Latitude: 54.7985 / 54°47'54"N
Longitude: -4.4359 / 4°26'9"W
OS Eastings: 243511
OS Northings: 547564
OS Grid: NX435475
Mapcode National: GBR HJF0.SZC
Mapcode Global: WH3V6.TNW9
Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by DG8 8EW, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.
DG8 8EW is a mixed residential, non-residential and agricultural postcode in Sorbie, Dumfries and Galloway. It was first introduced in November 1988.
The most common council tax bands are F, D and E.
Commercial rateable values range from £2,850 to £45,300 with an average of £14,013. The most common recorded business types are Factory and Workshop. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.
DG8 8EW is in the Newton Stewart travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Dumfries and Galloway Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.
DG8 8EW has a Healthy Living Index of 9/10 (Very high).
DG8 8EW has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 0/10 (Nonexistent), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low).
DG8 8EW is approximately 26m (85ft) above sea level.
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Residents of DG8 8EW 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.
Dumfries and Galloway Council
Alistair Geddes (SNP)
Jim McColm (Independent)
Graham Nicol (Conservative and Unionist Council)
Michelle Ballantyne (Conservative)
Claudia Beamish (Labour)
Emma Harper (SNP)
Joan McAlpine (SNP)
Colin Smyth (Labour)
Paul Wheelhouse (SNP)
Brian Whittle (Conservative)
Scottish Parliament constituency
Galloway and West Dumfries
Finlay Carson (Conservative)
United Kingdom Parliament
Dumfries and Galloway
Mr Alister Jack (Conservative)
Ian Hudghton (SNP)
David Martin (Labour)
Baroness Nosheena Mobarik CBE (Conservative)
Alyn Smith (SNP)
Catherine Stihler (Labour)
David Coburn (UKIP)
Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for DG8 8EW.
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'.
The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near DG8 8EW.
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