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IntroductionM2 4WS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the M2 4WS postcode area in Manchester.

We've got loads of statistics for M2 4WS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsM2 4WS

What social class do the population of M2 4WS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is M2 4WS in Manchester, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about M2 4WS from the Census 2011.


  • 3%Children
  • 95%Adults

3% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 53.3%Male
  • 46.7%Female

From the last census, 53.3% of people in M24WS male, and 46.7% female. Men outnumber women in City Centre.


  • 42%AB
  • 48%C2/C2
  • 9%DE

According to census records, 42% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 72%SINGLE
  • 15%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in M2 4WS is 72%. Single and 'other' people is 28%.


  • 67%WHITE
  • 34%NON-WHITE

67% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 74.8%WORKING

4.9% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

M2 4WS
People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in M2 4WS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

M2 4WS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around M2 4WS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in M2 4WS

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

M2 4WS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around M2 4WS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

M2 4WS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area M24WS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in M2 4WS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the M2 4WS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near M2 4WS

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to M2 4WS.

Travel around M2 4WS

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near M2 4WS

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the M2 4WS area.

Taxis near M2 4WS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near M2 4WS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near M2 4WS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near M2 4WS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around M2 4WS.

What's on near M2 4WS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near M2 4WS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near M2 4WS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area M2 4WS.

Hotels near M2 4WS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near M2 4WS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information M2 4WS

Local Amenities

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Banks near M2 4WS


Find the nearest bank or building society in M2 4WS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near M2 4WS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the M2 4WS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near M2 4WS



The nearest schools in the M2 4WS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near M2 4WS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres M2 4WS

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in M2 4WS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near M2 4WS.

Emergencies in M2 4WS

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in M2 4WS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around M2 4WS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in M2 4WS

Essential InformationM2 4WS

M24WS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeM2 4WS
Postal TownManchester
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

M24WS Postal District

Compass Postal District

M2 4WS postcode is located in the postal town of Manchester. Manchester postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode M2 4WS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Salford1.1 miles W
Manchester1.7 miles NE
Levenshulme2.7 miles SE
Newton Heath2.7 miles E
Openshaw3.2 miles E
Droylsden3.7 miles E
Stretford3.8 miles SW
Eccles3.8 miles W
Trafford Park3.9 miles W
Prestwich4 miles NW
Urmston5 miles W
Sale5 miles SW
Failsworth5.1 miles E
Middleton5.1 miles NE
Whitefield5.4 miles NW
London165 miles SE
Glasgow180 miles NW
Edinburgh175 miles N
Cardiff143 miles S
Liverpool32 miles W
Southampton182 miles S
Saint Ives184 miles S

Loose lorry tyre smashes into car on M6 in Leyland

A driver is called "the luckiest person in the world" having walked away with minor injuries.

BBC News

Longton PACT Meeting (Lancashire Constabulary)

Good Afternoon,A quick reminder that Longton PACT meeting will take place at 7pm tonight, 13/05/2019, in Longton Library. This is an opportunity to meet with your local neighbour hood PCSO's to &hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Section 60 in place in Blackpool (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam A section 60 will be in place in the Talbot area of Blackpool from 7pm tonight (Friday, April 26th).It follows an altercation which took place last night, when a group of men armed w&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Batsman 'headbutted' bowler after he gets him out during cricket match

The Lancashire cup game was abandoned on Sunday by the umpires after the 'shocking scenes' at the cricket club.

BBC News

County Championship: Lancashire wrap up 10-wicket win over Northants

Lancashire need only 16 balls to score the 16 runs they required to beat Northants on the final day at Old Trafford.

BBC News

Murder investigation in Parbold (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Parbold are appealing for help to catch his killer. Police were called around 5.25pm on Wednesday, 1st May after a body was found&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Penwortham youth given Community Behaviour Order (Lancashire Constabulary)

We said we'd keep you updated on what we are doing to deal with youths causing issues in Penwortham, particularly around schools, and now we are able to share some news with you.Kyle Collins (pictured&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Exciting volunteering opportunity (Lancashire Constabulary)

We are currently seeking volunteers to help Lancashire constabulary and its partner agencies protect people and children from the threat of exploitation.As an exploitation prevent volunteer your role&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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