WF7 6BD

a primarily residential postcode in Featherstone, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6964 / 53°41'47"N

Longitude: -1.3617 / 1°21'41"W

OS Eastings: 442245

OS Northings: 422410

OS Grid: SE422224

Mapcode National: GBR LTYP.0N

Mapcode Global: WHDC6.1CV3

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by WF7 6BD, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

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Cutsyke Road, Featherstone, Pontefract WF7 6BD

Summary

WF7 6BD is a primarily residential postcode in Featherstone, Wakefield. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are A, D and E. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £48,850 to £343,851 with an average of £124,546. Housing types are typically terraced (including end of terrace). None of the houses sold since 1995 have been new builds.

Commercial rateable values range from £1,200 to £367,500 with an average of £94,750. The most common recorded business types are School and Communication Station.

In the 2011 census, there were 44 people resident in WF7 6BD, of which 24 were male and 20 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

WF7 6BD is in the Wakefield and Castleford travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Wakefield District Primary Care Trust.

WF7 6BD has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 2/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 7/10 (High). Supermarkets near WF7 6BD include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Lidl, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

WF7 6BD is approximately 67m (220ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of WF7 6BD are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

Note: This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Wakefield City Council

Ward

Featherstone

Councillors

Graham Isherwood (Labour)
Richard Taylor (Labour)
Maureen Tennant-King (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Hemsworth

MP

Jon Trickett (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

Yorkshire and the Humber

MEPs

Jane Collins (UKIP)
Linda McAvan (Labour)
Timothy Kirkhope (Conservative)
Amjad Bashir (Conservative)
Richard Corbett (Labour)
Mike Hookem (UKIP)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability and takeup. This is the most recent data for WF7 6BD.

Overall Broadband Take-Up
Below Average
Superfast Broadband Availability
Full
Superfast Broadband Take-Up
Average
Average Download Speed (non-Superfast)
3.1MBs
Average Download Speed (Superfast)
48.2MBs

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near WF7 6BD.

Primary

All Saints Featherstone CofE (VA) Junior Infant and Nursery School

North Close, North Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 6BQ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Featherstone North Featherstone Junior and Infant School

Gordon Street, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 6LW

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Featherstone Purston St Thomas Church of England Voluntary Controlled Junior School

George Street, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 5BG

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 7 - 11

Good

Smawthorne Henry Moore Primary School, Castleford

Ashton Road, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 5AX

Community School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Ackton Pastures Primary School

College Grove, Whitwood, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 5NS

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Secondary

St Wilfrid's Catholic High School & Sixth Form College: A Voluntary Academy

Cutsyke Road, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 6BD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Featherstone Academy

Pontefract Road, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 5AJ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The King's School Specialising in Mathematics and Computing

Mill Hill Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4JF

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Freeston Academy

Favell Avenue, Normanton, West Yorkshire, WF6 1HZ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Castleford Academy

Ferrybridge Road, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 4JQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Airedale Academy

Crewe Road, Airedale, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 3JU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Carleton Community High School A Specialist Science With Mathematics School

Green Lane, Carleton, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 3NW

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Crofton Academy

High Street, Crofton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 1NF

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Wakefield City Academy

Warmfield View, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 4SF

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

De Lacy Academy

Middle Lane, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 0BZ

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Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for WF7 6BD

Civil Parish
E04000230
Featherstone
Electoral Ward/Division
E05001449
Featherstone
Metropolitan District
E08000036
Wakefield City Council
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000740
Hemsworth
European Electoral Region
E15000003
Yorkshire and the Humber
Primary Care Trust
E16000076
Wakefield District
Travel to Work Area
E30000283
Wakefield and Castleford
Built-up Area
E34004270
Featherstone (Wakefield) BUA
Country
E92000001
England

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