Postcode CR0 3JT (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 3JT and nearby postcodes

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

CR0 3JT is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2 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 3JT as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR0 3JT is Thomson Crescent which is centered 38 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Sumner Road Waddon and is 216 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 316 m away at Waddon Marsh Tram Stop The closest railway station is West Croydon Rail Station, 949 m away.

The closest primary school to CR0 3JT (for ages 11 and under) is Harris Primary Academy Croydon. 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 3JT is Kilkenny Tavern and is 2.11 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 2.05 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 113.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.7 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 2.6 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 3JT 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 3JT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Thomson Crescent 38 m
Kingsley Road 98 m
Euston Road 105 m
Chapman Road 113 m
Miller Road 180 m
Martin Crescent 191 m
Sumner Road South 193 m
Enterprise Close 239 m
Onslow Road 242 m
Bute Road 248 m
Gurney Crescent 252 m
Hatton Road 290 m
Allen Road 294 m
Fairmead Road 351 m
Effingham Road 355 m


Information about the postcode CR0 3JT

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 3JT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 0 m
Al-Khair School Preparatory School Good
(March 12, 2020)
753 m
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon Outstanding
(September 30, 2016)
874 m
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
888 m
West Thornton Primary School 960 m
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.08 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.08 km
Old Palace of John Whitgift School 1.17 km
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 1.23 km
The Minster Nursery and Infant School Good
(January 24, 2019)
1.27 km
The Write Time Good
(June 19, 2019)
1.27 km
The Minster Junior School 1.27 km
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
1.28 km
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
1.46 km
Beddington Park Academy 1.47 km
Link Secondary School Good
(January 19, 2022)
1.48 km
Harris Federation Post 16 1.49 km
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
1.49 km
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
1.57 km
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.61 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
2.05 km
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
2.05 km
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
2.05 km
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
2.05 km
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
2.05 km
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.11 km
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
2.11 km
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
2.11 km
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.14 km
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
2.18 km
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
2.23 km
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
2.42 km
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
2.43 km
Kabul Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.44 km
Karachi Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
2.44 km
Karachi Cuisine Banqueting Hall Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 4, 2021
2.44 km
Stop By Jamaican Takeaway Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 21, 2019
2.44 km
The Quality Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 10, 2017
2.44 km
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
2.49 km
Cava-Ri Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.54 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Sumner Road Waddon Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Sumner Road Waddon Bus Stop/Station 230 m
Priory Road (CR0) Bus Stop/Station 300 m
Priory Road (CR0) Bus Stop/Station 336 m
Newman Road Bus Stop/Station 348 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 316 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 352 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 368 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 949 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 975 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 1.03 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.63 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.63 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.65 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.66 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.82 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 25.02 km

Nearby Nature

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

Waddon Ponds Inland Water 1.12 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.44 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.26 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.69 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
Haling Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 3.43 km
Round Shaw Woodland Or Forest 3.64 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.7 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.81 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 3.85 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 3.91 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.94 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.96 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 113.2 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12.7 Mbps 50 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5.3 0.8
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 11.4 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 122.8 14.4
300+ Mbps 100% 383.2 39.4

Gas Consumption

43 meters consuming 723,892 kWh - mean 16,835 kWh : median 15,530 kWh

Electricity Consumption

42 meters consuming 180,780 kWh - mean 4,304 kWh : median 3,188 kWh

Energy usage data for CR0 3JT - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.38026700
Longitude -0.11633400
OS Easting 531188
OS Northing 0166263
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: 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 E33033159
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 019
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 019B
Output Area / Small Area 4A3