29,327TOTAL POPULATION
12,834HOUSEHOLDS
3.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£30,160AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
CW5 POSTCODE REGION

Crewe (CW5)

The CW5 postcode area is located in the Crewe postcode town region, within the county of Cheshire, and contains a total of 1192 individual postcodes.

There are 7 electoral wards in the CW5 postcode area, including Congleton, Crewe, Middlewich, Nantwich, Northwich, Sandbach, Tarporley, Winsford, which come under the local authority of the Cheshire East Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 33% of people in CW5 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 CW5 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in CW5 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 33%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 4%NON-WHITE

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

CW5Cheshire

Cheshire

The county of Cheshire

CW5 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.

CW5 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CW5, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Congleton
Crewe
Middlewich
Nantwich
Northwich
Sandbach
Tarporley
Winsford
Cheshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCW5
Postal TownCrewe
MSOA NameCheshire East 047
LSOA NameCheshire East 047A
CountyCheshire
RegionCheshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCheshire East
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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