Postcode DT4 0AX (Dorset)

Map showing DT4 0AX and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT4 0AX is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT4 0AX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT4 0AX is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.2 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 DT4 0AX as Constrained city dwellers > Challenged diversity > Hampered aspiration.

The closest road name to DT4 0AX is Salisbury Road which is centered 54 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Magistrates Court and is 207 m away. The closest railway station is Weymouth Rail Station, 860 m away.

The closest primary school to DT4 0AX (for ages 11 and under) is Beechcroft St Pauls CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on January 16, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Budmouth Academy Weymouth.

Residents reported an average download speed of 33.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 6.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.3 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for DT4 0AX 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 DT4 0AX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT4 0AX, and the approximate distance away.

Salisbury Road 54 m
Granville Road 66 m
Newstead Road 183 m
Melbury Road 188 m
Ilchester Road 198 m
Westwey Road 199 m
Stavordale Road 233 m
Marsh Road 235 m
Kellaway Terrace 258 m
Sedgefield Close 277 m
Wardcliffe Road 293 m
Corscombe Close 302 m
Knightsdale Road 352 m
Abbotsbury Road 444 m
Old Parish Lane 494 m


Information about the postcode DT4 0AX

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 DT4 0AX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Beechcroft St Pauls CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(January 16, 2020)
784 m
Holy Trinity Church of England VC Primary School & Community Nursery Good
(June 6, 2018)
829 m
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, Weymouth Good
(January 31, 2017)
1 km
Arbour House School Good
(June 28, 2018)
1.26 km
Conifers Primary School Requires improvement
(February 13, 2019)
1.39 km
Weymouth College Good
(March 5, 2020)
1.67 km
All Saints' Church of England Academy 1.74 km
Wyke Regis Infant School and Nursery Good
(March 5, 2020)
1.87 km
St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(January 23, 2020)
2.02 km
Wyke Regis Church of England Junior School Requires improvement
(January 17, 2018)
2.09 km
Southill Primary School Good
(April 5, 2017)
2.16 km
Budmouth Academy Weymouth 2.17 km
Radipole Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
2.65 km
Chickerell Primary Academy Good
(November 28, 2018)
3.12 km
Wey Valley Academy 3.76 km
Wyvern Academy Good
(June 18, 2019)
3.8 km
St Nicholas and St Laurence Church of England Primary School, Broadwey Outstanding
(June 3, 2015)
3.96 km
Bincombe Valley Primary School Good
(June 30, 2021)
4.15 km
Westfield Arts College Outstanding
(November 29, 2016)
4.37 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
4.37 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT4 0AX - Data from Apr 2022

Magistrates Court Bus Stop/Station 207 m
Asda Bus Stop/Station 209 m
Magistrates Court Bus Stop/Station 210 m
Asda Bus Stop/Station 214 m
The Rock Bus Stop/Station 230 m
Weymouth Rail Station Rail 860 m
Upwey Rail Station Rail 4.33 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 959 m
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 959 m
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 961 m
Bournemouth International Airport Air 48.17 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT4 0AX - Data from Dec 2021

The Swannery Inland Water 485 m
Nothe Point Wetland 1.35 km
Radipole Lake Inland Water 1.36 km
The Mixen Island 1.43 km
Eweleaze Spinneys Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Weymouth Bay Bay 2.57 km
Radipole Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.6 km
Overcombe Beach Beach 2.95 km
Portland Harbour Sea 3.09 km
Horse Lynch Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.14 km
Littlesea Bay 3.18 km
Crook Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.18 km
Two Mile Coppice Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Chickerell Hive Point Wetland 3.58 km
Coffin Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.87 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT4 0AX - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.5 Mbps 33.1 Mbps 55.67 Mbps
Upload 8.5 Mbps 6.5 Mbps 11.11 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 16.5 1
30-300 Mbps 100% 43.1 9.6
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

8 meters consuming 68,214 kWh - mean 8,527 kWh : median 8,026 kWh

Electricity Consumption

22 meters consuming 70,017 kWh - mean 3,183 kWh : median 2,597 kWh

Energy usage data for DT4 0AX - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.60941100
Longitude -2.46193800
OS Easting 367410
OS Northing 0078957
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
South Dorset
Electoral Ward Westham
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: Constrained city dwellers
Group: Challenged diversity
Subgroup: Hampered aspiration
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Weymouth BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Weymouth BUASD
Workplace Zone E33049633
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Weymouth and Portland 005
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Weymouth and Portland 005B
Output Area / Small Area 7A2