The Oakhill area of Weatherfield is in the north-west of the town and is reputed to be the 'posh end'. It is home to Weatherfield's onlyindependent schoolOakhill, which also takes the name of the area. Rosie Webster attended the school from 2004 to 2007. Alex NeesonNick Neeson and Wendy Neeson all live here, and Alex attends the school.

In the series, Audrey Roberts and Betty Williams both lived in Oakhill. Betty Williams (formerly Turpin) has lived on Hillside Crescent since 1970, having lived at two addresses in the same street.[12] Audrey moved to 5 Grasmere Drive with her late husband Alf in 1989.