Map of WF8 1DG postcode

General information
Postcode WF8 1DG
Nearest station Pontefract Tanshelf (0.4 km)
Nearby roads
Crown And Anchor Yard
Front Street (A639)
Jubilee Way (A639)
Liquorice Way
Ropergate Service Road
Sessions House Yard
Southgate (A645)
Swales' Yard
Tanshelf Drive
Known addresses
6 Swales Yard, Pontefract
8 Swales Yard, Pontefract
9 Swales Yard, Pontefract
10 Swales Yard, Pontefract
11 Elm Terrace Swales Yard, Pontefract
11 Swales Yard, Pontefract
14 Swales Yard, Pontefract
15 Swales Yard, Pontefract
Note: Known addresses come from property sales so is incomplete
Latitude 53.691073
Longitude -1.314512
Easting 445364
Northing 421843
Grid reference SE453218
UTM reference 30U 611295 5950470
Plus code 9C5WMMRP+C5
Altitude 72 metres (235 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 January 1980
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) 18
Households (2011) 10
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
6,231 / 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 areaE00059699
Lower layer super output areaWakefield 015BE01011837
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
11 Elm Terrace Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2016-03-30£78,500
15 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2007-01-15£87,595
6 Swales Yard, PontefractSemi-detached (freehold)2004-09-03£52,000
9 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2004-04-30£52,000
10 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2003-10-31£85,000
Terraced (freehold)2002-06-07£44,750
14 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2002-08-02£57,500
Terraced (freehold)2001-12-10£20,500
8 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2002-06-28£35,000
11 Swales Yard, PontefractTerraced (freehold)2001-02-01£35,000

This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1995 to 2020.
Data produced by HM Land Registry © Crown copyright 2020.
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