AL6 0DS

a primarily residential postcode in Digswell, Welwyn

AL6 0DS Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8238 / 51°49'25"N

Longitude: -0.1947 / 0°11'41"W

OS Eastings: 524514

OS Northings: 215448

OS Grid: TL245154

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR J8V.RKR

Mapcode Global: VHGPD.KFX7

Plus Code: 9C3XRRF4+G4

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91vt67

What Three Birds: kestrel.serin.ptarmigan

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Summary

AL6 0DS is a primarily residential postcode in Digswell, Welwyn. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are F and E.

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

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £399,648 to £794,456 with an average of £611,688.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1900 and 1929.

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

Domestic properties are mostly owner occupied, with some privately rented

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) ratings are D and E.

Commercial rateable values range from £2,050 to £2,325 with an average of £2,233. The most common recorded business type is Shop.

Welwyn Garden City is a town, which had a population of 48,380 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 32 people resident in AL6 0DS, of which 12 were male and 20 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

AL6 0DS is in the Stevenage and Welwyn Garden City travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.

AL6 0DS is approximately 89m (292ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL6 0DS

6a4: Suburbanites - Suburban Achievers - Ageing in Suburbia

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL6 0DS

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

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near AL6 0DS include Aldi, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Waitrose. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AL6 0DS 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

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council

Ward

Welwyn East

Councillors

Julie Cragg (Conservative)
Terry Mitchinson (Conservative)
Roger Trigg (Conservative)

County Council

Hertfordshire

Electoral Division

Welwyn

County Councillor

Tony Kingsbury (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Welwyn Hatfield

MP

Grant Shapps (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for AL6 0DS.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
0%
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 AL6 0DS.

Primary

St John's CofE Primary School

Hertford Road, Digswell, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 0BX

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Homerswood Primary and Nursery School

Kirklands, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7RF

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School

Harwood Close, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7AG

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Rowans Primary School

Rowans, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1NZ

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Needs improvement

Welwyn St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

15 London Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 9DJ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Secondary

Monk's Walk School

Knightsfield, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7NL

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Sir Frederic Osborn School

Herns Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 2AF

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Stanborough School

Lemsford Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6YR

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Sele School

Welwyn Road, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG14 2DG

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Onslow St Audrey's School

Old Rectory Drive, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 8AB

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Barnwell School

Barnwell, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 9SW

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School

Woods Avenue, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 8NL

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The Da Vinci Studio School of Science and Engineering

Monkswood Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 1LA

Studio School

Ages 14 - 19

Good

Marriotts School

Brittain Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 8UT

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Richard Hale School

Hale Road, Hertford, SG13 8EN

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL6 0DS

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01023971
Welwyn Hatfield 001D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004980
Welwyn Hatfield 001
Civil Parish
E04004822
Welwyn
Local Authority Ward
E05011072
Welwyn East
Local Authority
E07000241
Welwyn Hatfield
County
E10000015
Hertfordshire
Region
E12000006
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14001027
Welwyn Hatfield
European Electoral Region
E15000006
Eastern
Primary Care Organisation
E16000150
Hertfordshire
Police Force Area
E23000027
Hertfordshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000272
Stevenage and Welwyn Garden
Built-up Area
E34004821
Welwyn Garden
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001153
Welwyn Garden
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000048
Hertfordshire
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000049
NHS East and North Hertfordshire 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
E58000675
Welwyn
Country
E92000001
England

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