PL16 Postcode Area Information

Population
2,465
Avg Annual Income
£39,700
Full Time Employees
21.18%
Average Age
49.52

Torridge, PL16 Postcode Area Overview

The PL16 postcode area is located in the Torridge, West Devon, Devon postcode town, in the South West, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area district describes a mix of ages and family situations in a rural setting:

  • Mostly older residents (45+) but also families with children: While the majority of residents are older, there's also a typical number of children aged 5-14, suggesting families tend to have older parents.
  • Spread out, rural area with low population density: Think of lots of space and far-between houses, unlike more crowded areas.
  • Cars are essential: Due to the remote location, most households have two or more cars to get around.

Imagine a peaceful countryside with detached houses, older residents, and some families with older parents. That's the vibe of the a big area of PL16 postcode district

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

Electoral Wards

The PL16 postcode area covers Broadheath, Milton Ford, Tamarside electoral wards.

PL16 Postcode Map

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PL16 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of PL16 postcode area is 2,465. 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 2,380, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 32. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (1,303), followed by No religion (975).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (1,106), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (803).

Economic Status

Most people in the PL16 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (1,233), while 1,128 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 622 adults have Level 4 education, while 336 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the PL16 area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (275)
  • Professional occupations (182), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (177)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode PL16 is 50 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (2672), Between 65 to 74 (2357), and Between 45 to 54 (1957).

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 PL16 has Small employers and own account workers (512) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (371), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (258).

Torridge, PL16 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Torridge, PL16 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

1

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

6

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in PL16 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in PL16 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Terraced£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£380,000.00£380,000.00 - £380,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£176,500.00£176,500.00 - £176,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£455,000.00£385,000.00 - £525,000.004
Semi-Detached£278,000.00£278,000.00 - £278,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,000.00£395,000.00 - £395,000.001
Other£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Terraced£245,000.00£245,000.00 - £245,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Terraced£610,000.00£610,000.00 - £610,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£301,125.00£212,500.00 - £346,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£570,000.00£455,000.00 - £685,000.004
Semi-Detached£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.002
Terraced£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£658,000.00£658,000.00 - £658,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£352,500.00£345,000.00 - £360,000.002
Semi-Detached£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
Terraced£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£595,000.00£595,000.00 - £595,000.001
Semi-Detached£490,000.00£490,000.00 - £490,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£310,000.00£310,000.00 - £310,000.001
Other£93,500.00£93,500.00 - £93,500.001
Terraced£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Terraced£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£315,750.00£260,000.00 - £371,500.002
Semi-Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Terraced£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,560,000.00£420,000.00 - £2,700,000.002
Other£1,490,000.00£1,490,000.00 - £1,490,000.001
Semi-Detached£225,000.00£200,000.00 - £250,000.002
Terraced£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£349,000.00£349,000.00 - £349,000.001
Other£950,000.00£950,000.00 - £950,000.001
Terraced£132,500.00£120,000.00 - £145,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Other£560,000.00£560,000.00 - £560,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£415,000.00£415,000.00 - £415,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£605,000.00£605,000.00 - £605,000.001
Semi-Detached£209,166.67£165,000.00 - £250,000.003
Terraced£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Terraced£314,050.00£314,050.00 - £314,050.001
Schools in the PL16 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Lifton Community AcademyPrimary, GoodNone 2-11PL160EH
Amenities in the PL16 Postcode Area
  • Lifton Hall Hotel, PL16 0DR
  • Frankaborough Farm Holiday Cottages, PL16 0JS
  • Fox & Grapes, PL16 0AJ
  • The Arundell Arms Hotel, PL16 0AA
  • The Carousel Cafe, PL16 0AT
  • Premier Lifton (Canteen), PL16 0BB
  • Kumar's Dosa Bar, PL16 0DS
  • Bornel Care Limited, PL16 0JJ
  • Devon Hampers, PL16 0AA
  • Hogs Bottom Garden Delights, PL16 0AH
  • Kumbites, PL16 0AH
  • Premier Lifton, PL16 0BB
  • Lifton Primary School,, PL16 0EH
  • Lifton Supply Stores & Post Office, PL16 0AA
  • Strawberry Fields Farm Shop Ltd, PL16 0DH
  • Brambles Art Retreat, PL16 0AY
  • Kelly House Enterprises, PL16 0HH
  • Kelly Lunch Club, PL16 0HJ