32,383TOTAL POPULATION
16,025HOUSEHOLDS
14.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£20,800AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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L8 POSTCODE REGION

Liverpool (L8)

The L8 postcode area is located in the Liverpool postcode town region, within the county of Merseyside, and contains a total of 920 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the L8 postcode area, including Bootle, Liverpool, Ormskirk, Prescot which come under the local authority of the Liverpool Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 16% of people in L8 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 L8 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 65%WORKING
  • 35%UNEMPLOYED

35% of people in L8 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 16%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 37%DE

According to census records, 16% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 62%WHITE
  • 38%NON-WHITE

62% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

L8Merseyside

Merseyside

The county of Merseyside

L8 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 CodeL8
Postal TownLiverpool
MSOA NameLiverpool 039
LSOA NameLiverpool 039C
CountyMerseyside
RegionMerseyside
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityLiverpool
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

L8 Electoral Wards

The postal region of L8, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Edge Hill
Princes Park
Toxteth
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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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