AL5 3LX

a residential postcode in Harpenden

AL5 3LX Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8294 / 51°49'45"N

Longitude: -0.3794 / 0°22'45"W

OS Eastings: 511776

OS Northings: 215777

OS Grid: TL117157

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR H79.6WS

Mapcode Global: VHFRV.C8SW

Plus Code: 9C3XRJHC+Q7

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91tt49

What Three Birds: dotterel.woodpigeon.stork

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Vale Close, Harpenden AL5 3LX

Summary

AL5 3LX is a residential postcode in Harpenden. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are E and D.

Residential buildings are typically semi-detached and detached. Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £180,500 to £1,575,000 with an average of £524,894.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1967 and 1975 and between 1950 and 1966.

None of the residential properties sold since 1995 have been new builds or newly converted.

Domestic properties are predominantly owner occupied.

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating is D.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 138 people resident in AL5 3LX, of which 66 were male and 72 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

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

AL5 3LX is approximately 120m (394ft) above sea level.

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

6a4: Suburbanites - Suburban Achievers - Ageing in Suburbia

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

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

Healthy Living Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near AL5 3LX include Co-Operative Food, M&S Simply Food, Sainsbury's and Waitrose. (Source: Open Streetmap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AL5 3LX 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 3LX.

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

Schools

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

Primary

Wood End School

Yeomans Avenue, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 3EF

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Roundwood Primary School

Roundwood Park, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 3AD

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Outstanding

The Lea Primary School and Nursery

Moorland Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4LE

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

St Nicholas CofE VA Primary School

Church Green, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2TP

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Manland Primary School

Sauncey Avenue, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4QW

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

Roundwood Park School

Roundwood Park, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 3AE

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

St George's School

Sun Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4TD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Sir John Lawes School

Manland Way, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4QP

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The Stockwood Park Academy

Rotheram Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 5PP

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Townsend CofE School

High Oaks, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6DR

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Ashcroft High School

Crawley Green Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 9AG

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

St Albans Girls' School

Sandridgebury Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6DB

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Denbigh High School

Alexandra Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 1HE

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

The Astley Cooper School

St Agnell's Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 7HL

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Stopsley High School

St Thomas's Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 7UX

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL5 3LX

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01023694
St Albans 001E
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004924
St Albans 001
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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