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WA8 3XU maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 23rd, 2021 - WA8 3XU lies on Ferndale Close in Widnes. WA8 3XU is located in the Bold electoral ward, within the metropolitan district of St. Helens and the English Parliamentary constituency of St Helens South and Whiston. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS St Helens CCG and the police force is Merseyside. This postcode has been in use since July 1995.

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WA8 3XU coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WA8 3XU postcode is within the St. Helens Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Saturday 23rd January there were 13507 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in St. Helens.

➜ St. Helens coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
➜ St. Helens coronavirus map

WA8 3XU maps

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

Easting353145
Northing389192
Latitude53.397465
Longitude-2.706116

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WA8 3XU?

StreetFerndale Close
Town/CityWidnes
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWA8
➜ WA8 open data dashboard
➜ See where WA8 is on a map
➜ Where is Bold Heath?

WA8 3XU Elevation

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

MetresFeet
Elevation30m98ft

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.

➜ How high above sea level am I? Find the elevation of your current position using your device's GPS.

Politics

WardBold
ConstituencySt Helens South And Whiston

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WA8 3XU

March 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Ferndale Close38m
March 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near School Lane211m
January 2019BurglaryOn or near School Lane211m
➜ Ferndale Close crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to WA8 3XU

Mill Lane (Warrington Road)Bold Heath241m
Warrington Road (Clockface Road)Bold Heath310m
Clockface Road (Warrington Road)Bold Heath360m
Tibbs Cross Lane (Warrington Road)Bold Heath622m
No 542 (Clockface Road)Bold Heath673m

Nearest railway stations to WA8 3XU

Widnes Station2.8km
Lea Green Station3.5km
Sankey for Penketh Station3.7km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA8 3XU

Broadband access in WA8 3XU (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband0.0%
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 WA8 3XU (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed7.8Mbps
Average download speed8.7Mbps
Maximum download speed17.88Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed1.1Mbps
Average upload speed1.1Mbps
Maximum upload speed1.17Mbps

Broadband limitations in WA8 3XU (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps14.3%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps14.3%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps100.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA8 3XU

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Source: Ofcom
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WA8 3XU gas and electricity consumption

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

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas112,680618,78017,606
Electricity23,78263,9643,459

Deprivation

87.4% of English postcodes are less deprived than WA8 3XU:

Food Standards Agency

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

Bold Heath Garden CentreMill Lane116mFood Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
Heathfield Farm ShopFarm Shop, Heathfield Farm116mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Maplewood RestaurantThe Maplewood Restaurant168mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near WA8 3XU

ADVEE LTD4 Ferndale Close, Bold HeathWA8 3XU
EBIGUITY LIMITED4 Ferndale Close, WidnesWA8 3XU
PRINGLE SURFACING LIMITED4 Ferndale CloseWA8 3XU
RIGRE LTD4 Ferndale Close, Bold HeathWA8 3XU
VOSSAY FASHION LTDNursery Farm Warrington Road, Bold HeathWA8 3UX

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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 3XU

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Moorfield Road18:0011:002,108m
Farnworth S.o.17:1512:002,238m
Beaconsfield17:1511:002,405m

Nearest sports facilities to WA8 3XU

FacilityDistance
Mersey Valley Golf Club & Country Club
Warrington Road, Bold Heath, Widnes
Golf
747m
Moorfield Primary School
School Way, Widnes
Grass Pitches
1.8km
Moorfield Sports And Social Club
Moorfield Road, Widnes
Grass Pitches
1.9km

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WA8 3XU

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Moorfield Primary School
School Way, Moorfield Road, Widnes, WA8 3HJ
Primary1.8km
Lunts Heath Primary School
Wedgewood Drive, Widnes, WA8 9RJ
Primary1.9km
Farnworth Church of England Controlled Primary School
Pit Lane, Widnes, WA8 9HS
Primary2.2km

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

WA8 3XU NUTS and WA8 3XU LAU

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

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKDNorth West (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKD7Merseyside
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKD71East Merseyside
LAU 1 CodeName
E08000013St. Helens
LAU 2 CodeName
E05000918Bold

WA8 3XU 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 3XU:

CodeName
OAE00034983
LSOAE01006898St. Helens 022A
MSOAE02001427St. Helens 022

Nearest postcodes to WA8 3XU

WA8 3XAWarrington Road58m
WA8 3UUMill Lane118m
WA8 3UZSchool Lane154m
WA8 3UXWarrington Road169m
WA8 3UYClockface Road294m
WA8 3URTwyford Lane659m
WA8 3UTTwyford Lane779m
WA8 3XLWarrington Road835m
WA8 3UPMill Green Lane915m
WA8 5UTWarrington Road980m

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