AL5 3AD

a large user postcode in Harpenden

AL5 3AD Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8198 / 51°49'11"N

Longitude: -0.3717 / 0°22'18"W

OS Eastings: 512326

OS Northings: 214717

OS Grid: TL123147

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR H79.W9J

Mapcode Global: VHFRV.HJV9

Plus Code: 9C3XRJ9H+W8

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91tt56

What Three Birds: dunlin.loon.moorhen

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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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Roundwood Park, Harpenden AL5 3AD

Summary

AL5 3AD is a large user postcode in Harpenden. 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:
Roundwood Park Primary School, Roundwood Park, Harpenden AL5 3AD.

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.

The average commercial rateable value is £48,250. The most common recorded business type is School.

Harpenden is a town, which had a population of 30,240 in the 2011 census.

AL5 3AD is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.

AL5 3AD is approximately 135m (443ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL5 3AD

6a1: Suburbanites - Suburban Achievers - Indian Tech Achievers

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL5 3AD

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 AL5 3AD include Co-Operative Food, M&S Simply Food, Sainsbury's and Waitrose. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AL5 3AD 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.

District Council

St Albans City and District Council

Ward

Harpenden North

Councillors

Allison Wren (Liberal Democrat)
Bert Pawle (Conservative)
Paul Cousin (Conservative)

County Council

Hertfordshire

Electoral Division

Harpenden North East

County Councillor

Paul De Kort (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Hitchin and Harpenden

MP

Bim Afolami (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for AL5 3AD.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • 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'.

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near AL5 3AD.

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL5 3AD

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01023690
St Albans 001A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004924
St Albans 001
Civil Parish
E04004803
Harpenden
Local Authority Ward
E05004791
Harpenden North
Local Authority
E07000240
St Albans
County
E10000015
Hertfordshire
Region
E12000006
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000749
Hitchin and Harpenden
European Electoral Region
E15000006
Eastern
Primary Care Organisation
E16000150
Hertfordshire
Police Force Area
E23000027
Hertfordshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000237
Luton
Built-up Area
E34003511
Harpenden
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000048
Hertfordshire
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000079
NHS Herts Valleys CCG
NHS England Region
E40000007
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000025
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Cancer Alliance
E56000023
East of England - South
County Electoral Division
E58000624
Harpenden North East
Country
E92000001
England

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