CH2 Postcode Area Information

Population
35,661
Avg Annual Income
£41,822
Full Time Employees
29.87%
Average Age
41.72

Cheshire West and Chester, CH2 Postcode Area Overview

The CH2 postcode area is located in the Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire West and Chester postcode town, in the North West, England region.

The CH2 postcode area in England covers a large part of the county of Cheshire, including the towns of Chester, Blacon, and Saughall. Chester is a historic city with a range of amenities such as shopping centers, restaurants, bars, and cultural attractions like the Roman walls and Chester Cathedral. There are also several parks and green spaces in the area, including Grosvenor Park and the River Dee.

The geography of the CH2 postcode area is diverse, with both urban and rural areas. Chester is a bustling city with a mix of historic buildings and modern developments, while the surrounding countryside is characterized by rolling hills and farmland. The River Dee runs through the area, providing opportunities for leisure activities such as boating and fishing.

Transportation in the CH2 postcode area is good, with several major roads passing through the region, including the M53 motorway which provides easy access to Liverpool and Manchester. Chester also has a railway station with regular services to other cities in the UK. Local bus services connect the different towns and villages in the area, making it easy to get around without a car. Overall, the CH2 postcode area offers a mix of urban convenience and rural charm, making it a popular place to live.

A Major part of this postcode area has a unique mix of residents when compared to others:

  • Diverse age groups: There's a fairly even spread of ages across the board, except for slightly fewer residents between 64 and 85 years old. This means there are fewer people with disabilities compared to other areas.
  • Spread out, but concentrated in the Midlands: While this postcode exists across the UK, it's particularly common in the Midlands region.

Imagine a community with people of all ages (except slightly fewer retirees), scattered around the UK but especially in the Midlands. That's the essence of a big area of CH2 postcode district!

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The CH2 postcode area covers Central & Grange, Chester City & the Garden Quarter, Gowy Rural, Newton & Hoole, Upton electoral wards.

CH2 Postcode Map

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CH2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of CH2 postcode area is 35,661. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 31,038, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,451. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (17,953), followed by No religion (14,078).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (10,746), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (6,042).

Economic Status

Most people in the CH2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,660), while 8,633 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 12,625 adults have Level 4 education, while 4,036 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the CH2 area are

  • Professional occupations (4551)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2517), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2247)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode CH2 is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (10867), Between 15 to 24 (10838), and Below 14 (10643).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in CH2 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,842) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,095), and Intermediate occupations (3,484).

Postcodes in CH2

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the CH2 (listed below). The postcode CH2 has a total of 924 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of CH2
NameType
AreaCH2
Ward

Central & Grange

Chester City & the Garden Quarter

Gowy Rural

Newton & Hoole

Upton

LTLA22Cheshire West and Chester
UTLA22Cheshire West and Chester
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

Cheshire West and Chester, CH2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Cheshire West and Chester, CH2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

16

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

11

Other theft

16

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

3

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

82

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

4

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

82

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

12

Other crime

15

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

3

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

90

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

7

Other crime

20

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

75

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

8

Other theft

18

Public order

5

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

3

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

14

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

4

Other crime

19

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

2

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

106

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

16

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

9

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

95

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

21

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

23

Other theft

24

Public order

1

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

114

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

5

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

14

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

114

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

6

Other crime

21

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

31

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

16

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

1

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

81

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other crime

17

Other theft

19

Public order

2

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in CH2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in CH2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£179,375.00£100,000.00 - £260,000.004
Terraced£330,000.00£330,000.00 - £330,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£461,666.67£130,000.00 - £840,000.006
Flat£162,500.00£162,500.00 - £162,500.001
Semi-Detached£173,500.00£112,000.00 - £340,000.003
Terraced£316,750.00£205,000.00 - £425,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£462,500.00£400,000.00 - £525,000.002
Flat£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£316,309.46£225,000.00 - £450,000.0013
Terraced£266,000.00£136,000.00 - £325,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,500.00£142,000.00 - £1,260,000.005
Flat£158,500.00£141,000.00 - £175,000.006
Semi-Detached£261,562.50£190,000.00 - £520,000.008
Terraced£233,575.00£137,500.00 - £284,500.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,250.00£168,750.00 - £495,000.0010
Flat£140,000.00£72,500.00 - £182,500.005
Other£213,500.00£213,500.00 - £213,500.002
Semi-Detached£307,937.50£125,000.00 - £508,000.0016
Terraced£222,791.67£135,000.00 - £280,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
Semi-Detached£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£436,714.29£290,000.00 - £622,000.007
Flat£79,950.00£79,950.00 - £79,950.001
Other£1,100,000.00£1,100,000.00 - £1,100,000.001
Semi-Detached£354,642.86£200,000.00 - £817,500.007
Terraced£155,333.33£118,000.00 - £225,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£389,535.71£175,000.00 - £580,000.007
Flat£171,250.00£125,000.00 - £260,000.004
Semi-Detached£312,392.86£166,500.00 - £640,000.0021
Terraced£261,833.33£145,000.00 - £418,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£432,600.00£200,000.00 - £675,000.005
Flat£159,583.33£135,000.00 - £205,500.006
Other£206,000.00£206,000.00 - £206,000.001
Semi-Detached£260,700.00£180,000.00 - £625,000.0011
Terraced£203,900.00£137,000.00 - £265,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£463,750.00£140,000.00 - £750,000.004
Flat£122,442.50£98,385.00 - £148,000.003
Other£235,000.00£235,000.00 - £235,000.001
Semi-Detached£327,187.50£250,000.00 - £427,500.008
Terraced£194,285.71£140,000.00 - £240,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£365,250.00£200,000.00 - £470,000.004
Flat£162,500.00£130,000.00 - £192,500.003
Semi-Detached£202,367.22£77,000.00 - £445,000.0019
Terraced£326,111.11£190,000.00 - £750,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£370,235.29£120,000.00 - £725,000.0017
Flat£142,500.00£125,000.00 - £160,000.004
Semi-Detached£353,785.71£140,000.00 - £925,000.0014
Terraced£228,428.57£190,000.00 - £295,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£457,357.14£292,500.00 - £705,000.007
Flat£152,500.00£150,000.00 - £155,000.002
Semi-Detached£308,333.33£180,000.00 - £375,000.003
Terraced£301,342.86£212,000.00 - £495,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£725,000.00£550,000.00 - £900,000.002
Semi-Detached£414,571.43£172,000.00 - £1,095,000.007
Terraced£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£481,242.86£275,000.00 - £1,140,000.007
Flat£102,333.33£35,000.00 - £157,000.003
Other£847,500.00£847,500.00 - £847,500.001
Semi-Detached£368,150.00£235,000.00 - £590,000.0010
Terraced£293,500.00£235,000.00 - £417,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£355,625.00£155,000.00 - £640,000.008
Flat£140,944.44£107,500.00 - £190,000.009
Semi-Detached£247,642.86£110,000.00 - £605,000.0016
Terraced£257,541.67£155,000.00 - £430,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£276,353.85£141,500.00 - £730,000.0014
Flat£139,678.57£65,000.00 - £200,000.0014
Semi-Detached£364,094.74£133,500.00 - £520,000.0019
Terraced£287,321.43£170,000.00 - £790,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£353,311.11£218,300.00 - £515,000.009
Flat£137,333.33£87,000.00 - £165,000.003
Semi-Detached£372,570.83£140,000.00 - £850,000.0024
Terraced£246,076.92£148,000.00 - £530,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£347,500.00£165,000.00 - £620,000.0011
Flat£194,750.00£118,000.00 - £225,000.007
Semi-Detached£392,328.57£141,000.00 - £1,015,000.0014
Terraced£207,071.43£147,000.00 - £375,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£415,708.33£190,000.00 - £740,000.0012
Flat£132,200.00£92,000.00 - £155,000.0010
Semi-Detached£377,295.45£180,000.00 - £810,000.0022
Terraced£235,076.92£140,000.00 - £310,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£478,277.78£230,000.00 - £800,000.009
Flat£117,850.00£89,750.00 - £142,000.005
Semi-Detached£289,444.44£150,000.00 - £490,000.0018
Terraced£217,146.67£152,000.00 - £305,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£445,576.92£275,000.00 - £750,000.0013
Flat£170,000.00£115,000.00 - £235,000.004
Semi-Detached£203,125.03£98,000.00 - £775,000.0017
Terraced£256,163.93£160,000.00 - £850,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£316,700.00£198,500.00 - £470,000.005
Flat£176,071.43£128,000.00 - £290,000.007
Semi-Detached£243,769.23£137,500.00 - £375,000.0013
Terraced£272,548.21£104,000.00 - £480,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£465,881.17£157,500.00 - £793,600.006
Flat£161,500.00£105,000.00 - £253,000.007
Other£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Semi-Detached£278,844.64£157,000.00 - £570,000.0028
Terraced£141,253.57£55,650.00 - £415,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£288,791.67£126,000.00 - £710,000.0014
Flat£148,000.00£139,000.00 - £165,000.003
Other£258,750.00£190,000.00 - £327,500.002
Semi-Detached£269,606.25£150,000.00 - £399,950.0013
Terraced£226,596.15£115,000.00 - £375,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,432.69£200,000.00 - £670,000.0016
Flat£154,991.67£114,950.00 - £168,000.004
Other£1,200,000.00£1,200,000.00 - £1,200,000.001
Semi-Detached£286,973.75£100,000.00 - £735,000.0020
Terraced£239,615.38£137,000.00 - £445,000.0013
Schools in the CH2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Newton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good414 4-11CH22LA
Mickle Trafford Village SchoolPrimary, Outstanding201 4-11CH24EF
Upton Westlea Primary SchoolPrimary, Good198 3-11CH21QJ
Elton Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement207 2-11CH24LT
St Werburgh's and St Columba's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good314 5-11CH23AD
Upton-by-Chester High SchoolSecondary, Good1669 11-18CH21NN
Dorin Park School & Specialist SEN CollegeSpecial, Good140 2-19CH21HD
Hoole Church of England Primary School Primary, Good383 4-11CH23HB
Ancora House SchoolPRU, Outstanding5 11-18CH21BQ
St Martin's Academy ChesterPrimary, Outstanding175 4-11CH23NG
Mill View Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding210 3-11CH21HB
Upton Heath CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good422 4-11CH21ED
Acresfield AcademyPrimary, Outstanding242 3-11CH21LJ
Amenities in the CH2 Postcode Area
  • Brookside Hotel, CH2 2AP
  • Chester North Premier Inn, CH2 1AU
  • Ba-Ba Guest House, CH2 3NJ
  • Bawn Lodge, CH2 3NH
  • Baytree Lodge, CH2 3NL
  • Spar, CH2 1JF
  • Spar, CH2 4QZ
  • Well Pharmacy, CH2 1HD
  • West Cheshire Foodbank, CH2 4SA
  • CM Goods, CH2 4HS
  • Brewers arms, CH2 1BD
  • Bunbury Arms, CH2 4HW
  • Cheshire County Sports Club, CH2 1PR
  • Duke of Wellington, CH2 4NR
  • Mill At Upton, CH2 1AU
  • Dine Contract Catering, CH2 4LF
  • Ego @ Little Stanney, CH2 4HT
  • Pret A Manger, CH2 4QZ
  • The Cafe @ Hoole LTC, CH2 4EF
  • Bromfield Arms (Chester), CH2 3BD
  • Heron Foods, CH2 2FL
  • Morrisons, CH2 1BT
  • Sainsburys, CH2 3AZ
  • SHELL HOOLE ROAD, CH2 3NH
  • Tesco, CH2 1QL
  • Hoole Fish Bar, CH2 3PL
  • Jade Takeaway, CH2 4QB
  • Jeffs of Kingsway, CH2 2LJ
  • Kam Xin, CH2 1QL
  • McDonalds, CH2 4QZ
  • Asquith House, CH2 2AL
  • Buttercups, CH2 4HT
  • Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, CH2 1UL
  • Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust -Wards, CH2 1UL
  • Darley Cottage, CH2 3NH
  • Queen of Leftovers, CH2 2DH
  • Elite Bistro Events, CH2 3AD
  • Birling`s Confectionery, CH2 2EY
  • Chester and District Samaritans, CH2 2HZ
  • Christine Hamilton Blackmore, CH2 2HJ
  • Daisy Cupcake, CH2 3RN
  • Hoole CE Primary School, CH2 3HB
  • Maple Grove School, CH2 3HR
  • St Martins Academy, CH2 3NG
  • Betty Hassell House, CH2 3NH
  • Dorin Park School, CH2 1HD
  • Crust and Tipple, CH2 4ES
  • Lewis J776 URF, CH2 3BB
  • Lewis N317 TOC, CH2 3BB
  • Lewis Van M303 POC, CH2 3BB
  • Lewis Van P969 EOP, CH2 3BB