CW2 Postcode Area Information

Population
44,293
Avg Annual Income
£42,367
Full Time Employees
32.33%
Average Age
42.15

Cheshire East, CW2 Postcode Area Overview

The CW2 postcode area is located in the Cheshire East, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Cheshire East, Staffordshire postcode town, in the North West, England region.

The CW2 postcode area in England covers parts of the Cheshire West and Chester district, including the town of Crewe. It is located in the North West region of England and has a mix of urban and suburban areas.

There are several amenities in the CW2 area, including shopping centers, restaurants, parks, and leisure facilities. Crewe town center offers a variety of shops and services, while nearby areas like Shavington and Wistaston have their own amenities such as schools, churches, and community centers.

The geography of the CW2 area is characterized by flat plains and agricultural land, with some areas of woodland and green space. The River Weaver runs through the area, providing opportunities for outdoor recreation and wildlife spotting.

Transportation in the CW2 area is facilitated by the Crewe railway station, which offers regular services to major cities like Manchester, Liverpool, and London. The area is also well-connected by road, with the M6 motorway running through the region, providing easy access to neighboring towns and cities.

Overall, the CW2 postcode area offers a mix of urban convenience and rural charm, with a range of amenities, good transportation links, and a pleasant natural environment.

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 CW2 postcode district!

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

Electoral Wards

The CW2 postcode area covers Crewe South, Crewe West, Haslington, Madeley & Betley, Shavington, Willaston and Rope, Wistaston, Wybunbury electoral wards.

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CW2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of CW2 postcode area is 44,293. 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 35,696, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 3,993. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (24,922), followed by No religion (15,655).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (11,004), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (7,072).

Economic Status

Most people in the CW2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (16,130), while 9,721 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 10,679 adults have Level 4 education, while 6,125 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the CW2 area are

  • Elementary occupations (3626)
  • Professional occupations (3448), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2641)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode CW2 is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (12825), Between 45 to 54 (10818), and Between 25 to 34 (10056).

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 CW2 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,843) followed by Routine occupations (6,594), and Semi-routine occupations (4,441).

Postcodes in CW2

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the CW2 (listed below). The postcode CW2 has a total of 1189 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of CW2
NameType
AreaCW2
Ward

Crewe South

Crewe West

Haslington

Madeley & Betley

Shavington

Willaston and Rope

Wistaston

Wybunbury

LTLA22Cheshire East, Newcastle-under-Lyme
UTLA22Cheshire East, Staffordshire
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

Cheshire East, CW2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Cheshire East, CW2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

23

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

12

Other crime

23

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

4

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

119

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

33

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

16

Drugs

6

Other crime

23

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

10

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

122

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

22

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

120

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

7

Other crime

17

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

17

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

137

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

15

Drugs

9

Other crime

21

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

155

Violence and sexual offences

45

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

12

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

136

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

3

Other crime

23

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

46

Public order

20

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

131

Violence and sexual offences

61

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

18

Drugs

5

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

36

Public order

3

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

58

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

9

Other crime

17

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

38

Public order

9

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

157

Violence and sexual offences

49

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

6

Other crime

22

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

40

Public order

1

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

174

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

6

Other crime

28

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

36

Public order

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

151

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

14

Other crime

26

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

2

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

154

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

15

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

19

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

144

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

5

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

163

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

7

Other crime

22

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

3

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

132

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in CW2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in CW2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£295,000.00£260,000.00 - £330,000.002
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£175,125.00£134,000.00 - £213,000.004
Terraced£128,000.00£128,000.00 - £128,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£218,750.00£185,000.00 - £252,500.002
Flat£110,000.00£100,000.00 - £120,000.002
Semi-Detached£195,750.00£130,000.00 - £267,000.004
Terraced£197,170.00£65,520.00 - £660,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,625.00£210,000.00 - £730,000.0012
Other£235,000.00£235,000.00 - £235,000.002
Semi-Detached£172,090.91£136,500.00 - £210,000.0011
Terraced£110,416.67£87,500.00 - £135,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£322,633.33£125,000.00 - £473,000.0015
Other£350,000.00£300,000.00 - £400,000.002
Semi-Detached£180,414.17£25,000.00 - £283,000.0016
Terraced£126,918.06£78,000.00 - £212,500.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£281,105.26£210,000.00 - £390,000.0019
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Other£78,000.00£78,000.00 - £78,000.002
Semi-Detached£164,757.14£68,000.00 - £260,000.0014
Terraced£138,051.62£94,000.00 - £220,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£25,050.00£25,050.00 - £25,050.001
Flat£53,500.00£53,500.00 - £53,500.001
Other£35,000.00£35,000.00 - £35,000.001
Semi-Detached£25,000.00£25,000.00 - £25,000.001
Terraced£136,000.00£136,000.00 - £136,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£501,000.00£348,000.00 - £765,000.005
Other£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Semi-Detached£182,458.33£125,000.00 - £280,000.0012
Terraced£121,636.36£85,000.00 - £160,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£309,320.89£215,000.00 - £425,000.009
Flat£290,000.00£150,000.00 - £430,000.002
Other£102,500.00£5,000.00 - £200,000.002
Semi-Detached£167,300.00£105,000.00 - £320,000.0011
Terraced£124,291.67£83,000.00 - £196,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£309,546.88£145,000.00 - £800,000.0017
Flat£194,166.67£115,000.00 - £352,500.003
Semi-Detached£205,365.00£118,000.00 - £343,860.0014
Terraced£160,380.00£76,000.00 - £260,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,714.29£220,000.00 - £370,000.007
Flat£89,500.00£80,000.00 - £99,000.002
Other£140,000.00£140,000.00 - £140,000.001
Semi-Detached£155,284.64£65,000.00 - £320,000.0012
Terraced£94,525.00£80,000.00 - £125,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£335,435.00£180,000.00 - £680,000.009
Flat£140,166.67£80,500.00 - £410,000.004
Semi-Detached£186,038.46£100,000.00 - £295,000.0013
Terraced£110,266.67£55,000.00 - £177,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£327,392.86£130,000.00 - £550,000.0028
Flat£94,500.00£86,000.00 - £118,000.004
Other£224,897.00£83,000.00 - £366,794.002
Semi-Detached£158,608.70£140,000.00 - £210,000.0025
Terraced£126,750.57£90,000.00 - £225,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,000.00£205,000.00 - £920,000.0011
Semi-Detached£202,000.00£150,000.00 - £280,000.0011
Terraced£155,277.78£100,000.00 - £206,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£525,000.00£525,000.00 - £525,000.001
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£165,166.67£92,500.00 - £238,000.003
Terraced£93,000.00£90,000.00 - £97,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,678.57£150,000.00 - £905,000.0014
Other£525,000.00£525,000.00 - £525,000.001
Semi-Detached£167,031.25£139,000.00 - £325,000.0017
Terraced£178,071.43£98,000.00 - £225,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£367,250.00£254,000.00 - £665,000.0014
Flat£98,500.00£98,500.00 - £98,500.001
Other£226,000.00£180,000.00 - £272,000.002
Semi-Detached£211,452.38£105,000.00 - £575,000.0022
Terraced£136,400.00£84,000.00 - £455,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£336,916.67£190,000.00 - £850,000.0021
Other£275,250.00£245,000.00 - £340,000.004
Semi-Detached£216,231.48£135,000.00 - £405,000.0029
Terraced£178,753.45£95,000.00 - £265,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£315,524.14£167,500.00 - £490,000.0015
Other£1,850,000.00£1,850,000.00 - £1,850,000.001
Semi-Detached£192,222.33£126,042.00 - £398,000.0010
Terraced£123,458.33£95,000.00 - £160,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£349,305.83£207,250.00 - £875,000.0016
Other£1,395,000.00£1,395,000.00 - £1,395,000.001
Semi-Detached£209,108.15£124,000.00 - £350,000.0029
Terraced£140,488.61£65,000.00 - £225,999.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£369,068.18£200,000.00 - £855,000.0022
Flat£85,750.00£58,000.00 - £113,500.002
Other£169,933.67£65,000.00 - £246,801.003
Semi-Detached£171,053.97£101,400.00 - £375,000.0023
Terraced£250,406.14£71,000.00 - £470,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£346,472.50£150,000.00 - £851,000.0019
Other£775,000.00£550,000.00 - £1,300,000.005
Semi-Detached£212,474.04£135,000.00 - £280,000.0023
Terraced£154,916.67£90,000.00 - £235,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£384,373.82£232,500.00 - £670,000.0019
Flat£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Other£1,643,125.00£80,000.00 - £4,600,000.004
Semi-Detached£203,713.33£137,500.00 - £300,000.0013
Terraced£140,592.22£122,000.00 - £182,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,757.59£128,500.00 - £695,000.0012
Flat£131,562.00£39,999.00 - £335,000.004
Other£500,416.67£87,500.00 - £1,475,000.004
Semi-Detached£192,715.26£112,640.00 - £265,000.0019
Terraced£109,140.67£77,000.00 - £145,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£285,803.44£170,922.00 - £750,000.0027
Flat£74,000.00£60,000.00 - £123,000.004
Other£249,995.00£249,995.00 - £249,995.001
Semi-Detached£211,821.65£110,000.00 - £395,000.0027
Terraced£96,894.30£39,999.00 - £195,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£281,425.42£200,000.00 - £530,000.0018
Flat£99,500.00£90,000.00 - £109,000.002
Other£375,294.00£210,000.00 - £705,882.003
Semi-Detached£169,346.53£80,000.00 - £327,500.0022
Terraced£157,794.79£58,000.00 - £238,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£326,270.00£220,000.00 - £688,000.0012
Other£119,000.00£98,000.00 - £140,000.002
Semi-Detached£203,275.74£120,000.00 - £300,000.0023
Terraced£103,734.21£33,200.00 - £146,500.0019
Schools in the CW2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Westminster Nursery SchoolNursery, Good47 2-4CW27LJ
Vine Tree Primary SchoolPrimary, Good197 5-11CW28AD
Edleston Primary SchoolPrimary, Good211 4-11CW27PX
Pebble Brook Primary SchoolPrimary, Good277 2-11CW26PL
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, CrewePrimary, Good601 3-11CW28AD
Ruskin Community High SchoolSecondary, Good724 11-16CW27JT
The Axis AcademySpecial, Not Rated47 4-16CW28TU
Gainsborough Primary and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good389 3-11CW27NH
St Thomas More Catholic High SchoolSecondary, Good646 11-16CW28AE
Wistaston AcademyPrimary, Outstanding460 3-11CW28QS
Wistaston Church Lane AcademyPrimary, Good418 4-11CW28EZ
The Berkeley AcademyPrimary, Good473 2-11CW26RU
Shavington AcademySecondary, Good848 11-16CW25DH
Shavington Primary SchoolPrimary, Good417 3-11CW25BP
Weston Village Primary SchoolPrimary, Good245 4-11CW25LZ
The Oaks AcademySecondary, Inadequate489 11-16CW27NQ
Amenities in the CW2 Postcode Area
  • Bargain Busters, CW2 7EZ
  • A Lite Bite, CW2 7EP
  • Bargain Booze, CW2 6EF
  • Bargain Booze, CW2 8HY
  • Kubus Mini Market, CW2 6DF
  • The Farmhouse Beefeater, CW2 8SD
  • Waverley Hotel & Restaurant, CW2 7AA
  • British Lion, CW2 6AL
  • Dishers Pool & Snooker Club, CW2 6HL
  • DUKE OF BRIDGEWATER, CW2 7RA
  • Hickory's Smokehouse Gresty Green, CW2 5AF
  • Queens Park Golf Club, CW2 7SU
  • Costa Coffee, CW2 7AZ
  • Crewe KFC, CW2 5PS
  • Holy Bun, CW2 7JR
  • Axis Academy, CW2 8TU
  • Bombay, CW2 7AJ
  • Mellors Catering Services, CW25RX
  • Hope + Coffee, CW2 7JB
  • THE BROUGHTON, CW2 5PY
  • Crewe Greggs, CW2 5PT
  • Engelsea Brook Chapel Amd Museum, CW2 5QW
  • Sainsbury's, CW2 7HH
  • Shavington Asda on the Move, CW2 5JF
  • Tesco Express, CW2 6PR
  • 4U Supermarket, CW2 7EP
  • Aldi, CW2 6BP
  • Ali Baba, CW2 6DD
  • Apos Kebab & Pizza, CW2 6AF
  • Babylon, CW2 6AW
  • Benny's, CW2 6ED
  • Bennys Fish & Chips, CW2 8UR
  • Boughey Distribution, CW2 5US
  • The Weston Biltong Company Ltd, CW2 5PR
  • Porkies, CW2 6RQ
  • Bizzy Lizzy, CW2 8UY
  • Radway Snack Bar, CW2 5PR
  • The Fish Bar On Wheels, CW2 8SL
  • Shavington Primary School, CW2 5DP
  • Boost, CW2 6RU
  • Corner House Nurseries Wistaston, CW2 6QT
  • Crewe Nature Kindergarten, CW2 5LD
  • Edleston Primary School, CW2 7PX
  • Little Cherubs Day Nursery and Preschool, CW2 7JX
  • Wood Cottage, CW2 8SD
  • ABC Childcare Services, CW2 7PJ
  • ABC Pre School and Out of School Club, CW2 7PX
  • Belong Crewe, CW2 6NA