Postcode CR0 2UR (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 2UR and nearby postcodes

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

CR0 2UR 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 CR0 2UR as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Young families and students.

The closest road name to CR0 2UR is Hartley Road which is centered 93 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Sumner Road Croydon and is 197 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 589 m away at West Croydon Tram Stop The closest railway station is West Croydon Rail Station, 610 m away.

The closest primary school to CR0 2UR (for ages 11 and under) is Chestnut Park Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on June 20, 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 2UR is Kilkenny Tavern and is 1.23 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 1.16 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Hartley Road 93 m
Hathaway Road 100 m
Elmwood Road 134 m
Wellington Road 147 m
Nova Road 166 m
Kidderminster Road 229 m
Lodge Road 237 m
Constance Road 256 m
Greenwood Road 272 m
St James's Park 280 m
Hughes Walk 293 m
Singleton Close 300 m
Kelling Gardens 305 m
Handcroft Road 323 m
Cavendish Road 327 m


Information about the postcode CR0 2UR

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 2UR - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
0 m
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
372 m
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
372 m
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon Outstanding
(September 30, 2016)
492 m
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
619 m
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 713 m
Al-Khair School Preparatory School Good
(March 12, 2020)
791 m
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
793 m
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
808 m
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 888 m
Broadmead Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
1.08 km
BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology Good
(January 24, 2018)
1.12 km
The Crescent Primary School Requires improvement
(November 4, 2021)
1.12 km
Harris Federation Post 16 1.16 km
Al-Khair School Good
(October 7, 2021)
1.23 km
Al-Khair Secondary Girls Good
(January 30, 2020)
1.23 km
Old Palace of John Whitgift School 1.25 km
Ark Oval Primary Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
1.27 km
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 1.31 km
West Thornton Primary School 1.32 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
1.16 km
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
1.16 km
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
1.16 km
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
1.16 km
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
1.16 km
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
1.23 km
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
1.23 km
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
1.23 km
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.26 km
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
1.31 km
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
1.36 km
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
1.55 km
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
1.55 km
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
1.62 km
Bucky's Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 15, 2021
1.84 km
Candy Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 14, 2020
1.84 km
Doneagles Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 10, 2020
1.84 km
Elizabeth Hammond Day Nursery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 19, 2020
1.84 km
Emek Kebab Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 25, 2021
1.84 km
Liquorbin Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 29, 2018
1.84 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Sumner Road Croydon Bus Stop/Station 197 m
Sumner Road Croydon Bus Stop/Station 235 m
Montague Road Bus Stop/Station 307 m
Broad Green Avenue Bus Stop/Station 315 m
Windmill Grove Bus Stop/Station 363 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 589 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 608 m
West Croydon Tram Stop Metro/Tram 610 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 610 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 642 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 678 m
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.62 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.63 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.65 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.22 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.37 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 25.55 km

Nearby Nature

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

Waddon Ponds Inland Water 1.84 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.86 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.05 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.66 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 2.86 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 3.35 km
Haling Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.4 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.59 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.83 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.83 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 3.88 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 3.96 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.38401500
Longitude -0.10504500
OS Easting 531961
OS Northing 0166700
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 Broad Green
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: Ethnic family life
Subgroup: Young families and students
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33029580
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 015C
Output Area / Small Area 3A2