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WA5 8GU maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 16th, 2021 - WA5 8GU is located in the Chapelford and Old Hall electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Warrington and the English Parliamentary constituency of Warrington South. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Warrington CCG and the police force is Cheshire. This postcode has been in use since September 2008.

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WA5 8GU coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WA5 8GU postcode is within the Warrington Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Saturday 16th January there were 13793 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Warrington.

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WA5 8GU maps

WA5 8GU map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WA5 8GU map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)

WA5 8GU geodata

Easting358532
Northing388957
Latitude53.395804
Longitude-2.625075

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WA5 8GU?

CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWA5
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WA5 8GU Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WA5 8GU as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation10m33ft

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

WardChapelford And Old Hall
ConstituencyWarrington South

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WA5 8GU

February 2019Vehicle crimeOn or near Ohio Grove91m
February 2019Vehicle crimeOn or near Ohio Grove91m
February 2019Other theftOn or near Vose Close135m
➜ Get more crime data in our Crime section

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to WA5 8GU

Hood Lane (Hood Lane North)Great Sankey192m
Payne Close (Canons Road)Old Hall222m
Hood Lane (Hood Lane North)Great Sankey241m
Payne Close (Canons Road)Old Hall290m
Nansen Close (Old Hall Road)Old Hall379m

Nearest railway stations to WA5 8GU

Sankey for Penketh Station1.7km
Warrington Bank Quay Station1.9km
Warrington Central Station2.2km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA5 8GU

Broadband access in WA5 8GU (2020 data)

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

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

Broadband speed in WA5 8GU (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed36.6Mbps
Average download speed37.0Mbps
Maximum download speed53.97Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed8.6Mbps
Average upload speed8.5Mbps
Maximum upload speed9.75Mbps

Broadband limitations in WA5 8GU (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 WA5 8GU

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Source: Ofcom
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WA5 8GU gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WA5 8GU by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas75,770107,5778,007
Electricity35,421113,2202,996

Deprivation

27.5% of English postcodes are less deprived than WA5 8GU:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WA5 8GU (meters)

St James Mums and TotsSt James Church174mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
St James Church of EnglandCanons Road316mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
The Connect ClubSankey Valley St James CE386mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
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Companies registered in or near WA5 8GU

HARPER WILLIAMS ESTATE AGENTS LTD16 Idaho Walk, Great SankeyWA5 8GT
FINANCE SOLUTIONS (UK) LIMITED7 Ohio Grove, Great SankeyWA5 8DW
HINDS SPECIALIST TRANSPORT LIMITED7 Ohio Grove, Great SankeyWA5 8DW
SUGANTHI & VELAVAN LTD1 Georgia Place, Great SankeyWA5 8BB
SUGANTHI VELAVAN & SONS LTD1 Georgia Place, Great SankeyWA5 8BB

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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 WA5 8GU

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Cavendish Close17:3011:00275m
Sycamore Lane17:3010:30404m
Hood Manor S.o.17:1512:00469m

Nearest sports facilities to WA5 8GU

FacilityDistance
Sankey Valley St James Primary School
Raikes Close, Great Sankey, Warrington
Sports Hall
529m
St Gregorys Catholic High School
Cromwell Avenue, Great Sankey, Warrington
Health and Fitness Suite, Grass Pitches, Sports Hall, Studio
607m
Whitecross Community Centre
Lexden Street, Warrington
Artificial Grass Pitch
729m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WA5 8GU

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School
Dorchester Road, Great Sankey, Warrington, WA5 1XE
Primary533m
St Gregory's Catholic High School
Cromwell Avenue, Westbrook, Warrington, WA5 1HG
Secondary609m
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School
Old Hall Road, Old Hall, Warrington, WA5 9QA
Primary648m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

WA5 8GU NUTS and WA5 8GU LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for WA5 8GU:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKDNorth West (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKD6Cheshire
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKD61Warrington
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000007Warrington
LAU 2 CodeName
E05011028Chapelford and Old Hall

WA5 8GU 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 WA5 8GU:

CodeName
OAE00063389
LSOAE01012565Warrington 010C
MSOAE02002599Warrington 010

Nearest postcodes to WA5 8GU

WA5 8GTIdaho Walk43m
WA5 8DWOhio Grove103m
WA5 8BBGeorgia Place104m
WA5 8BAMaryland Close123m
WA5 1EWVose Close134m
WA5 8QBLivingstone Close163m
WA5 1ENBevan Close174m
WA5 8QDLivingstone Close184m
WA5 8WZWashington Drive204m
WA5 1EYShiggins Close214m

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