KW16 3JE

a mixed residential, non-residential and agricultural postcode in Tenston, Orkney Islands

KW16 3JE Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 59.0488 / 59°2'55"N

Longitude: -3.2982 / 3°17'53"W

OS Eastings: 325624

OS Northings: 1018701

OS Grid: HY256187

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR L46T.CXC

Mapcode Global: WH69G.9TPH

Plus Code: 9CFR2PX2+GP

Maidenhead Locator System: IO89ib41

What Three Birds: bunting.harrier.woodcock

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Summary

KW16 3JE is a mixed residential, non-residential and agricultural postcode in Tenston, Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are A, C and E.

Commercial rateable values range from £350 to £1,525 with an average of £967. The most common recorded business types are Self Catering Unit and Caravan. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.

KW16 3JE is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.

KW16 3JE is approximately 26m (85ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW16 3JE

1a1: Rural Residents - Farming Communities - Rural Workers and Families

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW16 3JE

Scotland 8: a village with a drive time of more than 60 minutes to a settlement of 10,000 or more

Healthy Living Index

10/10 (Very high)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

0/10 (Nonexistent)

Area Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of KW16 3JE 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

Orkney Islands Council

Ward

West Mainland

Councillors

Owen Tierney (Independent)
Rachael King (Orkney Manifesto Group)
Duncan Tullock (Independent)
Jean Stevenson (Independent)

Scottish Parliament

Region

Highlands and Islands

Regional MSPs

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

Orkney Islands

MSP

Liam McArthur (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Orkney and Shetland

MP

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for KW16 3JE.

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

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

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for KW16 3JE

Data Zone
S01011807
Stromness, Sandwick and Stenness - 04
Intermediate Zone
S02000946
Stromness, Sandwick and Stenness
Intermediate Zone
S02002213
Stromness, Sandwick and Stenness
Health Board area
S08000025
Orkney
Local Authority
S12000023
Orkney Islands
Local Authority Ward
S13002735
West Mainland
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
S14000051
Orkney and Shetland
European Electoral Region
S15000001
Scotland
Travel to Work Area
S22000035
Orkney Islands
Police Force Area
S23000009
Scotland
Local Authority
S30000040
Orkney Islands
Local Authority Ward
S31001202
Sandwick and Stromness Landward
Country
S92000003
Scotland

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