DY2 8RB

a primarily residential postcode in Dudley, Dudley

DY2 8RB Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5069 / 52°30'24"N

Longitude: -2.086 / 2°5'9"W

OS Eastings: 394261

OS Northings: 289892

OS Grid: SO942898

Mapcode National: GBR 4PG.JQ

Mapcode Global: VH91B.S8L1

Open Location Code: 9C4VGW47+QJ

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by DY2 8RB, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Brooke Street, Dudley DY2 8RB

Summary

DY2 8RB is a primarily residential postcode in Dudley, Dudley. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are B, A and C. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £70,927 to £185,739 with an average of £144,709. Housing types are typically semi-detached and terraced (including end of terrace). 50% of house sales since 1995 have been new builds.

The average commercial rateable value is £7,100. The most common recorded business type is Surgery.

In the 2011 census, there were 62 people resident in DY2 8RB, of which 33 were male and 29 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

DY2 8RB is in the Dudley travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Dudley Primary Care Trust.

DY2 8RB has a Healthy Living Index of 9/10 (Very high).

DY2 8RB has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 9/10 (Very high), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 9/10 (Very high). Supermarkets near DY2 8RB include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Costcutter, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

DY2 8RB is approximately 200m (656ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of DY2 8RB 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 note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Metropolitan District

Dudley Borough Council

Ward

St Thomas's

Councillors

Steve Waltho (Labour)
Shaukat Ali (Labour)
Shaneila Mughal (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Dudley North

MP

Ian Austin (Independent)

European Parliament

European Region

West Midlands

MEPs

Jill Seymour (UKIP)
Neena Gill CBE (Labour)
Dan Dalton (Conservative)
James Carver ()
SiƓn Simon (Labour)
Anthea McIntyre (Conservative)
Bill Etheridge ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for DY2 8RB.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
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 DY2 8RB.

Primary

Blowers Green Primary School

Blowers Green Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 8UZ

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Outstanding

Jesson's CofE Primary School (VA)

School Street, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2AQ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Kates Hill Community Primary School

Peel Street, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 7HP

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hillcrest Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 7PW

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11

Outstanding

Sledmere Primary School

The School Drive, Off Buffery Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 8EH

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Secondary

Castle High School and Visual Arts College

St James's Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3JE

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Holly Hall Academy

Scotts Green Close, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2DU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Hillcrest School and Community College

Simms Lane, Netherton, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 0PB

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Bishop Milner Catholic College

Burton Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3BY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The High Arcal School

High Arcal Drive, Sedgley, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 1BP

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Ellowes Hall Sports College

Stickley Lane, Lower Gornal, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 2JH

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The Coseley School

Henne Drive, Coseley, Bilston, West Midlands, WV14 9JW

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Dormston School

Mill Bank, Sedgley, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 1SN

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Thorns Community College

STOCKWELL AVENUE, QUARRY BANK, BRIERLEY HILL, WEST MIDLANDS, DY5 2NU

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

The Wordsley School Business & Enterprise & Music College

Brierley Hill Road, Wordsley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 5SP

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for DY2 8RB

Metropolitan district ward
E05001255
St Thomas's
Metropolitan district
E08000027
Dudley Borough Council
UK Parliament constituency
E14000671
Dudley North
European region
E15000005
West Midlands

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