PR26 Postcode Area Information

Population
7,601
Avg Annual Income
£41,325
Full Time Employees
29.32%
Average Age
42.83

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the Chorley, South Ribble, Lancashire postcode town, in the North West, England region.

Imagine a lively community filled with young families:

  • Lots of kids aged 5-14: A Major part of this postcode area has a higher number of families with children between 5 and 14 compared to other areas, suggesting a youthful and energetic atmosphere.
  • Parents in their 40s and 50s: Most parents are likely aged between 45 and 64, creating a dynamic mix of young families and established residents.
  • Fewer elderly residents: There are fewer people over 65 compared to the national average, contributing to a younger overall feel.
  • Mix of housing, mostly terraces: While not as common as detached houses, terraced houses are more frequent here than the average.
  • Diverse jobs, with some manual labor: Residents have a variety of occupations, but managerial roles are common alongside process, plant, and machine operator jobs.

Think of a vibrant neighborhood with playgrounds buzzing with activity, parents enjoying their mid-life, and a good mix of professionals and skilled workers.

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

Electoral Wards

The postcode area covers Croston, Mawdesley & Euxton South, Earnshaw Bridge, Farington West, Moss Side electoral wards.

PR26 Postcode Map

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Deprivation
Education
Occupation
Religion
PR26 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of PR26 postcode area is 7,601. 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 7,209, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 125. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (4,741), followed by No religion (2,415).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (3,562), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (2,093).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (5,083), while 3,175 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 2,133 adults have Level 4 education, while 921 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations are

  • Professional occupations (801)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (556), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (508)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (4515), Between 45 to 54 (3920), and Between 55 to 64 (3818).

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 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,437) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (888), and Intermediate occupations (756).

Postcodes in PR26

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the PR26 (listed below). The postcode PR26 has a total of 309 postcodes.

PR266TS (terminated)
PR266PH (terminated)
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ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaPR26
Ward

Croston, Mawdesley & Euxton South

Earnshaw Bridge

Farington West

Moss Side

LTLA22Chorley, South Ribble
UTLA22Lancashire
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

PR26 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

20

Anti-social behaviour

6

Criminal damage and arson

10

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

22

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

6

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

16

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

5

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

5

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

17

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

6

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

15

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

4

Public order

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

14

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

3

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

2

Public order

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

13

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

1

Public order

4

Shoplifting

23

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

2

Public order

4

Shoplifting

13

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other theft

1

Public order

5

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

26

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

12

Violence and sexual offences

PR26 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Semi-Detached£173,750.00£162,500.00 - £185,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£163,000.00£140,000.00 - £186,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,000.00£305,000.00 - £305,000.001
Other£888,903.00£888,903.00 - £888,903.001
Semi-Detached£241,250.00£200,000.00 - £282,500.002
Terraced£202,500.00£202,500.00 - £202,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£515,000.00£340,000.00 - £690,000.002
Other£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Semi-Detached£77,500.00£77,500.00 - £77,500.001
Terraced£110,000.00£95,000.00 - £125,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£297,196.50£241,786.00 - £337,500.004
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.002
Semi-Detached£146,867.56£110,000.00 - £190,000.007
Terraced£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£483,333.33£290,000.00 - £865,000.003
Semi-Detached£188,250.00£122,000.00 - £233,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£287,000.00£213,500.00 - £500,000.004
Flat£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.002
Other£482,942.86£150,000.00 - £1,151,200.009
Semi-Detached£188,936.75£70,000.00 - £390,000.0017
Terraced£182,190.00£70,000.00 - £365,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£243,625.00£190,250.00 - £297,000.002
Semi-Detached£182,000.00£182,000.00 - £182,000.001
Terraced£130,000.00£130,000.00 - £130,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£392,000.00£215,000.00 - £715,000.005
Flat£152,000.00£152,000.00 - £152,000.001
Semi-Detached£266,000.00£139,000.00 - £393,000.002
Terraced£218,500.00£172,000.00 - £265,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£282,000.00£220,000.00 - £375,000.004
Flat£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Other£130,000.00£130,000.00 - £130,000.001
Semi-Detached£211,075.00£128,000.00 - £432,500.0010
Terraced£106,062.50£59,500.00 - £211,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£415,000.00£265,000.00 - £695,000.003
Flat£98,500.00£98,500.00 - £98,500.001
Other£70,000.00£70,000.00 - £70,000.001
Semi-Detached£263,866.00£100,000.00 - £625,160.0010
Terraced£124,375.00£109,500.00 - £158,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£200,333.33£92,000.00 - £270,000.006
Terraced£197,000.00£95,000.00 - £380,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£332,000.00£284,000.00 - £380,000.002
Other£112,000.00£112,000.00 - £112,000.002
Semi-Detached£167,500.00£117,000.00 - £205,000.006
Terraced£157,843.75£85,000.00 - £345,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£430,840.91£162,500.00 - £1,100,000.0015
Other£185,000.00£170,000.00 - £200,000.003
Semi-Detached£193,311.67£132,000.00 - £260,435.0012
Terraced£139,100.00£88,000.00 - £210,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£298,666.67£100,000.00 - £576,000.006
Semi-Detached£280,000.00£215,000.00 - £345,000.002
Terraced£127,812.50£90,000.00 - £171,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£257,000.00£241,000.00 - £273,000.002
Terraced£324,000.00£247,000.00 - £430,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£327,583.33£220,000.00 - £600,000.009
Flat£128,150.00£55,500.00 - £218,000.004
Other£92,500.00£92,500.00 - £92,500.001
Semi-Detached£178,325.42£90,000.00 - £370,000.0012
Terraced£128,000.00£100,000.00 - £157,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£311,687.50£200,000.00 - £585,000.008
Flat£128,000.00£128,000.00 - £128,000.001
Semi-Detached£196,704.55£99,000.00 - £351,000.0011
Terraced£133,458.33£76,000.00 - £253,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£284,666.67£220,000.00 - £342,000.006
Flat£46,433.33£23,000.00 - £70,000.003
Other£247,500.00£247,500.00 - £247,500.001
Semi-Detached£223,373.72£107,959.00 - £343,000.0017
Terraced£139,321.43£106,500.00 - £180,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£290,224.77£220,000.00 - £895,000.0012
Other£850,000.00£850,000.00 - £850,000.001
Semi-Detached£190,916.67£132,000.00 - £295,000.006
Terraced£200,325.00£80,000.00 - £355,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£261,000.00£238,000.00 - £315,000.006
Flat£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
Other£517,500.00£40,000.00 - £995,000.002
Semi-Detached£149,819.12£80,000.00 - £275,350.0019
Terraced£171,642.86£96,000.00 - £275,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£377,203.12£147,750.00 - £1,150,000.009
Flat£132,000.00£32,000.00 - £259,000.004
Semi-Detached£165,931.82£95,000.00 - £330,000.0012
Terraced£172,500.00£100,000.00 - £200,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£356,452.88£240,000.00 - £570,000.0015
Flat£160,250.00£110,500.00 - £210,000.002
Other£600,000.00£600,000.00 - £600,000.001
Semi-Detached£168,272.64£80,000.00 - £249,999.0011
Terraced£158,357.14£82,000.00 - £235,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£277,997.50£217,995.00 - £360,000.006
Flat£66,500.00£66,500.00 - £66,500.001
Semi-Detached£198,566.67£79,000.00 - £318,000.0015
Terraced£164,125.00£135,000.00 - £225,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£281,486.11£170,000.00 - £665,000.0013
Flat£97,487.25£32,500.00 - £179,949.004
Semi-Detached£186,872.50£123,000.00 - £230,000.0010
Terraced£157,166.67£95,000.00 - £231,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£400,333.33£295,000.00 - £550,000.009
Flat£43,000.00£43,000.00 - £43,000.001
Other£2,580.00£2,580.00 - £2,580.001
Semi-Detached£155,463.33£98,000.00 - £297,000.0013
Terraced£120,500.00£65,000.00 - £190,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Flat£211,000.00£211,000.00 - £211,000.001
Semi-Detached£192,153.44£82,000.00 - £320,000.0010
Terraced£168,736.43£45,000.00 - £277,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£237,500.00£180,000.00 - £350,000.004
Flat£90,375.00£47,500.00 - £120,000.003
Other£491,666.00£491,666.00 - £491,666.001
Semi-Detached£164,750.00£110,000.00 - £270,000.0012
Terraced£170,400.00£80,000.00 - £221,000.006
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Brookfield Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good188 4-11PR26TU
Preston Grange Primary SchoolPrimary, Good181 4-11PR26PS
Preston Greenlands Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good204 4-11PR26BB
Moor Nook Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good212 3-11PR26EE
Moss Side Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding248 4-11PR267ST
Bretherton Endowed Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding110 4-11PR269AH
Leyland St James Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good229 4-11PR267SH
St Maria Goretti Catholic Primary School, PrestonPrimary, Good216 2-11PR26SJ
Farington Moss St. Paul's C.E. Primary SchoolPrimary, Good195 5-11PR266PR
Trinity and St Michael's VA CofE/Methodist Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding212 4-11PR269HJ
Sir Tom Finney Community High SchoolSpecial, Good185 11-19PR26EE
Bishop Rawstorne Church of England AcademySecondary, Good956 11-16PR269HH
The Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School, PrestonPrimary, GoodNone 3-11PR26LX
Amenities
  • Bretherton Parish Institute, PR26 9AB
  • Croston Sports Club, PR26 9RR
  • Lord Nelson Hotel, PR26 9HJ
  • The Black Horse Inn, PR26 9RQ
  • The Blue Anchor, PR26 9AB
  • Gardener's Retreat, PR26 8LQ
  • Out Lane Social, PR26 9RA
  • Panshi, PR26 9RB
  • The Highfield Restaurant, PR26 9JB
  • Thyme On The Yarrow, PR26 9RB
  • Morrison's Daily, PR26 9RJ
  • The Provin House, PR26 8LT
  • The Westhead Fish & Chip Shop, PR26 9RS
  • Gusto Cafe, PR26 7SN
  • Ocean, PR26 7SN
  • Bank Hall Kindergarten, PR26 9AT
  • Croston Acorns Ltd, PR26 9AA
  • Croston Park Rest Home, PR26 9RA
  • Marsh House Nursing Home, PR26 8LT
  • Rainbow Day Nursery, PR26 9RJ
  • Our Paula's, PR26 7QL
  • Cucina Di Fillan, PR26 9AT
  • Della's Deli, PR26 6TT
  • Jameson's Fresh Fish, PR26 7SY
  • The Little Chippy, PR26 6TT
  • The Tucker Box, PR26 7QL
  • Community Trust, PR26 9HA
  • Everything Fudgy, PR26 9HS
  • H.M.Prison Garth, PR26 8NE
  • H.M.Prison Wymott, PR26 8LW
  • Rufford Pre School, PR26 9JP
  • Lancashire Catering (Farington Moss St Paul's C Of E Primary, PR26 6PR
  • The Brambles School, PR26 7TB
  • Bretherton Endowed C.E Primary School, PR26 9AH
  • Mellors Catering At Bishop Rawstorne School, PR26 9HH
  • Mellors Catering At Trinity & St Michaels School, PR26 9HJ
  • Jail House Crop, PR26 8LW
  • Oakdene Filling Station, PR26 8LP
  • Solram Ltd, PR26 9RL
  • Westhead Stores (Londis), PR26 9RR
  • Besique Manufacturing, PR26 6TT
  • H Parkinson Haulage Ltd, PR26 7UX