Latitude: 51.735 / 51°44'5"N
Longitude: -0.3271 / 0°19'37"W
OS Eastings: 515621
OS Northings: 205351
OS Grid: TL156053
Mapcode National: GBR H8J.249
Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.8NYB
Plus Code: 9C3XPMMF+X5
Maidenhead Locator System: IO91ur06
What Three Birds: stint.thrush.whimbrel
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
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AL1 2HQ is a large user postcode in St Julians, St Albans. It was first introduced in January 1980.
'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:
Sopwell House Hotel & Country Club, Cottonmill Lane, St. Albans AL1 2HQ.
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.
AL1 2HQ is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.
AL1 2HQ is approximately 75m (246ft) above sea level.
Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL1 2HQ
8d2: Hard-Pressed Living - Migration and Churn - Hard-Pressed Ethnic Mix
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL1 2HQ
England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside
Healthy Living Index
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
Area Retail Diversity Index
Supermarkets near AL1 2HQ include Budgens, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of AL1 2HQ 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.
St Albans City and District Council
Emma Matanle (Liberal Democrat)
Mandy McNeil (Liberal Democrat)
Janet Smith (Labour)
Sarwar Shamsher (Liberal Democrat)
Muki Gorar (Liberal Democrat)
St Albans South
United Kingdom Parliament
Daisy Cooper (Liberal Democrat)
Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for AL1 2HQ.
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