WA8 6BY maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 28th, 2022 - WA8 6BY lies on Quinn Street in Widnes. WA8 6BY is located in the Central & West Bank 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 January 1980.

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WA8 6BY coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WA8 6BY postcode is within the Halton Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Friday 28th January there were 38,240 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Halton.

➜ Halton coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
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WA8 6BY maps

WA8 6BY map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WA8 6BY 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 6BY geodata

Easting351684
Northing385468
Latitude53.363862
Longitude-2.727515

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WA8 6BY?

StreetQuinn Street
Town/CityWidnes
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictWA8
➜ WA8 open data dashboard
➜ See where WA8 is on a map
➜ Where is Widnes?

WA8 6BY Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WA8 6BY 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.

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

Politics

WardCentral & West Bank
ConstituencyHalton

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of WA8 6BY

February 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Quinn Street25m
February 2019Theft from the personOn or near Brynn Street70m
February 2019BurglaryOn or near Oxford Street77m
➜ Quinn Street crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to WA8 6BY

Simms CrossWidnes181m
Tesco StoreWidnes192m
Widnes Shopping Park (Gerrard Street)Simms Cross192m
Windmill Centre (John Briggs)Simms Cross200m
Vine Street (Widnes Road)Widnes206m

Nearest railway stations to WA8 6BY

Widnes Station1.7km
Runcorn Station2.9km
Hough Green Station3.3km

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Source: NaPTAN
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Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA8 6BY

Broadband access in WA8 6BY (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 WA8 6BY (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed60.0Mbps
Average download speed53.2Mbps
Maximum download speed80.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed14.4Mbps
Average upload speed12.0Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in WA8 6BY (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 6BY

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

WA8 6BY gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WA8 6BY by fuel type, 2015.

Gas

Consumption (kWh)322,521
Meter count31
Mean (kWh/meter)10,404
Median (kWh/meter)9,462

Electricity

Consumption (kWh)116,082
Meter count30
Mean (kWh/meter)3,869
Median (kWh/meter)3,840

Deprivation

96.1% of English postcodes are less deprived than WA8 6BY:
St Gerards Nursery
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Lugsdale Road
131m
St Gerard's RC Primary & Nursery School
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Lugsdale Road
131m
The Foundry
Food Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
63-65 Lugsdale Road
131m

Companies registered in or near WA8 6BY

BSM PROPERTY MAINTAINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT LTD1 Quinn StreetWA8 6BY
FORTRESS LIFTING SOLUTIONS LTD11 Oxford StreetWA8 6DE
PETER MOTORS & RECOVERY LTD35 Alfred StreetWA8 6BU
HALEWOOD ENGINEERING SERVICES LTD2a Cambridge Street, Cambridge StreetWA8 6DG
R & L MOTORS LTDUnit 2, Foundry Industrial, Estate, Lugsdale RoadWA8 7TW

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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 6BY

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Head Office18:3012:30257m
Elliott Street17:3011:00329m
Waterloo Road17:3011:00732m

Nearest sports facilities to WA8 6BY

FacilityDistance
The Foundry
Lugsdale Road, Widnes
Sports Hall
114m
Kingsway Leisure Centre
Kingsway, Widnes
Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Health and Fitness Gym, Studio, Squash Courts
317m
Planet Ice Widnes
Earle Road, Widnes
Ice Rinks
336m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WA8 6BY

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Gerard's Catholic Primary and Nursery School
Lugsdale Road, Widnes, WA8 6DD
Primary132m
Simms Cross Primary School
Kingsway, Widnes, WA8 7QS
Primary425m
Riverside College Halton
Kingsway, Widnes, WA8 7QQ
16 plus481m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

Environment

Risk of WA8 6BY flooding from rivers and sea
Medium
➜ WA8 6BY flood map

WA8 6BY NUTS and WA8 6BY LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for WA8 6BY:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKDNorth West (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKD7Merseyside
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKD71East Merseyside
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000006Halton
LAU 2 CodeName
E05001577Appleton

WA8 6BY 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 6BY:

CodeName
OAE00062404
LSOAE01012367Halton 007A
MSOAE02002580Halton 007

Nearest postcodes to WA8 6BY

WA8 6BTBrynn Street60m
WA8 6DEOxford Street63m
WA8 6BXAlfred Close121m
WA8 6BUAlfred Street124m
WA8 6DGCambridge Street126m
WA8 6DFKeble Street147m
WA8 6FNTimperley Court165m
WA8 6APWidnes Road181m
WA8 6GDLiebig Court182m
WA8 6DQTrinity Place190m
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