DH8 7PQ

a residential postcode in Leadgate, Durham

DH8 7PQ Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8604 / 54°51'37"N

Longitude: -1.8033 / 1°48'11"W

OS Eastings: 412724

OS Northings: 551754

OS Grid: NZ127517

Mapcode National: GBR HDV7.DG

Mapcode Global: WHC47.83J8

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by DH8 7PQ, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

St. Ives Gardens, Consett DH8 7PQ

Summary

DH8 7PQ is a residential postcode in Leadgate, Durham. It was first introduced in August 2005.

The most common council tax bands are C and D. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £90,392 to £229,564 with an average of £155,160. Housing types are typically detached and semi-detached. 79% of house sales since 1995 have been new builds.

Leadgate is a village, which had a population of 4,309 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 83 people resident in DH8 7PQ, of which 38 were male and 45 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

DH8 7PQ is in the Newcastle travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the County Durham Primary Care Trust.

DH8 7PQ has a Healthy Living Index of 1/10 (Very low).

DH8 7PQ has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 2/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 4/10 (Low). Supermarkets near DH8 7PQ include Aldi, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

DH8 7PQ is approximately 254m (833ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of DH8 7PQ 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

Leadgate and Medomsley

Councillors

Alan Shield (Durham Independent Group)
Watts Stelling (Durham Independent Group)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

North West Durham

MP

Laura Pidcock (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 DH8 7PQ.

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 DH8 7PQ.

Primary

Our Lady and St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Brooms

St Ives Road, Leadgate, Consett, County Durham, DH8 7SN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Leadgate Primary School

Alder Grove and West Street, Leadgate, Consett, County Durham, DH8 7RH

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Consett Junior School

Beechdale Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 6AY

Community School

Ages 7 - 11

Good

Consett Infant School

Teasdale Street, Consett, County Durham, DH8 6AF

Community School

Ages 4 - 7

Needs improvement

St Patrick's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Consett

Stanley Street, Consett, County Durham, DH8 6LN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Secondary

Consett Academy

Ashdale Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 6LZ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive School and Sixth Form College, Lanchester

Consett Road, Lanchester, Durham, DH7 0RD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Tanfield School, Specialist College of Science and Engineering

Tanfield Lea Road, Stanley, County Durham, DH9 8AY

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

North Durham Academy

High Street, Stanley, County Durham, DH9 0TW

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Needs improvement

Fyndoune Community College

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Hermitage Academy

Waldridge Lane, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH2 3AD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Durham Community Business College for Technology and Enterprise

Bracken Court, Ushaw Moor, Durham, DH7 7NG

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Park View School

Church Chare, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH3 3QA

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Framwellgate School Durham

Newton Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5BQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Wolsingham School

The Grammar School Building, West End, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 3DJ

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for DH8 7PQ

Output Area
E00104872
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01020668
County Durham 012D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004304
County Durham 012
Electoral Ward/Division
E05009067
Leadgate and Medomsley
Unitary Authority
E06000047
Durham County Council
Region
E12000001
North East
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000856
North West 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
E30000245
Newcastle
Workplace Zone
E33001805
Built-up Area
E34004552
Consett BUA
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000530
Leadgate BUASD
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000025
North Eastern
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000116
NHS North Durham
NHS England Region
E40000001
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000037
County Durham, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
E56000017
Country
E92000001
England

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