Latitude: 58.9688 / 58°58'7"N
Longitude: -2.9771 / 2°58'37"W
OS Eastings: 343914
OS Northings: 1009483
OS Grid: HY439094
Mapcode National: GBR M500.WFM
Mapcode Global: WH7C4.7TLS
Plus Code: 9CCVX29F+G5
Maidenhead Locator System: IO88mx22
What Three Birds: waxwing.hawfinch.stone-curlew
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
KW15 1SB is a primarily residential and agricultural postcode in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in January 1980.
The most common council tax bands are A and E.
The average commercial rateable value is £430. The most common recorded business type is Workshop. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.
KW15 1SB is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.
KW15 1SB is approximately 12m (39ft) above sea level.
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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW15 1SB
1a1: Rural Residents - Farming Communities - Rural Workers and Families
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW15 1SB
Scotland 8: a village with a drive time of more than 60 minutes to a settlement of 10,000 or more
Healthy Living Index
9/10 (Very high)
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
Area Retail Diversity Index
1/10 (Very low)
Supermarkets near KW15 1SB include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of KW15 1SB 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 1SB.
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'.
The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near KW15 1SB.
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