Businesses in Pontypool

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16.5%
 Industry: 10.2%
 Professional Services: 9.8%
 Home Services: 8.1%
 Restaurants: 7.8%
 Education: 6.1%
 Medical: 6%
 Food: 5.7%
 Local Services: 5.2%
 Other: 24.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair6117.2 years4.45.0
Beauty salons494.64.1
Hairdressers454.63.7
Government agencies174.11.4
Public administration194.21.6
Driving schools174.81.4
Secondary education293.92.4
Loan companies224.81.8
Convenience stores254.02.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets5416.7 years4.44.5
Street vendors314.32.6
Electrical installation3027.7 years4.02.5
General contractors7622.2 years4.06.3
Other construction3220.5 years4.12.6
Plumbing installation and repair184.11.5
Other accommodation194.41.6
Construction of buildings2727.5 years4.42.2
Other membership organizations3724.3 years4.43.1
Tractors and farm equipment364.43.0
Wholesale of machinery2614.3 years4.52.2
Charities194.51.6
Health and medical894.17.4
Physicians and surgeons194.71.6
Post offices164.31.3
Corporate management243.72.0
Technical construction services2718 years4.32.2
Churches494.34.1
Bars, pubs and taverns454.23.7
Clothing stores164.11.3
Electronics stores193.61.6
Hardware stores234.31.9
Household appliances and goods2929.3 years3.82.4
Office supplies and stationery stores2421.7 years4.42.0
Shopping other5720.5 years3.94.7
Sports clubs174.31.4
Area of Pontypool, Wales8.2 km²
Population12,082
Male Population5,948 (49.2%)
Female Population6,134 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -12.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -1.1%
Median Age43.8
Male Median Age42.8
Female Median Age44.7
Area Codes1495
NeighborhoodsAbersychan, Blaenavon, Griffithstown, New Inn, Penperlleni, Pontnewynydd, Trevethin, Pontypool
Local TimeFriday 6:00 PM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Lat & Lng51.70111° / -3.04444°
Postal CodesNP4

Pontypool, Wales - Map

Pontypool, Wales Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population13,80812,68012,21812,082
Population Density1,691 / km²1,553 / km²1,496 / km²1,480 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Pontypool Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 1.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Pontypool, Wales-12.5%-4.7%-1.1%
Pontymoile-12.5%-5.1%-1.3%
Torfaen-12.1%-4.8%-1.2%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Pontypool, Wales Median Age

Median Age: 43.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Pontypool, Wales43.8 years44.7 years42.8 years
Pontymoile42.1 years43.1 years41 years
Torfaen41.6 years42.4 years40.8 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Pontypool, Wales Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5337325662
5-9347280627
10-14340328669
15-19367344711
20-24338308646
25-29316348665
30-34330302633
35-39340387728
40-44456475932
45-49410417827
50-54436428865
55-59368411780
60-64468474943
65-69388392780
70-74266272539
75-79216231447
80-84120195315
85 Plus105217322
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Pontypool, Wales Population Density

Population Density: 1,480 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Pontypool, Wales12,0828.2 km²1,480 / km²
Pontymoile5,0138.3 km²605.2 / km²
Torfaen90,546126.3 km²717.0 / km²
United Kingdom64.5 million247,916.6 km²260.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Pontypool
 Blaenavon: 18%
 New Inn: 16.3%
 Griffithstown: 13.5%
 Abersychan: 11.9%
 Pontnewynydd: 8.1%
 Other: 32.2%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Pontypool
 Area Code 1495: 75.6%
 Area Code 77: 5.7%
 Area Code 78: 5.4%
 Other: 13.4%

Business distribution by price for Pontypool, Wales

 Inexpensive: 65.9%
 Moderate: 29.4%
 Expensive: 4.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Pontypool, Wales CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Pontypool, Wales148,183 t12.3 t18,152 t/km²
Pontymoile62,329 t12.4 t7,525 t/km²
Torfaen1,110,008 t12.3 t8,789 t/km²
United Kingdom735,672,543 t11.4 t2,967 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Pontypool, Wales CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)148,183 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)18,152 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
2/17/186:31 AM4.356.1 km11,550 m5km NE of Clydach, United Kingdomusgs.gov
2/20/145:21 AM4.186.3 km3,000 m17km NNW of Ilfracombe, United Kingdomusgs.gov
10/26/0811:06 AM3.967.6 km9,300 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/0412:23 PM3.768.2 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/042:56 AM3.668.2 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/042:56 AM3.368.2 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
6/20/0210:26 AM3.415.1 km14,300 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
2/12/0211:13 AM3.514.6 km8,300 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
10/9/017:52 PM3.520 km10,000 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
10/25/9912:15 PM4.537.4 km10,000 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov

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Pontypool, Wales

Pontypool (Welsh: Pont-y-pŵl [ˌpɔntəˈpuːl]) is a town of approximately 36,000 people in the county borough of Torfaen, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire in South Wales.   ︎  Pontypool Wikipedia Page

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