Template:Attached KML/TR postcode area
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TR is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 50°12′29″N 5°14′56″W / 50.208°N 5.249°W / 50.208; -5.249
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns15
Postcode districts28
Postcode sectors68
Postcodes (live)12,101
Postcodes (total)15,303
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The TR postcode area, also known as the Truro postcode area,[2] is a group of 27 postcode districts in South West England, within 15 post towns. These cover west Cornwall, including Truro, Penzance, Camborne, Falmouth, Hayle, Helston, Marazion, Newquay, Penryn, Perranporth, Redruth, St Agnes, St Columb and St Ives, plus the Isles of Scilly.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
TR1 TRURO Truro Cornwall Council
TR2 TRURO Gerrans, Probus, St Mawes, Tregony, Truro, Veryan, West Portholland Cornwall Council
TR3 TRURO Truro, Perranwell Station, Feock, Playing Place, Ponsanooth Cornwall Council
TR4 TRURO Blackwater, Frogpool, Goonhavern, Trispen Cornwall Council
TR5 ST. AGNES St Agnes, Mithian Cornwall Council
TR6 PERRANPORTH Perranporth, Bolingey, Perrancoombe Cornwall Council
TR7 NEWQUAY Newquay Cornwall Council
TR8 NEWQUAY Carland Cross, Mitchell, Quintrell Downs Cornwall Council
TR9 ST. COLUMB St Columb Major Cornwall Council
TR10 PENRYN Penryn Cornwall Council
TR11 FALMOUTH Falmouth, Flushing, Mylor Bridge, Constantine, Mawnan Smith Cornwall Council
TR12 HELSTON Helston, Mullion Cornwall Council
TR13 HELSTON Helston Cornwall Council
TR14 CAMBORNE Camborne Cornwall Council
TR15 REDRUTH Redruth, Pool Cornwall Council
TR16 REDRUTH Lanner, Carharrack, Gwennap, St Day, Portreath Cornwall Council
TR17 MARAZION Marazion Cornwall Council
TR18 PENZANCE Penzance Cornwall Council
TR19 PENZANCE Pendeen, St Buryan Cornwall Council
TR20 PENZANCE Ludgvan, Penzance, Praa Sands Cornwall Council
TR21 ISLES OF SCILLY St Mary's, Hugh Town Council of the Isles of Scilly
TR22 ISLES OF SCILLY St Agnes Council of the Isles of Scilly
TR23 ISLES OF SCILLY Bryher Council of the Isles of Scilly
TR24 ISLES OF SCILLY Tresco Council of the Isles of Scilly
TR25 ISLES OF SCILLY St Martin's Council of the Isles of Scilly
TR26 ST. IVES St Ives, Zennor Cornwall Council
TR27 HAYLE Hayle Cornwall Council

The TR25 postcode district covered the smallest population in the UK as of the 2011 census.[3]


Template:Attached KML/TR postcode area
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TR postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.PL postcode area
TR postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with link to nearby PL postcode area.

See also


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
  3. ^ "FOI request: Population for every postcode district in England and Wales". The National Archives. Archived from the original on 5 January 2016. Retrieved 26 April 2021.((cite web)): CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)