a large user postcode in Hill End, St Albans

AL1 9WU Location Map


Latitude: 51.7477 / 51°44'51"N

Longitude: -0.302 / 0°18'7"W

OS Eastings: 517321

OS Northings: 206803

OS Grid: TL173068

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR H8C.8HB

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.QB6L

Plus Code: 9C3XPMXX+36

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91ur39

What Three Birds: dowitcher.night-heron.falcon

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Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.

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Hill End Lane, Stalbans AL1 9WU


AL1 9WU is a large user postcode in Hill End, St Albans. It was first introduced in April 2013.

'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:
Friends Life (Hawaii), PO Box 1165, St. Albans AL1 9WU.

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.

St Albans is a city, which had a population of 82,146 in the 2011 census.

AL1 9WU is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.

AL1 9WU is approximately 96m (315ft) above sea level.

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL1 9WU

5a2: Urbanites - Urban Professionals and Families - Multi-Ethnic Professionals with Families

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL1 9WU

England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near AL1 9WU include Aldi, Budgens, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: Open Streetmap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AL1 9WU are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

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District Council

St Albans City and District Council




Mark Pedroz (Liberal Democrat)
Anthony Rowlands (Liberal Democrat)
M Iqbal Zia (Liberal Democrat)

County Council

Hertfordshire County Council

Electoral Division

St Albans East

County Councillor

Anthony Rowlands (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament


St Albans


Daisy Cooper (Liberal Democrat)

Broadband Internet

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL1 9WU

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
St Albans 013C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
St Albans 013
Local Authority Ward
Local Authority
St Albans
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
St Albans
European Electoral Region
Primary Care Organisation
Police Force Area
Travel to Work Area
Built-up Area
Greater London
Built-up Area sub-division
St Albans
Clinical Commissioning Group
NHS Herts Valleys CCG
NHS England Region
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Cancer Alliance
East of England - South

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