Postcode DT11 0AU (Dorset)

Map showing DT11 0AU and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT11 0AU is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT11 0AU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT11 0AU is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of DT11 0AU as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural life.

The closest road name to DT11 0AU is Damer Close which is centered 278 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Catherines Well and is 215 m away.

The closest primary school to DT11 0AU (for ages 11 and under) is Dunbury Church of England Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 15, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Blandford School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 13, 2021 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of DT11 0AU is The Hambro Arms and is 761 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 19, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 37.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 7.3 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for DT11 0AU is covered by the Dorset police force association and Dorset is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to DT11 0AU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT11 0AU, and the approximate distance away.

Damer Close 278 m
A354 5.96 km
A35 7.55 km
A352 14.69 km
A30 62.12 km
M5 81.26 km
A38 87.64 km


Information about the postcode DT11 0AU

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from DT11 0AU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Milton Abbey School 1.11 km
The Luccombe Hub 1.39 km
Dunbury Church of England Academy Good
(March 15, 2017)
3.06 km
Milborne St Andrew First School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.62 km
Cheselbourne Village School Good
(March 16, 2017)
5.48 km
Bryanston Knighton House 7.8 km
Durweston CofE VA Primary School Requires improvement
(January 10, 2019)
7.86 km
Blandford St Mary Church of England Primary School Good
(May 9, 2019)
8.05 km
Hazelbury Bryan Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
8.12 km
The Blandford School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
8.37 km
Shillingstone Church of England Primary School 8.42 km
Milldown CofE Academy 8.43 km
Okeford Fitzpaine Church of England School 8.5 km
The Forum School Good
(December 5, 2019)
9.11 km
Archbishop Wake Church of England Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
9.2 km
Hanford School 9.35 km
Puddletown Church of England First School Good
(March 23, 2018)
9.81 km
St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown Good
(September 19, 2019)
10.04 km
St Nicholas Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Child Okeford Good
(May 22, 2018)
10.28 km
Pimperne Church of England VC Primary School Good
(September 26, 2018)
11.92 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from DT11 0AU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Lunch Box Mobile caterer Exempt
February 19, 2020
244 m
Weddingcraft Dorset Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 6, 2020
244 m
Post Office And Stores Retailers - other Exempt
November 28, 2019
761 m
The Hambro Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 19, 2021
761 m
The Tea Clipper Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 22, 2019
761 m
Steeptonbill Farm Retailers - other 4
January 30, 2020
829 m
Holroyd Howe/Milton Abbey School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 3, 2021
1.11 km
The Tearoom @ Dorset's Crafty Barn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 11, 2018
1.67 km
South Paddocks Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 30, 2021
2.33 km
Pamela Hambro Hall Other catering premises Exempt
March 26, 2019
3 km
Post Office Other catering premises Exempt
November 27, 2019
3 km
The Whitechurch Milk Station Other catering premises Exempt
November 25, 2020
3.06 km
Winterborne Whitechurch Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
March 26, 2019
3.06 km
Cakes by Carole Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 8, 2020
3.16 km
The Crown Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 26, 2022
3.35 km
The Squeaky Joints Club Pub/bar/nightclub Exempt
January 22, 2020
3.46 km
Winterborne Sports Club Pub/bar/nightclub Exempt
January 7, 2020
3.46 km
East Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
4.41 km
Grays Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 17, 2019
4.57 km
Chartwells (Milborne St Andrew) School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 2, 2018
4.62 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT11 0AU - Data from Apr 2022

Catherines Well Bus Stop/Station 215 m
Catherines Well Bus Stop/Station 223 m
Old Post Office Bus Stop/Station 600 m
Old Post Office Bus Stop/Station 606 m
Milton Abbey School Turn Bus Stop/Station 934 m
Bournemouth International Airport Air 31.23 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT11 0AU - Data from Dec 2021

Windmill Clump Woodland Or Forest 607 m
Luccombe Hill Hill Or Mountain 640 m
Pidgeon House Plantation Woodland Or Forest 797 m
Coombe Plantation Woodland Or Forest 857 m
Houghton Down Clump Woodland Or Forest 937 m
Milton Park Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.02 km
Haydon Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.09 km
Crincombe Bottom Valley 1.37 km
Lower Lodge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Whatcombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.55 km
Bully Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.55 km
Charity Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Milton Mill Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Bully Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Thomas's Hill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT11 0AU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.5 Mbps 37.9 Mbps 62.84 Mbps
Upload 7.2 Mbps 7.3 Mbps 14.97 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 20 1
30-300 Mbps 100% 45 9.8
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Electricity Consumption

8 meters consuming 35,028 kWh - mean 4,378 kWh : median 4,721 kWh

Energy usage data for DT11 0AU - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.82104300
Longitude -2.27099700
OS Easting 381007
OS Northing 0102424
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
North Dorset
Electoral Ward Puddletown & Lower Winterborne
Local Authority District Dorset
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Dorset
Local Learning and Skills Council Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000059
Travel To Work Area Blandford Forum and Gillingham


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Wessex
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Dorset CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural life
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area (pseudo) England (not covered)
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33049481
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
North Dorset 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
North Dorset 008B
Output Area / Small Area 1B1