PL4 Postcode Area Information

Population
35,405
Avg Annual Income
£35,667
Full Time Employees
25.17%
Average Age
36.53

Plymouth, PL4 Postcode Area Overview

The PL4 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 PL4 postcode area covers Compton, Drake, Efford and Lipson, St Peter and the Waterfront, Stoke, Sutton and Mount Gould electoral wards.

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PL4 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of PL4 postcode area is 35,405. 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 27,910, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,688. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (19,320), followed by Christian (11,293).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,829), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,398).

Economic Status

Most people in the PL4 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (9,540), while 6,966 adults mentioned they are Student.

Education

Regarding education, 9,955 adults have Level 3 education, while 3,839 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the PL4 area are

  • Professional occupations (2830)
  • Elementary occupations (2228), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1941)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode PL4 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 15 to 24 (14420), Between 25 to 34 (8769), and Below 14 (6610).

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 PL4 has Full-time students (9,362) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,433), and Routine occupations (3,623).

Postcodes in PL4

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the PL4 (listed below). The postcode PL4 has a total of 1188 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of PL4
NameType
AreaPL4
Ward

Compton

Drake

Efford and Lipson

St Peter and the Waterfront

Stoke

Sutton and Mount Gould

LTLA22Plymouth
UTLA22Plymouth
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Plymouth, PL4 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Plymouth, PL4 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

50

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

8

Other crime

35

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

4

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

127

Violence and sexual offences

4

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in PL4 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in PL4 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Terraced£190,125.00£132,000.00 - £258,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
Flat£137,857.14£90,000.00 - £190,000.007
Other£255,000.00£255,000.00 - £255,000.001
Terraced£221,693.08£163,000.00 - £300,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£185,423.08£100,000.00 - £320,000.0013
Terraced£203,650.00£124,000.00 - £266,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Flat£134,676.92£55,150.00 - £284,000.0013
Other£121,249.17£30,000.00 - £360,000.005
Semi-Detached£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.002
Terraced£235,361.11£172,500.00 - £570,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£296,993.33£48,800.00 - £475,000.0017
Other£127,550.00£127,550.00 - £127,550.001
Semi-Detached£165,000.00£165,000.00 - £165,000.001
Terraced£204,861.54£93,600.00 - £356,800.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£77,500.00£75,000.00 - £80,000.002
Terraced£192,600.00£113,000.00 - £260,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£106,166.67£60,500.00 - £150,000.005
Semi-Detached£215,000.00£215,000.00 - £215,000.001
Terraced£196,192.31£97,000.00 - £330,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£141,100.00£100,000.00 - £180,000.0010
Other£267,500.00£250,000.00 - £285,000.002
Terraced£161,894.05£115,000.00 - £417,500.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£345,000.00£290,000.00 - £400,000.002
Flat£121,625.00£92,000.00 - £150,000.0012
Other£187,500.00£120,000.00 - £255,000.002
Semi-Detached£185,666.67£180,000.00 - £195,000.003
Terraced£197,925.00£142,500.00 - £285,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£109,928.57£75,000.00 - £150,000.007
Other£156,000.00£127,000.00 - £220,000.003
Semi-Detached£202,500.00£128,000.00 - £325,000.006
Terraced£237,625.00£145,000.00 - £430,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£138,916.67£118,000.00 - £167,000.006
Other£575,000.00£575,000.00 - £575,000.001
Semi-Detached£213,000.00£201,000.00 - £225,000.002
Terraced£246,214.29£184,000.00 - £320,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£82,469.44£50,000.00 - £250,000.0020
Other£769,000.00£238,000.00 - £1,300,000.003
Semi-Detached£215,000.00£215,000.00 - £215,000.002
Terraced£227,238.10£105,000.00 - £380,000.0042
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£138,868.42£50,000.00 - £360,000.0019
Other£211,000.00£122,000.00 - £300,000.002
Terraced£208,584.54£91,500.00 - £280,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£144,000.00£133,000.00 - £155,000.002
Other£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
Terraced£224,285.71£185,000.00 - £270,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£127,764.71£50,000.00 - £404,000.0017
Other£461,550.00£461,550.00 - £461,550.001
Semi-Detached£196,875.00£150,000.00 - £267,000.004
Terraced£248,620.00£121,500.00 - £505,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£120,272.73£90,000.00 - £165,000.0011
Other£221,666.67£150,000.00 - £285,000.003
Semi-Detached£467,500.00£295,000.00 - £640,000.002
Terraced£222,095.31£125,000.00 - £345,000.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£123,124.00£41,500.00 - £190,000.0025
Semi-Detached£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Terraced£207,062.50£112,000.00 - £300,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£235,621.50£44,367.00 - £347,000.0020
Other£236,782.50£115,000.00 - £750,000.007
Semi-Detached£288,333.33£230,000.00 - £380,000.003
Terraced£242,780.21£95,000.00 - £385,000.0048
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£575,000.00£575,000.00 - £575,000.001
Flat£151,595.24£42,500.00 - £375,000.0021
Other£171,000.00£102,000.00 - £240,000.002
Semi-Detached£207,555.40£144,777.00 - £298,000.005
Terraced£190,979.17£110,000.00 - £500,000.0038
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£134,717.39£47,000.00 - £170,000.0024
Other£916,557.33£157,000.00 - £2,342,672.003
Terraced£226,559.40£100,000.00 - £450,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£132,271.94£65,000.00 - £190,000.0018
Other£207,500.00£200,000.00 - £215,000.002
Semi-Detached£343,000.00£185,000.00 - £501,000.002
Terraced£159,953.53£110,500.00 - £380,000.0031
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,500.00£270,000.00 - £275,000.002
Flat£95,309.38£60,000.00 - £162,000.0017
Other£293,750.00£137,500.00 - £450,000.002
Semi-Detached£187,007.33£160,000.00 - £220,022.003
Terraced£181,492.18£90,000.00 - £415,000.0029
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£141,662.50£56,000.00 - £170,000.0021
Other£2,927,000.00£2,927,000.00 - £2,927,000.001
Semi-Detached£253,125.00£175,000.00 - £350,000.004
Terraced£219,746.55£106,000.00 - £350,000.0029
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£105,471.50£48,750.00 - £154,000.0020
Other£73,281.25£15,000.00 - £208,125.003
Semi-Detached£226,718.75£180,000.00 - £280,000.004
Terraced£229,125.00£150,000.00 - £400,000.0036
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£219,000.00£155,000.00 - £283,000.002
Flat£101,730.00£45,000.00 - £220,000.0015
Other£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.002
Semi-Detached£206,500.00£168,000.00 - £245,000.002
Terraced£216,946.43£115,000.00 - £420,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
Flat£117,375.00£57,500.00 - £330,000.0016
Other£114,250.00£31,000.00 - £210,000.003
Semi-Detached£247,987.50£185,000.00 - £346,000.004
Terraced£219,801.40£125,799.00 - £375,000.0035
Schools in the PL4 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Lipson Vale Primary SchoolPrimary, Good412 5-11PL47HW
Lipson Co-operative AcademySecondary, Good1126 11-18PL47PG
Holy Cross Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good300 4-11PL49BE
ACE Schools PlymouthPRU, Good197 4-19PL40AT
Prince Rock Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding395 4-11PL49JF
Salisbury Road Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement405 4-11PL48QZ
Mount Street Primary SchoolPrimary, Good202 2-11PL48NZ
Plymouth High School for GirlsSecondary, Good791 11-18PL46HT
Amenities in the PL4 Postcode Area
  • Gallery Guesthouse, PL4 6AL
  • Premier Inn, PL4 0HX
  • Gossip, PL4 0BB
  • Air, PL4 8LH
  • Beggars Banquet, PL4 8AX
  • Boom Battle Bar, PL4 0FE
  • BulletProof Brewing Ltd, PL4 6JJ
  • Pizza Hut, PL4 0LJ
  • Jakes, PL4 8BA
  • 1983 Bubble Tea, PL4 9AF
  • Asian Noodle Bar Chinese Restaurant, PL4 0AD
  • Bella Italia Plymouth also t/a Supa Nonna, PL4 0LG
  • Babawok, PL4 0BB
  • Aladdin's Indian Takeaway, PL4 9HY
  • Aroma Woodfired Pizza, PL4 9AA
  • Atlantic Fryers & Pizza Ltd, PL4 8FB
  • Bangkok Bites, PL4 8BB
  • Rail Gourmet, PL4 6AA
  • XC Trains Limited, PL4 6AB
  • Cornish Garlic Co., PL4 0PR
  • Friary Mill Bakery Ltd, PL4 0QA
  • Moby Nicks (Preparation), PL4 0LH
  • Rex Down Fish Merchants, PL4 0LH
  • The Devon Coffee Company, PL4 0ST
  • Barbican Street Food/Heisenburger, PL4 0LG
  • C K Snax, PL4 0SN
  • Creamers Street Barista, PL4 0EF
  • ELH Catering, PL4 0PN
  • Four Elements Catering, PL4 0QE
  • Absolute Burgers and Fries, PL4 0BB
  • Battlezone Parties Plymouth, PL4 0ST
  • Brewdog, PL4 0FE
  • Creme De La Creme Catering, PL4 0LP
  • DeeJays, PL4 8SW
  • Arts University Plymouth, PL4 8AT
  • CATERed at Holy Cross RC Primary School, PL4 9BE
  • CATERed at Lipson Vale Primary School, PL4 7HW
  • CATERed at Mount Street Primary School, PL4 8NZ
  • CATERed at Prince Rock Primary School, PL4 9JF
  • Asda Stores Ltd, PL4 0AH
  • A K Ices Super Whippy DRV905W, PL4 0RW
  • A K Ices t/a Super Whippy, PL4 0RW
  • A.M.CORNER SHOP LTD, PL4 0LE
  • Bites to Go, PL4 0QS
  • Aldi, PL4 7BP
  • Asian Food Store, PL4 0NN
  • Gibbon Lane Stores, PL4 8BS
  • K W Foods, PL4 0NP
  • Kushiara Foods, PL4 9HY
  • Age UK, PL4 9RD
  • Ardent Residential Home, PL4 6HH
  • Bambinos Childcare Centre, PL4 6HG
  • Bestway Carehome Ltd, PL4 9PY
  • Bethany Christian Home, PL4 8QE