Postcode DT3 4AG (Dorset)

Map showing DT3 4AG and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT3 4AG is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT3 4AG is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT3 4AG is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6 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 DT3 4AG as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to DT3 4AG is Brown's Crescent which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Drake Avenue and is 168 m away. The closest railway station is Weymouth Rail Station, 2.95 km away.

The closest primary school to DT3 4AG (for ages 11 and under) is Chickerell Primary Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 28, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Budmouth Academy Weymouth.

Residents reported an average download speed of 24.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 6 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 79.2% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps. 20.8% of residents have broadband access of 10-30 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.7 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for DT3 4AG 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 DT3 4AG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT3 4AG, and the approximate distance away.

Brown's Crescent 19 m
Pugmill Lane 44 m
Farwell Crescent 112 m
Lovell Close 118 m
Trenchard Way 131 m
Mohune Way 139 m
Northover Lane 141 m
Greys Road 141 m
The Bindells 149 m
Facey Road 155 m
Green Lane 169 m
Lilly Lane 190 m
Elliott Way 192 m
Heron Close 224 m
Putton Lane 229 m


Information about the postcode DT3 4AG

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 DT3 4AG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chickerell Primary Academy Good
(November 28, 2018)
497 m
Budmouth Academy Weymouth 968 m
Conifers Primary School Requires improvement
(February 13, 2019)
1.3 km
Southill Primary School Good
(April 5, 2017)
1.53 km
Beechcroft St Pauls CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(January 16, 2020)
1.98 km
Radipole Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
2.16 km
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, Weymouth Good
(January 31, 2017)
2.18 km
Arbour House School Good
(June 28, 2018)
2.78 km
Holy Trinity Church of England VC Primary School & Community Nursery Good
(June 6, 2018)
2.92 km
Wyke Regis Infant School and Nursery Good
(March 5, 2020)
2.93 km
All Saints' Church of England Academy 3.1 km
Weymouth College Good
(March 5, 2020)
3.12 km
Wyke Regis Church of England Junior School Requires improvement
(January 17, 2018)
3.15 km
Wey Valley Academy 3.16 km
St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(January 23, 2020)
3.22 km
Wyvern Academy Good
(June 18, 2019)
3.27 km
St Nicholas and St Laurence Church of England Primary School, Broadwey Outstanding
(June 3, 2015)
3.29 km
Bincombe Valley Primary School Good
(June 30, 2021)
4.31 km
Westfield Arts College Outstanding
(November 29, 2016)
5.05 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
5.05 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT3 4AG - Data from Apr 2022

Drake Avenue Bus Stop/Station 168 m
Drake Avenue Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Willowbed Hall Bus Stop/Station 249 m
Willowbed Hall Bus Stop/Station 255 m
Glennie Way West Bus Stop/Station 423 m
Weymouth Rail Station Rail 2.95 km
Upwey Rail Station Rail 3.76 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 3.55 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 3.55 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 3.56 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 49.92 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT3 4AG - Data from Dec 2021

Crook Hill Hill Or Mountain 841 m
Eweleaze Spinneys Woodland Or Forest 1.14 km
Chickerell Hive Point Wetland 1.61 km
Knights in the Bottom Valley 1.98 km
Fleet Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
Littlesea Bay 2.11 km
Radipole Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.27 km
Radipole Lake Inland Water 2.42 km
The Swannery Inland Water 2.76 km
Coverwell Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km
Broad Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km
Ash Bed Woodland Or Forest 3.04 km
Two Mile Coppice Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
Tatton Coppice Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT3 4AG - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 26 Mbps 24.9 Mbps 56.18 Mbps
Upload 6.3 Mbps 6 Mbps 10 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5.5 4.5
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 20.8% 21.3 5.1
30-300 Mbps 79.2% 37.9 8.1
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

20 meters consuming 231,291 kWh - mean 11,565 kWh : median 10,094 kWh

Electricity Consumption

26 meters consuming 164,767 kWh - mean 6,337 kWh : median 4,870 kWh

Energy usage data for DT3 4AG - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.61993900
Longitude -2.49527400
OS Easting 365059
OS Northing 0080143
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
West Dorset
Electoral Ward Chickerell
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 Dorchester and Weymouth


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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Weymouth BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Chickerell BUASD
Workplace Zone E33049600
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Dorset 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Dorset 012C
Output Area / Small Area 5A1