Postcode CR0 2EA (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 2EA and nearby postcodes

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

CR0 2EA is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.8 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 2EA as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR0 2EA is Owen Close which is centered 34 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Beaconsfield Road (CR0) and is 108 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.27 km away at West Croydon Tram Stop The closest railway station is Selhurst Rail Station, 445 m away.

The closest primary school to CR0 2EA (for ages 11 and under) is Broadmead Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on September 25, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ark Blake Academy.

The local pub for residents of CR0 2EA is Kilkenny Tavern and is 160 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 92 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 105.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.6 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 1.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for CR0 2EA 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 2EA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Owen Close 34 m
Bullrush Close 122 m
Burdett Road 136 m
Guildford Road 141 m
Selhurst New Road 184 m
Northcote Road 190 m
Selhurst Place 209 m
Westbury Road 234 m
Roden Gardens 234 m
The Crescent 237 m
Willow Wood Crescent 246 m
Tugela Road 267 m
Beaconsfield Road 273 m
Saracen Close 285 m
Limes Road 317 m


Information about the postcode CR0 2EA

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 2EA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Broadmead Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
0 m
BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology Good
(January 24, 2018)
269 m
The Crescent Primary School Requires improvement
(November 4, 2021)
269 m
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 443 m
Robert Fitzroy Academy Good
(July 3, 2018)
650 m
John Wood School & Nursery Good
(January 31, 2019)
855 m
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
876 m
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
912 m
Ark Blake Academy 924 m
Chaffinch Brook School 924 m
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
938 m
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
964 m
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
974 m
Whitehorse Manor Infant School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
989 m
Whitehorse Manor Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
989 m
Al-Khair School Good
(October 7, 2021)
1.01 km
Al-Khair Secondary Girls Good
(January 30, 2020)
1.01 km
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.02 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.02 km
Bensham Manor School Good
(January 17, 2018)
1.02 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
92 m
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
92 m
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
92 m
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
92 m
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
92 m
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
160 m
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
160 m
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
160 m
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
225 m
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
443 m
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
499 m
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
565 m
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
599 m
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
615 m
Early Start Late Finish Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 8, 2018
876 m
St Chads Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
876 m
The Clifton Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2020
964 m
Clifton Food And Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 14, 2017
1.02 km
Bucky's Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 15, 2021
1.12 km
Candy Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 14, 2020
1.12 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Beaconsfield Road (CR0) Bus Stop/Station 108 m
Selhurst New Road Bus Stop/Station 157 m
Beaconsfield Road (CR0) Bus Stop/Station 187 m
Selhurst New Road Bus Stop/Station 206 m
Windmill Road Selhurst Bus Stop/Station 304 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.27 km
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.27 km
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.27 km
Selhurst Rail Station Rail 445 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 1.27 km
Thornton Heath Rail Station Rail 1.29 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.76 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.77 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.79 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.89 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.04 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.18 km

Nearby Nature

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

Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.24 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 2.38 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 2.4 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.67 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.71 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 2.83 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 2.97 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.05 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.38 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.46 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.6 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.67 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.7 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 3.72 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR0 2EA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 105.5 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12.6 Mbps 50 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 12 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 118.3 13.6
300+ Mbps 100% 330.5 43

Gas Consumption

19 meters consuming 219,166 kWh - mean 11,535 kWh : median 11,317 kWh

Electricity Consumption

22 meters consuming 104,659 kWh - mean 4,757 kWh : median 3,909 kWh

Energy usage data for CR0 2EA - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.38819300
Longitude -0.09101400
OS Easting 532927
OS Northing 0167190
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 North
Electoral Ward Selhurst
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033135
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 013
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 013B
Output Area / Small Area 4A3