BB2 6BN maps, stats, and open data

Last Update October 6th, 2022 - BB2 6BN lies on Preston New Road in Blackburn. BB2 6BN is located in the Wensley Fold electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Blackburn with Darwen and the English Parliamentary constituency of Blackburn. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Blackburn with Darwen CCG and the police force is Lancashire. This postcode has been in use since January 1980.

BB2 6BN coronavirus (COVID-19)

The BB2 6BN postcode is within the Blackburn with Darwen Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Thursday 6th October there were 59,226 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Blackburn with Darwen.

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BB2 6BN maps

BB2 6BN map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
BB2 6BN map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
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BB2 6BN geodata

Easting367154
Northing428267
Latitude53.749730
Longitude-2.499570

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is BB2 6BN?

StreetPreston New Road
Town/CityBlackburn
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictBB2
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BB2 6BN Elevation

Elevation or altitude of BB2 6BN as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation150m492ft

Elevation is measured from the approximate centre of the postcode, to the nearest point on an OS contour line from OS Terrain 50, which has contour spacing of ten vertical metres.

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Politics

WardWensley Fold
ConstituencyBlackburn

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of BB2 6BN

April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Foxhouse Street67m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Foxhouse Street67m
April 2019BurglaryOn or near Foxhouse Street67m
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Source: data.police.uk
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Transport

Nearest bus stops to BB2 6BN

Saunders Road (Preston New Road)Blackburn84m
Adelaide Terrace (Preston New Road)Blackburn102m
Adelaide Terrace (Preston New Road)Blackburn178m
Saunders Road (Preston New Road)Blackburn196m
Addison Close (Johnston Street)Wensley Fold274m

Nearest railway stations to BB2 6BN

Blackburn Station1.4km
Mill Hill (Lancs) Station1.6km
Cherry Tree Station2.2km

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Source: NaPTAN
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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BB2 6BN

Broadband access in BB2 6BN (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

Superfast Broadband is between 30Mbps and 300Mbps
Ultrafast Broadband is > 300Mbps

Broadband speed in BB2 6BN (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed55.3Mbps
Average download speed70.8Mbps
Maximum download speed200.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.3Mbps
Average upload speed7.7Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in BB2 6BN (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps0.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BB2 6BN

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BB2 6BN gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in BB2 6BN by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)730,732
Meter count63
Mean (kWh/meter)11,599
Median (kWh/meter)7,808

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)141,761
Meter count39
Mean (kWh/meter)3,635
Median (kWh/meter)1,905

Deprivation

92.7% of English postcodes are less deprived than BB2 6BN:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to BB2 6BN (meters)

Milad
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
197a Preston New Road
4m
The Nile Original
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Limefield
108m
Hanah Alam Superstore
Food Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
207a Preston New Road
108m

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Companies registered in or near BB2 6BN

KATARZYNA TRANS LTD195 Preston New RoadBB2 6BN
SORHOUSE CONSTRUCT LTDFlat 1, 195 Preston New RoadBB2 6BN
YAMIN YAKUB LIMITED167 Preston New RoadBB2 6BN
YYYI CIRCLE LTD167 Preston New RoadBB2 6BN
FEUSIA LIMITED116 Preston New RoadBB2 6BU

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Source: Companies House
Licence: Supplied under section 47 and 50 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and Schedule 1 of the Database Regulations (SI 1997/3032)

Nearest post box to BB2 6BN

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
3 Saunders Road17:3013:00419m
91 Preston New Road17:1513:00490m
Gorse Road17:3013:00601m

Nearest sports facilities to BB2 6BN

FacilityDistance
Crosshill Tennis Club
Crosshill Road, Blackburn
Outdoor Tennis Courts
334m
East Lancashire Club
Alexandra Meadows, Dukes Brow, Blackburn
Grass Pitches, Squash Courts
394m
Sol Fitness (Closed)
Montague Street, Blackburn
Studio, Health and Fitness Gym
406m

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Source: Active Places
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Nearest schools to BB2 6BN

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Dar Ul Madinah
Granville Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 6HD
Not applicable277m
Ashworth Nursery School
Addison Close, Addison Close, Blackburn, BB2 1QU
Nursery419m
St Silas's CofE Primary School
St Silas Road, Blackburn, BB2 6JP
Primary431m

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Source: Edubase
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BB2 6BN ITL and BB2 6BN LAU

The below table lists the International Territorial Level (ITL) codes (formerly Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes) and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for BB2 6BN:

ITL 1 CodeName
TLDNorth West (England)
ITL 2 CodeName
TLD4Lancashire
ITL 3 CodeName
TLD41Blackburn with Darwen
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000008Blackburn with Darwen

BB2 6BN census areas

The below table lists the Census Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), and Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA) for BB2 6BN:

CodeName
OAE00063799
LSOAE01012657Blackburn with Darwen 005D
MSOAE02002619Blackburn with Darwen 005

Nearest postcodes to BB2 6BN

BB2 6BUPreston New Road43m
BB2 1HRFoxhouse Street62m
BB2 6LJBromley Street71m
BB2 6LPPalatine Road88m
BB2 1HPWhitehead Street120m
BB2 1HWDevonport Road122m
BB2 6ALLeamington Close135m
BB2 6ESBurlington Street135m
BB2 1HJAddison Street137m
BB2 1HSSt Barnabas Street146m