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WA8 3LB maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 19th, 2021 - WA8 3LB lies on Houghton Close in Widnes. WA8 3LB is located in the Halton View electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Halton and the English Parliamentary constituency of Halton. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Halton CCG and the police force is Cheshire. This postcode has been in use since July 1995.

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WA8 3LB coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WA8 3LB postcode is within the Halton Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Tuesday 19th January there were 9451 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Halton.

➜ Halton coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
➜ Halton coronavirus map

WA8 3LB maps

WA8 3LB map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WA8 3LB 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)

WA8 3LB geodata

Easting352519
Northing386570
Latitude53.373843
Longitude-2.715134

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WA8 3LB?

StreetHoughton Close
Town/CityWidnes
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWA8
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➜ Where is Widnes?

WA8 3LB Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WA8 3LB as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation20m66ft

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

WardHalton View
ConstituencyHalton

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WA8 3LB

February 2019Anti-social behaviourOn or near Halton View Road111m
February 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Halton View Road135m
February 2019Other theftOn or near Norland Street169m
➜ Houghton Close crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to WA8 3LB

Page Lane (Halton View Road)Widnes155m
Halton View RoadWidnes159m
Halton View RoadWidnes170m
Smyth RoadCrow Wood189m
Smyth Road (Bancroft Road)Crow Wood191m

Nearest railway stations to WA8 3LB

Widnes Station1.3km
Hough Green Station4km
Runcorn Station4.2km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA8 3LB

Broadband access in WA8 3LB (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 WA8 3LB (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed100.0Mbps
Average download speed119.5Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.0Mbps
Average upload speed5.5Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in WA8 3LB (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 WA8 3LB

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Source: Ofcom
Licence: Ofcom Terms of Use (requires attribution)

WA8 3LB gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WA8 3LB by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas143,7741311,06011,135
Electricity35,182142,5132,362

Deprivation

88.7% of English postcodes are less deprived than WA8 3LB:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WA8 3LB (meters)

Alisons Little Deli72 Halton View Road137mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Spar Convenience Stores55-61 Halton View Road155mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Miller News and Booze23 Halton View Road155mFood Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
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Companies registered in or near WA8 3LB

MORITE LIMITED9 Ireland StreetWA8 3LA
FLOWERS BY HIGGINS LIMITEDFlowers By Higgins, 51 Halton View RoadWA8 0TT
MILLER ENTERPRISE LIMITED23 Halton View RoadWA8 0TT
MIRAGE STORES LTD55-61 Halton View RoadWA8 0TT
SATNAAM PROPERTIES LIMITED55-61 Halton View RoadWA8 0TT

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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 WA8 3LB

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Moorfield Road18:0011:00664m
Lytham Road17:3011:00698m
Greenway Road17:3011:00912m

Nearest sports facilities to WA8 3LB

FacilityDistance
Crow Wood Park
Bancroft Road, Widnes
Grass Pitches
453m
Dw Fitness First (Widnes) (Closed)
Cross Street, Widnes
Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Suite, Studio
669m
Wade Deacon High School (Closed)
Peel House Lane, Widnes
Grass Pitches, Sports Hall, Artificial Grass Pitch, Studio
809m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WA8 3LB

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Brookfields School
Moorfield Road, Widnes, WA8 3JA
Not applicable394m
Aspiring Foundations Federated Nursery Schools - Warrington Road Nursery School
Naylor Road, Warrington Road Childrens Centre, Widnes, WA8 0BS
Nursery408m
St John Fisher Catholic Primary School
Edward Street, Widnes, WA8 0BW
Primary410m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

WA8 3LB NUTS and WA8 3LB LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for WA8 3LB:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKDNorth West (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKD7Merseyside
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKD71East Merseyside
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000006Halton
LAU 2 CodeName
E05001589Halton View

WA8 3LB 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 WA8 3LB:

CodeName
OAE00062619
LSOAE01012413Halton 003D
MSOAE02002576Halton 003

Nearest postcodes to WA8 3LB

WA8 3JZProctors Close28m
WA8 3LAIreland Street45m
WA8 0TSHalton View Road101m
WA8 3LEIreland Street104m
WA8 0TRHalton View Road134m
WA8 3LGBarnes Road152m
WA8 0TTHalton View Road159m
WA8 3LTSmyth Road179m
WA8 0ALChristie Street188m
WA8 3LSBancroft Road207m

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