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Stockport (SK9)

The SK9 postcode area is located in the Stockport postcode town region, within the county of , and contains a total of 1869 individual postcodes.

There are 27 electoral wards in the SK9 postcode area, including Alderley Edge, Buxton, Cheadle, Dukinfield, Glossop, High Peak, Hyde, Macclesfield, Stalybridge, Stockport, Wilmslow which come under the local authority of the Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 42% of people in SK9 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 SK9 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.

The SK9 postcode is located in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. It is situated to the south of Manchester city centre and is home to several suburban areas such as Towns Moor, Poynton, Bramhall, Handforth, Adswood, Wilmslow, Hazel Grove, Alderley Edge, Macclesfield, Stockport, Woodford, and Buxton.

This postcode covers both urban and rural areas, with Poynton and Towns Moor being the most rural areas. There are a number of different neighbourhoods including mainly detached and semi-detached properties, purpose-built flats, small terraced houses and apartments.

The SK9 postcode is conveniently located and surrounded by many amenities. Shopping areas are plentiful and include Poynton Shopping Centre, Bramhall Shopping Park, Handforth Dean Retail Park, Hazel Grove Shopping Village, Alderley Edge Shopping Centre and Brook Street Mews Shopping Centre. There are various supermarkets, such as Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda, Morrisons, Aldi and Lidl.

Transportation links are good, with excellent road connections to nearby cities, towns and villages, including Manchester, which can be easily accessed via the A6 road and the M60 motorway. Public transportation can also be accessed from Cheadle Hulme, Poynton, Hazel Grove, Adswood and Wilmslow stations, which are located within the SK9 postcode.

The area is well served in terms of leisure and recreational activities, with Hazel Grove Golf Course, Ash Grove Park, Hilly Fields Nature Reserve, Cypress Park, and Romiley Pool, all popular attractions. Education is also excellent in the area, with many reputable primary and secondary schools located within the SK9 postcode area.

In general, SK9 is a desirable postcode and a great place to live. It is known for its green landscapes, multitude of shopping options and excellent transportation connections. The area provides a high standard of living with a range of amenities, education provision, recreational activities and its convenient location close to Manchester city centre.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 90%WORKING

10% of people in SK9 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 42%AB
  • 45%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

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


  • 89%WHITE
  • 11%NON-WHITE

89% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of

SK9 is located in the county of , in .

has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.

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

 Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSK9
Postal TownStockport
Local Authority
Area ClassificationUnclassified

SK9 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SK9, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Alderley Edge
Davenport Green
Dean Row
Finney Green
Fulshaw Park
Harden Park
Heald Green
Kitt's Moss
Lacey Green
Lindow End
Morley Green
Moss Nook
Mottram St Andrew
Pownall Park
Smithy Green
Stanley Green
Wilmslow Park
Browse Postcodes in SK9

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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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