WA3 1DU

a large user postcode in Golborne, Wigan

WA3 1DU Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4755 / 53°28'31"N

Longitude: -2.5458 / 2°32'44"W

OS Eastings: 363870

OS Northings: 397781

OS Grid: SJ638977

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR BXN7.MV

Mapcode Global: WH985.VWWZ

Plus Code: 9C5VFFG3+6M

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83rl44

What Three Birds: linnet.skua.thrush

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Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.

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Newton Road, Lowton, Warrington WA3 1DU

Summary

WA3 1DU is a large user postcode in Golborne, Wigan. It was first introduced in January 1980.

'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:
Lowton C of E High School, Newton Road, Lowton, Warrington WA3 1DU.

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.

Golborne is a town, which had a population of 24,167 in the 2011 census.

WA3 1DU is in the Warrington and Wigan travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Ashton, Leigh and Wigan Primary Care Trust.

WA3 1DU is approximately 30m (98ft) above sea level.

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing WA3 1DU

5b3: Urbanites - Ageing Urban Living - Self-Sufficient Retirement

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for WA3 1DU

England A1: within a very large conurbation, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

4/10 (Low)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

0/10 (Nonexistent)

Area Retail Diversity Index

7/10 (High)

Supermarkets near WA3 1DU include Aldi, Asda, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of WA3 1DU 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.

Metropolitan District

Wigan Borough Council

Ward

Lowton East

Councillors

Edward Noel Houlton (Conservative)
Kathleen Houlton (Conservative)
Marie Cooper (Conservative)
Jenny Gregory (Labour)
Garry Lloyd BA (Hons), PGCE, MA (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Leigh

MP

James Grundy (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for WA3 1DU.

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

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near WA3 1DU.

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for WA3 1DU

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01006302
Wigan 040A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02001326
Wigan 040
Local Authority Ward
E05000855
Lowton East
Local Authority
E08000010
Wigan
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000785
Leigh
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000032
Ashton, Leigh and Wigan
Police Force Area
E23000005
Greater Manchester
Travel to Work Area
E30000284
Warrington and Wigan
Built-up Area
E34005054
Greater Manchester
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001095
Golborne
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000015
Greater Manchester
Sub ICB Location
E38000205
NHS Greater Manchester ICB - 02H
NHS England Region
E40000010
North West
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000164
Wigan, unparished area
Integrated Care Board
E54000057
NHS Greater Manchester Integrated Care Board
Country
E92000001
England

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