Map of LE8 5PS postcode

General information
Postcode LE8 5PS
Nearest station South Wigston (3.2 km)
Nearby roads
Iona Way
Orkney Way
Rosebank Road
Shetland Way
Skye Way
Known addresses
1 Orkney Way, Countesthorpe
6 Orkney Way, Countesthorpe
Note: Known addresses come from property sales so is incomplete
Latitude 52.553281
Longitude -1.131128
Easting 459009
Northing 295403
Grid reference SP590954
UTM reference 30U 626706 5824219
Plus code 9C4WHV39+8G
Altitude 83 metres (274 feet)
Sunrise (today) 06:52
Sunset (today) 16:43
Distance away
Administrative areas
Local Authority DistrictBlabyE07000129
Local AuthorityLeicestershireE10000018
ConstituencySouth LeicestershireE14000940
Police forceLeicestershire
Water companySevern Trent
RegionEast Midlands
Country England
Note: Since administrative areas don't align to postcode boundaries, in some cases different addresses in the same postcode may be part of different administrative areas, so only use these as a guide
Date introduced May 1994
Last updated August 2020
User type Small (addresses receive less than 25 items of mail per day)
Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean
Population (2011) 16
Households (2011) 7
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
28,625 / 32,844
Most deprivedLeast deprived
Average household income (2018)
Lowest (£20,000)Highest (£86,100)
Rural/urbanRural town and fringe
Built up areaCountesthorpeE34001739
Census output areaE00129996
Lower layer super output areaBlaby 011BE01025617
Middle layer super output areaCountesthorpe & KilbyE02005343
Travel to work areaLeicesterE30000230
Property sales
Average property price in Leicester £222,293
Annual change 0.4%
Properties recently sold in this postcode
1 Orkney Way, CountesthorpeDetached (freehold)2020-03-27£385,000
Detached (freehold)2017-05-31£290,000
6 Orkney Way, CountesthorpeDetached (freehold)1995-08-03£66,500

This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1995 to 2020.
Data produced by HM Land Registry © Crown copyright 2020.
View all properties sold in the LE8 5 area.