NP23 Postcode Area Information

Population
17,899
Avg Annual Income
£28,240
Full Time Employees
28.53%
Average Age
42.95

Blaenau Gwent, NP23 Postcode Area Overview

The NP23 postcode area is located in the Blaenau Gwent, Blaenau Gwent postcode town, in the Wales, Wales region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young, diverse community with good job opportunities, living in spacious, mostly rented housing near industrial areas.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults, many born in the EU and unmarried or divorced.
  • A Diverse mix of ethnicities, with many identifying as mixed or multiple.
  • Well-educated, with many having college degrees or A-levels.
  • Low unemployment and many work in management roles.

Housing:

  • Mainly privately rented detached houses or flats, some under-occupied (more space than needed).

Location:

  • Found near industrial estates.

Overall: a big area of NP23 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with young professionals enjoying good housing, diverse backgrounds, and good career opportunities. While there are fewer families and older adults, it offers an exciting and dynamic environment for young people.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The NP23 postcode area covers Beaufort, Brynmawr, Cwm, Ebbw Vale North, Ebbw Vale South, Nantyglo, Rassau and Garnlydan electoral wards.

NP23 Postcode Map

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NP23 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of NP23 postcode area is 17,899. 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 17,133, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 265. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (9,636), followed by Christian (7,001).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,711), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,851).

Economic Status

Most people in the NP23 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (9,226), while 6,225 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 3,912 adults have No qualifications education, while 2,411 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the NP23 area are

  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (1193)
  • Elementary occupations (1036), and
  • Process, plant and machine operatives (1015)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode NP23 is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (6161), Between 55 to 64 (5229), and Between 45 to 54 (5149).

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 NP23 has Routine occupations (2,747) followed by Semi-routine occupations (2,636), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,384).

Postcodes in NP23

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the NP23 (listed below). The postcode NP23 has a total of 945 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of NP23
NameType
AreaNP23
Ward

Beaufort

Brynmawr

Cwm

Ebbw Vale North

Ebbw Vale South

Nantyglo

Rassau and Garnlydan

LTLA22Blaenau Gwent
UTLA22Blaenau Gwent
RegionWales
CountryWales

Blaenau Gwent, NP23 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Blaenau Gwent, NP23 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

32

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

8

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

10

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

84

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

8

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

5

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

68

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

10

Other theft

10

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

2

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

21

Public order

5

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

94

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

14

Other theft

20

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

2

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

5

Other crime

9

Other theft

17

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

3

Drugs

7

Other crime

4

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

66

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

13

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

32

Public order

7

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

10

Other crime

12

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

11

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

86

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

31

Public order

11

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

9

Other theft

25

Public order

10

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

83

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

62

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

30

Public order

5

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in NP23 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in NP23 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£116,000.00£116,000.00 - £116,000.001
Terraced£84,333.33£35,000.00 - £147,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£98,333.33£80,000.00 - £133,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
Terraced£80,500.00£65,000.00 - £96,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£409,000.00£330,000.00 - £488,000.002
Flat£39,000.00£39,000.00 - £39,000.001
Semi-Detached£135,000.00£135,000.00 - £135,000.001
Terraced£113,625.00£87,000.00 - £165,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Semi-Detached£158,166.67£78,000.00 - £292,500.004
Terraced£121,333.33£75,000.00 - £145,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,000.00£155,000.00 - £320,000.003
Flat£98,000.00£98,000.00 - £98,000.001
Semi-Detached£154,562.50£129,000.00 - £205,000.008
Terraced£116,666.67£75,000.00 - £150,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£215,000.00£215,000.00 - £215,000.002
Other£117,500.00£117,500.00 - £117,500.002
Semi-Detached£161,708.33£120,000.00 - £218,000.0012
Terraced£115,838.71£55,000.00 - £196,000.0031
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£228,000.00£228,000.00 - £228,000.001
Semi-Detached£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Terraced£72,000.00£70,000.00 - £74,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£186,500.00£184,000.00 - £189,000.002
Semi-Detached£164,000.00£95,000.00 - £205,000.006
Terraced£102,888.89£64,000.00 - £181,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,500.00£230,000.00 - £330,000.004
Semi-Detached£135,701.33£77,104.00 - £165,000.003
Terraced£96,980.77£75,000.00 - £162,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£262,500.00£230,000.00 - £290,000.004
Other£296,666.50£33,333.00 - £560,000.002
Semi-Detached£135,777.78£76,000.00 - £235,000.009
Terraced£119,411.76£41,000.00 - £250,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£271,000.00£200,000.00 - £318,000.003
Other£283,333.33£150,000.00 - £525,000.003
Semi-Detached£168,500.00£85,000.00 - £274,000.004
Terraced£116,928.57£69,500.00 - £195,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£251,000.00£251,000.00 - £251,000.001
Flat£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
Semi-Detached£105,000.00£105,000.00 - £105,000.001
Terraced£132,777.78£80,000.00 - £190,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£172,500.00£165,000.00 - £180,000.004
Flat£260,000.00£260,000.00 - £260,000.002
Other£110,750.00£10,000.00 - £220,000.0012
Semi-Detached£139,730.77£93,000.00 - £199,000.0013
Terraced£72,792.86£37,500.00 - £180,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£245,000.00£245,000.00 - £245,000.001
Semi-Detached£175,000.00£170,000.00 - £180,000.002
Terraced£131,583.33£73,000.00 - £245,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£243,333.33£215,000.00 - £265,000.003
Terraced£126,666.67£99,000.00 - £153,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£275,333.33£210,000.00 - £375,000.006
Other£39,999.00£39,999.00 - £39,999.001
Semi-Detached£171,250.00£120,000.00 - £245,000.008
Terraced£117,791.67£80,000.00 - £250,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£363,833.33£273,000.00 - £585,000.006
Flat£109,500.00£104,000.00 - £115,000.002
Other£672,099.80£108,000.00 - £2,520,000.005
Semi-Detached£144,900.00£65,500.00 - £290,000.005
Terraced£115,722.22£30,000.00 - £195,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£276,746.88£175,000.00 - £485,000.005
Flat£77,000.00£77,000.00 - £77,000.001
Other£155,750.00£75,000.00 - £330,000.004
Semi-Detached£174,769.23£119,000.00 - £270,000.0013
Terraced£109,100.00£70,000.00 - £162,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£266,317.28£207,500.00 - £431,756.0013
Flat£56,000.00£50,000.00 - £62,000.002
Other£268,666.67£95,000.00 - £616,000.003
Semi-Detached£192,283.21£105,000.00 - £275,000.008
Terraced£174,857.79£45,000.00 - £234,995.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£254,164.17£175,000.00 - £375,000.004
Semi-Detached£154,045.95£60,000.00 - £312,000.009
Terraced£86,453.41£43,500.00 - £212,500.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,100.00£125,000.00 - £395,000.005
Flat£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.001
Other£300,000.00£100,000.00 - £500,000.002
Semi-Detached£156,250.00£60,000.00 - £300,000.0012
Terraced£103,735.71£69,000.00 - £197,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£317,247.50£259,995.00 - £468,000.004
Flat£49,000.00£47,500.00 - £50,500.002
Other£50,125.00£250.00 - £100,000.002
Semi-Detached£213,810.00£135,000.00 - £370,000.0010
Terraced£153,874.55£71,500.00 - £255,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£269,000.00£175,000.00 - £320,000.005
Semi-Detached£194,000.00£82,000.00 - £320,000.006
Terraced£98,336.96£45,000.00 - £160,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£325,499.00£229,995.00 - £400,000.005
Other£141,000.00£92,000.00 - £190,000.002
Semi-Detached£120,833.33£80,000.00 - £230,000.007
Terraced£132,368.00£69,500.00 - £275,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£302,000.00£200,000.00 - £370,000.005
Flat£48,000.00£48,000.00 - £48,000.001
Other£261,750.00£97,000.00 - £400,000.004
Semi-Detached£114,583.33£50,000.00 - £250,000.006
Terraced£116,451.85£68,000.00 - £227,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£247,950.00£145,000.00 - £385,000.0010
Flat£55,000.00£55,000.00 - £55,000.001
Other£74,650.00£8,000.00 - £110,000.004
Semi-Detached£185,944.17£96,000.00 - £230,000.0010
Terraced£125,983.33£56,000.00 - £230,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£227,750.00£144,000.00 - £350,000.004
Flat£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
Other£55,000.00£55,000.00 - £55,000.001
Semi-Detached£163,930.29£77,512.00 - £247,500.007
Terraced£108,047.50£43,000.00 - £180,000.0020
Schools in the NP23 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Amenities in the NP23 Postcode Area
  • Gwent Valleys Evangelism, NP23 4AW
  • Hilltop Garage (Kiosk), NP23 4JD
  • Hilltop Minimarket, NP23 6PX
  • Home Bargains, NP23 6JG
  • Premier Stores, NP23 6BE
  • Llety Gwely a Brecwast Ty Cranog, NP23 6EJ
  • Ty Cranog Bed & Breakfast, NP23 6EJ
  • Victoria Park Brewsters Fayre, NP23 8EE
  • Brewers Fayre Victoria Park, NP23 8EE
  • Bailey Arms, NP23 7QY
  • Cafe @ evi, NP23 6BE
  • Castle Inn, NP23 6BP
  • Cafe 3:16, NP23 8WQ
  • Dylanio's, NP23 6EZ
  • McDonalds Brynmawr, NP23 4PW
  • RTB Bowls Club, NP23 5AZ
  • Cafe 3:16, NP23 8WQ
  • Greggs Plc, NP23 4PW
  • KFC, NP23 5WS
  • KFC, NP23 5WS
  • Yo! To Go! Ebbw Vale, NP23 6TS
  • Arlos Organics, NP23 6HH
  • B & M Express, NP23 6XX
  • Lidl, NP23 4SL
  • B & M Express, NP23 6XX
  • Lidl, NP23 4SL
  • Aldi, NP23 6AY
  • Ebbw Vale Foodbank Distribution Centre & Warehouse, NP23 6YQ
  • Ebbw Vale Foodbank Distribution Centre & Warehouse, NP23 6YQ
  • Beaufort Foodbank Distribution Centre, NP23 5JQ
  • Brynmawr Food Bank Distribution Centre, NP23 4AD
  • CoedCae Interact Club, NP23 4UY
  • Beacon Lodge Ltd, NP23 4SF
  • Bridge House Residential Home, NP23 6ET
  • Buds to Blossoms Cwm, NP23 7RD
  • Buds to Blossoms Day Nursery Ltd, NP23 5JX
  • Cartref Gofal Plasgeller Ltd, NP23 4SF
  • Little Dragon Pizza Van, NP23 4YF
  • Moor-Ish Ice Cream and Desserts, NP23 4YF
  • Vanity Waffles, NP23 4BL
  • Little Dragon Pizza Van, NP23 4YF
  • Moor-Ish Ice Cream and Desserts, NP23 4YF
  • BGfm Community Radio, NP23 4NN
  • Zion Church, NP23 6BP
  • BGfm Community Radio, NP23 4NN
  • Zion Church, NP23 6BP
  • Blaenau Gwent Indoor Bowls Centre, NP23 5UL
  • The River Centre 3-16 Learning Community - Secondary Campus, NP23 5AZ
  • The River Centre 3-16 Learning Community - Secondary Campus, NP23 5AZ
  • All Saints Catholic Primary School, NP23 6QP
  • Blaenau Gwent School Catering, NP23 5UL
  • Coleg Gwent Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone, NP23 6GT
  • Big Dog Coffee Ltd, NP23 8XA
  • Clam's Handmade Cakes Limited, NP23 8EE
  • Gwent Snack Foods, NP23 4LU
  • Big Dog Coffee Ltd, NP23 8XA
  • Clam's Handmade Cakes Limited, NP23 8EE