Postcode SP1 1QU (Wiltshire)

Map showing SP1 1QU and nearby postcodes

The postcode SP1 1QU is located in Wiltshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SP1 1QU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SP1 1QU is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.7 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 SP1 1QU as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Detached retirement living.

The closest road name to SP1 1QU is Elm Close which is centered 167 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Andrews School and is 70 m away. The closest railway station is Salisbury Rail Station, 2.5 km away.

The closest primary school to SP1 1QU (for ages 11 and under) is St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Laverstock. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 6, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is South Wilts Grammar School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 23, 2019 rated this school as Good

Residents reported an average download speed of 85 Mbps and an average upload speed of 11.4 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.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.2 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 SP1 1QU is covered by the Wiltshire police force association and Wiltshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SP1 1QU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SP1 1QU, and the approximate distance away.

Elm Close 167 m
Woodland Way 210 m
Dalewood Rise 235 m
Paddock Way 269 m
Chestnut Close 301 m
Silverwood Drive 330 m
Church Road 410 m
London Road 564 m
Queen Manor Road 1.93 km
A36 13.98 km
A338 16.58 km
A345 18.44 km
A303 29.11 km
A31 33.06 km
A361 40.67 km


Information about the postcode SP1 1QU

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 SP1 1QU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wyvern College Good
(January 31, 2020)
92 m
St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Laverstock Good
(March 6, 2019)
112 m
St Edmund's Girls' School Good
(February 6, 2018)
142 m
St Joseph's Catholic School Good
(January 17, 2018)
219 m
Chafyn Grove School 954 m
St Mark's CofE Junior School, Salisbury Good
(February 27, 2020)
1.2 km
Wyndham Park Infants' School 1.2 km
Exeter House Special School Good
(September 14, 2017)
1.2 km
Leehurst Swan School 1.22 km
Greentrees Primary School 1.36 km
The Godolphin School 1.46 km
St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
1.5 km
The Spires Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.63 km
Clannad Education Centre Requires improvement
(November 28, 2019)
1.71 km
Fountain House Education Suite Outstanding
(November 8, 2018)
1.71 km
Salisbury Sixth Form College Good
(February 10, 2017)
1.73 km
South Wilts Grammar School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.86 km
Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School 2.15 km
Salisbury Cathedral School 2.38 km
St Osmund's Catholic Primary School, Salisbury Good
(October 2, 2018)
2.38 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SP1 1QU - Data from Apr 2022

St Andrews School Bus Stop/Station 70 m
St Andrew's School Bus Stop/Station 113 m
The Three Schools Bus Stop/Station 150 m
The Three Schools Bus Stop/Station 159 m
The Three Schools Bus Stop/Station 171 m
Salisbury Rail Station Rail 2.5 km
Southampton Airport Air 32.3 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 33.83 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SP1 1QU - Data from Dec 2021

Catt's Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.02 km
Ranger's Belts Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
Eleanor Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.53 km
John Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
Queen Manor Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.86 km
Hockamore Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
Ashley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.1 km
Pumphouse Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
King Edward's Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.46 km
Savage's Belts Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
King Manor Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.52 km
Little Gilbert's Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Goose Neck Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
St John's Island Island 2.61 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SP1 1QU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 71.5 Mbps 85 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 11.4 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 9 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 97.5 13.2
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

9 meters consuming 130,315 kWh - mean 14,479 kWh : median 14,699 kWh

Electricity Consumption

9 meters consuming 35,120 kWh - mean 3,902 kWh : median 2,999 kWh

Energy usage data for SP1 1QU - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 51.07920800
Longitude -1.77267600
OS Easting 416021
OS Northing 0131123
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
Electoral Ward Laverstock
Local Authority District Wiltshire
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Swindon and Wiltshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Wiltshire and Swindon

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000054
Travel To Work Area Salisbury


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Somerset, Wiltshire, Avon and Gloucestershire
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Detached retirement living
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Salisbury BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33050695
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wiltshire 057
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wiltshire 057C
Output Area / Small Area 6A3