KW17 2AW

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

KW17 2AW Location Map


Latitude: 59.0417 / 59°2'29"N

Longitude: -3.0789 / 3°4'44"W

OS Eastings: 338190

OS Northings: 1017684

OS Grid: HY381176

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR L4RT.Y0Y

Mapcode Global: WH69K.PZ2Z

Plus Code: 9CFR2WRC+MC

Maidenhead Locator System: IO89lb00

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KW17 2AW is a mixed residential, non-residential and agricultural postcode in Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in November 2021.

KW17 2AW is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing KW17 2AW

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

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for KW17 2AW

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)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for KW17 2AW

Data Zone
West Mainland - 03
Intermediate Zone
West Mainland
Intermediate Zone
West Mainland
Health Board area
Local Authority
Orkney Islands
Local Authority Ward
West Mainland
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
Orkney and Shetland
European Electoral Region
Travel to Work Area
Orkney Islands
Police Force Area
Local Authority
Orkney Islands

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