a residential postcode in Kirkcaldy, Fife

KY2 5DL Location Map


Latitude: 56.1254 / 56°7'31"N

Longitude: -3.168 / 3°10'4"W

OS Eastings: 327486

OS Northings: 693135

OS Grid: NT274931

Mapcode National: GBR 29.L26Z

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.99NJ

Open Location Code: 9C8R4RGJ+5Q

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by KY2 5DL, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Poplar Gardens, Kirkcaldy KY2 5DL


KY2 5DL is a residential postcode in Kirkcaldy, Fife. It was first introduced in May 1987.

The most common council tax band is B.

KY2 5DL is in the Dunfermline and Kirkcaldy travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Kirkcaldy and Levenmouth Community Health Partners Primary Care Trust.

KY2 5DL has a Healthy Living Index of 1/10 (Very low).

KY2 5DL has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 7/10 (High), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 3/10 (Low). Supermarkets near KY2 5DL include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Lidl, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons and Sainsbury's. (Source: Open Streetmap)

KY2 5DL is approximately 55m (180ft) above sea level.

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KY2 5DL is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of KY2 5DL 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

Fife Council


Kirkcaldy Central


Kenny Selbie (Labour)
Judy Hamilton (Labour)
Stuart Macphail (SNP)

Scottish Parliament


Mid Scotland and Fife

Regional MSPs

Claire Baker (Labour)
Murdo Fraser (Conservative)
Dean Lockhart (Conservative)
Alex Rowley (Labour)
Mark Ruskell (Green)
Liz Smith (Conservative)
Alexander Stewart (Conservative)


Scottish Parliament constituency



David Torrance (SNP)

United Kingdom Parliament


Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath


Lesley Laird (Labour)

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 KY2 5DL.

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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 KY2 5DL

Unitary Authority
Fife Council
Unitary Authority ward (UTW)
Kirkcaldy Central
UK Parliament constituency
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
European region

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