Latitude: 58.9765 / 58°58'35"N
Longitude: -2.9596 / 2°57'34"W
OS Eastings: 344929
OS Northings: 1010322
OS Grid: HY449103
Mapcode National: GBR M510.BXZ
Mapcode Global: WH7C4.HMWX
Plus Code: 9CCVX2GR+H4
Maidenhead Locator System: IO88mx44
What Three Birds: oystercatcher.shearwater.whimbrel
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
KW15 1EJ 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 1EJ is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.
KW15 1EJ is approximately 17m (56ft) above sea level.
Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW15 1EJ
8c2: Hard-Pressed Living - Hard-Pressed Ageing Workers - Ageing Rural Industry Workers
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW15 1EJ
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
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
Area Retail Diversity Index
1/10 (Very low)
Supermarkets near KW15 1EJ include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of KW15 1EJ 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 1EJ.
The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near KW15 1EJ.
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