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IntroductionWA15 8RU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the WA15 8RU postcode area in Warrington.

We've got loads of statistics for WA15 8RU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsWA15 8RU

What social class do the population of WA15 8RU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is WA15 8RU in Warrington, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about WA15 8RU from the Census 2011.


  • 26%Children
  • 73%Adults

26% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in WA158RU male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Hale Central.


  • 54%AB
  • 39%C2/C2
  • 7%DE

According to census records, 54% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 28%SINGLE
  • 56%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in WA15 8RU is 28%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 93%WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.9%WORKING

1.8% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in WA15 8RU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

WA15 8RU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around WA15 8RU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in WA15 8RU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

WA15 8RU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around WA15 8RU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

WA15 8RU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area WA158RU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in WA15 8RU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the WA15 8RU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near WA15 8RU

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to WA15 8RU.

Travel around WA15 8RU

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 WA15 8RU

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 WA15 8RU area.

Taxis near WA15 8RU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near WA15 8RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near WA15 8RU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near WA15 8RU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around WA15 8RU.

What's on near WA15 8RU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near WA15 8RU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near WA15 8RU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area WA15 8RU.

Hotels near WA15 8RU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near WA15 8RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information WA15 8RU

Local Amenities

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Banks near WA15 8RU


Find the nearest bank or building society in WA15 8RU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near WA15 8RU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the WA15 8RU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near WA15 8RU



The nearest schools in the WA15 8RU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near WA15 8RU

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 WA15 8RU

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 WA15 8RU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near WA15 8RU.

Emergencies in WA15 8RU

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 WA15 8RU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around WA15 8RU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in WA15 8RU

Essential InformationWA15 8RU

WA158RU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeWA15 8RU
Postal TownWarrington
Ward Name
CountyGreater Manchester
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

WA158RU Postal District

Compass Postal District

WA15 8RU postcode is located in the postal town of Warrington. Warrington 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 WA15 8RU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Altrincham0.6 miles W
Broadheath1.5 miles NW
Bowdon1.5 miles SW
Sale3 miles NE
Ringway3 miles E
Wythenshawe3.2 miles E
Lymm4.1 miles W
Partington4.1 miles NW
Mobberley4.4 miles S
Mere4.6 miles SW
Warburton4.8 miles W
Urmston4.9 miles N
Stretford4.9 miles N
Irlam4.9 miles NW
High Legh5.1 miles W
London161 miles SE
Glasgow185 miles NW
Edinburgh181 miles N
Cardiff135 miles S
Liverpool27 miles W
Southampton176 miles SE
Saint Ives177 miles S

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