Detailed Census Information

Lower Super Output Areas are small geographical areas, typically made up of 1,600 people and 670 properties.

Middle Super Output Areas are a far broader geographical area, made up of a number of Lower Super Output Areas. They typically have 7,800 people and 2,000 households in them and they fit within Local Authority boundaries. 

The collected data is also analysed by Electoral Divisions and Community Councils, however the Super Output areas are a far more uniform size, allowing for more meaningful comparisons to take place.

There are currently 73 Lower Super Output Areas in Powys. A complete map of the areas is available to download.


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    Statistical Research and Information
    Powys County Hall
    Spa Road East
    Llandrindod Wells
    LD1 5LG
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