SY8 Postcode Area Information

Population
18,398
Avg Annual Income
£39,675
Full Time Employees
21.04%
Average Age
49.23

Herefordshire, County of, SY8 Postcode Area Overview

The SY8 postcode area is located in the Herefordshire, County of, Shropshire, Herefordshire, County of, Shropshire postcode town, in the West Midlands, 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 SY8 postcode district

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

Electoral Wards

The SY8 postcode area covers Bircher, Clee, Cleobury Mortimer, Corvedale, Leominster North & Rural, Ludlow East, Ludlow North, Ludlow South, Mortimer electoral wards.

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SY8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SY8 postcode area is 18,398. 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 17,599, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 360. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (10,755), followed by No religion (6,283).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,224), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,699).

Economic Status

Most people in the SY8 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (6,846), while 4,831 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 5,019 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,669 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the SY8 area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (1439)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1155), and
  • Professional occupations (1104)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SY8 is 49 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (5278), Between 65 to 74 (5131), and Between 75 to 100 (4879).

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 SY8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,138) followed by Small employers and own account workers (2,644), and Semi-routine occupations (2,050).

Postcodes in SY8

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the SY8 (listed below). The postcode SY8 has a total of 981 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SY8
NameType
AreaSY8
Ward

Bircher

Clee

Cleobury Mortimer

Corvedale

Leominster North & Rural

Ludlow East

Ludlow North

Ludlow South

Mortimer

LTLA22Herefordshire, County of, Shropshire
UTLA22Herefordshire, County of, Shropshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland

Herefordshire, County of, SY8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Herefordshire, County of, SY8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

8

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

6

Public order

13

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

32

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

7

Other theft

6

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

14

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

2

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

17

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

8

Other theft

14

Public order

46

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

6

Other theft

11

Public order

56

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

1

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

11

Other theft

10

Public order

2

Robbery

29

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

27

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

25

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

8

Other theft

9

Public order

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other theft

9

Public order

7

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

55

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Public order

5

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

23

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

1

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

10

Other theft

5

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SY8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SY8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Terraced£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£394,125.00£297,500.00 - £515,000.004
Flat£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.001
Semi-Detached£274,750.00£114,000.00 - £475,000.004
Terraced£232,900.00£172,000.00 - £282,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£491,071.43£345,000.00 - £680,000.007
Semi-Detached£253,500.00£112,500.00 - £324,000.003
Terraced£220,000.00£220,000.00 - £220,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£248,000.00£216,000.00 - £280,000.002
Other£975,000.00£975,000.00 - £975,000.001
Semi-Detached£218,800.00£154,000.00 - £375,000.005
Terraced£190,200.00£155,000.00 - £267,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£579,833.33£348,000.00 - £720,000.006
Flat£161,125.00£97,500.00 - £300,000.004
Other£762,500.00£762,500.00 - £762,500.002
Semi-Detached£259,000.00£225,000.00 - £285,000.005
Terraced£215,000.00£103,000.00 - £650,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£261,500.00£160,000.00 - £363,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,400.00£154,000.00 - £850,000.0010
Flat£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Other£128,000.00£128,000.00 - £128,000.001
Semi-Detached£267,500.00£205,000.00 - £330,000.002
Terraced£372,475.00£259,950.00 - £485,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£283,227.27£185,000.00 - £370,000.0011
Flat£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Semi-Detached£205,000.00£180,000.00 - £230,000.002
Terraced£326,541.67£158,000.00 - £925,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£640,266.67£446,500.00 - £1,050,000.006
Flat£100,000.00£75,000.00 - £125,000.002
Other£192,500.00£185,000.00 - £200,000.002
Semi-Detached£330,410.00£175,000.00 - £565,000.005
Terraced£260,100.00£155,000.00 - £400,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£398,737.50£320,000.00 - £550,000.004
Flat£81,750.00£55,500.00 - £108,000.002
Semi-Detached£214,166.67£150,000.00 - £247,500.003
Terraced£357,500.00£215,000.00 - £500,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£438,384.09£120,000.00 - £685,000.0012
Flat£105,000.00£105,000.00 - £105,000.001
Other£758,500.00£432,000.00 - £1,085,000.002
Semi-Detached£232,500.00£225,000.00 - £240,000.002
Terraced£239,000.00£165,000.00 - £335,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£446,460.00£175,000.00 - £835,000.0010
Flat£112,041.67£77,000.00 - £185,000.0012
Other£841,833.33£824,000.00 - £877,500.003
Semi-Detached£148,861.11£76,500.00 - £271,000.0011
Terraced£210,409.09£135,000.00 - £280,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£514,875.00£330,000.00 - £963,750.005
Flat£112,000.00£79,000.00 - £145,000.002
Semi-Detached£276,666.67£200,000.00 - £340,000.003
Terraced£231,250.00£177,500.00 - £285,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£362,000.00£185,000.00 - £485,000.004
Flat£164,000.00£164,000.00 - £164,000.001
Other£287,500.00£287,500.00 - £287,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£434,375.00£275,000.00 - £750,000.008
Flat£159,282.50£86,000.00 - £223,065.003
Other£10,000.00£10,000.00 - £10,000.001
Semi-Detached£254,100.00£233,000.00 - £282,500.005
Terraced£215,400.00£175,000.00 - £265,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£641,666.67£315,000.00 - £1,825,000.006
Flat£96,800.00£78,600.00 - £115,000.002
Other£402,500.00£165,000.00 - £560,000.003
Semi-Detached£226,600.00£168,000.00 - £285,000.005
Terraced£211,349.75£73,500.00 - £1,147,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£485,329.17£260,000.00 - £1,100,000.0012
Flat£163,750.00£100,000.00 - £280,000.004
Other£525,000.00£525,000.00 - £525,000.001
Semi-Detached£227,500.00£220,000.00 - £235,000.002
Terraced£272,785.71£140,000.00 - £520,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£437,125.00£230,000.00 - £765,000.0016
Flat£73,000.00£73,000.00 - £73,000.001
Other£521,030.00£21,500.00 - £851,590.003
Semi-Detached£199,875.00£120,000.00 - £240,000.004
Terraced£221,687.50£130,500.00 - £283,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£428,125.00£250,000.00 - £525,000.008
Flat£162,475.00£150,000.00 - £174,950.002
Other£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
Semi-Detached£271,352.38£199,950.00 - £625,000.0010
Terraced£222,749.44£165,000.00 - £350,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£399,518.75£300,000.00 - £850,000.009
Flat£178,725.00£65,000.00 - £234,950.004
Semi-Detached£272,700.00£255,000.00 - £295,000.005
Terraced£257,700.00£170,000.00 - £425,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£368,066.67£151,000.00 - £592,500.006
Flat£226,862.50£177,500.00 - £280,000.004
Other£380,500.00£17,000.00 - £825,000.004
Semi-Detached£187,453.89£97,500.00 - £385,000.0013
Terraced£252,575.00£180,000.00 - £535,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£330,875.00£250,000.00 - £600,000.0012
Flat£212,308.33£80,000.00 - £325,000.004
Other£250,541.00£116,082.00 - £385,000.002
Semi-Detached£227,336.33£150,418.00 - £272,450.004
Terraced£296,333.33£190,000.00 - £615,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£297,325.00£219,950.00 - £459,000.006
Flat£95,812.50£50,000.00 - £130,000.004
Other£412,727.00£412,727.00 - £412,727.001
Semi-Detached£209,000.00£114,000.00 - £385,000.0013
Terraced£393,350.00£112,500.00 - £1,100,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£346,470.00£249,950.00 - £675,000.006
Flat£117,737.50£93,500.00 - £150,000.004
Other£625,000.00£625,000.00 - £625,000.001
Semi-Detached£225,529.17£195,000.00 - £262,500.005
Terraced£222,256.25£130,000.00 - £425,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£347,725.00£230,000.00 - £766,000.008
Flat£160,237.50£88,000.00 - £237,000.004
Semi-Detached£254,425.00£184,950.00 - £400,000.008
Terraced£248,375.00£147,500.00 - £400,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£487,142.86£240,000.00 - £915,000.007
Other£976,666.67£275,000.00 - £2,280,000.003
Semi-Detached£237,500.00£150,000.00 - £290,000.005
Terraced£263,750.00£105,000.00 - £645,000.004
Schools in the SY8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Orleton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good175 5-11SY84HQ
St Laurence CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good226 3-11SY81TP
Bishop Hooper Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good132 2-11SY84BX
Clee Hill Community AcademyPrimary, Good155 2-11SY83NE
Bitterley CofE Primary School (Aided)Primary, Good115 2-11SY83HF
Ludlow Primary SchoolPrimary, Good441 2-11SY81HX
Ludlow Church of England SchoolSecondary, Good559 11-16SY81GJ
Amenities in the SY8 Postcode Area
  • Fishmore Hall, SY8 3DP
  • The Cliffe At Dinham, SY8 2JE
  • The Feathers Hotel Ludlow, SY8 1AA
  • Bennetts End, SY8 3LL
  • Castle Inn, SY8 4EW
  • The Boot Inn, SY8 4HN
  • The Maidenhead, SY8 4JB
  • Blue Boar Inn, SY8 1BB
  • Clee Hill Rugby Club, SY8 3NL
  • What's Cooking?, SY8 1XF
  • Orleton Coffee Morning, SY8 4HW
  • Wyson Warm Space, SY8 4NL
  • AG Dining @ Ludlow Golf Club, SY8 2BT
  • Sainsbury's, SY8 2EY
  • Aldi, SY8 2PQ
  • Spar / Subway, SY8 1AS
  • Tesco Stores Ltd, SY8 2PG
  • Chutneys, SY8 1XY
  • Clee Hill Fish And Chips, SY8 3LZ
  • Crumbs, SY8 1RL
  • Evergreen Fish Bar & Chinese Takeaway, SY8 1NW
  • Greggs PLC, SY8 1AQ
  • SENAD Group (Fairfield House), SY8 4LF
  • Alexandra House, SY8 1QT
  • Barchester Healthcare Limited, SY8 1LS
  • Busy Bodies Childcare Centre, SY8 1RZ
  • Chatterbox Day Nursery, SY8 1HX
  • L And G Catering @ The Bakers Of Tower Street, SY8 1RL
  • The Ludlow Catering Company Limited, SY8 2HU
  • Evatt & Bullock Co, SY8 1EH
  • King Kong Brownies, SY8 1AP
  • Taste At No. 1, SY8 1BS
  • Bishop Hooper CE Primary School, SY8 4BX
  • Dining @ St Laurence Primary School, SY8 1TP
  • Orleton C E Primary School - Food CIC, SY8 4HQ
  • Bitterley C.E. School, SY8 3HF
  • Gateway Educational Trust @ Clee Hill Community Academy, SY8 3NE
  • Asda On The Move @ Euro Garages, SY8 4AL
  • The Tuck Shop, SY8 1DP
  • The Roebuck Shop, SY8 4NE
  • A.H. Griffiths, SY8 1AD
  • Applegreen Bromfield Road Service Station, SY8 1DN
  • The Olive Press, SY8 1XF
  • Laura's, SY8 3EQ
  • Bread2bake, SY8 1LS
  • Kirkwood Distillery, SY8 2AE
  • Ludlow Distillery, SY8 2JR
  • Ludlow Farm Shop, SY8 2JR
  • Mark's Catering, SY8 1AT