Postcode CR7 6AW (Croydon)

Map showing CR7 6AW and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR7 6AW is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in July 1990 and is an active postcode. CR7 6AW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR7 6AW is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3 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 CR7 6AW as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Young families and students.

The closest road name to CR7 6AW is Willett Place which is centered 69 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Colliers Water Lane and is 45 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.39 km away at Therapia Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Thornton Heath Rail Station, 1.15 km away.

The closest primary school to CR7 6AW (for ages 11 and under) is Paxton Academy Sports And Science. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Serious Weaknesses on November 27, 2019. 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 CR7 6AW is The Moon Under Water and is 1.44 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 15, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 63.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 66.7% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 83.3% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for CR7 6AW 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 CR7 6AW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR7 6AW, and the approximate distance away.

Willett Place 69 m
Willett Road 82 m
London Road 83 m
Thornton Row 99 m
Dovercourt Avenue 155 m
Raymead Avenue 173 m
Kirklees Road 180 m
Fairlands Avenue 201 m
Grove Road 227 m
Weybridge Road 239 m
Colvin Road 253 m
Alma Place 261 m
Trafford Road 268 m
Colliers Water Lane 277 m
Woodland Road 293 m

Postcode

Information about the postcode CR7 6AW

Introduction July 1990
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 CR7 6AW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
Paxton Academy Sports And Science Serious Weaknesses
(November 27, 2019)
0 m
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
474 m
Winterbourne Boys' Academy Good
(March 1, 2017)
503 m
Winterbourne Junior Girls' School Good
(November 2, 2017)
503 m
Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
503 m
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
889 m
West Thornton Primary School 962 m
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.06 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.06 km
Bensham Manor School Good
(January 17, 2018)
1.07 km
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
1.16 km
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
1.38 km
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
1.38 km
St James the Great RC Primary and Nursery School Outstanding
(October 25, 2012)
1.43 km
Beulah Junior School Good
(October 3, 2018)
1.46 km
Beulah Infants' School Good
(July 13, 2017)
1.54 km
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
1.56 km
Whitehorse Manor Infant School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.59 km
Whitehorse Manor Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.59 km
CACFO UK Education Centre Requires improvement
(March 13, 2019)
1.6 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR7 6AW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
Kabul Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
860 m
Karachi Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
860 m
Karachi Cuisine Banqueting Hall Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 4, 2021
860 m
Stop By Jamaican Takeaway Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
Satisfactory
November 21, 2019
860 m
The Quality Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 10, 2017
860 m
Cava-Ri Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
955 m
Mangualde Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
955 m
Somomo Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.02 km
Sorrento In Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 23, 2021
1.02 km
Playhouse Montessori Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
Good
November 10, 2021
1.21 km
Croydon Childrens Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 15, 2020
1.23 km
Daffodils Day Nursery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 13, 2021
1.4 km
Little Rayes Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.41 km
The Moon Under Water Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 15, 2021
1.44 km
The Norbury Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 15, 2021
1.44 km
Norbury Service Station Retailers - other 3
Satisfactory
December 2, 2021
1.44 km
Norbury Hall Residential Care Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 6, 2021
1.45 km
Best One Retailers - other 3
Satisfactory
December 2, 2021
1.51 km
Cafe Havana Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
Good
February 12, 2020
1.51 km
Cafe Havana Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
Good
February 12, 2020
1.51 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR7 6AW - Data from Apr 2022

Colliers Water Lane Bus Stop/Station 45 m
Colliers Water Lane Bus Stop/Station 66 m
Thornton Heath Pond Fairlands Avenue Bus Stop/Station 155 m
Brigstock Road London Road Bus Stop/Station 171 m
Brigstock Road London Road Bus Stop/Station 182 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.39 km
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.41 km
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.41 km
Thornton Heath Rail Station Rail 1.15 km
Selhurst Rail Station Rail 1.91 km
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 1.99 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.24 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.24 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.26 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.27 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.43 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.64 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR7 6AW - Data from Dec 2021

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.29 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 2.73 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.02 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.1 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 3.15 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.43 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 3.76 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 3.8 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.81 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 3.82 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.91 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 3.96 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.98 km

Broadband

Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR7 6AW - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.7 Mbps 63.3 Mbps 80 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 15.5 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Mbps
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Upload
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 25 3
30-300 Mbps 16.7% 73.7 18.4
300+ Mbps 66.7% - -

Location

Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39480400
Longitude -0.11494900
OS Easting 531241
OS Northing 0167882
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
11301
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: 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 E33033128
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 011E
Output Area / Small Area 3A2