Postcode BN1 3LP (Brighton and Hove)

Map showing BN1 3LP and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN1 3LP is located in Brighton and Hove It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. BN1 3LP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

BN1 3LP is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.1 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 3LP as Cosmopolitans > Aspiring and affluent > Highly-qualified quaternary workers.

The closest road name to BN1 3LP is St Nicholas Road which is centered 12 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Buckingham Road and is 81 m away. The closest railway station is Brighton Rail Station, 317 m away.

The closest primary school to BN1 3LP (for ages 11 and under) is St Paul's CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 1, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Cardinal Newman Catholic School. The last OFSTED inspection on January 31, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of BN1 3LP is The Railway Inn and is 4.48 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 4.48 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Residents reported an average download speed of 125.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 17 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 50% 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 2.2 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 3LP 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 3LP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN1 3LP, and the approximate distance away.

St Nicholas Road 12 m
New Dorset Street 55 m
Leopold Road 94 m
Kew Street 97 m
North Gardens 116 m
Mount Zion Place 118 m
Centurion Road 125 m
Upper Gloucester Road 134 m
B2121 147 m
Queen's Road 151 m
Alfred Road 172 m
A2010 174 m
Alexandra Villas 188 m
Guildford Street 196 m
Buckingham Street 204 m


Information about the postcode BN1 3LP

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 3LP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
0 m
St Mary Magdalen Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2019)
382 m
Middle Street Primary School Good
(December 6, 2018)
583 m
Brighton Girls GDST 584 m
St Bartholomew's CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
652 m
Kings Brighton Good
(June 29, 2018)
795 m
Brighton International School 804 m
Carlton Hill Primary School Good
(May 16, 2018)
884 m
Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College Outstanding
(October 12, 2012)
963 m
Brunswick Primary School Good
(June 28, 2018)
1.1 km
Stanford Junior School Good
(October 17, 2018)
1.11 km
Windlesham School 1.34 km
Queen's Park Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.38 km
The Montessori Place Outstanding
(September 21, 2017)
1.42 km
Stanford Infant School Outstanding
(February 22, 2007)
1.44 km
Downs Infant School Outstanding
(June 27, 2013)
1.48 km
Cardinal Newman Catholic School Good
(January 31, 2018)
1.51 km
Downs Junior School Outstanding
(March 16, 2011)
1.52 km
Cottesmore St Mary's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
1.54 km
Fairlight Primary School Good
(December 5, 2018)
1.58 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN1 3LP - Data from Apr 2022

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

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN1 3LP - Data from Apr 2022

Buckingham Road Bus Stop/Station 81 m
Buckingham Road Bus Stop/Station 99 m
Upper Gloucester Road Bus Stop/Station 114 m
Upper Gloucester Road Bus Stop/Station 129 m
North Road Bus Stop/Station 165 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 317 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 318 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 324 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 10.32 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 36.59 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 36.63 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN1 3LP - Data from Dec 2021

The Lake Inland Water 1.32 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Whitehawk Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.17 km
Bear Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.36 km
Tivoli Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km
Whitehawk Bottom Valley 2.69 km
Race Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.02 km
Three Cornered Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.37 km
Blackrock Valley Valley 3.37 km
Racehill Valley Valley 3.38 km
Sheepcote Valley Valley 3.38 km
Hollingbury Castle Hill Or Mountain 3.56 km
Western Lawns Urban Greenspace 3.58 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.77 km
Hogtrough Bottom Valley 3.99 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for BN1 3LP - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 125.8 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 17 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6.8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 13 5.3
30-300 Mbps 50% 112.8 17
300+ Mbps 50% 374.7 36.5

Gas Consumption

59 meters consuming 846,140 kWh - mean 14,341 kWh : median 13,037 kWh

Electricity Consumption

64 meters consuming 232,860 kWh - mean 3,638 kWh : median 3,461 kWh

Energy usage data for BN1 3LP - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.82659700
Longitude -0.14435800
OS Easting 530790
OS Northing 0104647
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: Aspiring and affluent
Subgroup: Highly-qualified quaternary workers
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 E33040761
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Brighton and Hove 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Brighton and Hove 027E
Output Area / Small Area 2D2