CF39 8SH

a primarily residential and agricultural postcode in Gilfach Goch, Rhondda Cynon Taf

CF39 8SH Location Map


Latitude: 51.6018 / 51°36'6"N

Longitude: -3.4707 / 3°28'14"W

OS Eastings: 298236

OS Northings: 190245

OS Grid: SS982902

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR HJ.BCPF

Mapcode Global: VH5H0.SZJX

Plus Code: 9C3RJG2H+PP

Maidenhead Locator System: IO81go34

What Three Birds: swamphen.dowitcher.spoonbill

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CF39 8SH is a primarily residential and agricultural postcode in Gilfach Goch, Rhondda Cynon Taf. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax band is A.

Residential buildings are primarily terraced (including end-terrace). Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £16,654 to £396,121 with an average of £95,171.

Residential buildings were typically constructed before 1900 and between 1900 and 1929.

None of the residential properties sold since 1995 have been new builds or newly converted.

Domestic properties are mostly a mix of owner occupied and privately rented.

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) ratings are D and E.

Commercial rateable values range from £365 to £3,500 with an average of £1,916. The most common recorded business types are Workshop and Vehicle Repair Workshop. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.

Gilfach Goch is a village, which had a population of 1,920 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 110 people resident in CF39 8SH, of which 52 were male and 58 were female.

CF39 8SH is approximately 257m (843ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing CF39 8SH

8b1: Hard-Pressed Living - Challenged Terraced Workers - Deprived Blue-Collar Terraces

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for CF39 8SH

Wales F1: a rural hamlet or isolated dwellings in populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

2/10 (Very low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

0/10 (Nonexistent)

Area Retail Diversity Index

2/10 (Very low)

Supermarkets near CF39 8SH include Asda, Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Morrisons. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of CF39 8SH are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections or by-elections held recently.

Unitary Authority

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council


Gilfach Goch


Aurfron Roberts MBE (Labour)

Welsh Assembly

Welsh Assembly constituency


Assembly Member

alt="" />Huw Irranca-Davies MS (Labour and Co-operative)

United Kingdom Parliament




Chris Elmore (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for CF39 8SH.

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Premises below Universal Service Obligation
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for CF39 8SH

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff 023A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff 023
Civil Parish
Gilfach Goch
Local Authority Ward
Gilfach Goch
Local Authority Ward
Local Authority
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
European Electoral Region
Local Health Board
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Police Force Area
South Wales
Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills, WG
South Wales
Travel to Work Area
Built-up Area
Hendreforgan/Gilfach Goch
Built-up Area sub-division
Gilfach Goch

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