Area Information for Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW

This postcode in Treragin is in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the St Dominick, Harrowbarrow and Kelly Bray ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of South East Cornwall. This page combines information for the address Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of PL17 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority Cornwall
Ward St Dominick, Harrowbarrow and Kelly Bray
Constituency South East Cornwall
Region South West
Country England

Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW:

Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BL
St Dominic Park, Harrowbarrow, Callington, PL17 8BN
Harrowbarrow, Callington, PL17 8FA
Lower Metherell, Callington, PL17 8BX
Callington Road, Harrowbarrow, Callington, PL17 8AZ
Longacre, Harrowbarrow, Callington, PL17 8NE

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about PL17 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.

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House Prices

There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.

Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.

Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Treragin, Callington consists predominantly of caravans or other mobile and temporary dwellings. This is relatively uncommon, and may indicate a caravan park in the area. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.

Housing Types
Detached 29
Semi-Detached 4
Terraced 4
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Caravan/Park/Temporary 71
Total 108
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 86
Owned with Mortgage 8
Shared Ownership 3
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2
Rent Free 0
Total 99

Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top

This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 31
Two People 60
Three People 3
Four People 4
Five People 0
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 99

Social Grade Embed This

Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 5
C2 - Skilled manual workers 11
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 7
Total 32

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in South East Cornwall constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Male 86
Female 96
Total 182

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around PL17 8BW has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 55% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.

This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.

Age Groups
0-4 1
5-7 1
8-9 0
10-14 2
15 2
16-17 2
18-19 0
20-24 1
25-29 1
30-44 9
45-59 34
60-64 28
65-74 65
75-84 26
85-89 8
90+ 2
Total 182

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of PL17 8BW there is a very large concentration of residents that are married - 61% of the resident population. On average, around 47% of census respondents were single. Areas with large married populations are often in suburban settings. They may have a larger number of children if they are couples start families, but this is also often an indicator of an area popular with retirees, particularly where the amount of widowed people is also high. Residents of these areas tend to be more affluent and settled than areas with high concentrations of single people.

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 20
Married 111
Divorced 18
Separated 2
Widowed 25
Same Sex 0
Total 176

Health Embed This Back to Top

Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.

However, this area of the St Dominick, Harrowbarrow and Kelly Bray ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (60%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Very Good 51
Good 59
Fair 48
Bad 18
Very Bad 6
Total 182

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

PL17 8BW and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 42% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.

The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 40
Apprenticeship 14
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 9
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 12
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 17
No GCSEs or Equivalent 74
Other 10
Total 176

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Treragin, Callington) can be considered less ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 99% so.

As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.

There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.

Ethnic Group
White 181
Chinese 1
Total 182

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.

Country of Birth
England 171
Wales 0
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 2
Other 3
Total 182

Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to PL17 8BW

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 137
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 43

Religion Embed This Back to Top

England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Christian 143
No Religion 20
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 18
Total 182

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the St Dominick, Harrowbarrow and Kelly Bray ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 23% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.

Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 12
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 32
Self Employed 14
Unemployed 2
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2
Retired 69
Looking After Home or Family 0
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 3
Total 140

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 1
Manufacturing 4
Construction 2
RetailInc. Wholesale 13
Accommodation and Food 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 3
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 10
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 3
Total 58

Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW is within the Calstock policing neighbourhood, under the Devon & Cornwall Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near PL17 8BW
Neighbourhood Team Address Calstock
Devon & Cornwall Police
Bodmin Police Station
Tollgate Road
PL31 2FJ
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Below are the details of the closest services to Treragin. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for PL17 8BW.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 18 closest railway stations to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest railway station is Gunnislake, approximately 2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Gunnislake 2 miles
Calstock 2.1 miles
Bere Alston 2.6 miles
Bere Ferrers 4.6 miles
Saltash 6.7 miles
St Budeaux Victoria Road 7.3 miles
St Budeaux Ferry Road 7.4 miles
St Germans 7.6 miles
Keyham 8.3 miles
Menheniot 8.4 miles
Dockyard (Devonport) 8.8 miles
Devonport 9.1 miles
Plymouth 9.7 miles
Liskeard 10 miles
St Keyne Wishing Well Halt 11 miles
Coombe Junction Halt 11 miles
Causeland 12 miles
Sandplace 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is Harrowbarrow School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Harrowbarrow School 0.5 miles
St Dominic CofE VA School 0.9 miles
Delaware Primary Academy 1.7 miles
St Mellion CofE VA School 2.2 miles
Calstock Community Primary School 2.3 miles
Gunnislake Primary Academy 2.5 miles
Callington Primary School 2.5 miles
Bere Alston Primary Academy 2.9 miles  
Gulworthy Primary School 3.7 miles
Landulph School 4.3 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is Callington Community College, approximately 2.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Callington Community College 2.5 miles
Tavistock College 5.3 miles
Saltash Community School 6.9 miles
Marine Academy Plymouth 7.3 miles
Sir John Hunt Community Sports College 7.4 miles
Notre Dame RC School 7.8 miles
All Saints Church of England Academy 8 miles
St Boniface's RC College 8.3 miles
Eggbuckland Community College 9 miles
Tor Bridge High 9.1 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is Gunnislake Health Centre, approximately 2.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Gunnislake Health Centre 2.5 miles
Callington Health Centre 2.8 miles
Bere Alston Surgery 3.1 miles
Abbey Surgery 5.7 miles
Tavyside Health Centre 5.9 miles
Saltash Health Centre 6.4 miles
Ernesettle Medical Centre 6.4 miles
Knowle House Surgery 6.6 miles
Port View Surgery 6.6 miles
Pensilva Health Centre 6.8 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is St Mellion Dental Practice, approximately 2.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is Tavistock Community Hospital, approximately 5.6 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Treragin, Callington, PL17 8BW. The nearest is Noakes, Habermehl & Kerr, approximately 2.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Noakes, Habermehl & Kerr 2.6 miles
Mcphie Angus 5.9 miles
G C Bateman Ltd 5.9 miles
Specsavers Opticians 5.9 miles
Vision Express Ltd 5.9 miles
Leonard A Gibson Ltd 6.5 miles
Noakes, Habermehl & Kerr 6.5 miles
Saltash Specsavers Ltd 6.6 miles
Complete Community Care South Devon Ltd 6.9 miles
N Gainey 7.1 miles

* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.

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