BH20 6BW

a residential postcode in Wool, Dorset

BH20 6BW Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6795 / 50°40'46"N

Longitude: -2.2205 / 2°13'13"W

OS Eastings: 384514

OS Northings: 86667

OS Grid: SY845866

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 21J.9DR

Mapcode Global: FRA 6778.W5M

Plus Code: 9C2VMQHH+QQ

Maidenhead Locator System: IO80vq33

What Three Birds: booby.fieldfare.shearwater

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High Street Close, Wool, Wareham BH20 6BW

Summary

BH20 6BW is a residential postcode in Wool, Dorset. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are D, C and E.

Residential buildings are primarily detached. Domestic properties are primarily bungalows.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £50,961 to £1,375,960 with an average of £342,326.

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

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.

Wool is a village, which had a population of 2,724 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 50 people resident in BH20 6BW, of which 23 were male and 27 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

BH20 6BW is in the Dorchester and Weymouth travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Dorset Primary Care Trust.

BH20 6BW is approximately 18m (59ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BH20 6BW

1b1: Rural Residents - Rural Tenants - Rural Life

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BH20 6BW

England D1: a small town or larger village, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

1/10 (Very low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

3/10 (Low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

2/10 (Very low)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BH20 6BW 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

Dorset Council

Ward

West Purbeck

Councillors

Peter Wharf (Conservative)
Laura Miller (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

South Dorset

MP

Richard Drax (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BH20 6BW.

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 BH20 6BW.

Primary

Wool Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

High Street, Wool, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6BT

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

St Mary & St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Folly Lane, Wool, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6DS

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Bovington Primary School

Holt Road, Bovington, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6LE

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Lulworth and Winfrith CofE VC Primary School

School Lane, West Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5SA

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Wareham St Mary Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Streche Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PG

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

The Purbeck School

Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PF

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown

Puddletown, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8SA

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Good

Lytchett Minster School

Lytchett Minster, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6JD

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

St Osmund's Church of England Voluntary Aided Middle School, Dorchester

Barnes Way, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2DZ

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Outstanding

Carter Community School

Blandford Close, Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4BQ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Dorchester Middle School

Queen's Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2HS

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Good

The Thomas Hardye School

Queen's Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2ET

Academy Converter

Ages 13 - 18

Outstanding

Poole High School

Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BW

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Wey Valley School

Dorchester Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 5AN

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Parkstone Grammar School

Sopers Lane, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7EP

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BH20 6BW

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01020492
Purbeck 004D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004266
Purbeck 004
Civil Parish
E04003490
Wool
Local Authority Ward
E05010754
Wool
Local Authority Ward
E05012728
West Purbeck
Local Authority
E06000059
Dorset
Region
E12000009
South West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000936
South Dorset
European Electoral Region
E15000009
South West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000142
Dorset
Police Force Area
E23000039
Dorset
Travel to Work Area
E30000046
Dorchester and Weymouth
Built-up Area
E34000992
Wool
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000009
Dorset
Sub ICB Location
E38000045
NHS Dorset ICB - 11J
NHS England Region
E40000006
South West
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000041
Dorset
Cancer Alliance
E56000016
Wessex
Country
E92000001
England

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