23,417TOTAL POPULATION
10,256HOUSEHOLDS
3.5%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£41,080AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
WA16 POSTCODE REGION

Warrington (WA16)

The WA16 postcode area is located in the Warrington postcode town region, within the county of Cheshire, and contains a total of 1674 individual postcodes.

There are 8 electoral wards in the WA16 postcode area, including Altrincham, Frodsham, Knutsford, Lymm, Newton-Le-Willows, Runcorn, St Helens, Warrington, Widnes, which come under the local authority of the Cheshire East Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 44% of people in WA16 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 WA16 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in WA16 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 44%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 13%DE

According to census records, 44% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 94%WHITE
  • 6%NON-WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

WA16Cheshire

Cheshire

The county of Cheshire

WA16 is located in the county of Cheshire, in England.

Cheshire has a total population of 1,048,100, making it the 19th largest county in the UK.

Cheshire has a total area of 904 square miles, and a population density of 447 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

WA16 Electoral Wards

The postal region of WA16, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Altrincham
Frodsham
Knutsford
Lymm
Newton-Le-Willows
Runcorn
St Helens
Warrington
Widnes
Cheshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeWA16
Postal TownWarrington
MSOA NameCheshire East 007
LSOA NameCheshire East 007A
CountyCheshire
RegionCheshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCheshire East
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)
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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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