BH21 3BS

a residential postcode in Merley, Poole

BH21 3BS Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7845 / 50°47'4"N

Longitude: -1.9542 / 1°57'15"W

OS Eastings: 403323

OS Northings: 98329

OS Grid: SZ033983

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 435.QQS

Mapcode Global: FRA 67S0.QGF

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2MW+R8

Maidenhead Locator System: IO90as58

What Three Birds: swamphen.gull.turnstone

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Summary

BH21 3BS is a residential postcode in Merley, Poole. It was first introduced in December 2001.

The most common council tax bands are C and B.

Residential buildings are primarily terraced (including end-terrace). Domestic properties are mostly flats, houses and bungalows.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1996 and 2002 and between 1991 and 1995.

Domestic properties are predominantly privately rented.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 20 people resident in BH21 3BS, of which 7 were male and 13 were female. This includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents.

BH21 3BS is in the Poole travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bournemouth and Poole Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BH21 3BS is approximately 22m (72ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BH21 3BS

1b2: Rural Residents - Rural Tenants - Rural White-Collar Workers

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BH21 3BS

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

Healthy Living Index

4/10 (Low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near BH21 3BS include Asda, Budgens, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BH21 3BS 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

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council

Ward

Bearwood & Merley

Councillors

Marcus Andrews (Liberal Democrat)
David Brown (Liberal Democrat)
Richard Burton (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Mid Dorset and North Poole

MP

Michael Tomlinson (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BH21 3BS.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
0%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
100%
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 BH21 3BS.

Primary

Merley First School

Oakley Straight, Merley, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1SD

Academy Converter

Ages 5 - 9

Outstanding

Bearwood Primary and Nursery School

Barons Road, Bearwood, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 9UN

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Ages 3 - 11

Good

Hampreston Church of England Voluntary Aided First School

Hampreston Village, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 7LX

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 9

Outstanding

St Catherine's Catholic Primary School, Wimborne

Cutlers Place, Colehill, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 2HN

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11

Outstanding

Hayeswood First School

Cutlers Place, Colehill, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 2HN

Academy Converter

Ages 5 - 9

Outstanding

Secondary

St Michael's Church of England Middle School, Colehill

Colehill Lane, Colehill, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 7AB

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Good

Allenbourn Middle School

East Borough, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1PL

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Outstanding

LeAF Studio

Holloway Avenue, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 9JW

Studio School

Ages 13 - 19

Good

Oak Academy

Duck Lane, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 9JJ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Poole Grammar School

Gravel Hill, Poole, Dorset, BH17 9JU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Corfe Hills School

Higher Blandford Road, Broadstone, Dorset, BH18 9BG

Academy Converter

Ages 13 - 18

Good

Magna Academy

Ashdown Close, Adastral Road, Canford Heath, Poole, Dorset, BH17 8RE

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Queen Elizabeth's School

Blandford Road, Pamphill, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 4DT

Academy Converter

Ages 13 - 18

Good

Ferndown Middle School

Peter Grant Way, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9UP

Community School

Ages 9 - 13

Good

Lockyer's Middle School

Blandford Road, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 3HQ

Community School

Ages 9 - 13

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BH21 3BS

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01015431
Poole 001A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02003194
Poole 001
Local Authority Ward
E05010544
Merley and Bearwood
Local Authority Ward
E05012650
Bearwood and Merley
Local Authority
E06000058
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Region
E12000009
South West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000815
Mid Dorset and North Poole
European Electoral Region
E15000009
South West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000143
Bournemouth and Poole Teaching
Police Force Area
E23000039
Dorset
Travel to Work Area
E30000110
Poole
Built-up Area
E34005031
Bournemouth/Poole
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001471
Merley
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000009
Dorset
Sub ICB Location
E38000045
NHS Dorset ICB - 11J
NHS England Region
E40000006
South West
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000261
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000041
Dorset
Cancer Alliance
E56000016
Wessex
Country
E92000001
England

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