BB2 6DW maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 26th, 2023 - BB2 6DW lies on Alexandra Road in Blackburn. BB2 6DW is located in the Shear Brow & Corporation Park electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Blackburn with Darwen and the English Parliamentary constituency of Blackburn. The Sub Integrated Care Board (ICB) Location is NHS Lancashire and South Cumbria ICB - 00Q and the police force is Lancashire. This postcode has been in use since January 1980.

BB2 6DW coronavirus (COVID-19)

The BB2 6DW postcode is within the Blackburn with Darwen Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Thursday 26th January there were 60,332 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Blackburn with Darwen.

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BB2 6DW maps

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

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BB2 6DW geodata

Easting367097
Northing428911
Latitude53.755514
Longitude-2.500503

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is BB2 6DW?

StreetAlexandra Road
Town/CityBlackburn
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictBB2
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BB2 6DW Elevation

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

MetresFeet
Elevation190m623ft

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

WardShear Brow & Corporation Park
ConstituencyBlackburn

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of BB2 6DW

April 2019DrugsOn or near Minnie Terrace104m
April 2019BurglaryOn or near Dukes Brow236m
April 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Gibraltar Street238m
➜ Alexandra Road crime map and outcomes

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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence

Transport

Nearest bus stops to BB2 6DW

Edgware Road (Revidge Road)Revidge133m
Whitehall Road (Revidge Road)Revidge140m
Duck And Puddle (Dukes Brow)Revidge165m
Duck And Puddle (Dukes Brow)Revidge181m
Revidge Road (Dukes Brow)Revidge298m

Nearest railway stations to BB2 6DW

Blackburn Station1.7km
Mill Hill (Lancs) Station2.2km
Cherry Tree Station2.8km

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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for BB2 6DW

Broadband access in BB2 6DW (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband98.3%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

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

Broadband speed in BB2 6DW (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed55.0Mbps
Average download speed79.0Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed10.0Mbps
Average upload speed9.9Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in BB2 6DW (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 6DW

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BB2 6DW gas and electricity consumption

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

Gas

Consumption (kWh)987,625
Meter count55
Mean (kWh/meter)17,957
Median (kWh/meter)18,861

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)212,324
Meter count49
Mean (kWh/meter)4,333
Median (kWh/meter)3,606

Deprivation

77.1% of English postcodes are less deprived than BB2 6DW:

Food Standards Agency

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

East Lancashire Cricket Club
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
East Lancashire Cricket Club
221m
Granville Road Pharmacy
Food Hygiene Rating: Exempt
37 Granville Road
319m
Dar Ul Madinah UK Ltd
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Dar Ul Madinah
319m

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Companies registered in or near BB2 6DW

ADDITIONAL SECURITY LTD41 Alexandra RoadBB2 6DW
ASG PHARMA CONSULTANCY LTD41 Alexandra RoadBB2 6DW
ASG PHARMA CONSULTANTS LTD41 Alexandra RoadBB2 6DW
FARAH DEEN THERAPY SERVICES LTD16 Alexandra RoadBB2 6DW
GOLDHURST LTD45 Alexandra RoadBB2 6DW

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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 6DW

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
91 Preston New Road17:1513:00637m
Gorse Road17:3013:00845m
Shear Brow16:4512:00956m

Nearest sports facilities to BB2 6DW

FacilityDistance
Corporation Park
Preston New Road, Blackburn
Grass Pitches, Outdoor Tennis Courts
281m
East Lancashire Club
Alexandra Meadows, Dukes Brow, Blackburn
Grass Pitches, Squash Courts
296m
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School
West Park Road, Blackburn
Health and Fitness Gym, Sports Hall, Swimming Pool
381m

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Source: Active Places
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Nearest schools to BB2 6DW

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Lynwood Road, Blackburn, BB2 6HQ
Primary314m
Queen Elizabeth's Primary School
West Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 6DF
Primary381m
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School
West Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 6DF
All-through382m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

BB2 6DW ITL and BB2 6DW 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 6DW:

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

BB2 6DW 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 6DW:

CodeName
OAE00063452
LSOAE01012587Blackburn with Darwen 002D
MSOAE02002616Blackburn with Darwen 002

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BB2 6DNMinnie Terrace120m
BB2 6EHLeopold Road122m
BB2 6DZAlexandra Mews129m
BB2 6DLGawthorpe138m
BB2 6DTRevidge Road152m