MK40 1AE

a large user postcode in Bedford, Bedford

MK40 1AE Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1344 / 52°8'3"N

Longitude: -0.4756 / 0°28'32"W

OS Eastings: 504435

OS Northings: 249554

OS Grid: TL044495

Mapcode National: GBR G25.0LD

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.PMY3

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by MK40 1AE, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Summary

MK40 1AE is a large user postcode in Bedford, Bedford. It was first introduced in December 1995.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
Royal Mail, PO Box 666, Bedford MK40 1AE.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

Bedford is a town, which had a population of 87,590 in the 2011 census.

MK40 1AE is in the Bedford travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bedfordshire Primary Care Trust.

MK40 1AE has a Healthy Living Index of 10/10 (Very high).

MK40 1AE has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 10/10 (Very high), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 5/10 (Moderate). Supermarkets near MK40 1AE include Aldi, Budgens, Co-Operative Food, Costcutter, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Londis, M&S Simply Food, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: Open Streetmap)

MK40 1AE is approximately 29m (95ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of MK40 1AE 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

Bedford Borough Council

Ward

Castle

Councillors

Luigi Reale (Labour)
David Fletcher (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Bedford

MP

Mohammad Yasin (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

Eastern

MEPs

Patrick O'Flynn (UKIP)
John Flack (Conservative)
Alex Mayer (Labour)
Stuart Agnew (UKIP)
Geoffrey Van Orden (Conservative)
Tim Aker (UKIP)
David Campbell Bannerman (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability and takeup. This is the most recent data for MK40 1AE.

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Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near MK40 1AE.

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for MK40 1AE

Output Area
E00088224
Output Area
E00173777
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01017466
Bedford 012A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02003627
Bedford 012
Electoral Ward/Division
E05008753
Castle
Unitary Authority
E06000055
Bedford Borough Council
Region
E12000006
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000552
Bedford
European Electoral Region
E15000006
Eastern
Primary Care Trust
E16000104
Bedfordshire
Strategic Health Authority
E18000006
East of England
Pan Strategic Health Authority
E19000001
North, Midlands and the East Programme for IT (NME
Police Force Area
E23000026
Local Learning and Skills Council area
E24000004
Bedfordshire and Luton
Travel to Work Area
E30000166
Bedford
Workplace Zone
E33025087
Built-up Area
E34004993
Bedford BUA
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001257
Bedford BUASD
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000041
South East Midlands
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000010
NHS Bedfordshire
NHS England Region
E40000002
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000239
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000024
Cancer Alliance
E56000009
Country
E92000001
England

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