CH8 Postcode Area Information

Population
20,970
Avg Annual Income
£36,825
Full Time Employees
26.75%
Average Age
45.03

Flintshire, CH8 Postcode Area Overview

The CH8 postcode area is located in the Flintshire, Flintshire postcode town, in the Wales, Wales region.

The CH8 postcode area in Wales covers the towns of Holywell and Bagillt. Holywell is a historic market town with a range of amenities including shops, restaurants, and schools. The town is known for its famous St. Winefride's Well, a site of pilgrimage and cultural significance. Bagillt is a small village with a close-knit community and access to shops and local services.

The area is characterized by rolling hills and valleys, with the River Dee running through parts of CH8. Nearby attractions include the picturesque Greenfield Valley Heritage Park and the stunning North Wales coast, offering a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities.

Transportation in the CH8 area is primarily by road, with the A548 running through Holywell and providing easy access to nearby towns and cities. There are also regular bus services connecting the towns within the postcode area, as well as to larger urban centers such as Chester and Liverpool. The nearest train station is in nearby Flint, providing additional transportation options for residents.

Overall, the CH8 postcode area offers a mix of rural charm, historic sites, and convenient amenities for residents. The area's proximity to both natural attractions and urban centers makes it a desirable place to live for those seeking a balance between tranquility and accessibility.

A Major part of this postcode area district describes a mix of ages and family situations in a rural setting:

  • Mostly older residents (45+) but also families with children: While the majority of residents are older, there's also a typical number of children aged 5-14, suggesting families tend to have older parents.
  • Spread out, rural area with low population density: Think of lots of space and far-between houses, unlike more crowded areas.
  • Cars are essential: Due to the remote location, most households have two or more cars to get around.

Imagine a peaceful countryside with detached houses, older residents, and some families with older parents. That's the vibe of the a big area of CH8 postcode district

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

Electoral Wards

The CH8 postcode area covers Brynford and Halkyn, Caerwys, Greenfield, Holywell Central, Holywell East, Holywell West, Llanasa and Trelawnyd, Mostyn, Whitford electoral wards.

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CH8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of CH8 postcode area is 20,970. 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 20,026, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 432. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (10,878), followed by No religion (8,403).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (4,598), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,489).

Economic Status

Most people in the CH8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (6,304), while 5,162 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 4,837 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,923 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the CH8 area are

  • Professional occupations (1405)
  • Skilled trades occupations (1371), and
  • Elementary occupations (1043)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode CH8 is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (4869), Below 14 (4826), and Between 45 to 54 (4324).

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 CH8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,170) followed by Routine occupations (2,599), and Semi-routine occupations (2,381).

Postcodes in CH8

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the CH8 (listed below). The postcode CH8 has a total of 779 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of CH8
NameType
AreaCH8
Ward

Brynford and Halkyn

Caerwys

Greenfield

Holywell Central

Holywell East

Holywell West

Llanasa and Trelawnyd

Mostyn

Whitford

LTLA22Flintshire
UTLA22Flintshire
RegionWales
CountryWales

Flintshire, CH8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Flintshire, CH8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

44

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

10

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

66

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

10

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

49

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

9

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

70

Violence and sexual offences

59

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

6

Other crime

8

Other theft

16

Public order

5

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

106

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

8

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

77

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

68

Violence and sexual offences

66

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

2

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

80

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

9

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

13

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

58

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

8

Other crime

17

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

57

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

21

Public order

2

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

83

Violence and sexual offences

54

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

10

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

80

Violence and sexual offences

58

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

75

Violence and sexual offences

50

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

14

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

12

Other theft

12

Public order

4

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

89

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in CH8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in CH8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£220,000.00£220,000.00 - £220,000.001
Semi-Detached£226,000.00£137,000.00 - £315,000.002
Terraced£134,000.00£128,000.00 - £140,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£209,000.00£200,000.00 - £218,000.002
Other£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Semi-Detached£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Terraced£346,225.00£222,500.00 - £469,950.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£295,000.00£165,000.00 - £425,000.002
Terraced£96,000.00£96,000.00 - £96,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£288,214.29£175,000.00 - £400,000.007
Flat£82,500.00£82,500.00 - £82,500.001
Semi-Detached£117,500.00£70,000.00 - £151,500.008
Terraced£136,000.00£130,000.00 - £140,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£352,642.86£119,000.00 - £565,000.0014
Flat£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Semi-Detached£159,625.00£78,000.00 - £325,000.008
Terraced£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£113,000.00£113,000.00 - £113,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£332,583.33£290,000.00 - £372,000.003
Flat£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
Semi-Detached£150,833.33£85,000.00 - £252,000.006
Terraced£164,666.67£140,000.00 - £192,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,916.67£143,000.00 - £456,000.006
Semi-Detached£185,916.67£130,000.00 - £325,000.009
Terraced£139,000.00£107,000.00 - £171,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£364,250.00£250,000.00 - £504,500.004
Other£328,333.33£130,000.00 - £570,000.003
Semi-Detached£169,583.33£120,000.00 - £271,000.006
Terraced£153,250.00£150,000.00 - £156,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£371,750.00£160,000.00 - £470,000.004
Other£500,000.00£420,000.00 - £580,000.002
Semi-Detached£158,250.00£105,000.00 - £230,000.0012
Terraced£105,000.00£105,000.00 - £105,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£462,500.00£255,000.00 - £620,000.003
Flat£235,000.00£235,000.00 - £235,000.001
Semi-Detached£140,700.00£115,000.00 - £165,000.005
Terraced£135,000.00£135,000.00 - £135,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£304,343.75£168,000.00 - £650,000.0016
Other£163,000.00£163,000.00 - £163,000.002
Semi-Detached£164,000.00£80,000.00 - £200,000.009
Terraced£122,392.86£87,950.00 - £180,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£338,800.00£182,000.00 - £435,000.005
Other£780,000.00£780,000.00 - £780,000.001
Semi-Detached£100,000.00£65,000.00 - £135,000.002
Terraced£222,000.00£119,000.00 - £325,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£485,000.00£210,000.00 - £760,000.002
Semi-Detached£215,000.00£215,000.00 - £215,000.001
Terraced£162,333.33£80,000.00 - £250,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£401,833.33£185,000.00 - £950,000.006
Flat£173,750.00£167,500.00 - £180,000.002
Semi-Detached£144,749.38£65,000.00 - £210,000.008
Terraced£141,375.00£122,000.00 - £175,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,004.92£50,000.00 - £465,000.0012
Semi-Detached£133,250.00£120,000.00 - £150,000.004
Terraced£152,500.00£115,000.00 - £190,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£308,062.50£110,000.00 - £630,000.008
Flat£71,000.00£71,000.00 - £71,000.001
Other£229,000.00£229,000.00 - £229,000.001
Semi-Detached£151,903.75£107,000.00 - £265,000.008
Terraced£137,350.00£95,000.00 - £165,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£316,305.56£220,000.00 - £428,750.009
Other£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
Semi-Detached£168,216.67£125,000.00 - £245,000.009
Terraced£127,000.00£122,000.00 - £132,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£315,089.09£147,000.00 - £420,000.0011
Other£250,750.00£250,750.00 - £250,750.001
Semi-Detached£161,253.20£85,982.00 - £200,000.0010
Terraced£129,785.71£88,500.00 - £175,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£445,750.00£275,000.00 - £1,150,000.0013
Flat£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Semi-Detached£171,875.00£100,000.00 - £250,000.008
Terraced£127,694.44£100,000.00 - £167,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£286,250.00£205,000.00 - £390,000.004
Other£202,916.67£50,000.00 - £480,000.006
Semi-Detached£173,928.57£106,000.00 - £320,000.007
Terraced£142,600.00£76,000.00 - £200,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,827.41£125,000.00 - £440,000.0017
Flat£189,950.00£189,950.00 - £189,950.001
Other£530,000.00£180,000.00 - £880,000.002
Semi-Detached£211,625.00£120,000.00 - £525,000.008
Terraced£200,550.00£51,000.00 - £282,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£239,968.75£115,000.00 - £685,000.0017
Other£580,000.00£580,000.00 - £580,000.001
Semi-Detached£140,200.00£86,000.00 - £220,000.0010
Terraced£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£285,522.73£87,000.00 - £750,000.0011
Flat£295,950.00£295,950.00 - £295,950.001
Other£374,250.00£50,000.00 - £915,000.004
Semi-Detached£127,833.33£77,000.00 - £170,000.009
Terraced£102,666.67£69,000.00 - £150,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£244,400.00£125,000.00 - £320,000.005
Flat£70,000.00£70,000.00 - £70,000.001
Other£350,000.00£75,000.00 - £680,000.003
Semi-Detached£156,714.29£127,000.00 - £195,000.007
Terraced£138,562.50£74,250.00 - £190,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£257,333.33£177,000.00 - £442,000.006
Other£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Semi-Detached£144,700.00£91,000.00 - £210,000.0015
Terraced£129,490.00£85,000.00 - £155,000.005
Schools in the CH8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Amenities in the CH8 Postcode Area
  • Divine Television Foundation Ltd, CH8 8PE
  • Divine Television Foundation Ltd, CH8 8PE
  • Glan Yr Afon Inn, CH8 8HE
  • Hilbre B & B, CH8 9LT
  • Pantasaph Farm, CH8 8PL
  • Blue Bell Inn, CH8 8DL
  • Boar's Head, CH8 7TE
  • Crooked Horn, CH8 8AX
  • Druid Inn, CH8 8QZ
  • Feathers Inn, CH8 7NL
  • Plas Yr Ywen, CH8 7UF
  • Walk and Talk Charity Shop, CH8 9SW
  • Plas Yr Ywen, CH8 7UF
  • Walk and Talk Charity Shop, CH8 9SW
  • Bake a Wish, CH8 7TF
  • Iceland Foods Ltd, CH8 7LH
  • Lidl, CH8 7UP
  • Tesco, CH8 7AN
  • Iceland Foods Ltd, CH8 7LH
  • Lidl, CH8 7UP
  • Cheeky Chicken, CH8 7NJ
  • Clwyd Bakeries, CH8 9RD
  • Fu House, CH8 7LH
  • Great Wall, CH8 7NL
  • Greggs, CH8 8RF
  • Lenger Shellfish Ltd, CH8 7EP
  • River Dee Seafoods Ltd, CH8 9DN
  • Lenger Shellfish Ltd, CH8 7EP
  • River Dee Seafoods Ltd, CH8 9DN
  • Hops and Barley, CH8 7HJ
  • Forest Hill Trout Farm and Fishery, CH8 9EQ
  • Forest Hill Trout Farm and Fishery, CH8 9EQ
  • Up a Yard, CH8 7PN
  • Up a Yard, CH8 7PN
  • Dine a Design, CH8 9DQ
  • Dine a Design, CH8 9DQ
  • Holywell Golf Club, CH8 8LQ
  • NEWydd Catering & Cleaning, CH8 8AD
  • NEWydd Catering & Cleaning Ltd, CH8 9NU
  • NEWydd Catering & Cleaning Ltd, CH8 8NQ
  • NEWydd Catering & Cleaning Ltd, CH8 7NJ
  • NEWydd Catering & Cleaning Ltd, CH8 9BZ
  • Best One, CH8 7NH
  • A Roberts Newsagent, CH8 7LH
  • Alliance Pharmacy/Boots UK Ltd, CH8 7TF
  • Asda on the Move, CH8 8RF
  • Hillcrest Motor Company Ltd, CH8 7SJ
  • Allerton Lodge Care Home, CH8 8LG
  • Cartref Gofal Preswyl Glyn Rhosyn, CH8 7UH
  • Cartref Nyrsio Plas Derwen, , CH8 9HH
  • Clock House Residential Ltd, CH8 9DZ
  • Cool Kidz Club, CH8 8AD
  • F. R. Kennedy & Son, CH8 7BU
  • I T Jones (North Wales) Limited, CH8 9SN
  • Mostyn Kitchen Garden, CH8 9HN
  • Mr D W Williams, CH8 9DN
  • Sam's Free Range Hens, CH8 7ES
  • Bite The Bit, CH8 8QT
  • Bite the Bit, CH8 8QT