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Stockport (SK14)

The SK14 postcode area is located in the Stockport postcode town region, within the county of Greater Manchester, and contains a total of 1998 individual postcodes.

There are 42 electoral wards in the SK14 postcode area, including Alderley Edge, Buxton, Cheadle, Dukinfield, Glossop, High Peak, Hyde, Macclesfield, Stalybridge, Stockport, Wilmslow which come under the local authority of the Tameside Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 19% of people in SK14 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 SK14 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

The SK14 postcode area is situated in Stockport district of Greater Manchester, in the northwestern part of England.

The SK14 postcode district includes the suburbs of Hyde, Hadfield, Gamesley, Hollingworth, Carrbrook, Brookfield, Mottram, Compstall, and Broadbottom. It's bordered by SK6, SK15, SK13 and SK22.

The area is served by Stockport railway station, which is the only mainline station in the postcode. It provides direct services to Manchester and other major cities in the region. There are local bus services available within the area.

Manningham Park is a large open space located within the postcode district. It's well-used by the local community and features an outdoor pool, tennis courts and playgrounds. Other notable amenities in the area include Torkington Park, The Brabyns Education Centre, the Goyt Valley Country Park, and the Peak Edge Aqueduct. The Tame Valley Trail is a greenway running through the area, and leading to the Peak District.

The Economy of the area is mostly based on manufacturing and engineering, with the Aggregate Industries UK located in Hyde, the RJB Mining associated factory in Hadfield, and the Polystistel manufacturing plant in Mottram being the biggest employers in the area. Retail is also a driving force in the economy, with a number of independent shops, discount stores and supermarkets located across the district.

The housing market in SK14 ranges from large detached properties to small flats, and rental costs vary according to both the size and condition of the home. Schools in the area include Torkington Primary School, Hadfield Primary School, Hadfield St Martha's C of E Primary School, Hyde CommunityCollege, and Stockport Grammar School.

SK14 is a vibrant and friendly area situated close to the Peak District, with plenty of attractions and amenities for residents of all ages.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 88%WORKING

12% of people in SK14 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 19%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 91%WHITE

91% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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SK14Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester

The county of Greater Manchester

SK14 is located in the county of Greater Manchester, in England.

Greater Manchester has a total population of 2,782,100, making it the 3rd largest county in the UK.

Greater Manchester has a total area of 492 square miles, and a population density of 2180 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater Manchester Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSK14
Postal TownStockport
MSOA NameTameside 028
LSOA NameTameside 028A
CountyGreater Manchester
RegionGreater Manchester
Local AuthorityTameside
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SK14 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SK14, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Buckton Vale
Fern Bank
Flowery Field
Gee Cross
Godley Hill
Hargate Hill
Landslow Green
Mottram in Longdendale
Mottram Rise
Ridge Hill
Roe Cross
Sun Green
The Hague
Woolley Bridge
Yew Tree
Browse Postcodes in SK14

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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 (SK) 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'.

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