Postcode CR7 7QT (Croydon)

Map showing CR7 7QT and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR7 7QT is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in July 1990 and is an active postcode. CR7 7QT is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR7 7QT is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.6 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 7QT as Multicultural metropolitans > Asian traits > Multicultural new arrivals.

The closest road name to CR7 7QT is Winterbourne Road which is centered 122 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Heathview Road and is 192 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.83 km away at Therapia Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Thornton Heath Rail Station, 1.01 km away.

The closest primary school to CR7 7QT (for ages 11 and under) is Winterbourne Boys' Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 1, 2017. 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 7QT is The Moon Under Water and is 1.02 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 15, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 89.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.2 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 2.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for CR7 7QT 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 CR7 7QT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR7 7QT, and the approximate distance away.

Winterbourne Road 122 m
Heathview Road 123 m
Langdale Road 129 m
Wiltshire Road 132 m
Lyndhurst Road 166 m
Goston Gardens 180 m
Oaklands Avenue 182 m
Stratford Road 236 m
Malvern Road 246 m
Warwick Road 267 m
St Christophers Gardens 283 m
Beverstone Road 292 m
Beechwood Avenue 294 m
St Stephen's Crescent 302 m
Totton Road 314 m


Information about the postcode CR7 7QT

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 7QT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Winterbourne Boys' Academy Good
(March 1, 2017)
0 m
Winterbourne Junior Girls' School Good
(November 2, 2017)
0 m
Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
0 m
Paxton Academy Sports And Science Serious Weaknesses
(November 27, 2019)
503 m
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
772 m
St James the Great RC Primary and Nursery School Outstanding
(October 25, 2012)
964 m
Bensham Manor School Good
(January 17, 2018)
1.07 km
Beulah Junior School Good
(October 3, 2018)
1.1 km
CACFO UK Education Centre Requires improvement
(March 13, 2019)
1.15 km
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
1.16 km
Beulah Infants' School Good
(July 13, 2017)
1.21 km
Kensington Avenue Primary School 1.29 km
Norbury High School for Girls Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.29 km
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
1.31 km
West Thornton Primary School 1.43 km
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.45 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.45 km
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
1.46 km
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
1.46 km
David Livingstone Academy Outstanding
(June 6, 2019)
1.51 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR7 7QT - Data from Apr 2022

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

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR7 7QT - Data from Apr 2022

Heathview Road Bus Stop/Station 192 m
Langdale Road Bus Stop/Station 233 m
Langdale Road Bus Stop/Station 261 m
London Road Galpins Road Bus Stop/Station 289 m
Galpins Road London Road Bus Stop/Station 358 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.83 km
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.84 km
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.84 km
Thornton Heath Rail Station Rail 1.01 km
Norbury Rail Station Rail 1.57 km
Selhurst Rail Station Rail 2 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.85 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.85 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.87 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.78 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.93 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 27.14 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR7 7QT - Data from Dec 2021

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.05 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 2.9 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 3.23 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.41 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.51 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 3.55 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.68 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.84 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 3.9 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 3.91 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.15 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 4.17 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR7 7QT - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 71.8 Mbps 89.2 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 14.8 Mbps 14.2 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 18 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 97.2 15.7
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

13 meters consuming 203,981 kWh - mean 15,691 kWh : median 13,782 kWh

Energy usage data for CR7 7QT - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39928300
Longitude -0.11391600
OS Easting 531300
OS Northing 0168382
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 Bensham Manor
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: Asian traits
Subgroup: Multicultural new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033116
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 009B
Output Area / Small Area 4C2