Postcode SP5 4DS (Wiltshire)

Map showing SP5 4DS and nearby postcodes

The postcode SP5 4DS is located in Wiltshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SP5 4DS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SP5 4DS is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.9 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 SP5 4DS as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to SP5 4DS is High Road which is centered 110 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Bus Shelter and is 53 m away. The closest railway station is Salisbury Rail Station, 3.05 km away.

The closest primary school to SP5 4DS (for ages 11 and under) is Longford CofE (VC) Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 18, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School.

Residents reported an average download speed of 112.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 24.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 85.7% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 90.5% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

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 SP5 4DS 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 SP5 4DS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SP5 4DS, and the approximate distance away.

High Road 110 m
Park Lane 371 m
Lower Road 415 m
A36 15.57 km
A338 19.75 km
A303 29.25 km
A31 33.27 km
A361 42.62 km
A38 79.79 km
A30 99.84 km


Information about the postcode SP5 4DS

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 SP5 4DS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Longford CofE (VC) Primary School Good
(October 18, 2017)
0 m
St Osmund's Catholic Primary School, Salisbury Good
(October 2, 2018)
1.88 km
Salisbury Sixth Form College Good
(February 10, 2017)
1.91 km
Salisbury Cathedral School 2.06 km
St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
2.08 km
Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School 2.19 km
The Godolphin School 2.24 km
Harnham Infants' School Good
(February 13, 2019)
2.34 km
Harnham Church of England Controlled Junior School Good
(November 10, 2021)
2.34 km
Clannad Education Centre Requires improvement
(November 28, 2019)
2.71 km
Fountain House Education Suite Outstanding
(November 8, 2018)
2.71 km
The Spires Good
(June 20, 2019)
2.8 km
Chafyn Grove School 2.85 km
Leehurst Swan School 3.15 km
St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Laverstock Good
(March 6, 2019)
3.24 km
Wyvern College Good
(January 31, 2020)
3.4 km
The WASP Centre Good
(October 7, 2021)
3.45 km
St Edmund's Girls' School Good
(February 6, 2018)
3.47 km
Salisbury, Manor Fields Primary School Good
(May 11, 2017)
3.56 km
St Joseph's Catholic School Good
(January 17, 2018)
3.57 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SP5 4DS - Data from Apr 2022

Bus Shelter Bus Stop/Station 53 m
Bus Shelter Bus Stop/Station 90 m
P&R Bus Stop/Station 463 m
P&R Bus Stop/Station 491 m
District Hospital Bus Stop/Station 622 m
Salisbury Rail Station Rail 3.05 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 30.48 km
Southampton Airport Air 31.31 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SP5 4DS - Data from Dec 2021

The Grove Woodland Or Forest 847 m
Diens Plantation Woodland Or Forest 873 m
Kitt's Island Island 1.48 km
Cupid's Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.71 km
St John's Island Island 1.82 km
Brickkiln Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.84 km
Great Island Island 1.9 km
Shute End Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Ashley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.04 km
Lower Bigmans Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Harnham Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.29 km
Bodenham Hill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Morley Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Pumphouse Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Gravelpit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SP5 4DS - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 52.5 Mbps 112.3 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 24.7 Mbps 220 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 2 0
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 19 2
30-300 Mbps 4.8% 70.8 16.2
300+ Mbps 85.7% 1000 220

Electricity Consumption

24 meters consuming 142,053 kWh - mean 5,919 kWh : median 4,117 kWh

Energy usage data for SP5 4DS - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 51.04925900
Longitude -1.77769200
OS Easting 415679
OS Northing 0127792
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 Downton & Ebble Valley
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: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area Salisbury District Hospital BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33046835
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wiltshire 057
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wiltshire 057A
Output Area / Small Area 5B2