The CH48 postcode area is located in the Chester postcode town region, within the county of Merseyside, and contains a total of 619 individual postcodes.
There are 12 electoral wards in the CH48 postcode area, including Bagillt, Birkenhead, Buckley, Chester, Deeside, Ellesmere Port, Flint, Holywell, Mold, Neston, Prenton, Wallasey, Wirral, which come under the local authority of the Wirral Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 40% of people in CH48 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 CH48 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.
9% of people in CH48 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 40% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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CH48 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.
CH48 Electoral Wards
The postal region of CH48, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Wirral 026|
|LSOA Name||Wirral 026A|
|Area Classification||Urban with Major Conurbation|
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