Latitude: 58.9853 / 58°59'7"N
Longitude: -2.949 / 2°56'56"W
OS Eastings: 345556
OS Northings: 1011296
OS Grid: HY455112
Mapcode National: GBR M42Z.HV5
Mapcode Global: WH7C4.NFY4
Plus Code: 9CCVX3P2+4C
Maidenhead Locator System: IO88mx66
What Three Birds: spoonbill.brambling.rubythroat
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
KW15 1QR is a residential postcode in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in June 1980.
The most common council tax bands are D and E.
KW15 1QR is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.
KW15 1QR is approximately 30m (98ft) above sea level.
Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW15 1QR
1a4: Rural Residents - Farming Communities - Older Farming Communities
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW15 1QR
Scotland 5: a small town or large village, with a drive time of more than 60 minutes to a settlement of 10,000 or more
Healthy Living Index
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
Area Retail Diversity Index
1/10 (Very low)
Supermarkets near KW15 1QR include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of KW15 1QR 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. Please bear that in mind following the elections of 6th May this year. We will try to get the new data on site as soon as possible.
Orkney Islands Council
James Moar (Independent)
Steven Heddle (Independent)
Sandy Cowie (Independent)
Duncan Tullock (Independent)
Highlands and Islands
Donald Cameron (Conservative)
John Finnie (Green)
Rhoda Grant (Labour)
Jamie Halcro Johnston (Conservative)
Edward Mountain (Conservative)
David Stewart (Labour)
Maree Todd (SNP)
Scottish Parliament constituency
Liam McArthur (Liberal Democrat)
United Kingdom Parliament
Orkney and Shetland
Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for KW15 1QR.
The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near KW15 1QR.
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