AL5 5AE

a primarily residential postcode in Batford, Harpenden

AL5 5AE Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8194 / 51°49'9"N

Longitude: -0.3341 / 0°20'2"W

OS Eastings: 514917

OS Northings: 214732

OS Grid: TL149147

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR H7C.SFK

Mapcode Global: VHGPB.5J6L

Plus Code: 9C3XRM98+Q8

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91tt96

What Three Birds: greenfinch.wagtail.redpoll

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Summary

AL5 5AE is a primarily residential postcode in Batford, Harpenden. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are E and D.

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

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £180,500 to £530,307 with an average of £391,968.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1967 and 1975 and between 1930 and 1949.

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) ratings are D and E.

Commercial rateable values range from £1,275 to £12,500 with an average of £6,888. The most common recorded business types are Public House and Stables.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 33 people resident in AL5 5AE, of which 18 were male and 15 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

AL5 5AE is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.

AL5 5AE is approximately 92m (302ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL5 5AE

5a3: Urbanites - Urban Professionals and Families - Families in Terraces and Flats

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL5 5AE

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

Healthy Living Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Area Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near AL5 5AE 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 5AE 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 East

Councillors

Mary Maynard (Conservative)
Rosemary Farmer (Conservative)
Pip Liver (Liberal Democrat)
Paul De Kort (Liberal Democrat)

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 5AE.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
29.4%
Superfast broadband availability
58.8%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
41.2%
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 5AE.

Primary

Crabtree Infants' School

Crabtree Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 5PU

Academy Converter

Ages 5 - 7

Outstanding

Crabtree Junior School

Crabtree Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 5PU

Academy Converter

Ages 7 - 11

Outstanding

High Beeches Primary School

Aldwickbury Crescent, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 5SD

Community School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Sauncey Wood Primary School

Pickford Hill, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 5HL

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Manland Primary School

Sauncey Avenue, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4QW

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

Sir John Lawes School

Manland Way, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4QP

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

St George's School

Sun Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4TD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Roundwood Park School

Roundwood Park, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 3AE

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Townsend CofE School

High Oaks, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6DR

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

St Albans Girls' School

Sandridgebury Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6DB

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Sandringham School

The Ridgeway, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 9NX

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Verulam School

Brampton Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 4PR

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Loreto College

Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3RQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Beaumont School

Oakwood Drive, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0XB

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Monk's Walk School

Knightsfield, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7NL

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is very high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL5 5AE

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01023685
St Albans 002A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004925
St Albans 002
Local Authority Ward
E05004790
Harpenden East
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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