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The SY9 5BU Postcode

SY9 5BU is a postal code used within the United Kingdom for delivering mail.

The properties in the SY9 5BU postcode have the street address of Castle Street

It is situated within the post town of BISHOPS CASTLE within the old postal county of Shropshire.

SY9 5BU is within the town of Bishop's Castle.

Types of Property in SY9 5BU

Properties that make up the SY9 5BU postcode are owner-occupied detached, end-terrace & mid-terrace bungalows & houses which were built around 1950-1966, before 1900 & 1930-1949.

Telephone Area Code for SY9 5BU

The telephone area code for SY9 5BU is 01588 Bishops Castle.

Latitude52.495502
Longitude-2.999115
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What are the Broadband Speeds like in the SY9 5BU Postcode?

Download Speeds For SY9 5BU

Broadband speed meter average
Average Mbps48.800
Median Mbps54.800
Maximum Mbps76.390

SY9 5BU has an average download speed of 48.8 Megabits per second (Mbps).

1,465 other postcode units have the same broadband speed.

25% of postcodes (292,477) have slower broadband speeds.

75% of postcodes (890,699) have faster broadband speeds.

Upload Speeds For SY9 5BU

Broadband speed meter average
Average Mbps10.700
Median Mbps10.000
Maximum Mbps20.000

SY9 5BU has an average upload speed of 10.7 Megabits per second (Mbps).

6,810 other postcode units have the same upload speed.

28% of postcodes (326,473) have slower upload speeds.

72% of postcodes (851,358) have faster upload speeds.

Sourced from Ofcom data 2021.

Who are my Elected Representatives in the SY9 5BU Postcode?

Westminster ConstituencyLudlow Co Const
Member or Parliament
Philip Dunne
Philip Dunne
Contact DetailsContact Philip Dunne
Political PartyConservative

What Council is the SY9 5BU Postcode in?

The Council for this Postcode is Shropshire Council, who are a Unitary authority. This means that they are responsible for providing education, libraries and maintaining highways as well as normal council duties such as council tax, rubbish collection, housing, environmental health and planning.

You can visit the website for Shropshire at the following link Shropshire.

How much is the Council Tax?

Shropshire Council is responsible for collecting council tax. This will vary depending on which council tax band the property falls within. You can check the council tax band at the gov.uk website.

Once you know the council tax band you can view how much Shropshire charge for that band by visiting the The Council Tax section of their website.

Planning Applications

When moving house to a new post code it is worth checking out what will be built in the neighbourhood.

Few people want to live next door to a building site, have their garden overlooked or have the views from their property ruined.

Visit the local planning department and search for planning applications in this postcode granted within the last three years or still awaiting a decision. This will give an indication of what could still be built.

Where can I find out where the nearest Library to the SY9 5BU Postcode is?

Libraries are the responsibility of Shropshire council

Visit the link for more information. Please note that some councils outsource library services to private companies and community groups ran by volunteers.

Libraries | Shropshire Council

House Sales in SY9 5BU

Yearly House Sales for SY9 5BU
YearHighLowAverageSales
1995£18,000£18,000£18,0001
1998£60,000£30,000£45,0002
1999£185,000£68,000£126,5002
2000£66,500£66,500£66,5001
2003£200,000£230,000£215,0002
2006£325,000£325,000£325,0001
2007£167,000£167,000£167,0001
2009£250,000£220,000£235,0002
2014£180,000£180,000£180,0001
2016£360,000£408,000£289,3333
2019£422,500£125,000£215,8333
2020£74,000£74,000£74,0001

Contains HM Land Registry data © Crown copyright and database right 2022. This data is licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

What Popular Supermarkets are near the SY9 5BU Postcode?

Popular Supermarkets near SY9 5BU
SupermarketDistanceDirections
Aldi, Pool Road, NEWTOWN, SY16 3AH12.67 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Aldi
Morrisons, Pool Road, NEWTOWN, SY16 3AH12.67 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Morrisons
Tesco, Mill Lane, WELSHPOOL, SY21 7BL12.78 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Tesco
Aldi, Mill Lane, WELSHPOOL, SY21 7BL12.78 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Aldi
Morrisons, Berriew Road, WELSHPOOL, SY21 7SS12.78 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Morrisons

What Popular Restaurants are near the SY9 5BU Postcode?

Burger King Restaurants near SY9 5BU
Burger KingDistanceDirections
1-3 Pool Road, Newtown, SY16 1BP13.09 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to 1-3 Pool Road
Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, SY3 0DA16.26 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Bayston Hill
Robert Jones Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, SY4 3EQ21.07 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to Robert Jones Way
A5/a483 Mile End Services, Oswestry, SY11 4JA24.45 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to A5/a483 Mile End Services

Mcdonald's Restaurants near SY9 5BU
Mcdonald'sDistanceDirections
McDonald's, Pool Road, NEWTOWN, SY16 1DG13.13 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to McDonald's, Pool Road, NEWTOWN, SY16 1DG
McDonald's, Meole Brace Retail Park, Hereford Road, SHREWSBURY, SY3 9NB16.91 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to McDonald's, Meole Brace Retail Park, Hereford Road, SHREWSBURY, SY3 9NB
McDonald's, Battlefield Road, SHREWSBURY, SY1 4AQ20.75 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to McDonald's, Battlefield Road, SHREWSBURY, SY1 4AQ
McDonald's, Chirk Park, Halton, Chirk, WREXHAM, LL14 5AZ31.43 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to McDonald's, Chirk Park, Halton, Chirk, WREXHAM, LL14 5AZ

KFC Restaurants near SY9 5BU
RestaurantDistanceDirections
KFC, Barker Street, SHREWSBURY, SY1 1QJ17.83 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to KFC Shrewsbury - Barker Street
KFC, Battlefield Road, SHREWSBURY, SY1 4AB20.63 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to KFC Shrewsbury - Arlington Way
KFC, Maes Y Clawdd, Maesbury Road Industrial Estate, OSWESTRY, SY10 8NN24.20 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to KFC Oswestry - Maebury Road
KFC, Commercial Road, HEREFORD, HR1 2BB32.53 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to KFC Hereford - Stonebow Road
KFC, Market Street, WREXHAM, LL13 8BY37.99 miles Directions from SY9 5BU to KFC Wrexham - St Georges Crescent