Map of WF8 1BN postcode

General information
Postcode WF8 1BN
Nearest station Pontefract Tanshelf (0.4 km)
Nearby roads
Colonel's Walk
Front Street (A639)
Liquorice Way
Sessions House Yard
Stuart Road
Known addresses
Pontefract Police Station, Sessions House Yard, Pontefract
Note: Known addresses come from property sales so is incomplete
Latitude 53.692285
Longitude -1.314326
Easting 445375
Northing 421978
Grid reference SE453219
UTM reference 30U 611304 5950606
Plus code 9C5WMMRP+W7
Altitude 71 metres (232 feet)
Sunrise (today) 07:50
Sunset (today) 17:48
Distance away
Administrative areas
ParishWakefield, unparished areaE43000190
WardPontefract NorthE05001455
Metropolitan DistrictWakefieldE08000036
CountyWest YorkshireE11000019
ConstituencyNormanton, Pontefract and CastlefordE14000836
Police forceWest Yorkshire
Water companyYorkshire Water
RegionYorkshire and The Humber
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 August 1993
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
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
9,646 / 32,844
Most deprivedLeast deprived
Average household income (2018)
Lowest (£20,000)Highest (£86,100)
Rural/urbanUrban city and town
Built up area sub-divisionPontefractE35001027
Built up areaPontefractE34004648
Census output areaE00059689
Lower layer super output areaWakefield 015DE01011841
Middle layer super output areaPontefract North WestE02002452
Travel to work areaWakefield and CastlefordE30000283
Property sales
Average property price in Wakefield £150,623
Annual change 0.8%
Properties recently sold in this postcode
Pontefract Police Station, Sessions House Yard, PontefractOther (freehold)2015-05-12£150,000

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 WF8 1 area.