Best Places To Live In Liverpool

Interested in moving to Liverpool, but not sure where to buy a home? We have found the best possible locations

Liverpool has a population of 467,500 making it the 7th biggest city in the UK. It has always played a big part in the UK's history, so it's no surprise the city has a lot of cultural and historical locations to be seen and experienced. Everything from the great city centre with it's beautiful cathedrals, to two of the best football stadiums in the country, the Albert dock and plenty of other great sights are all well worth exploring.

   Liverpool has had a resurgence over the past 15 years and there are no plans to stop developing the city and the surrounding areas in the upcoming years. Past development projects included Liverpool One and the Museum of Liverpool, and projects such as Liverpool Waters and the new Chinatown are next to be completed.

There are plenty of great locations in Liverpool so if you want a change of location, here are some of the best places to live...



Located in North Liverpool, just 25 minutes from the centre of the city, Crosby is great for those who work in the city but still want to live somewhere that is family friendly. Being right on the seafront, the great Crosby beach, which holds the Antony Gormley sculptures named ’Another Place’ is right on the doorstep. Crosby also offers a great mix of independent and chain brands, as well as a handful of bars and pubs to explore. 

With Average house prices at £246,396, it is at the higher end of the market but that comes with the area being highly sought after.


Formby over the years has become one of the most popular places to move to for those wanting to base themselves in Liverpool. Just under 40 minutes travel time to the city centre, Formby is very accessible for those looking to commute for work but who don't like to feel as though they're living a city lifestyle.

Formby is also based within the National Trust Nature Reserve, which is home to the beautiful Formby Red Squirrel Reserve and is a great place to take a break and have a walk. Also, make sure you take advantage of the beautiful Formby beach!

Formby has an average house price of £309,647. This price comes at no surprise given the great surroundings and great houses on offer, and the location's popularity with the footballers of Everton and Liverpool.


Everton has plenty of great history throughout its streets. With it being the town that hosts Everton FC and Liverpool F.C. you’re either red or blue in the city of Liverpool, and especially so in this town where both stadiums are based. Everton is just over a 10 minute drive away from the city centre.

Average House prices are around £73,622


Aintree is perhaps best known as the home of the Grand National, however with the exception of the races once a year, Aintree is a lovely quiet village. Close to the centre of Liverpool but with the peace and quiet of a village location, Aintree is a great choice. 

Average house prices are around £159,523.


If you like to immerse yourself in other cultures, then Toxteth might be the one for you. It is known as Liverpool’s most culturally diverse community. It is also very close to the beautiful Sefton Park, with developments currently being planned to improve the area.

The average house is just £98,695, so get in there before the others!

Publish date: 15/11/2018

Publisher: New Home Finder