13,815TOTAL POPULATION
6,094HOUSEHOLDS
5.1%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£42,120AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Conveyancing Quotes

Spending a fortune on conveyancing costs?

Compare instant, low-cost online quotes from trusted conveyancing solicitors.

Backed by experts, our no-obligation service searches through the best conveyancing quotes on the market to save you time and money.

Instant quotes
No obligation
Backed by experts
Stress free
Fully compliant
GET QUOTES NOW
L22 POSTCODE REGION

Liverpool (L22)

The L22 postcode area is located in the Liverpool postcode town region, within the county of Merseyside, and contains a total of 441 individual postcodes.

There are 3 electoral wards in the L22 postcode area, including Bootle, Liverpool, Ormskirk, Prescot which come under the local authority of the Sefton Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 23% of people in L22 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 L22 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 88%WORKING
  • 12%UNEMPLOYED

12% of people in L22 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 23%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 94%WHITE
  • 6%NON-WHITE

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

L22Merseyside

Merseyside

The county of Merseyside

L22 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 CodeL22
Postal TownLiverpool
MSOA NameSefton 030
LSOA NameSefton 030B
CountyMerseyside
RegionMerseyside
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySefton
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

L22 Electoral Wards

The postal region of L22, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Crosby
Great Crosby
Waterloo
Waterloo Park
Browse Postcodes in L22

Dig even deeper into the L22 postcode by clicking on a postcode below:

Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (L) and estimated address.

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'.

Your views ofL22

Add your view of L22

People need your local expertise. If you live in L22 or have first-hand knowledge of the neighbourhood, please consider sharing your views. It's completely anonymous - all we ask is for your initials.

Your initials
Email (never published)
Your review

Please tell us what you like about the L22 postcode area, what you don't like, and what it's like to live or work here.

Your opinions on...
LOCAL AMENITIES
FAMILY FRIENDLY
PARKING
GREEN SPACES
----


Lockdown update: All you need to know about new measures

How will social and work life be different after the easing of some restrictions in England?

BBC News

Coronavirus: Liverpool city region 'faces 250m funding black hole'

The area's Metro Mayor and council leaders call for fair funding to cope with the impact of Covid-19.

BBC News

Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?

Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.

BBC News

Coronavirus: How does contact tracing work and is my data safe?

Millions in the UK will soon be asked to monitor who they have been near to combat coronavirus.

BBC News

Coronavirus: Liverpool City Council to support city's outdoor eating expansion

Liverpool's venues will get money to expand outdoor areas, allowing them to reopen sooner, the council says.

BBC News

Coronavirus: Warning as 25 stranded on Hilbre Islands

The RNLI says "it's more important than ever that anyone visiting the coast understands the risks".

BBC News

Coronavirus: Sports events in March 'caused increased suffering and death'

A top scientist criticises the staging of the Cheltenham Festival and Liverpool's Champions League tie.

BBC News

Coronavirus: The unseen key workers keeping things going

Our toilets still flush and our homes still have power in lockdown thanks to these key workers.

BBC News

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more