Postcode BN1 1AX (Brighton and Hove)

Map showing BN1 1AX and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN1 1AX is located in Brighton and Hove It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. BN1 1AX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

BN1 1AX is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.4 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 BN1 1AX as Cosmopolitans > Students around campus > Students and professionals.

The closest road name to BN1 1AX is Kemp Street which is centered 74 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Brighton Station and is 19 m away. The closest railway station is Brighton Rail Station, 66 m away.

The closest primary school to BN1 1AX (for ages 11 and under) is St Paul's CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 1, 2017.

The local pub for residents of BN1 1AX is The Railway Inn and is 4.71 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 13, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from JOE'S BURGER HOUSE and is 4.71 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for BN1 1AX is covered by the Sussex police force association and Brighton and Hove City is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BN1 1AX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN1 1AX, and the approximate distance away.

Kemp Street 74 m
Junction Road 75 m
Frederick Place 94 m
Surrey Street 100 m
Over Street 101 m
Trafalgar Lane 107 m
Kensington Place 134 m
Terminus Street 134 m
A2010 135 m
Trafalgar Street 146 m
Station Street 146 m
B2119 146 m
Trafalgar Place 148 m
Guildford Road 154 m
Guildford Street 156 m


Information about the postcode BN1 1AX

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 BN1 1AX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
309 m
St Bartholomew's CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
348 m
Kings Brighton Good
(June 29, 2018)
486 m
St Mary Magdalen Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2019)
690 m
Carlton Hill Primary School Good
(May 16, 2018)
710 m
Middle Street Primary School Good
(December 6, 2018)
760 m
Brighton International School 796 m
Brighton Girls GDST 834 m
Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College Outstanding
(October 12, 2012)
998 m
Stanford Junior School Good
(October 17, 2018)
1.05 km
Queen's Park Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.2 km
Downs Infant School Outstanding
(June 27, 2013)
1.21 km
Downs Junior School Outstanding
(March 16, 2011)
1.27 km
Fairlight Primary School Good
(December 5, 2018)
1.27 km
Brunswick Primary School Good
(June 28, 2018)
1.28 km
Windlesham School 1.35 km
Elm Grove Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
1.41 km
Stanford Infant School Outstanding
(February 22, 2007)
1.42 km
Brighton & Hove Montessori School Inadequate
(October 21, 2021)
1.43 km
St Martin's CofE Primary School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.45 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN1 1AX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
American Express Staff Canteen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
777 m
Brighton Cakes And Miss Millar's Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
December 7, 2017
4.62 km
Milkbar Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
4.62 km
Saakshi's Kitchen Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
4.62 km
The Herb Kitchen/Curing Rebels Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2022
4.62 km
Aldi Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
September 11, 2015
4.66 km
JOE'S BURGER HOUSE Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
4.71 km
Premier Express Retailers - other 4
February 8, 2022
4.71 km
Station Kebab House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
4.71 km
Subway Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
4.71 km
The Railway Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 13, 2020
4.71 km
Wimpy Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 25, 2019
4.71 km
Yummies Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
4.73 km
Hove Deep Sea Anglers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
4.73 km
Athena B Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 4, 2019
4.73 km
Bites And Slice Madeira Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 12, 2021
4.73 km
Blend Coffee Co Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2018
4.73 km
Health Link Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 8, 2017
4.73 km
No 30 Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 18, 2020
4.73 km
Olivers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 15, 2018
4.73 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN1 1AX - Data from Apr 2022

Brighton Station Bus Stop/Station 19 m
Brighton Station Bus Stop/Station 46 m
Brighton Station Bus Stop/Station 67 m
Brighton Station Bus Stop/Station 78 m
Brighton Station Bus Stop/Station 79 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 66 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 69 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 93 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 10.57 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 36.43 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 36.47 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN1 1AX - Data from Dec 2021

The Lake Inland Water 1.13 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
Whitehawk Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.93 km
Bear Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.05 km
Whitehawk Bottom Valley 2.42 km
Tivoli Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Race Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.72 km
Racehill Valley Valley 3.08 km
Sheepcote Valley Valley 3.13 km
Blackrock Valley Valley 3.16 km
Hollingbury Castle Hill Or Mountain 3.31 km
Three Cornered Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.42 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.56 km
Hogtrough Bottom Valley 3.68 km
Warren Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.83 km

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 80,852 kWh - mean 16,170 kWh : median 9,576 kWh

Energy usage data for BN1 1AX - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.82810300
Longitude -0.14067700
OS Easting 531045
OS Northing 0104821
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
Brighton, Pavilion
Electoral Ward St. Peter's and North Laine
Local Authority District Brighton and Hove
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Coast to Capital
Local Learning and Skills Council Sussex

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000043
Travel To Work Area Brighton


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
Brighton and Hove City
Cancer Alliance Surrey and Sussex
Strategic Health Authority
South East Coast
Sustainability and Transformation
Sussex Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Brighton and Hove CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Cosmopolitans
Group: Students around campus
Subgroup: Students and professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Brighton and Hove BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Brighton and Hove BUASD
Workplace Zone E33040767
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Brighton and Hove 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Brighton and Hove 027F
Output Area / Small Area 2A3