Postcode BN1 1HG (Brighton and Hove)

Map showing BN1 1HG and nearby postcodes

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

BN1 1HG is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.3 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 1HG as Cosmopolitans > Inner city students > Multicultural student neighbourhood.

The closest road name to BN1 1HG is Bartholomews which is centered 33 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Old Steine south and is 99 m away. The closest railway station is Brighton Rail Station, 855 m away.

The closest primary school to BN1 1HG (for ages 11 and under) is Middle Street Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on December 6, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Brighton College.

The local pub for residents of BN1 1HG is The Railway Inn and is 4.96 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 4.96 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Residents reported an average download speed of 107.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 11.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.6 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for BN1 1HG 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 1HG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Bartholomews 33 m
East Street 43 m
Market Street 69 m
Brighton Place 91 m
Nile Street 108 m
Prince Albert Street 112 m
Black Lion Street 117 m
Castle Square 123 m
Pavilion Buildings 131 m
Palace Place 148 m
Pool Valley 149 m
Ship Street 165 m
Brills Lane 169 m
Prince's Place 182 m
Grand Junction Road 190 m


Information about the postcode BN1 1HG

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 1HG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Middle Street Primary School Good
(December 6, 2018)
235 m
Brighton International School 251 m
Carlton Hill Primary School Good
(May 16, 2018)
668 m
St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
703 m
St Mary Magdalen Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2019)
809 m
Queen's Park Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.02 km
St Bartholomew's CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
1.06 km
Kings Brighton Good
(June 29, 2018)
1.1 km
Brighton Girls GDST 1.16 km
Brighton College 1.27 km
Brighton College Nursery, Pre-Prep and Prep School 1.32 km
Hamilton Lodge School and College for Deaf Children Good
(July 9, 2019)
1.43 km
St Luke's Primary School Outstanding
(October 10, 2013)
1.54 km
Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College Outstanding
(October 12, 2012)
1.67 km
St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School Good
(April 30, 2019)
1.69 km
Brunswick Primary School Good
(June 28, 2018)
1.73 km
Elm Grove Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
1.74 km
Stanford Junior School Good
(October 17, 2018)
1.8 km
Fairlight Primary School Good
(December 5, 2018)
1.8 km
Downs Infant School Outstanding
(June 27, 2013)
1.94 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
American Express Staff Canteen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
534 m
Brighton Cakes And Miss Millar's Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
December 7, 2017
4.76 km
Milkbar Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
4.76 km
Saakshi's Kitchen Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
4.76 km
The Herb Kitchen/Curing Rebels Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2022
4.76 km
Hove Deep Sea Anglers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
4.94 km
Aldi Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
September 11, 2015
4.95 km
JOE'S BURGER HOUSE Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
4.96 km
Premier Express Retailers - other 4
February 8, 2022
4.96 km
Station Kebab House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
4.96 km
Subway Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
4.96 km
The Railway Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 13, 2020
4.96 km
Wimpy Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 25, 2019
4.96 km
Athena B Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 4, 2019
4.96 km
Bites And Slice Madeira Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 12, 2021
4.96 km
Blend Coffee Co Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2018
4.96 km
Health Link Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 8, 2017
4.96 km
No 30 Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 18, 2020
4.96 km
Olivers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 15, 2018
4.96 km
S D S Retailers - other Exempt
March 10, 2015
4.96 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Old Steine south Bus Stop/Station 99 m
Old Steine south Bus Stop/Station 120 m
North Street Bus Stop/Station 136 m
North Street Bus Stop/Station 142 m
Old Steine south Bus Stop/Station 180 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 855 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 855 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 873 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 10.71 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.22 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.26 km

Nearby Nature

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

The Lake Inland Water 1.03 km
Whitehawk Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.89 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km
Whitehawk Bottom Valley 2.48 km
Bear Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.5 km
Blackrock Valley Valley 2.97 km
Race Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.02 km
Sheepcote Valley Valley 3.12 km
Tivoli Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.36 km
Racehill Valley Valley 3.39 km
Roedean Bottom Valley 3.74 km
Western Lawns Urban Greenspace 3.96 km
Warren Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.96 km
Hollingbury Castle Hill Or Mountain 4.04 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for BN1 1HG - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 11.3 Mbps 107.9 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 1.3 Mbps 11.4 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 4.9 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 11 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 164.8 18.8
300+ Mbps 100% 395.5 36

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 53,197 kWh - mean 10,639 kWh : median 6,031 kWh

Electricity Consumption

12 meters consuming 48,398 kWh - mean 4,033 kWh : median 2,955 kWh

Energy usage data for BN1 1HG - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.82099500
Longitude -0.13968200
OS Easting 531133
OS Northing 0104033
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 Regency
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: Inner city students
Subgroup: Multicultural student neighbourhood
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 E33037385
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Brighton and Hove 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Brighton and Hove 027A
Output Area / Small Area 2B2