BB1 8QN

a primarily residential postcode in Pleckgate, Blackburn

BB1 8QN Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7702 / 53°46'12"N

Longitude: -2.4847 / 2°29'5"W

OS Eastings: 368148

OS Northings: 430539

OS Grid: SD681305

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR CS2V.V7

Mapcode Global: WH96V.SHZJ

Plus Code: 9C5VQGC8+34

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83ss14

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Wilworth Crescent, Blackburn BB1 8QN

Summary

BB1 8QN is a primarily residential postcode in Pleckgate, Blackburn. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are C and D.

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

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £57,004 to £461,755 with an average of £197,234.

Residential buildings were typically constructed 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.

The average commercial rateable value is £17,250. The most common recorded business type is School.

Blackburn is a town, which had a population of 117,963 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 125 people resident in BB1 8QN, of which 69 were male and 56 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

BB1 8QN is in the Blackburn travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Blackburn with Darwen Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BB1 8QN is approximately 155m (508ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BB1 8QN

6b1: Suburbanites - Semi-Detached Suburbia - Multi-Ethnic Suburbia

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BB1 8QN

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

Healthy Living Index

2/10 (Very low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

7/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near BB1 8QN include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Lidl, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BB1 8QN 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 or by-elections held recently.

Unitary Authority

Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

Ward

Roe Lee

Councillors

Sylvia Liddle (Labour)
Phil Riley (Labour)
Saj Ali (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Blackburn

MP

Kate Hollern (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BB1 8QN.

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 BB1 8QN.

Primary

St Gabriel's Church of England Primary School

Wilworth Crescent, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8QN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Outstanding

Holy Souls Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn

Wilworth Crescent, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8QN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Outstanding

Roe Lee Park Primary School

Emerald Avenue, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 9RP

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Needs improvement

Lammack Primary School

Lammack Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8LH

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Cedars Primary School

St. James's Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8HQ BB1 9TH

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Secondary

Tauheedul Islam Girls' High School

Preston New Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 7AD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy

Duckworth Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 2JR

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Witton Park High School

Buncer Lane, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 6TD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Blackburn Central High School

Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HJ

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Our Lady and St John Catholic College

North Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 1PY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Norden High School and Sports College

Stourton Street, Rishton, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 4ED

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School

Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2HT

Free School

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

St Bede's Roman Catholic High School, Blackburn

Green Lane, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 4SR

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

St Augustine's Roman Catholic High School, Billington

Elker Lane, Billington, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9JA

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School

Haworth Street, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 3EA

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BB1 8QN

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01012633
Blackburn with Darwen 001C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02002615
Blackburn with Darwen 001
Local Authority Ward
E05011521
Roe Lee
Local Authority
E06000008
Blackburn with Darwen
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000570
Blackburn
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Organisation
E17000006
Blackburn with Darwen Teaching
Police Force Area
E23000003
Lancashire
Travel to Work Area
E30000170
Blackburn
Built-up Area
E34004557
Blackburn
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000757
Blackburn
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000019
Lancashire
Sub ICB Location
E38000014
NHS Lancashire and South Cumbria ICB - 00Q
NHS England Region
E40000010
North West
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000279
Blackburn with Darwen, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000048
Lancashire and South Cumbria
Cancer Alliance
E56000018
Lancashire and South Cumbria
Country
E92000001
England

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