BB5 1AJ

a residential postcode in Accrington

BB5 1AJ Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7557 / 53°45'20"N

Longitude: -2.3623 / 2°21'44"W

OS Eastings: 376207

OS Northings: 428875

OS Grid: SD762288

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR CTY0.CF

Mapcode Global: WH96X.PV8P

Plus Code: 9C5VQJ4Q+73

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83ts61

What Three Birds: bluethroat.tropicbird.blackbird

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Summary

BB5 1AJ is a residential postcode in Accrington. It was first introduced in July 1986.

The most common council tax band is A.

Residential buildings are typically semi-detached and terraced (including end-terrace). Domestic properties are primarily flats.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1967 and 1975 and between 1983 and 1990.

Domestic properties are predominantly social housing.

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

Accrington is a town, which had a population of 35,456 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 30 people resident in BB5 1AJ, of which 11 were male and 19 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

BB5 1AJ is in the Blackburn travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the East Lancashire Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BB5 1AJ is approximately 142m (466ft) above sea level.

See all council tax bands in BB5 1AJ

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BB5 1AJ

7d2: Constrained City Dwellers - Ageing City Dwellers - Retired Independent City Dwellers

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BB5 1AJ

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

Healthy Living Index

8/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

4/10 (Low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

3/10 (Low)

Supermarkets near BB5 1AJ include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Lidl, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BB5 1AJ 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

Hyndburn Borough Council

Ward

Peel

Councillors

Joyce Plummer (Labour)
Paddy Short (Independent)

County Council

Lancashire

Electoral Division

Accrington South

County Councillor

Terry Hurn (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Hyndburn

MP

Sara Britcliffe (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BB5 1AJ.

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

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near BB5 1AJ.

Primary

Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Primary School

Maudsley Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 6AD

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church of England Primary School

Devonshire Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1DW

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Accrington Peel Park Primary School

Alice Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 6QR

Foundation School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Accrington Benjamin Hargreaves Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School

Barnfield Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 2AQ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

St Anne's and St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School, Accrington

Sandy Lane, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 2AN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Needs improvement

Secondary

Accrington Academy

Queens Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4FF

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Good

Accrington St Christopher's Church of England High School

Queen's Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Mount Carmel Roman Catholic High School, Hyndburn

Wordsworth Road, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 0LU

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Hollins Technology College

Hollins Lane, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 2QY

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Norden High School and Sports College

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Shuttleworth College

Burnley Road, Padiham, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 8ST

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Our Lady and St John Catholic College

North Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 1PY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School

Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2HT

Free School

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Hameldon Community College

Coal Clough Lane, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 5BT

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BB5 1AJ

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01025068
Hyndburn 004G
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02005215
Hyndburn 004
Local Authority Ward
E05005217
Peel
Local Authority
E07000120
Hyndburn
County
E10000017
Lancashire
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000758
Hyndburn
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000089
East Lancashire Teaching
Police Force Area
E23000003
Lancashire
Travel to Work Area
E30000170
Blackburn
Built-up Area
E34004905
Accrington/Rossendale
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001256
Accrington
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000019
Lancashire
Sub ICB Location
E38000050
NHS Lancashire and South Cumbria ICB - 01A
NHS England Region
E40000010
North West
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000096
Hyndburn, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000048
Lancashire and South Cumbria
Cancer Alliance
E56000018
Lancashire and South Cumbria
County Electoral Division
E58000751
Accrington North
Country
E92000001
England

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