CH3 Postcode Area Information

Population
36,593
Avg Annual Income
£45,867
Full Time Employees
28.65%
Average Age
44.46

Cheshire West and Chester, CH3 Postcode Area Overview

The CH3 postcode area is located in the Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire West and Chester postcode town, in the North West, England region.

The CH3 postcode area serves parts of rural Cheshire in England, including the city of Chester and surrounding villages. The area is known for its picturesque landscapes, historic sites, and charming communities.

In terms of amenities, residents and visitors in the CH3 area can enjoy a variety of restaurants, shops, cafes, and recreational facilities. There are also several schools, healthcare services, and cultural attractions in the area.

The geography of the CH3 postcode area is characterized by rolling countryside, lush greenery, and pockets of woodland. The area is dotted with stately homes, gardens, and historical landmarks, such as Chester Cathedral and the Roman walls.

Transportation in the CH3 area is mainly served by road networks, including the A41, A55, and M53 motorways, which provide connections to nearby cities and towns. There are also bus services operating in the area, linking communities to Chester and surrounding areas.

Overall, the CH3 postcode area offers a mix of rural charm, modern amenities, and convenient transportation options, making it an attractive place to live, work, and visit in Cheshire, England.

This is an area with an older population, with most residents being between 65 and 84 years old. There are not many children or young adults living here. Most people are Christian and white.

Unemployment is low and many people work in professional or managerial roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The CH3 postcode area covers Chester City & the Garden Quarter, Christleton & Huntington, Farndon, Gowy Rural, Great Boughton, Sandstone, Tarvin & Kelsall, Tattenhall electoral wards.

CH3 Postcode Map

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CH3 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of CH3 postcode area is 36,593. 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 33,427, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,111. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (20,680), followed by No religion (13,052).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (11,092), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,712).

Economic Status

Most people in the CH3 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (12,527), while 10,156 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 13,737 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,837 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the CH3 area are

  • Professional occupations (4771)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (3132), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2532)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode CH3 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (11054), Between 45 to 54 (10079), and Between 55 to 64 (9657).

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 CH3 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (7,596) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,298), and Intermediate occupations (3,543).

Postcodes in CH3

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the CH3 (listed below). The postcode CH3 has a total of 1199 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of CH3
NameType
AreaCH3
Ward

Chester City & the Garden Quarter

Christleton & Huntington

Farndon

Gowy Rural

Great Boughton

Sandstone

Tarvin & Kelsall

Tattenhall

LTLA22Cheshire West and Chester
UTLA22Cheshire West and Chester
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

Cheshire West and Chester, CH3 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Cheshire West and Chester, CH3 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

12

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

12

Public order

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

42

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

8

Other theft

6

Public order

9

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

43

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

6

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

11

Other theft

8

Public order

3

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

49

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

9

Public order

3

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

49

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

4

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

4

Other theft

12

Public order

2

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

13

Public order

9

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

9

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

9

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

9

Other theft

16

Public order

8

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

43

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

15

Public order

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

45

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

9

Other theft

14

Public order

6

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in CH3 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in CH3 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,666.67£269,000.00 - £720,000.006
Flat£216,000.00£216,000.00 - £216,000.001
Other£496,000.00£496,000.00 - £496,000.001
Semi-Detached£270,000.00£230,000.00 - £310,000.002
Terraced£213,000.00£213,000.00 - £213,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£409,438.00£143,876.00 - £675,000.002
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£305,000.00£215,000.00 - £380,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£663,375.00£291,000.00 - £1,150,000.008
Flat£692,300.00£692,300.00 - £692,300.002
Semi-Detached£256,666.67£255,000.00 - £260,000.003
Terraced£195,000.00£130,000.00 - £260,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£577,300.10£245,000.00 - £850,000.0010
Flat£149,000.00£149,000.00 - £149,000.001
Other£154,000.00£154,000.00 - £154,000.001
Semi-Detached£323,707.70£205,000.00 - £585,077.0010
Terraced£157,333.33£87,500.00 - £330,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£546,875.00£130,000.00 - £715,000.0016
Flat£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Other£735,000.00£610,000.00 - £860,000.002
Semi-Detached£228,105.56£110,000.00 - £481,900.0019
Terraced£154,639.29£84,000.00 - £269,950.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£77,000.00£74,000.00 - £80,000.002
Semi-Detached£307,250.00£292,000.00 - £322,500.002
Terraced£213,250.00£195,000.00 - £231,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£473,063.64£250,000.00 - £660,000.0011
Flat£149,500.00£144,000.00 - £155,000.002
Semi-Detached£306,285.71£255,000.00 - £440,000.007
Terraced£164,968.75£79,000.00 - £400,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£444,600.00£229,000.00 - £817,000.0010
Flat£110,500.00£64,000.00 - £165,000.004
Other£1,212,000.00£1,212,000.00 - £1,212,000.001
Semi-Detached£226,729.17£150,000.00 - £530,000.0013
Terraced£187,607.14£120,000.00 - £320,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£403,750.00£200,000.00 - £1,050,000.0010
Flat£179,166.67£122,500.00 - £255,000.003
Other£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£275,153.12£147,000.00 - £405,000.0016
Terraced£211,832.92£135,000.00 - £450,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£482,444.44£360,000.00 - £700,000.009
Flat£250,000.00£85,000.00 - £415,000.002
Semi-Detached£218,357.14£160,000.00 - £373,000.008
Terraced£210,915.00£115,000.00 - £470,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£617,666.67£161,500.00 - £1,850,000.009
Flat£188,590.00£60,000.00 - £455,000.005
Other£86,800.00£86,800.00 - £86,800.001
Semi-Detached£299,611.11£230,000.00 - £369,000.009
Terraced£422,500.00£195,000.00 - £650,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£489,192.31£340,000.00 - £752,500.0014
Flat£229,750.00£133,000.00 - £440,000.004
Other£2,000,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £2,000,000.001
Semi-Detached£303,703.12£230,000.00 - £500,000.0020
Terraced£166,104.58£96,340.00 - £286,500.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£653,875.00£275,000.00 - £1,420,000.008
Other£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
Semi-Detached£266,155.62£154,750.00 - £345,000.008
Terraced£149,375.00£80,500.00 - £300,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,110,333.33£425,000.00 - £2,445,000.003
Flat£132,500.00£132,500.00 - £132,500.001
Semi-Detached£261,750.00£261,750.00 - £261,750.001
Terraced£390,000.00£350,000.00 - £430,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£744,586.36£275,000.00 - £2,150,000.0011
Flat£233,000.00£120,000.00 - £400,000.006
Semi-Detached£265,292.14£185,000.00 - £480,000.0015
Terraced£321,458.33£207,500.00 - £460,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£554,123.08£318,000.00 - £820,000.0013
Flat£260,250.00£115,000.00 - £440,000.006
Other£969,000.00£900,000.00 - £1,038,000.002
Semi-Detached£258,032.14£185,000.00 - £475,000.0015
Terraced£184,250.00£120,000.00 - £270,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£523,763.16£285,000.00 - £1,155,000.0019
Flat£214,500.00£69,500.00 - £430,000.004
Semi-Detached£215,309.52£82,000.00 - £540,000.0022
Terraced£185,444.44£120,000.00 - £410,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£626,823.53£250,000.00 - £1,485,000.0017
Flat£255,666.67£145,000.00 - £450,000.003
Other£495,000.00£125,000.00 - £765,000.003
Semi-Detached£307,923.47£50,000.00 - £525,000.0015
Terraced£240,797.92£105,000.00 - £452,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£535,536.59£262,500.00 - £1,250,000.0022
Flat£162,368.75£58,000.00 - £395,000.008
Semi-Detached£305,533.33£225,000.00 - £415,000.0015
Terraced£313,136.36£175,000.00 - £700,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£599,675.00£296,500.00 - £1,150,000.0011
Flat£251,944.44£100,000.00 - £510,000.009
Other£1,690,000.00£80,000.00 - £3,300,000.002
Semi-Detached£329,681.82£225,000.00 - £618,000.0011
Terraced£297,066.67£181,500.00 - £585,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£511,997.06£235,000.00 - £895,000.0017
Flat£121,445.75£63,000.00 - £210,000.008
Other£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
Semi-Detached£281,113.64£80,000.00 - £465,000.0011
Terraced£163,775.00£57,500.00 - £420,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£458,409.09£275,000.00 - £820,000.0011
Flat£156,000.00£90,000.00 - £250,000.006
Other£192,000.00£148,000.00 - £236,000.002
Semi-Detached£243,916.67£150,000.00 - £550,000.0016
Terraced£252,892.14£145,000.00 - £285,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£514,450.00£290,000.00 - £1,050,250.0015
Flat£168,937.50£114,000.00 - £315,000.004
Other£138,259.50£86,519.00 - £190,000.002
Semi-Detached£275,642.86£210,000.00 - £382,500.0014
Terraced£211,317.50£77,640.00 - £1,200,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,500.00£260,000.00 - £1,225,000.0014
Flat£246,750.00£127,000.00 - £395,000.004
Other£31,000.00£15,000.00 - £47,000.002
Semi-Detached£215,545.31£153,500.00 - £388,678.0014
Terraced£205,602.27£142,500.00 - £530,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£500,095.00£255,000.00 - £770,000.0017
Flat£212,537.50£140,000.00 - £295,000.004
Other£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.001
Semi-Detached£290,034.09£205,750.00 - £412,500.0012
Terraced£141,150.45£77,640.00 - £369,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£463,033.33£230,000.00 - £775,000.0015
Flat£121,600.00£95,000.00 - £160,000.005
Other£278,000.00£278,000.00 - £278,000.001
Semi-Detached£251,662.57£125,000.00 - £455,000.0021
Terraced£184,344.00£88,888.00 - £445,000.0011
Schools in the CH3 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Huntington Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good388 3-11CH36EA
Waverton Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good195 5-11CH37QT
Farndon Primary SchoolPrimary, Good291 3-11CH36QP
Tattenhall Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Good260 3-11CH39AH
Ashton Hayes Primary SchoolPrimary, Good137 4-11CH38AB
Christleton Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding213 4-11CH37AY
Cherry Grove Primary SchoolPrimary, Good299 3-11CH35EG
Oldfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good212 4-11CH35LB
Barrow CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good38 4-11CH37HW
Guilden Sutton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding209 4-11CH37ES
Huxley CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Inadequate33 5-11CH39BH
Saighton Church of England Primary School & Pre-SchoolPrimary, Good121 3-11CH36EG
Dee Banks SchoolSpecial, Good110 2-19CH35UX
The Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High SchoolSecondary, Good1116 11-18CH35XF
Christleton High SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1419 11-18CH37AD
Boughton Heath AcademyPrimary, Outstanding224 4-11CH35RW
Clutton Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good52 3-11CH39ER
Tarvin Primary SchoolPrimary, Good276 4-11CH38LS
Amenities in the CH3 Postcode Area
  • Mercure Chester Abbots Well, CH3 5QL
  • Carden Park Hotel Golf Resort And Spa, CH3 9DQ
  • Ford Farm B & B, CH3 9NE
  • Golborne Manor, CH3 9AN
  • Moxy Chester, CH3 5AF
  • Co-Op Food, CH3 5TD
  • Spar, CH3 5LB
  • Spencers, CH3 5TA
  • AK Food and Wine, CH3 5TD
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, CH3 5NA
  • Waverton Village Hall, CH3 7QT
  • Chester Rugby FC, CH3 7DB
  • Cross Foxes, CH3 5AF
  • Indie Hops, CH3 8EB
  • Little Oak, CH3 5BH
  • Artichoke, CH3 5AN
  • Athlete Fuel Cafe, CH3 7DB
  • Barrowmore House, CH3 7JD
  • Bluebell Cafe, CH3 7JD
  • Cafe on the Cobbles, CH3 8HE
  • Co-op, CH3 6BB
  • Co-Op, CH3 8EF
  • Country Stores, CH3 9PX
  • Sainsbury, CH3 5QJ
  • Waitrose, CH3 5AF
  • Barnhills Of Broxton, CH3 9JR
  • Chicoland, CH3 5AE
  • Eggbridge Rolls, CH3 7NX
  • Fanny's, CH3 5DH
  • Fat Boys Kebab, CH3 5TD
  • Kids Planet Great Boughton, CH3 5XF
  • Ashton House Nursery, CH3 8AB
  • Birch Heath Lodge, CH3 7AP
  • Dandelions Day Nursery, CH3 6QP
  • Grosvenor Manor Care Centre, CH3 5SY
  • David Joinson Quality Meats, CH3 5UQ
  • Manor Farm, CH3 9AY
  • Venables G, CH3 5TA
  • Barbour Institute, CH3 9PX
  • Cafe In The Church Hall, CH3 7EW
  • Cheshire Cheesecakes, CH3 7JS
  • Cheshires Crazy Cake Lady, CH3 6DL
  • Chester Cake Ladies, CH3 7EH
  • Abbey Gate College, CH3 6EN
  • Abbey Gate College - I&J, CH3 6HZ
  • Ashton Eagles by D.R Sports, CH3 8AB
  • Ashton Hayes CP, CH3 8AB
  • Barrow C Of E Primary School, CH3 7HW
  • Briscoes Dairy Ltd, CH3 8NF
  • Crafty snacks uk, CH3 5BH
  • Rainbow Slushes, CH3 7NN
  • State Coffee, CH3 5LP
  • The Raw Tipple, CH3 9LH