AB43 6SX

a primarily residential and agricultural postcode in Strichen, Aberdeenshire

AB43 6SX Location Map


Latitude: 57.5875 / 57°35'14"N

Longitude: -2.0903 / 2°5'24"W

OS Eastings: 394703

OS Northings: 855274

OS Grid: NJ947552

Mapcode National: GBR P86N.T84

Mapcode Global: WH9NL.VKT7

Open Location Code: 9C9VHWP5+XV

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by AB43 6SX, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

North Street, Strichen, Fraserburgh AB43 6SX


AB43 6SX is a primarily residential and agricultural postcode in Strichen, Aberdeenshire. It was first introduced in June 1996.

The most common council tax bands are A, C and B.

Commercial rateable values range from £1,150 to £43,250 with an average of £22,200. The most common recorded business types are School and Masonic Hall. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.

AB43 6SX has a Healthy Living Index of 4/10 (Low).

AB43 6SX has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low).

AB43 6SX is approximately 57m (187ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AB43 6SX 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

Aberdeenshire Council


Central Buchan


Edie Chapman (Conservative)
Norman Smith (Aligned Independent)
Jim Ingram (SNP)
Lenny Pirie (SNP)

Scottish Parliament


North East Scotland

Regional MSPs

Bill Bowman (Conservative)
Peter Chapman (Conservative)
Liam Kerr (Conservative)
Lewis Macdonald (Labour)
Jenny Marra (Labour)
Tom Mason (Conservative)
Mike Rumbles (Liberal Democrat)


Scottish Parliament constituency

Aberdeenshire East


Gillian Martin (SNP)

United Kingdom Parliament


Banff and Buchan


David Duguid (Conservative)

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 AB43 6SX.

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

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AB43 6SX

Unitary Authority
Aberdeenshire Council
Unitary Authority ward (UTW)
Central Buchan
UK Parliament constituency
Banff and Buchan
European region

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