TF Postcode Area for the Telford Region


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This section of the site is all about the TF Postcode area, also known as the Telford Postal Area. Explore links to the next level to learn more about specific postcode districts such as TF1.

Detailed map of TF Telford Postcode Area
Detailed map showing districts and posttowns in the TF Area

Quick Facts about the TF Postcode

TF Area Statistics
Width from East to West 19.55 mi
Height from North to South 33.29 mi
Area of TF 329.92 mi²
Maximum Width 35.77 mi
Perimeter of Postcode Area 121.41 mi
Number of Postcode Districts 13
Number of Postcode Sectors 39
Number of Post Towns 6
Number of Postcodes 7,042

The TF postcode area represents a group of postal districts in the Telford area of the United Kingdom. The area code TF stands for the letters t and f in TelFord. TF has a population of 212,061 and covers an area of 854,506 hectares. Fun fact: 0.33% of the population of Great Britain lives in this area.

The postcode area falls within the following counties: Shropshire (95.84%), Staffordshire (4.15%), Cheshire (0.01%).

Where is the TF Postcode Area?

The TF Telford Postcode is in the West Midlands Region. TheTF postal area borders the following neighbouring postal areas: CW - Crewe, WV - Wolverhampton, SY - Shrewsbury and ST - Stoke-on-Trent, and is located inland.


Map of the TF Telford Postcode Area

Explore the TF Telford postcode area by using our interactive map.

Map Showing Location of the TF postcode area
Where is the TF Postcode Area
A word cloud for the TF postcode area
A word cloud for the TF Postcode Area

How built up is the TF Postcode?

I've calculated the total area covered by building footprints within the TF postcode area.
By analyzing this against the total area, I've determined the percentage of the area that's developed, this will give you an idea of how urban or rural the TF postcode region is.
The higher the percentage the more urban the area is. For example the least urban district is TF13 and the most urban is TF1.

Building Area Summary
Postcode District Total Area (m²) Footprint Area (m²) Built Percentage %
TF13 89,536,204 532,909 0.60%
TF6 135,834,030 1,039,982 0.77%
TF11 127,380,640 1,144,798 0.90%
TF9 250,358,138 2,614,225 1.04%
TF12 27,931,177 303,819 1.09%
TF10 124,675,185 1,540,978 1.24%
TF8 14,146,489 255,841 1.81%
TF5 4,518,361 232,492 5.15%
TF4 11,130,214 846,041 7.60%
TF2 27,907,179 2,139,592 7.67%
TF7 9,092,936 1,169,979 12.87%
TF3 12,189,601 1,571,923 12.90%
TF1 19,802,480 2,633,834 13.30%
TF Total 854,502,634 (m²) 16,026,413 (m²) 1.88%

Postcode Districts within the TF Telford Postcode Area

There are 13 postcode districts within the Telford postcode area

Map of the TF Postcode Area

A map showing the boundary of TF in relation to other areas

There are 5 towns within the Telford postcode area.

Map of Posttowns in the TF
Map of Posttowns in the TF Postal Area
Area of the TF postcode area
Unit Area²
Hectares 854,506²
Miles 3,299²
Feet 91,978,171,334²
Kilometres 8,545²

Postal Delivery Offices serving the TF Telford Postcode Area

  • Market Drayton Delivery Office
  • Much Wenlock Delivery Office
  • Newport (tf) Delivery Office
  • Oakengates Delivery Office
  • Tweedale Delivery Office
  • Wellington (tf) Delivery Office

Postcode Areas Closest to TF

Towns and Villages within the TF Telford Postcode Area