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Chester (CH27)

The CH27 postcode area is located in the Chester postcode town region, within the county of Merseyside, and contains a total of 99 individual postcodes.

There are -1 electoral wards in the CH27 postcode area, including which come under the local authority of the Wirral Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 9% of people in CH27 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of CH27 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

The CH27 postcode covers an area in the Chester district of North West England, stretching from Greasby to Pensby. It encompasses the regions of Moreton, Kirby, Gayton, Caldy, and Greasby.

CH27 follows the A552 highway, which connects several areas of Wirral and Cheshire. It starts in Greasby and passes through sites such as Frankby and Caldy before terminating at Hoylake. The postcode area is served by numerous bus services, with direct links to Liverpool, Birkenhead, Weoley Castle, and West Kirby.

The postcode is home to several schools, such as The Greasby Infant and The Greasby Junior, as well as St. Bernard's Catholic Primary School and Moreton Community Sports College. It is also home to the nineteenth-century Greasby Old Hall, two sixteenth-century inns - The Overton Arms and The Tollemache Arms - several parks, churches, open spaces, and recreation grounds.

CH27 offers numerous shopping opportunities, with many of the main shopping streets being located on the main A552 highway. These include Higher, Stanley and Greasby, where many local businesses are based. There are also a variety of local pubs, restaurants, and cafes in the region, as well as leisure facilities, including parkland, woodland, golf courses, and riverside walks.

The postcode also encompasses several conservation areas, such as Caldy Valley, which is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) featuring numerous woodlands, meadows, and ponds. In addition to this, there are several surrounding golf clubs, public paths, and bridleways to explore.

CH27 is a fairly affluent postcode area, with the average house price being 330,359 and the average rental income being 767 per month. The area also occupies an enviable position in terms of access to key amenities, highways, and public transport links. It is a popular area with both families and professionals alike, and has an abundance of activities and attractions to keep residents busy all year round.

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  • 84%WORKING

16% of people in CH27 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 9%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 39%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Merseyside

CH27 is located in the county of Merseyside, in England.

Merseyside has a total population of 1,406,400, making it the 9th largest county in the UK.

Merseyside has a total area of 250 square miles, and a population density of 2174 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Merseyside Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCH27
Postal TownChester
MSOA NameWirral 008
LSOA NameWirral 008D
Local AuthorityWirral
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

CH27 Electoral Wards

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