58,499TOTAL POPULATION
23,631HOUSEHOLDS
4.3%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£27,560AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
WA5 POSTCODE REGION

Warrington (WA5)

The WA5 postcode area is located in the Warrington postcode town region, within the county of Cheshire, and contains a total of 2010 individual postcodes.

There are 8 electoral wards in the WA5 postcode area, including Altrincham, Frodsham, Knutsford, Lymm, Newton-Le-Willows, Runcorn, St Helens, Warrington, Widnes, which come under the local authority of the Warrington Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 23% of people in WA5 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 WA5 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in WA5 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 23%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 92%WHITE
  • 8%NON-WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

WA5Cheshire

Cheshire

The county of Cheshire

WA5 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.

WA5 Electoral Wards

The postal region of WA5, 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 CodeWA5
Postal TownWarrington
MSOA NameWarrington 013
LSOA NameWarrington 013B
CountyCheshire
RegionCheshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityWarrington
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town
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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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