Postcode CR0 3AP (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 3AP and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR0 3AP is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. CR0 3AP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR0 3AP is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.9 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 3AP as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR0 3AP is Wingate Crescent which is centered 57 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Rochford Way and is 178 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 712 m away at Therapia Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Mitcham Junction Rail Station, 1.81 km away.

The closest primary school to CR0 3AP (for ages 11 and under) is West Thornton Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris Academy Merton. The last OFSTED inspection on September 27, 2012 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of CR0 3AP is The Moon Under Water and is 1.85 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 15, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from North Cafe and is 1.44 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 14, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 66.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 11.9 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 1.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for CR0 3AP is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Croydon is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).

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Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to CR0 3AP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR0 3AP, and the approximate distance away.

Wingate Crescent 57 m
Moys Close 121 m
Rochford Way 272 m
Red House Road 284 m
A236 372 m
Galpin's Road 834 m
Beddington Lane 1.04 km
Croydon Road 1.05 km
Mitcham Road 1.06 km
B272 1.2 km
A214 4.12 km
A237 4.26 km
A23 25.85 km
M25 32.66 km
A3 44.43 km

Postcode

Information about the postcode CR0 3AP

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 3AP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
125 m
West Thornton Primary School 770 m
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
773 m
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
957 m
The Sherwood School Good
(November 15, 2017)
972 m
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
1.13 km
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
1.23 km
Paxton Academy Sports And Science Serious Weaknesses
(November 27, 2019)
1.24 km
Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
1.51 km
Winterbourne Boys' Academy Good
(March 1, 2017)
1.51 km
Winterbourne Junior Girls' School Good
(November 2, 2017)
1.51 km
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 1.69 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.91 km
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.91 km
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
1.98 km
Stanford Primary School 2.03 km
Beddington Park Academy 2.04 km
Norbury Manor Primary School Good
(October 20, 2017)
2.05 km
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
2.07 km
Culvers House Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
2.19 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR0 3AP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
Eagle Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
1.44 km
Jerk Place Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.44 km
North Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 14, 2018
1.44 km
Northborough News Ltd Retailers - other 4
Good
April 15, 2021
1.44 km
Post Office Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 15, 2020
1.44 km
Save Express Retailers - other 4
Good
November 15, 2021
1.44 km
Kabul Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.47 km
Karachi Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
1.47 km
Karachi Cuisine Banqueting Hall Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 4, 2021
1.47 km
Stop By Jamaican Takeaway Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
Satisfactory
November 21, 2019
1.47 km
The Quality Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 10, 2017
1.47 km
Cava-Ri Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.56 km
Mangualde Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.56 km
Somomo Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.6 km
Sorrento In Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 23, 2021
1.6 km
Eltandia Hall Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
1.67 km
Little Rayes Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.72 km
La Finca Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.78 km
St Olaves Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
Satisfactory
February 5, 2019
1.84 km
The Moon Under Water Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 15, 2021
1.85 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR0 3AP - Data from Apr 2022

Rochford Way Bus Stop/Station 178 m
Rochford Way Bus Stop/Station 194 m
Therapia LaneCroydon Cemetery Bus Stop/Station 429 m
Pollards Hill Westmorland Way Bus Stop/Station 441 m
Therapia LaneCroydon Cemetery Bus Stop/Station 454 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 712 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 732 m
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 735 m
Mitcham Junction Rail Station Rail 1.81 km
Hackbridge Rail Station Rail 2.16 km
Hackbridge Rail Station Rail 2.24 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.01 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.02 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.03 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.77 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.93 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.18 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR0 3AP - Data from Dec 2021

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.33 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 2.51 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.57 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.68 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 2.71 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.05 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.14 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.93 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.99 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.03 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 4.38 km
Round Shaw Woodland Or Forest 4.68 km

Broadband

Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR0 3AP - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 75.9 Mbps 66.2 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 11.9 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Mbps
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Upload
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7.7 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 15 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 83.6 15.3
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

33 meters consuming 285,192 kWh - mean 8,642 kWh : median 7,084 kWh
Lowest
Highest

Energy usage data for CR0 3AP - Data from 2020

Location

Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39180500
Longitude -0.13208800
OS Easting 530059
OS Northing 0167518
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
7251
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Metropolitan Police

Government

Westminster Parliamentary
Constituency
Croydon North
Electoral Ward West Thornton
Local Authority District Croydon
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Secondary:
Local Learning and Skills Council London South

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000008
Travel To Work Area London

NHS

NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
(PCT or CT/LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
Croydon
Cancer Alliance North West and South West London
Strategic Health Authority
(SHA or LHB/HB/HA/HSCB)
London
Sustainability and Transformation
Partnership
South West London Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
(CCG or LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
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 E33033150
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 016
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 016C
Output Area / Small Area 4A3