WA6 (Frodsham) area guide

The WA6 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Alvanley, Barrow, Cheshire, Cuddington & Oakmere, Dunham On The Hill, Forest, Frodsham, Frodsham North, Frodsham South, Hapsford, Helsby, Kingsley, Kingswood, Manley, Manley Common, Mara, Mickle Trafford, Milton Weaver, Newton, Norley.


A Mouseprice property guide for WA6 Frodsham is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about WA6 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Warrington propertyThe size of the property market in WA6 is 7920 homes.

Warrington propertyProperty in this postcode district (WA6) has been growing at a nominal annual rate of 14.2% over the last 5 years. This rate can be indicative ofa 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.

Warrington propertyThe average property in this postcode district was valued at £230094 over the last 3 months.

Warrington propertySince most banks lend money to buy property using their customers’ salary as a indicator of affordability, the price earnings ratio is a useful guide as to whether property in an area is expensive or not. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 8.

Warrington propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 2.5%.

Housing stock:

Frodsham propertyDetached Houses make up the most significant portion of the housing stock, representing 42.9% of the total.

Frodsham propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 6% are this type.

Frodsham propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children.

Frodsham propertyThere is a high proportion of temporary housing in this area at 3.5%.

Frodsham propertySocially rented accommodation represents 8.7% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

Frodsham propertyThe majority of property in this area is owner occupied.

Frodsham propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is higher than the national average of £187894 at £324150.

Who lives here:

Frodsham propertyThe population of this postcode district is 18591.
Frodsham propertyThe average age in this area is 43.
Frodsham propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 21.3%.
Frodsham propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 31.
Frodsham propertyThis area has 2.6 people per square kilometre.
Frodsham propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (17% of workers), followed by Real Estate (14.4%).