SY16 Postcode Area Information

Population
16,191
Avg Annual Income
£34,180
Full Time Employees
25.33%
Average Age
45.74

Powys, SY16 Postcode Area Overview

The SY16 postcode area is located in the Powys, Powys 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 SY16 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 SY16 postcode area covers Dolforwyn, Kerry, Llandinam with Dolfor, Newtown Central and South, Newtown East, Newtown North, Newtown West, Rhiwcynon electoral wards.

SY16 Postcode Map

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SY16 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SY16 postcode area is 16,191. 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 15,147, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 571. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (7,518), followed by Christian (7,245).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (3,986), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (2,837).

Economic Status

Most people in the SY16 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (4,807), while 3,870 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 3,544 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,333 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the SY16 area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (1353)
  • Professional occupations (921), and
  • Elementary occupations (909)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SY16 is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (4658), Between 55 to 64 (4603), and Between 65 to 74 (4068).

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 SY16 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,426) followed by Semi-routine occupations (2,086), and Routine occupations (2,023).

Postcodes in SY16

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the SY16 (listed below). The postcode SY16 has a total of 828 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SY16
NameType
AreaSY16
Ward

Dolforwyn

Kerry

Llandinam with Dolfor

Newtown Central and South

Newtown East

Newtown North

Newtown West

Rhiwcynon

LTLA22Powys
UTLA22Powys
RegionWales
CountryWales

Powys, SY16 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Powys, SY16 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

7

Anti-social behaviour

1

Drugs

1

Other theft

2

Public order

6

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

20

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

7

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

16

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

7

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

8

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

73

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

2

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

101

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

3

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

80

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

3

Other crime

5

Other theft

20

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

94

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

8

Public order

1

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

69

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

10

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

68

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

1

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

26

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

97

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

2

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

91

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

29

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

92

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

4

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

5

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

90

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

10

Other crime

6

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

110

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SY16 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SY16 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£327,500.00£240,000.00 - £395,000.004
Terraced£127,750.00£117,500.00 - £138,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,833.33£180,000.00 - £470,000.006
Terraced£95,000.00£80,000.00 - £110,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£275,250.00£239,000.00 - £325,000.008
Other£555,000.00£555,000.00 - £555,000.001
Semi-Detached£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.002
Terraced£116,000.00£116,000.00 - £116,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£219,000.00£165,000.00 - £260,000.004
Semi-Detached£140,368.75£120,000.00 - £165,000.008
Terraced£147,857.14£135,000.00 - £170,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£240,500.00£240,000.00 - £241,000.002
Flat£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.002
Other£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.002
Semi-Detached£150,400.00£92,500.00 - £180,000.005
Terraced£92,500.00£72,000.00 - £113,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£146,000.00£146,000.00 - £146,000.001
Terraced£62,000.00£62,000.00 - £62,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£315,400.00£198,000.00 - £400,000.005
Flat£104,975.00£89,950.00 - £120,000.002
Semi-Detached£235,125.00£167,000.00 - £332,500.004
Terraced£152,500.00£145,000.00 - £160,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,000.00£120,000.00 - £440,000.003
Other£336,000.00£202,000.00 - £470,000.002
Semi-Detached£146,000.00£146,000.00 - £146,000.001
Terraced£176,000.00£176,000.00 - £176,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
Flat£122,000.00£122,000.00 - £122,000.001
Semi-Detached£205,428.57£118,000.00 - £415,000.007
Terraced£126,490.00£85,000.00 - £160,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£243,833.33£153,000.00 - £490,000.006
Other£865,000.00£30,000.00 - £1,700,000.002
Semi-Detached£170,333.33£158,000.00 - £190,000.003
Terraced£123,400.00£70,000.00 - £170,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£310,800.00£180,000.00 - £423,200.004
Flat£126,250.00£124,500.00 - £128,000.002
Other£270,000.00£270,000.00 - £270,000.001
Semi-Detached£231,666.67£105,000.00 - £370,000.003
Terraced£159,657.14£101,700.00 - £200,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£470,800.00£197,000.00 - £865,000.0010
Other£175,000.00£150,000.00 - £200,000.004
Semi-Detached£134,166.67£75,000.00 - £165,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£255,000.00£235,000.00 - £275,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£345,000.00£345,000.00 - £345,000.001
Semi-Detached£163,000.00£163,000.00 - £163,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,000.00£255,000.00 - £620,000.003
Other£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£147,421.43£82,000.00 - £215,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£350,000.00£140,000.00 - £475,000.006
Other£160,000.00£70,000.00 - £250,000.002
Semi-Detached£163,333.33£160,000.00 - £170,000.003
Terraced£202,625.00£135,000.00 - £360,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£438,333.33£225,000.00 - £715,000.006
Other£378,500.00£112,500.00 - £695,000.003
Semi-Detached£160,000.00£140,000.00 - £180,000.002
Terraced£159,700.00£90,000.00 - £238,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£278,037.00£190,000.00 - £385,000.006
Other£1,295,000.00£370,000.00 - £2,220,000.002
Semi-Detached£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Terraced£136,445.00£91,000.00 - £238,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£257,800.00£185,000.00 - £310,500.0010
Semi-Detached£174,700.00£135,000.00 - £286,500.006
Terraced£145,950.00£110,000.00 - £190,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£251,150.00£177,500.00 - £370,000.005
Flat£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Other£495,000.00£495,000.00 - £495,000.001
Semi-Detached£181,500.00£130,000.00 - £244,000.006
Terraced£173,500.00£137,500.00 - £215,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£258,200.00£205,000.00 - £350,000.005
Other£380,000.00£380,000.00 - £380,000.001
Semi-Detached£160,000.00£140,000.00 - £170,000.003
Terraced£141,145.00£99,950.00 - £190,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£345,000.00£220,000.00 - £425,000.004
Other£458,596.83£148,207.00 - £775,000.006
Terraced£116,381.25£78,000.00 - £153,525.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£377,006.88£307,000.00 - £407,500.005
Flat£162,000.00£162,000.00 - £162,000.001
Other£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Terraced£151,833.33£110,000.00 - £194,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£298,375.00£180,000.00 - £420,000.009
Flat£101,000.00£101,000.00 - £101,000.001
Other£130,000.00£90,000.00 - £170,000.002
Semi-Detached£530,000.00£530,000.00 - £530,000.001
Terraced£118,368.75£84,000.00 - £150,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£312,226.19£170,000.00 - £549,000.0010
Other£92,000.00£92,000.00 - £92,000.001
Semi-Detached£190,255.25£160,000.00 - £221,021.004
Terraced£145,736.25£127,995.00 - £179,950.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£236,166.67£180,000.00 - £282,000.005
Flat£71,000.00£64,000.00 - £78,000.002
Semi-Detached£156,650.71£100,000.00 - £220,000.007
Terraced£180,000.00£162,500.00 - £197,500.002
Schools in the SY16 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Amenities in the SY16 Postcode Area
  • G & A Leisure Ltd, SY16 3DS
  • G & A Leisure Ltd, SY16 3DS
  • Bell Hotel, SY16 2DE
  • Elephant & Castle Hotel Ltd, SY16 2BQ
  • Gro Guest House, SY16 3AL
  • Bull & Heifer, SY16 6DS
  • Newtown Sports and Social Club, SY16 1DG
  • Bull and Heifer, SY16 6DS
  • Newtown Sports and Social Club, SY16 1DG
  • 23 Social, SY16 2NA
  • Caffi DAVIES Cafe, SY16 2NZ
  • Dominos Pizza, SY16 1BD
  • Kerry Bowling Club, SY16 4NX
  • Caffi DAVIES Cafe, SY16 2NZ
  • Dominos Pizza, SY16 1BD
  • Lidl, SY16 1ET
  • Lidl, SY16 1ET
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, SY16 3AH
  • Spar Foodliner, SY16 2AY
  • Tesco, SY16 1DW
  • N-MAC Gym, SY16 1BS
  • Sandwich and Salad Bar Ltd, SY16 2AU
  • N-MAC Gym, SY16 1BS
  • Sandwich and Salad Bar Ltd, SY16 2AU
  • 7 Pizza Parlour, SY16 2AQ
  • All Saints Church Newtown, SY16 1EG
  • Canbee Curious Nursery, SY16 4LE
  • Cartref Gofal Bupa, SY16 1EW
  • Hope Day Nursery, SY16 1JD
  • Kids World Out of School Club, SY16 3BH
  • Kevin Jones Butchery, SY16 3EB
  • Kevin Jones Butchery, SY16 3EB
  • Evans Cafe, SY16 2AU
  • Highclere Strategic Creativity, SY16 4LE
  • Hilltop Honey, SY16 1DZ
  • Neuadd Bentref/Gymunedol Betws, SY16 3DX
  • Bettws Village/Community Hall, SY16 3DX
  • Powys Theatre, SY16 2JZ
  • Borderland Ciders, SY16 2RA
  • Cefn Vastre, SY16 4DU
  • Breakfast Club, SY16 2DF
  • Cedewain School, SY16 1LH
  • Clwb Brecwast, SY16 1JE
  • Clwb Brecwast, SY16 1LH
  • Clwb Brecwast, SY16 1NJ
  • I C Quality Meats, SY16 1AA
  • The Village Shop, Bettws, SY16 3DS
  • I C Quality Meats, SY16 1AA
  • The Village Shop, Bettws, SY16 3DS
  • Wilderness Brewery Ltd, SY16 4LE
  • G & A Leisure Ltd, SY16 3DS
  • J & A Evans, SY16 3EA
  • G & A Leisure Ltd, SY16 3DS
  • J & A Evans, SY16 3EA
  • Castell Y Dail Smallholding, SY16 4JA
  • Amore Pizza, SY16 3FA
  • Lion Bites Trailer, SY16 3AG
  • Montgomery Federation of YFC, SY16 4LE
  • Vickys Van, SY16 4LE
  • Amore Pizza, SY16 3FA
  • Newtown Food Surplus, SY16 3AJ
  • Newtown Food Surplus, SY16 3AJ
  • Avondale Supplies, SY16 4LE
  • Greencore Foods To Go, SY16 1ET
  • Hilltop Honey, SY16 3BD