PL2 Postcode Area Information

Population
31,912
Avg Annual Income
£38,800
Full Time Employees
29.01%
Average Age
39.57

Plymouth, PL2 Postcode Area Overview

The PL2 postcode area is located in the Plymouth, Plymouth postcode town, in the South West, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a young, quiet community of mostly UK-born couples living in terraced houses. Here's a breakdown:

Residents:

  • Mostly young, married couples without children, born in the UK.
  • Not very diverse, with few residents from ethnic minority groups, although some are Pakistani or Bangladeshi.

Housing:

  • Mainly terraced houses, both rented and owned.

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents work in office or service jobs (intermediate professions).

Overall: A Major part of this postcode area represents a stable community of young couples enjoying their own space in terraced houses. While there are few families and the community isn't very diverse, it offers a quiet and settled environment for young adults starting their lives together.

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

Electoral Wards

The PL2 postcode area covers Devonport, Ham, Peverell, Stoke electoral wards.

PL2 Postcode Map

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PL2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of PL2 postcode area is 31,912. 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 28,631, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,211. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (16,943), followed by Christian (12,451).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (7,193), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,465).

Economic Status

Most people in the PL2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (10,762), while 5,556 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 6,409 adults have Level 4 education, while 4,813 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the PL2 area are

  • Professional occupations (2252)
  • Skilled trades occupations (2112), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (1869)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode PL2 is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (9980), Between 25 to 34 (8117), and Between 35 to 44 (7649).

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 PL2 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,621) followed by Routine occupations (4,218), and Semi-routine occupations (3,848).

Postcodes in PL2

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the PL2 (listed below). The postcode PL2 has a total of 700 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of PL2
NameType
AreaPL2
Ward

Devonport

Ham

Peverell

Stoke

LTLA22Plymouth
UTLA22Plymouth
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Plymouth, PL2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Plymouth, PL2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

9

Other crime

16

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

110

Violence and sexual offences

2

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Burglary

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

3

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Bicycle theft

3

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Vehicle crime

1

Violence and sexual offences

1

Bicycle theft

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Vehicle crime

3

Violence and sexual offences

1

Possession of weapons

1

Vehicle crime

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Bicycle theft

1

Drugs

1

Theft from the person

2

Violence and sexual offences

3

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Theft from the person

4

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in PL2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in PL2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£641,230.00£285,000.00 - £1,525,000.0011
Flat£170,000.00£133,000.00 - £207,000.002
Other£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
Semi-Detached£263,650.00£146,000.00 - £584,500.0010
Terraced£259,100.00£180,000.00 - £380,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,781.25£185,000.00 - £855,000.0021
Flat£138,200.00£95,000.00 - £230,000.005
Semi-Detached£186,089.29£90,000.00 - £695,000.0023
Terraced£324,538.33£85,000.00 - £1,525,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£460,682.74£222,500.00 - £3,900,000.0025
Flat£162,205.88£85,000.00 - £345,000.0017
Other£1,508,333.33£775,000.00 - £1,875,000.003
Semi-Detached£315,350.00£165,000.00 - £950,000.0021
Terraced£241,096.55£125,100.00 - £385,000.0031
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£490,270.52£156,000.00 - £4,350,000.0055
Flat£182,449.95£74,999.00 - £462,500.0022
Other£1,645,333.33£160,000.00 - £4,600,000.003
Semi-Detached£153,621.51£30,000.00 - £710,000.0044
Terraced£268,363.41£95,000.00 - £1,173,500.0044
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£606,909.98£185,000.00 - £3,500,000.0050
Flat£148,441.18£89,000.00 - £195,000.0019
Other£1,474,166.67£240,000.00 - £3,650,000.006
Semi-Detached£364,643.27£110,000.00 - £970,000.0052
Terraced£230,889.17£36,000.00 - £839,000.0086
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£466,785.71£260,000.00 - £700,000.0014
Flat£177,620.83£50,000.00 - £244,000.007
Semi-Detached£298,416.67£200,000.00 - £430,000.006
Terraced£221,883.33£125,000.00 - £425,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£542,155.00£240,000.00 - £3,000,000.0040
Flat£170,666.67£50,000.00 - £435,000.006
Other£535,750.00£202,500.00 - £1,560,000.004
Semi-Detached£300,175.00£156,500.00 - £690,000.0028
Terraced£267,204.41£103,000.00 - £1,100,000.0034
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£550,816.67£247,500.00 - £1,950,000.0033
Flat£164,333.33£75,500.00 - £325,000.009
Other£920,625.00£145,000.00 - £3,500,000.005
Semi-Detached£273,497.22£122,500.00 - £595,000.0018
Terraced£321,022.50£90,000.00 - £850,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£536,580.65£71,000.00 - £3,500,000.0031
Flat£191,350.00£125,000.00 - £390,000.0011
Other£873,333.33£175,000.00 - £1,750,000.003
Semi-Detached£210,477.34£70,000.00 - £450,000.0036
Terraced£246,102.68£120,000.00 - £975,000.0056
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£451,607.14£134,000.00 - £1,600,000.0028
Flat£126,916.67£60,000.00 - £275,000.006
Other£1,336,000.00£70,000.00 - £3,530,000.003
Semi-Detached£180,303.10£97,020.00 - £580,000.0030
Terraced£261,574.93£115,000.00 - £530,000.0039
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£515,069.39£180,000.00 - £1,260,450.0049
Flat£160,611.11£70,000.00 - £386,000.0019
Other£675,701.18£25,920.00 - £3,950,000.009
Semi-Detached£298,340.62£160,000.00 - £900,000.0032
Terraced£259,177.08£125,000.00 - £760,000.0048
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£506,156.93£210,000.00 - £1,160,000.0063
Flat£162,903.70£45,000.00 - £225,000.0031
Other£568,309.52£8,000.00 - £2,330,000.0013
Semi-Detached£241,411.76£80,000.00 - £535,000.0051
Terraced£428,999.69£100,000.00 - £1,900,000.0089
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£682,847.83£270,000.00 - £2,250,000.0023
Flat£192,211.54£82,000.00 - £780,000.0014
Other£670,000.00£560,000.00 - £780,000.002
Semi-Detached£675,204.55£140,000.00 - £1,085,000.0012
Terraced£295,210.94£85,000.00 - £577,500.0033
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,195,900.00£155,000.00 - £7,350,000.0010
Flat£110,333.33£71,500.00 - £157,000.006
Other£895,000.00£895,000.00 - £895,000.001
Semi-Detached£304,750.00£206,500.00 - £490,000.006
Terraced£231,913.89£126,000.00 - £500,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£458,187.08£86,500.00 - £856,000.0057
Flat£291,765.62£85,000.00 - £450,000.0018
Other£302,550.00£38,500.00 - £1,000,000.008
Semi-Detached£299,454.55£135,000.00 - £1,100,000.0034
Terraced£632,929.13£75,200.00 - £45,764,360.0053
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£461,727.87£135,000.00 - £1,700,000.0052
Flat£255,880.43£50,000.00 - £612,000.0025
Other£572,075.00£81,600.00 - £2,900,000.005
Semi-Detached£244,623.85£74,000.00 - £950,000.0041
Terraced£308,194.74£76,500.00 - £3,000,000.0067
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£493,488.66£195,000.00 - £8,125,000.0056
Flat£171,922.12£61,000.00 - £610,000.0027
Other£1,077,135.00£65,000.00 - £2,500,000.009
Semi-Detached£298,907.89£160,000.00 - £850,000.0038
Terraced£170,868.48£70,000.00 - £770,000.0071
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£585,799.37£85,000.00 - £3,250,000.0091
Flat£221,296.11£48,000.00 - £375,000.0010
Other£562,725.00£36,000.00 - £3,950,000.0011
Semi-Detached£302,734.77£160,000.00 - £999,950.0065
Terraced£202,095.80£90,000.00 - £830,000.0080
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£458,621.31£175,000.00 - £912,500.0055
Flat£367,074.00£72,000.00 - £725,000.0027
Other£471,675.00£25,000.00 - £925,000.0012
Semi-Detached£272,547.37£120,000.00 - £420,000.0041
Terraced£213,203.45£150,000.00 - £1,100,000.0064
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,731.18£85,000.00 - £2,100,000.0057
Flat£212,464.29£72,000.00 - £800,000.0023
Other£382,454.55£20,000.00 - £4,000,000.0012
Semi-Detached£214,272.22£105,000.00 - £650,000.0053
Terraced£207,304.30£115,000.00 - £900,000.0081
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£432,746.38£115,000.00 - £1,415,000.0050
Flat£154,700.00£44,000.00 - £393,000.0021
Other£561,725.00£149,500.00 - £2,000,000.0011
Semi-Detached£263,429.42£101,281.00 - £687,500.0030
Terraced£168,108.20£76,000.00 - £820,000.0062
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£504,748.43£147,500.00 - £3,650,000.0056
Flat£156,092.79£75,000.00 - £710,000.0026
Other£415,219.44£75,000.00 - £3,500,000.0012
Semi-Detached£275,752.60£74,100.00 - £730,000.0050
Terraced£194,597.82£86,000.00 - £950,000.0058
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£370,245.91£115,000.00 - £2,500,000.0048
Flat£168,325.00£68,000.00 - £420,000.0022
Other£316,500.00£50,000.00 - £855,000.0016
Semi-Detached£287,776.98£155,000.00 - £550,000.0044
Terraced£401,449.96£108,540.00 - £750,000.0078
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£481,797.13£155,000.00 - £1,500,000.0054
Flat£157,472.22£75,000.00 - £505,000.0030
Other£421,225.00£35,000.00 - £3,700,000.0020
Semi-Detached£311,782.10£94,000.00 - £800,000.0049
Terraced£193,423.75£110,000.00 - £725,000.0062
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£380,098.26£192,867.00 - £1,250,000.0047
Flat£208,190.00£83,750.00 - £575,000.0018
Other£927,722.22£150,000.00 - £11,150,000.0010
Semi-Detached£199,684.52£74,800.00 - £370,000.0030
Terraced£142,162.58£85,000.00 - £455,729.0061
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£549,011.94£200,000.00 - £3,200,000.0051
Flat£169,695.71£80,000.00 - £450,000.0029
Other£443,583.33£8,000.00 - £1,550,000.008
Semi-Detached£239,697.56£100,000.00 - £625,000.0043
Terraced£210,119.34£80,000.00 - £630,000.0055
Schools in the PL2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Gorran SchoolPrimary, Outstanding105 4-11PL266LH
Port Isaac Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Inadequate60 3-11PL293RT
Ham Drive Nursery School and Day CareNursery, Good79 2-5PL22NJ
Horrabridge Primary & Nursery SchoolPrimary, Outstanding215 2-11PL207SZ
The Erme Primary SchoolPrimary, Good104 4-11PL210AJ
College Road Primary SchoolPrimary, Good206 5-11PL21NS
Pennycross Primary SchoolPrimary, Good409 4-11PL23RL
Modbury Primary SchoolPrimary, Good161 4-11PL210RB
Cornwood Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good69 4-11PL219PZ
St Andrew's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good188 4-11PL207NA
Sandy Hill AcademyPrimary, Outstanding401 3-11PL253AT
Ivybridge Community CollegeSecondary, Good2525 11-18PL210JA
Penrice AcademySecondary, Outstanding1425 11-16PL253NR
Devonport High School for GirlsSecondary, Good821 11-18PL23DL
Charlestown Primary SchoolPrimary, Good400 4-11PL253PB
Treverbyn AcademyPrimary, Good215 4-11PL268TL
St Breock Primary SchoolPrimary, Good221 4-11PL277XL
Padstow SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement191 2-11PL288EX
Wadebridge Primary AcademyPrimary, Good419 2-11PL276BL
St Mewan Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good443 3-11PL267DP
St Merryn SchoolPrimary, Good149 3-11PL288NP
Biscovey AcademyPrimary, Outstanding279 7-11PL242DB
Stowford SchoolPrimary, Good462 2-11PL210BG
Wadebridge SchoolSecondary, Good1066 11-16PL276BU
Whitemoor AcademyPrimary, Good113 2-11PL267XH
Lerryn CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good29 2-11PL220QA
St Winnow CofE SchoolPrimary, Good96 4-11PL220RA
Mayflower AcademyPrimary, Outstanding445 3-11PL22NJ
Restormel AcademyPRU, Good18 5-16PL254TJ
Foxhole Learning AcademyPrimary, Good101 5-11PL267XD
Bishop Bronescombe CofE SchoolPrimary, Good321 2-11PL253DT
Keyham Barton Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good147 4-11PL22DE
Fowey River AcademySecondary, Requires improvement576 11-16PL231HE
St Dennis Primary AcademyPrimary, Good214 3-11PL268AY
St Minver SchoolPrimary, Good162 4-11PL276QD
Tywardreath SchoolPrimary, Good295 4-11PL242PT
Mevagissey Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good131 4-11PL266TD
Carclaze Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good392 4-11PL253TF
Fowey Primary SchoolPrimary, Good159 5-11PL231HH
Lostwithiel SchoolPrimary, Good149 4-11PL220AJ
St Stephen Churchtown AcademyPrimary, Good293 3-11PL267NZ
Mount Charles SchoolPrimary, Good378 5-11PL254PP
Montpelier Primary SchoolPrimary, Good649 4-11PL23HN
Roche Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good207 5-11PL268EP
Polruan Primary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement28 4-11PL231PS
Bugle SchoolPrimary, Good185 2-11PL268PD
Trevisker Primary SchoolPrimary, Good167 4-11PL277UD
Doubletrees SchoolSpecial, Good99 2-19PL242DS
Biscovey Nursery and Infants' AcademyPrimary, Good189 2-7PL242DB
Lady Modiford's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good49 5-11PL206JR
Meavy Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good88 4-11PL206PJ
Weston Mill Community Primary AcademyPrimary, Good291 3-11PL22EL
Woodlands Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding362 4-11PL219TF
Morice Town Primary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement175 2-11PL21RJ
Drake Primary AcademyPrimary, Good187 4-11PL22EN
Brannel SchoolSecondary, Good854 11-16PL267RN
Ford Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement207 3-11PL21PU
St Issey Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good107 2-11PL277RN
Poltair SchoolSecondary, Requires improvement767 11-16PL254BZ
Princetown Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good33 4-11PL206QE
Bere Alston Primary AcademyPrimary, Inadequate139 2-11PL207AU
Pondhu Primary SchoolPrimary, Good227 3-11PL255DS
Ermington Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding123 4-11PL219NH
Manor Primary School, IvybridgePrimary, Outstanding262 2-11PL219BG
Ugborough Primary SchoolPrimary, Good121 4-11PL210NJ
Sky Primary and Eden Project NurseryPrimary, Not RatedNone 3-11PL242SX
Nanpean Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvementNone 4-11PL267YH
Amenities in the PL2 Postcode Area
  • Iceland at the Range, PL2 3LP
  • Lidl UK GmbH, PL2 2AA
  • Spar - Wessex Retail, PL2 1HS
  • Tesco, PL2 3BP
  • The Co-operative Food, PL2 1AQ
  • Balmain Care Homes, PL2 1BT
  • Get Up And Go Nursery, PL2 3BY
  • Mama Bear's Day Nursery, PL2 3RW
  • Pelican Childrens Centre, PL2 1QS
  • Playbox Pre School, PL2 3PZ
  • BRIDPORT OPERATOR LTD, PL2 3AA
  • Amazing Me hair and Beauty, PL2 2NA
  • Babcock Marine Sails Restaurant, PL2 2DQ
  • Community Regeneration Outreach Projects Ltd, PL2 2DT
  • Crossroads Fun & Friendship Centre, PL2 2NJ
  • CATERed at College Road Primary School, PL2 1NS
  • CATERed at Drake Primary School, PL2 2BE
  • CATERed at Keyham Barton School, PL2 2DE
  • CATERed at Mayflower Community Primary School, PL2 2NL
  • CATERed at Montpelier Primary School, PL2 3HN
  • Albert Road Express, PL2 1AW
  • Bag a Baguette, PL2 1AW
  • Beacon Park Stores, PL2 2PH
  • Best One, PL2 2BX
  • Camels Head Stores, PL2 2EA
  • Avondale Arms, PL2 1RD
  • Britannia Inn, PL2 3BH
  • Cherry Tree, PL2 3NH
  • Embassy Club, PL2 3AA
  • Keyham Barton Conservative Clu, PL2 1NQ
  • The Beacon Coffee House, PL2 2NE
  • Cafe Hero, PL2 2DQ
  • Central Park Golf, PL2 3DG
  • DJ's Cafe, PL2 1AW
  • Elior @ Babcock Devonport Dockyard Kiosk 1, PL2 2DQ
  • Albert Road Kebab and Pizza House, PL2 1AQ
  • Bayleaf Gardens, PL2 3NJ
  • Benbows Chippy, PL2 1BX
  • Chen’s Chinese Fish & Chips, PL2 1HW
  • Christy's Takeaway, PL2 2BB
  • Food to Go Mobile, PL2 2DQ