KW17 2JG

a residential and agricultural postcode in Swartland, Orkney Islands

KW17 2JG Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 59.0721 / 59°4'19"N

Longitude: -3.2866 / 3°17'11"W

OS Eastings: 326339

OS Northings: 1021282

OS Grid: HY263212

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR L47R.K5W

Mapcode Global: WH69G.H76L

Plus Code: 9CFR3PC7+R9

Maidenhead Locator System: IO89ib57

What Three Birds: rubythroat.mallard.jaeger

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Summary

KW17 2JG is a residential and agricultural postcode in Swartland, Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are C and A.

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

KW17 2JG is approximately 22m (72ft) above sea level.

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

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

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

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 KW17 2JG 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 KW17 2JG.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
0%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
100%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
16.7%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
33.3%
  • 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

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near KW17 2JG.

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for KW17 2JG

Data Zone
S01011811
West Mainland - 04
Intermediate Zone
S02000948
West Mainland
Intermediate Zone
S02002214
West Mainland
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

KW17 2JG is a residential and agricultural postcode in Swartland, Orkney Islands. Check typical house prices, council tax bands, business rates, broadband availability and local schools. Find nearby hotels and holiday rentals

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