DH7 8UJ

a residential postcode in Brandon, Durham

DH7 8UJ Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7439 / 54°44'38"N

Longitude: -1.6422 / 1°38'31"W

OS Eastings: 423134

OS Northings: 538834

OS Grid: NZ231388

Mapcode National: GBR JFZL.86

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.R161

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by DH7 8UJ, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Scripton Gill Road, Brandon, Durham DH7 8UJ

Summary

DH7 8UJ is a residential postcode in Brandon, Durham. It was first introduced in December 2011.

The most common council tax band is D. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £199,482 to £219,278 with an average of £206,669. Housing types are typically semi-detached. 67% of house sales since 1995 have been new builds.

DH7 8UJ is in the Durham and Bishop Auckland travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the County Durham Primary Care Trust.

DH7 8UJ has a Healthy Living Index of 3/10 (Low).

DH7 8UJ has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 2/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 5/10 (Moderate). Supermarkets near DH7 8UJ include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

DH7 8UJ is approximately 110m (361ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of DH7 8UJ 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.

Unitary Authority

Durham County Council

Ward

Brandon

Councillors

John Turnbull (Labour)
Paul Taylor (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

City of Durham

MP

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

North East

MEPs

Jude Kirton-Darling (Labour)
Jonathan Arnott ()
Paul Brannen (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for DH7 8UJ.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
0%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near DH7 8UJ.

Primary

Brandon Primary School

Carr Avenue, Brandon, Durham, County Durham, DH7 8NL

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

St Patrick's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Langley Moor

Goatbeck Terrace, Langley Moor, Durham, DH7 8JJ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Langley Moor Primary School

Brandon Lane, Langley Moor, Durham, DH7 8LL

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

New Brancepeth Primary School

Rock Terrace, New Brancepeth, Durham, DH7 7EU

Community School

Ages 2 - 11

Good

St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Ushaw Moor

Durham Road, Ushaw Moor, Durham, County Durham, DH7 7LF

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

Durham Community Business College for Technology and Enterprise

Bracken Court, Ushaw Moor, Durham, DH7 7NG

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Crossgate Moor, Durham, County Durham, DH1 4SU

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Parkside Academy

Hall Lane Estate, Willington, Crook, County Durham, DL15 0QF

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

St Leonard's Catholic School

North End, Durham, DH1 4NG

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Whitworth Park School and Sixth Form College

Whitworth Lane, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 7LN

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Durham Sixth Form Centre

Providence Row, The Sands, Durham, County Durham, DH1 1SG

Community School

Ages 16 - 19

Good

Framwellgate School Durham

Newton Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5BQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Fyndoune Community College

Findon Hill, Sacriston, Durham, County Durham, DH7 6LU

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Ferryhill Business Enterprise College

Merrington Road, Ferryhill, County Durham, DL17 8RW

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Belmont Community School

Buckinghamshire Road, Belmont, Durham, County Durham, DH1 2QP

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for DH7 8UJ

Output Area
E00104972
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01020687
County Durham 038C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004317
County Durham 038
Civil Parish
E04010603
Brandon and Byshottles
Electoral Ward/Division
E05009041
Brandon
Unitary Authority
E06000047
Durham County Council
Region
E12000001
North East
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000641
City of Durham
European Electoral Region
E15000001
North East
Primary Care Trust
E16000085
County Durham
Strategic Health Authority
E18000001
North East
Pan Strategic Health Authority
E19000001
North, Midlands and the East Programme for IT (NME
Police Force Area
E23000008
Local Learning and Skills Council area
E24000019
County Durham
Travel to Work Area
E30000203
Durham and Bishop Auckland
Workplace Zone
E33001856
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000025
North Eastern
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000116
NHS North Durham
NHS England Region
E40000001
Cancer Alliance
E56000017
Country
E92000001
England

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