M27 6JU

a large user postcode in Swinton, Salford

M27 6JU Location Map


Latitude: 53.5165 / 53°30'59"N

Longitude: -2.3396 / 2°20'22"W

OS Eastings: 377577

OS Northings: 402253

OS Grid: SD775022

Mapcode National: GBR DW3S.85

Mapcode Global: WH983.1W52

Open Location Code: 9C5VGM86+H4

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by M27 6JU, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Sefton Road, Pendlebury, Swinton, Manchester M27 6JU


M27 6JU is a large user postcode in Swinton, Salford. It was first introduced in January 1995.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
Swinton High School, Sefton Road, Pendlebury, Swinton, Manchester M27 6JU.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

Swinton is a town, which had a population of 25,362 in the 2011 census.

M27 6JU is in the Manchester travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Salford Primary Care Trust.

M27 6JU has a Healthy Living Index of 9/10 (Very high).

M27 6JU has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 3/10 (Low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 8/10 (High). Supermarkets near M27 6JU include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Lidl, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

M27 6JU is approximately 84m (276ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of M27 6JU 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 note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Metropolitan District

Salford City Council


Swinton North


Bill Hinds (Labour)
Derek Antrobus (Labour)
James Dawson (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Salford and Eccles


Rebecca Long Bailey (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

North West


Theresa Griffin (Labour)
Paul Nuttall ()
Jacqueline Foster (Conservative)
Wajid Khan (Labour)
Louise Bours ()
Julie Ward (Labour)
Sajjad Karim (Conservative)
Steven Woolfe ()

Broadband Internet

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for M27 6JU

Metropolitan district ward
Swinton North
Metropolitan district
Salford City Council
UK Parliament constituency
Salford and Eccles
European region
North West

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