Postcode DT5 1AT (Dorset)

Map showing DT5 1AT and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT5 1AT is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT5 1AT is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT5 1AT is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.6 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 DT5 1AT as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to DT5 1AT is Clements Lane which is centered 46 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Chiswell and is 81 m away.

The closest primary school to DT5 1AT (for ages 11 and under) is St George's Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 7, 2021. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Budmouth Academy Weymouth.

Residents reported an average download speed of 65.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.5 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 1.8 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for DT5 1AT 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 DT5 1AT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT5 1AT, and the approximate distance away.

Clements Lane 46 m
Chiswell 66 m
Albert Terrace 92 m
Coastguard Road 102 m
Big Ope 116 m
Belgrave Place 120 m
Pebble Lane 124 m
Sea View 133 m
Queens Road 136 m
Greenhill Terrace 158 m
Mallams 173 m
Ventnor Lane 184 m
Brandy Row 198 m
Brandy Lane 198 m
King Street 230 m


Information about the postcode DT5 1AT

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 DT5 1AT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St George's Community Primary School Good
(October 7, 2021)
2.08 km
Atlantic Academy Portland Good
(January 20, 2022)
3.63 km
Wyke Regis Church of England Junior School Requires improvement
(January 17, 2018)
4.23 km
All Saints' Church of England Academy 4.27 km
Wyke Regis Infant School and Nursery Good
(March 5, 2020)
4.43 km
Holy Trinity Church of England VC Primary School & Community Nursery Good
(June 6, 2018)
4.72 km
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, Weymouth Good
(January 31, 2017)
5.28 km
Beechcroft St Pauls CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(January 16, 2020)
6.18 km
Conifers Primary School Requires improvement
(February 13, 2019)
6.19 km
Budmouth Academy Weymouth 6.43 km
Arbour House School Good
(June 28, 2018)
6.58 km
Weymouth College Good
(March 5, 2020)
6.86 km
St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(January 23, 2020)
7.21 km
Southill Primary School Good
(April 5, 2017)
7.54 km
Chickerell Primary Academy Good
(November 28, 2018)
7.81 km
Radipole Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
8.1 km
Wey Valley Academy 9.21 km
Wyvern Academy Good
(June 18, 2019)
9.24 km
Westfield Arts College Outstanding
(November 29, 2016)
9.34 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
9.34 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT5 1AT - Data from Apr 2022

Chiswell Bus Stop/Station 81 m
Verne Common Road Bus Stop/Station 113 m
Mallams Bus Stop/Station 211 m
Victoria Square Bus Stop/Station 292 m
High Street Bus Stop/Station 297 m
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 5.22 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 5.23 km
Weymouth Ferry Terminal Ferry 5.23 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 49.6 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT5 1AT - Data from Dec 2021

Castletown Beach Beach 882 m
The Verne Hill Or Mountain 891 m
West Bay Bay 959 m
Tar Rocks Island 1.25 km
Clay Ope Bay 1.41 km
Balaclava Bay Bay 1.59 km
Isle of Portland Island 1.65 km
Folly Pier Wetland 2.21 km
Blacknor Wetland 2.27 km
Portland Harbour Sea 2.59 km
Freshwater Bay Bay 3.61 km
God Nore Wetland 3.94 km
Wallsend Cove Bay 4.05 km
Nothe Point Wetland 5.16 km
The Mixen Island 5.21 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT5 1AT - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 75.3 Mbps 65.3 Mbps 79.98 Mbps
Upload 19.8 Mbps 16.5 Mbps 20 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 100% 65.3 16.5
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

11 meters consuming 131,305 kWh - mean 11,937 kWh : median 11,025 kWh

Energy usage data for DT5 1AT - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.56125500
Longitude -2.44719000
OS Easting 368421
OS Northing 0073597
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 Portland
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: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Fortuneswell BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33046481
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Weymouth and Portland 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Weymouth and Portland 008E
Output Area / Small Area 5A3