a residential postcode in Wick, Highland

KW1 5HZ Location Map


Latitude: 58.4332 / 58°25'59"N

Longitude: -3.0795 / 3°4'46"W

OS Eastings: 337064

OS Northings: 949934

OS Grid: ND370499

Mapcode National: GBR L6RF.Q1R

Mapcode Global: WH6DN.N9SD

Open Location Code: 9CCRCWMC+76

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by KW1 5HZ, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

East End, Wick KW1 5HZ


KW1 5HZ is a residential postcode in Wick, Highland. It was first introduced in April 1981.

The most common council tax band is A.

KW1 5HZ is in the Wick travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Highland Health and Social Care Partnership Primary Care Trust.

KW1 5HZ has a Healthy Living Index of 6/10 (Moderate).

KW1 5HZ has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low). Supermarkets near KW1 5HZ include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

KW1 5HZ is approximately 31m (102ft) above sea level.

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KW1 5HZ is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of KW1 5HZ 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 note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Unitary Authority

Highland Council


Wick and East Caithness


Gillian Coghill (Independent)
Matthew Reiss (Independent)
Willie MacKay (Independent)
David Bremner (Independent)

Scottish Parliament


Highlands and Islands

Regional MSPs

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

Caithness, Sutherland and Ross


Gail Ross (SNP)

United Kingdom Parliament


Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross


Jamie Stone (Liberal Democrat)

European Parliament

European Region



Ian Hudghton (SNP)
David Martin (Labour)
Baroness Nosheena Mobarik CBE (Conservative)
Alyn Smith (SNP)
Catherine Stihler (Labour)
David Coburn ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for KW1 5HZ.

Full fibre availability
Ultrafast broadband availability
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Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
  • 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


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for KW1 5HZ

Unitary Authority
Highland Council
Unitary Authority ward (UTW)
Wick and East Caithness
UK Parliament constituency
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
European region

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