Chester (CH64)

The CH64 postcode area is located in the Chester postcode town region, within the county of Cheshire, and contains a total of 755 individual postcodes.

There are 12 electoral wards in the CH64 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 Cheshire West and Chester Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 35% of people in CH64 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 CH64 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.



  • 91%WORKING

9% of people in CH64 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 35%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 35% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Cheshire

CH64 is located in the county of Cheshire, in England.

Cheshire has a total population of 1,048,100, making it the 19th largest county in the UK.

Cheshire has a total area of 904 square miles, and a population density of 447 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

CH64 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CH64, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Ellesmere Port
Cheshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCH64
Postal TownChester
MSOA NameCheshire West and Chester 001
LSOA NameCheshire West and Chester 001A
Local AuthorityCheshire West and Chester
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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