LU6 3RH

a primarily residential postcode in Kensworth, Central Bedfordshire

LU6 3RH Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8507 / 51°51'2"N

Longitude: -0.5005 / 0°30'1"W

OS Eastings: 503380

OS Northings: 217959

OS Grid: TL033179

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR G5F.SC6

Mapcode Global: VHFRL.8RR4

Plus Code: 9C3XVF2X+7Q

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91ru94

What Three Birds: tern.ruff.cormorant

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Common Road, Kensworth, Dunstable LU6 3RH

Summary

LU6 3RH is a primarily residential postcode in Kensworth, Central Bedfordshire. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax band is C.

Residential buildings are typically semi-detached and detached. Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £242,947 to £1,724,077 with an average of £447,476.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1950 and 1966.

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

Domestic properties are predominantly owner occupied.

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

Commercial rateable values range from £2,850 to £9,800 with an average of £6,325. The most common recorded business types are School and Communication Station.

Kensworth is a village, which had a population of 1,455 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 52 people resident in LU6 3RH, of which 21 were male and 31 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

LU6 3RH is in the Luton travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bedfordshire Primary Care Trust.

LU6 3RH is approximately 185m (607ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing LU6 3RH

8a1: Hard-Pressed Living - Industrious Communities - Industrious Transitions

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for LU6 3RH

England E1: a rural village surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near LU6 3RH include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of LU6 3RH 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

Caddington

Councillors

Kevin Mark Collins (Conservative)
Eddie Perry (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 LU6 3RH.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
4.8%
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 LU6 3RH.

Primary

Kensworth Church of England Primary School

Common Road, Kensworth, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3RH

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 3 - 11

Inadequate

St Mary's Catholic Primary School

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 2 - 11

Needs improvement

Studham CofE Village School

Church Road, Studham, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2QD

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 2 - 9

Outstanding

Markyate Village School and Nursery

Cavendish Road, Markyate, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 8PT

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Ardley Hill Academy

Lowther Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3NZ

Academy Converter

Ages 2 - 11

Needs improvement

Secondary

Manshead School

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 19

Inadequate

Queensbury Academy

Langdale Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3BU

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Good

Priory Academy

Britain Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4JA

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 16

Good

The Stockwood Park Academy

Rotheram Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 5PP

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Chalk Hills Academy

Leagrave High St, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 0NE

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Challney High School for Boys

Stoneygate Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9TJ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

All Saints Academy Dunstable

Houghton Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 5AB

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Inadequate

Challney High School for Girls

Addington Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9FJ

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Denbigh High School

Alexandra Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 1HE

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Houghton Regis Academy

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for LU6 3RH

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01017586
Central Bedfordshire 032C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02003650
Central Bedfordshire 032
Civil Parish
E04011963
Kensworth
Local Authority Ward
E05008784
Caddington
Local Authority Ward
E05012844
Caddington
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
E34002315
Kensworth
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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