Postcode DT2 0LB (Dorset)

Map showing DT2 0LB and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT2 0LB is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT2 0LB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT2 0LB is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.7 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 DT2 0LB as Rural residents > Ageing rural dwellers > Rural employment and retirees.

The closest road name to DT2 0LB is The Common which is centered 260 m away.

The nearest bus stop is School Corner and is 322 m away. The closest railway station is Chetnole Rail Station, 3.48 km away.

The closest primary school to DT2 0LB (for ages 11 and under) is Sticklands Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on May 22, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Beaminster School. The last OFSTED inspection on September 21, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of DT2 0LB is Sutton Bingham Sailing Club and is 6.93 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on December 14, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 54.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.6 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for DT2 0LB is covered by the Dorset police force association and Dorset is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).

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Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to DT2 0LB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT2 0LB, and the approximate distance away.

The Common 260 m
Wellmans Corner 276 m
East Hill 304 m
Rocks Lane 343 m
Back Lane 373 m
Dirty Lane 467 m
Summer Lane 541 m
Park Lane 689 m
A356 5.52 km
A35 24.32 km
A37 27.72 km
A30 38.88 km
M5 73.84 km
A38 83.8 km
A39 103.72 km

Postcode

Information about the postcode DT2 0LB

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 DT2 0LB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
Sticklands Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(May 22, 2019)
338 m
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(September 22, 2021)
6.45 km
Maiden Newton, Greenford Church of England Primary School Good
(May 10, 2018)
7.09 km
Thornford CofE Primary School 8.92 km
Barwick and Stoford Community Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
9.04 km
East Coker Community Primary School Good
(June 21, 2017)
9.1 km
Cerne Abbas CofE VC First School Outstanding
(February 15, 2011)
9.33 km
St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Bradford Abbas Good
(February 3, 2022)
9.52 km
Leweston School 9.6 km
Beaminster School Good
(September 21, 2017)
10.25 km
Powerstock Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 15, 2018)
10.59 km
West Coker CofE VC Primary School Good
(January 12, 2017)
10.72 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from DT2 0LB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
POTTING SHED Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 16, 2019
4.53 km
HALSTOCK VILLAGE SHOP LTD Retailers - other Exempt
November 7, 2017
4.95 km
Dodge city garden nursery Mobile caterer Awaiting Inspection
5.26 km
E & W HOLLOWAY & SON Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 22, 2019
5.71 km
OVERLANDS FARM Retailers - other Exempt
December 12, 2018
6.05 km
Hamish's Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 19, 2020
6.34 km
Sutton Bingham Sailing Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2021
6.93 km
Goose Slade Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 22, 2021
7.96 km
The Helyar Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 2, 2021
8.38 km
COWPOOL FARM Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 10, 2020
8.58 km
The Royal Oak Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 24, 2021
8.68 km
Barwick and Stoford Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 17, 2021
9.04 km
Barwick and Stoford Community School Breakfast Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 17, 2021
9.04 km
Barwick and Stoford Friends of School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 25, 2020
9.04 km
Ladybird Pre-School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 17, 2021
9.04 km
East Coker Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 25, 2020
9.1 km
Hollis Mead Organic Dairy Retailers - other Exempt
9.1 km
The Village Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 22, 2021
9.1 km
Willow Childcare School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 16, 2022
9.1 km
Children's Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 2, 2021
9.14 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT2 0LB - Data from Apr 2022

School Corner Bus Stop/Station 322 m
School Corner Bus Stop/Station 327 m
Chetnole Rail Station Rail 3.48 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT2 0LB - Data from Dec 2021

Evershot Plantation Woodland Or Forest 506 m
Paradise Wood Woodland Or Forest 552 m
Station Plantation Woodland Or Forest 569 m
Studcombe Larches Woodland Or Forest 847 m
Ash Copse Woodland Or Forest 857 m
Banger's Moor Woodland Or Forest 858 m
Parlour Moor Woodland Or Forest 934 m
Studcombe Bottom Valley 965 m
Melbury Lake Inland Water 1.06 km
Long Close Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.07 km
Ram Pond Inland Water 1.12 km
Dry Hill Moor Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Rhodes Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.19 km
Ice Pond Inland Water 1.24 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km

Broadband

Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT2 0LB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 47.3 Mbps 54.2 Mbps 79.75 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12.6 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Mbps
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Upload
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 24 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 58.6 14.3
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Location

Country England
Latitude 50.84073300
Longitude -2.60149900
OS Easting 357744
OS Northing 0104751
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
14051
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Dorset

Government

Westminster Parliamentary
Constituency
West Dorset
Electoral Ward Yetminster
Local Authority District Dorset
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Dorset
Secondary:
Local Learning and Skills Council Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000059
Travel To Work Area Yeovil

NHS

NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
(PCT or CT/LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
Dorset
Cancer Alliance Wessex
Strategic Health Authority
(SHA or LHB/HB/HA/HSCB)
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Partnership
Dorset
Clinical Comissioning Group
(CCG or LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
NHS Dorset CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Ageing rural dwellers
Subgroup: Rural employment and retirees
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 E33046465
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Dorset 003
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Dorset 003E
Output Area / Small Area 1C1