South West, England region.

Electoral Wards

The GL17 postcode area covers Longhope & Huntley, Lydbrook, Mitcheldean, Ruardean & Drybrook electoral wards.

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GL17 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of GL17 postcode area is 11,389. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 10,955, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 183. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (5,971), followed by No religion (4,621).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (2,283), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,742).

Economic Status

Most people in the GL17 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (2,894), while 2,724 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 2,766 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,681 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the GL17 area are

  • Professional occupations (872)
  • Skilled trades occupations (780), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (635)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode GL17 is 48 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (3303), Between 45 to 54 (2883), and Between 65 to 74 (2818).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in GL17 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,913) followed by Small employers and own account workers (1,369), and Routine occupations (1,227).

Postcodes in GL17

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the GL17 (listed below). The postcode GL17 has a total of 664 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of GL17
NameType
AreaGL17
Ward

Longhope & Huntley

Lydbrook

Mitcheldean, Ruardean & Drybrook

LTLA22Forest of Dean
UTLA22Gloucestershire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Forest of Dean, GL17 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Forest of Dean, GL17 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

9

Anti-social behaviour

3

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

8

Public order

5

Shoplifting

30

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

6

Public order

20

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Public order

4

Shoplifting

30

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

8

Public order

24

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

22

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

9

Other theft

5

Public order

9

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

26

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other theft

7

Public order

5

Shoplifting

23

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Vehicle crime

25

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

4

Other theft

5

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

8

Other theft

9

Public order

26

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

25

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

6

Public order

1

Shoplifting

13

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in GL17 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in GL17 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£70,000.00£70,000.00 - £70,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£870,000.00£870,000.00 - £870,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£191,250.00£191,250.00 - £191,250.001
Flat£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
Semi-Detached£205,000.00£165,000.00 - £225,000.003
Terraced£129,166.67£120,000.00 - £147,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Semi-Detached£257,000.00£257,000.00 - £257,000.002
Terraced£168,000.00£168,000.00 - £168,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£525,000.00£462,500.00 - £650,000.003
Other£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
Semi-Detached£171,500.00£171,500.00 - £171,500.001
Terraced£370,000.00£370,000.00 - £370,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
Flat£70,000.00£70,000.00 - £70,000.001
Semi-Detached£330,000.00£265,000.00 - £455,000.003
Terraced£210,500.00£185,000.00 - £241,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£269,997.50£219,995.00 - £320,000.002
Other£730,000.00£730,000.00 - £730,000.001
Semi-Detached£329,166.67£210,000.00 - £542,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£502,300.00£381,500.00 - £600,000.005
Other£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Semi-Detached£223,500.00£190,000.00 - £257,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£479,166.67£300,000.00 - £950,000.006
Other£925,000.00£925,000.00 - £925,000.001
Semi-Detached£261,750.00£205,000.00 - £318,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£1,943,000.00£445,000.00 - £6,500,000.005
Semi-Detached£300,000.00£265,000.00 - £335,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£389,090.91£122,000.00 - £600,000.0011
Semi-Detached£162,350.00£162,350.00 - £162,350.002
Terraced£217,500.00£152,500.00 - £250,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Semi-Detached£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Terraced£260,000.00£190,000.00 - £330,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£542,500.00£515,000.00 - £570,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£457,833.33£310,000.00 - £550,000.006
Other£315,000.00£244,000.00 - £386,000.002
Semi-Detached£290,825.00£185,000.00 - £385,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£356,850.00£263,250.00 - £441,000.005
Other£443,000.00£443,000.00 - £443,000.001
Semi-Detached£290,000.00£260,000.00 - £320,000.002
Terraced£283,333.33£220,000.00 - £405,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£317,500.00£115,000.00 - £570,000.008
Other£240,000.00£240,000.00 - £240,000.001
Semi-Detached£208,100.00£100,000.00 - £250,000.005
Terraced£209,500.00£189,000.00 - £230,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£401,250.00£292,500.00 - £477,500.004
Semi-Detached£275,983.33£249,950.00 - £318,000.003
Terraced£128,000.00£128,000.00 - £128,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£411,750.00£260,000.00 - £775,000.008
Other£475,475.00£269,950.00 - £681,000.002
Semi-Detached£274,767.33£180,000.00 - £356,104.006
Terraced£208,500.00£192,000.00 - £225,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£336,357.14£260,000.00 - £510,000.007
Semi-Detached£226,625.00£189,500.00 - £280,000.004
Terraced£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£353,937.50£180,000.00 - £675,000.008
Semi-Detached£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Terraced£317,166.67£199,000.00 - £520,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£383,000.00£315,000.00 - £515,000.005
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Semi-Detached£232,142.86£175,000.00 - £325,000.007
Terraced£155,250.00£145,000.00 - £165,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£397,500.00£295,000.00 - £500,000.002
Other£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Semi-Detached£281,750.00£220,000.00 - £350,000.004
Terraced£230,166.67£190,000.00 - £278,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£460,000.00£300,000.00 - £740,000.008
Other£465,000.00£465,000.00 - £465,000.001
Semi-Detached£279,590.00£175,000.00 - £408,000.005
Terraced£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£344,998.75£245,000.00 - £480,000.004
Other£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Semi-Detached£207,400.00£190,000.00 - £235,000.005
Terraced£223,500.00£210,000.00 - £237,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£549,750.00£315,000.00 - £750,000.004
Other£645,000.00£645,000.00 - £645,000.001
Semi-Detached£218,750.00£175,000.00 - £295,000.004
Terraced£216,500.00£216,500.00 - £216,500.001
Schools in the GL17 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Woodside Primary SchoolPrimary, Good100 5-11GL179XP
Lydbrook Primary SchoolPrimary, Good105 2-11GL179PX
Ruardean Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement81 4-11GL179XQ
Mitcheldean Endowed Primary SchoolPrimary, Good201 4-11GL170BS
Hope Brook CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good114 4-11GL170LL
Dene Magna SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1029 11-18GL170DU
Drybrook Primary SchoolPrimary, Inadequate121 2-11GL179JF
Amenities in the GL17 Postcode Area
  • Asha Centre, GL17 0EA
  • Blaisdon House B\&B, GL17 0AH
  • Drybrook Rugby Football Club, GL17 9EU
  • Forge Hammer Inn, GL17 9NP
  • Ruardean Hill Sports Club, GL17 9AS
  • The Red Hart Inn, GL17 0AH
  • The White Horse, GL17 0AT
  • Lydbrook \& District Community Social Club, GL17 9PP
  • The Hearts Of Oak, GL17 9EE
  • The Yew Tree At Longhope, GL17 0QD
  • Chronos Technology Limited, GL17 9PD
  • DFK, GL17 0QD
  • The Co-op, GL17 9EA
  • Drybrook Fish & Chips, GL17 9EE
  • Flames Pizza & Kebab House, GL17 0HN
  • Mitcheldean Chippy, GL17 0AT
  • Raj Takeaway \& Forest Fish And Chips, GL17 0EP
  • River Spice, GL17 9NP
  • Euroclydon Nursing Home, GL17 9BW
  • Forest Court Nursing Home, GL17 0DR
  • Old Rectory Residential Home, GL17 0LJ
  • Sunbeams Day Nursery, GL17 0BS
  • The Manor House Nursing Home, GL17 0LL
  • The Forest Bakehouse Ltd, GL17 0LB
  • Tump Burgers, GL17 9NP
  • Caterlink At Woodside Primary School, GL17 9XP
  • Caterlink Limited At Hope Brook C Of E Primary School, GL17 0LL
  • Caterlink Limited At Lydbrook Primary School, GL17 9PX
  • Caterlink Limited At Mitcheldean Endowed Primary School, GL17 0BS
  • Caterlink Limited At Ruardean C Of E Primary School, GL17 9XQ
  • Brierley Services - Sharma Corp, GL17 9DL
  • Central Stores, GL17 0PA
  • Crooked End Farm, GL17 9XF
  • Forest Of Dean Hampers Ltd, GL17 0QD
  • Kevins Butchers, GL17 0HN