CF39 8SW

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

CF39 8SW Location Map


Latitude: 51.5972 / 51°35'49"N

Longitude: -3.4684 / 3°28'6"W

OS Eastings: 298387

OS Northings: 189728

OS Grid: SS983897

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR HK.BL8V

Mapcode Global: VH5H6.T3RX

Plus Code: 9C3RHGWJ+VJ

Maidenhead Locator System: IO81go33

What Three Birds: scaup.cuckoo.pelican

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CF39 8SW 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 B.

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 £16,611 to £160,394 with an average of £77,329.

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 predominantly owner occupied.

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

Commercial rateable values range from £2,450 to £10,000 with an average of £6,225. The most common recorded business types are Club and Stables. 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 118 people resident in CF39 8SW, of which 61 were male and 57 were female.

CF39 8SW is approximately 255m (837ft) above sea level.

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

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

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

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

Healthy Living Index

2/10 (Very low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

2/10 (Very low)

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

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of CF39 8SW 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 8SW.

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Ultrafast broadband availability
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Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
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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 8SW

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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