DY6 8AU

a residential postcode in Kingswinford, Stourbridge

DY6 8AU Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5007 / 52°30'2"N

Longitude: -2.1589 / 2°9'32"W

OS Eastings: 389310

OS Northings: 289211

OS Grid: SO893892

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 45J.KY

Mapcode Global: VH919.JDJT

Plus Code: 9C4VGR2R+7C

Maidenhead Locator System: IO82wm00

What Three Birds: tern.ptarmigan.ovenbird

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High Street, Kingswinford DY6 8AU

Summary

DY6 8AU is a residential postcode in Kingswinford, Stourbridge. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax band is D. The estimated average residential property price, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, is approximately £299,354. Housing types are typically detached. None of the houses sold since 1995 have been new builds.

Kingswinford is a town, which had a population of 50,801 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 6 people resident in DY6 8AU, of which 3 were male and 3 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

DY6 8AU is in the Dudley travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Dudley Primary Care Trust.

DY6 8AU is approximately 87m (285ft) above sea level.

See recent residential property sales in DY6 8AU

See all council tax bands in DY6 8AU

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing DY6 8AU

6b2: Suburbanites - Semi-Detached Suburbia - White Suburban Communities

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for DY6 8AU

England A1: within a very large conurbation, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

2/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Supermarkets near DY6 8AU include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Lidl, Morrisons and Sainsbury's. (Source: Open Streetmap)

Other nearby postcodes

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DY6 8AU at other websites

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of DY6 8AU are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

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

Metropolitan District

Dudley Borough Council

Ward

Kingswinford North and Wall Heath

Councillors

David Tyler (Labour)
Edward Lawrence (Conservative)
Nicola Richards (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Dudley South

MP

Mike Wood (Conservative)

European Parliament

European Region

West Midlands

MEPs

Phil Bennion (Liberal Democrats)
Ellie Chowns (Green)
Martin Edward Daubney (The Brexit Party)
Andrew England Kerr (Independent)
Neena Gill (Labour)
Rupert Lowe (The Brexit Party)
Anthea Mcintyre (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for DY6 8AU.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
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 DY6 8AU.

Primary

Blanford Mere Primary School

Mimosa Walk, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 7EA

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

St Mary's CofE (VC) Primary School

Queen Street, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 7AQ

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Dawley Brook Primary School

Dubarry Avenue, Valley Fields, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 9BP

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Bromley Hills Primary School

Granville Drive, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 8LW

Community School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Church of the Ascension CofE Primary School

New Street, Wall Heath, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 9AH

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

The Kingswinford School & Science College

Water Street, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 7AD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Summerhill School

Lodge Lane, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 9XE

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Wordsley School Business & Enterprise & Music College

Brierley Hill Road, Wordsley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 5SP

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Ellowes Hall Sports College

Stickley Lane, Lower Gornal, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 2JH

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The Holly Hall Academy

Scotts Green Close, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2DU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Bishop Milner Catholic College

Burton Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3BY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Thorns Community College

STOCKWELL AVENUE, QUARRY BANK, BRIERLEY HILL, WEST MIDLANDS, DY5 2NU

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Castle High School and Visual Arts College

St James's Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3JE

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Ridgewood High School

Park Road West, Wollaston, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 3NQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

The Hillcrest School and Community College

Simms Lane, Netherton, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 0PB

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for DY6 8AU

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01009816
Dudley 012A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02002011
Dudley 012
Local Authority Ward
E05001247
Kingswinford North and Wall Heath
Local Authority
E08000027
Dudley
Region
E12000005
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000672
Dudley South
European Electoral Region
E15000005
West Midlands
Primary Care Organisation
E16000115
Dudley
Police Force Area
E23000014
West Midlands
Travel to Work Area
E30000202
Dudley
Built-up Area
E34005001
West Midlands
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000357
Kingswinford
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000001
Black Country
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000046
NHS Dudley CCG
NHS England Region
E40000002
Midlands and East of England
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000016
The Black Country
Cancer Alliance
E56000007
West Midlands
Country
E92000001
England

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