LU5 4JA

a primarily residential postcode in Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire

LU5 4JA Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8841 / 51°53'2"N

Longitude: -0.5151 / 0°30'54"W

OS Eastings: 502298

OS Northings: 221653

OS Grid: TL022216

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR G50.W0C

Mapcode Global: VHFRD.1X11

Plus Code: 9C3XVFMM+JX

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91rv82

What Three Birds: skua.frigatebird.catbird

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Swan Gardens, Britain Street, Dunstable LU5 4JA

Summary

LU5 4JA is a primarily residential postcode in Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax band is C.

Residential buildings are typically semi-detached and terraced (including end-terrace). Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £137,706 to £8,098,630 with an average of £466,896.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1930 and 1949.

None of the residential properties sold since 1995 have been new builds or newly converted.

Domestic properties are mostly owner occupied, with some social housing

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) ratings are E, D and C.

Commercial rateable values range from £11,500 to £94,000 with an average of £52,750. The most common recorded business types are School and Offices, Store.

Dunstable is a town, which had a population of 30,184 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 76 people resident in LU5 4JA, of which 34 were male and 42 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

LU5 4JA is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bedfordshire Primary Care Trust.

LU5 4JA is approximately 150m (492ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing LU5 4JA

5a3: Urbanites - Urban Professionals and Families - Families in Terraces and Flats

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for LU5 4JA

England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

7/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near LU5 4JA include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of LU5 4JA 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 6th May this year. We will try to get the new data on site as soon as possible.

Unitary Authority

Central Bedfordshire Council

Ward

Dunstable-Manshead

Councillor

Philip Frederick Crawley (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

South West Bedfordshire

MP

Andrew Selous (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for LU5 4JA.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
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

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near LU5 4JA.

Primary

Watling Lower School

Bull Pond Lane, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3BJ

Community School

Ages 2 - 9

Good

Dunstable Icknield Lower School

Burr Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3AG

Community School

Ages 3 - 9

Outstanding

St. Augustine's Academy

Oakwood Avenue, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4AS

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Ardley Hill Academy

Lowther Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3NZ

Academy Converter

Ages 2 - 11

Needs improvement

Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School

Leighton Court, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1EW

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Secondary

Priory Academy

Britain Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4JA

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 16

Good

Queensbury Academy

Langdale Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3BU

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Good

All Saints Academy Dunstable

Houghton Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 5AB

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Inadequate

Manshead School

Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 4BB

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 19

Inadequate

The Chalk Hills Academy

Leagrave High St, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 0NE

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Houghton Regis Academy

Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 5PX

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Challney High School for Boys

Stoneygate Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9TJ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Challney High School for Girls

Addington Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9FJ

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Lealands High School

Sundon Park Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 3AL

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

The Stockwood Park Academy

Rotheram Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 5PP

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for LU5 4JA

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01017592
Central Bedfordshire 030A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02003648
Central Bedfordshire 030
Civil Parish
E04012806
Dunstable
Local Authority Ward
E05008788
Dunstable-Manshead
Local Authority Ward
E05012845
Dunstable-Manshead
Local Authority
E06000056
Central Bedfordshire
Region
E12000006
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000949
South West Bedfordshire
European Electoral Region
E15000006
Eastern
Primary Care Organisation
E16000104
Bedfordshire
Police Force Area
E23000026
Bedfordshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000237
Luton
Built-up Area
E34004983
Luton
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000218
Dunstable
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000057
South East Midlands
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000249
NHS Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes CCG
NHS England Region
E40000007
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000024
Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire and Luton
Cancer Alliance
E56000023
East of England - South
Country
E92000001
England

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