Postcode CR0 2AQ (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 2AQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR0 2AQ is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. CR0 2AQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR0 2AQ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.5 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 CR0 2AQ as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > New EU tech workers.

The closest road name to CR0 2AQ is Bedford Park which is centered 62 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Delta Point and is 100 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 204 m away at West Croydon Tram Stop The closest railway station is West Croydon Rail Station, 203 m away.

The closest primary school to CR0 2AQ (for ages 11 and under) is St. Mary's Catholic Junior School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 11, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris Invictus Academy Croydon. The last OFSTED inspection on September 30, 2016 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of CR0 2AQ is Kilkenny Tavern and is 1.32 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 1.25 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

Policing for CR0 2AQ is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Croydon is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to CR0 2AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR0 2AQ, and the approximate distance away.

Bedford Park 62 m
Wellesley Road 116 m
Woburn Road 142 m
St Michael's Road 151 m
Poplar Walk 173 m
Tavistock Road 206 m
Station Road 207 m
Bedford Place 271 m
Oakfield Road 313 m
Farquharson Road 363 m
North End 370 m
Lansdowne Road 371 m
Dingwall Road 380 m
Sydenham Road 566 m
B243 1.11 km


Information about the postcode CR0 2AQ

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 CR0 2AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 0 m
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
191 m
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
259 m
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon Outstanding
(September 30, 2016)
359 m
Harris Federation Post 16 469 m
Al-Khair School Preparatory School Good
(March 12, 2020)
605 m
Ark Oval Primary Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
646 m
Croydon College 666 m
Al-Khair School Good
(October 7, 2021)
671 m
Al-Khair Secondary Girls Good
(January 30, 2020)
671 m
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
713 m
Old Palace of John Whitgift School 796 m
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.05 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.05 km
Ark Blake Academy 1.08 km
Chaffinch Brook School 1.08 km
Broadmead Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
1.16 km
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 1.23 km
The Minster Nursery and Infant School Good
(January 24, 2019)
1.25 km
The Write Time Good
(June 19, 2019)
1.25 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR0 2AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.22 km
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
1.25 km
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
1.25 km
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
1.25 km
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
1.25 km
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
1.25 km
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
1.32 km
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
1.32 km
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
1.32 km
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
1.56 km
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
1.61 km
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
1.72 km
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
1.75 km
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
1.78 km
Early Start Late Finish Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 8, 2018
2.03 km
St Chads Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
2.03 km
Chilli And Spice Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 19, 2020
2.07 km
Crust Pizza / Texas Mexican Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 16, 2020
2.07 km
Londis Woodside Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2010
2.07 km
The Green Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 27, 2020
2.07 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR0 2AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Delta Point Bus Stop/Station 100 m
Delta Point Bus Stop/Station 106 m
Lunar House Bus Stop/Station 137 m
St Mary's Church West Croydon Bus Stop/Station 150 m
West Croydon Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 164 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 204 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 206 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 224 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 203 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 295 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 304 m
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.33 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.33 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.35 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.76 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.92 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 25.07 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR0 2AQ - Data from Dec 2021

Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.35 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.51 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 1.77 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 2.23 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.83 km
Haling Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Croham Hurst Woodland Or Forest 3.27 km
Breakneck Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.3 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.37 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.49 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 3.56 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.04 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.11 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.37896600
Longitude -0.09874400
OS Easting 532414
OS Northing 0166150
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

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Croydon Central
Electoral Ward Fairfield
Local Authority District Croydon
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London South

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000008
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance North West and South West London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
South West London Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South West London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: New EU tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33029552
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 027C
Output Area / Small Area 3D1