2,575TOTAL POPULATION
1,101HOUSEHOLDS
3.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£36,920AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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L38 POSTCODE REGION

Liverpool (L38)

The L38 postcode area is located in the Liverpool postcode town region, within the county of Merseyside, and contains a total of 128 individual postcodes.

There are 5 electoral wards in the L38 postcode area, including Bootle, Liverpool, Ormskirk, Prescot which come under the local authority of the Sefton Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 33% of people in L38 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 L38 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

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in L38 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 33%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 15%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%.

L38Merseyside

Merseyside

The county of Merseyside

L38 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 CodeL38
Postal TownLiverpool
MSOA NameSefton 021
LSOA NameSefton 021D
CountyMerseyside
RegionMerseyside
CountryEngland
Local AuthoritySefton
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

L38 Electoral Wards

The postal region of L38, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Carr Houses
Great Altcar
Hightown
Ince Blundell
Lady Green
Little Altcar
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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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