L6 (Liverpool) area guide

The L6 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Anfield, Central, Erskine Industrial Estate, Everton, Fairfield, Kensington, Kensington and Fairfield, Liverpool, Low Hill, Tuebrook and Stoneycroft.


A Mouseprice property guide for L6 Liverpool is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about L6 that can be found by click the relevant links on the left hand side.

Old area guide:

The commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date. We recommend disregarding these comments in favour of the data that can be found either above or in the other sections of this website.

Market trends:

Liverpool propertyThe size of the property market in L7 is 8371 homes.

Liverpool propertyWhen growth averages 15.5% over a 5 year period, as in this postcode district, there are a number of possible explanations, for example that this isa dynamic local economy and housing market. Property price growth in this area has significantly exceeded growth in earnings and the national average house price growth, and so the likelihood of it continuing will be dependent upon price earnings ratio, as well as investment by developers and local authorities in continually upgrading local infrastructure, schools, in addition to the continued strength of the local and national economies and any other economies upon which the area depends.

Liverpool propertyAverage property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £71624.

Liverpool propertyPrice earnings ratio is an indicator of the affordability of property for someone on the average salary in the area. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 4.1.

Liverpool propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 8.6%.

Housing stock:

Liverpool propertyOver half of the properties in the area are Terraced Houses, at 54.2% of the total housing stock.

Liverpool propertyDetached Houses account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 3.3%.

Liverpool propertyThe property in this area caters well for retirees and young couples who do not have large families.

Liverpool propertyA high proportion of property in this area is socially rented.

Liverpool propertyA lower than average proportion of property in this area is owner occupied. This suggests that there is a very healthy rental market.

Liverpool propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is £102833, significantly less then the national average of £187894.

Who lives here:

Liverpool propertyThe population of this postcode district is 17863.
Liverpool propertyThis is one of the youngest places in the country, with an average age of 26.
Liverpool propertySingle people make up 60.2% of the population in this postcode district.
Liverpool propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 39 and for women are 30.
Liverpool propertyThis area has 43.1 people per square kilometre.
Liverpool propertyThis area has high unemployment at 6.5%. Those in work tend to find jobs in the Health & Social Work or Wholesale & Retail sectors.