Latitude: 58.9802 / 58°58'48"N
Longitude: -2.9618 / 2°57'42"W
OS Eastings: 344812
OS Northings: 1010738
OS Grid: HY448107
Mapcode National: GBR M41Z.XM5
Mapcode Global: WH7C4.GKV1
Plus Code: 9CCVX2JQ+37
Maidenhead Locator System: IO88mx45
What Three Birds: crow.treecreeper.magpie
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
KW15 1DS is a residential postcode in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in January 1980.
The most common council tax bands are D and C.
KW15 1DS is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.
KW15 1DS is approximately 6m (20ft) above sea level.
Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW15 1DS
7c3: Constrained City Dwellers - White Communities - Outer City Hardship
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW15 1DS
Scotland 5: a small town or large village, with a drive time of more than 60 minutes to a settlement of 10,000 or more
Healthy Living Index
1/10 (Very low)
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
Area Retail Diversity Index
1/10 (Very low)
Supermarkets near KW15 1DS include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of KW15 1DS 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 4th May this year. We will try to get the new data on site as soon as possible.
Orkney Islands Council
Kirkwall West and Orphir
John Richards (Orkney Manifesto Group)
Leslie Manson (Independent)
Sandy Cowie (Independent)
Barbara Foulkes (Independent)
Highlands and Islands
Donald Cameron (Conservative)
John Finnie (Green)
Rhoda Grant (Labour)
Jamie Halcro Johnston (Conservative)
Edward Mountain (Conservative)
David Stewart (Labour)
Maree Todd (SNP)
Scottish Parliament constituency
Liam McArthur (Liberal Democrat)
United Kingdom Parliament
Orkney and Shetland
Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for KW15 1DS.
The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near KW15 1DS.
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