Postcode CR9 0BA (Croydon) Terminated February 2001

Map showing CR9 0BA and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR9 0BA is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in December 2000 and terminated in February 2001.CR9 0BA is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

CR9 0BA is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.6 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 CR9 0BA as Hard-pressed living > Migration and churn > Hard-pressed ethnic mix.

The closest road name to CR9 0BA is Vulcan Way which is centered 105 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Vulcan Way and is 42 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 851 m away at New Addington Tram Stop The closest railway station is Hayes (Kent) Rail Station, 3.82 km away.

The closest primary school to CR9 0BA (for ages 11 and under) is Rowdown Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 10, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Meridian High School. The last OFSTED inspection on April 25, 2019 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of CR9 0BA is The Flying Machine and is 4.2 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on May 26, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Biggin Hill Spice and is 4.33 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on December 18, 2018.

Policing for CR9 0BA 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 CR9 0BA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR9 0BA, and the approximate distance away.

Vulcan Way 105 m
King Henry's Drive 233 m
Stowell Avenue 244 m
Windham Avenue 294 m
Rowdown Crescent 308 m
Godric Crescent 319 m
Calley Down Crescent 320 m
Aragon Close 336 m
Redstart Close 346 m
Hares Bank 404 m
Layhams Road 1.25 km
Featherbed Lane 1.26 km
A232 5.64 km
B269 6.76 km
A2022 8.98 km


Information about the postcode CR9 0BA

Introduction December 2000
Termination February 2001
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from CR9 0BA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Rowdown Primary School Good
(October 10, 2019)
271 m
Tudor Academy Good
(March 28, 2019)
831 m
Fairchildes Primary School 1 km
Meridian High School Requires improvement
(April 25, 2019)
1 km
Castle Hill Academy Good
(November 21, 2019)
1.49 km
Good Shepherd Catholic Primary and Nursery School Good
(September 12, 2018)
1.5 km
Applegarth Academy Good
(September 16, 2021)
1.98 km
Addington Valley Academy 2.01 km
Courtwood Primary School 2.26 km
Wickham Court School 2.39 km
Forestdale Primary School Good
(January 17, 2017)
2.55 km
Wickham Common Primary School Good
(February 6, 2018)
2.73 km
Red Gates School Good
(October 19, 2017)
3.02 km
The Quest Academy Good
(June 6, 2018)
3.02 km
Gilbert Scott Primary School 3.02 km
Keston Church of England Primary School Good
(September 27, 2018)
3.19 km
Greenvale Primary School Good
(April 19, 2017)
3.34 km
Selsdon Primary and Nursery School Good
(June 18, 2019)
3.55 km
Glebe School Outstanding
(November 27, 2019)
3.62 km
Forest Academy Good
(February 9, 2022)
3.67 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR9 0BA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Costcutter - Chinthia's Stores Retailers - other 3
February 9, 2022
2.56 km
The Nightingale Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
September 1, 2021
2.7 km
Biggin Hill Children And Family Centre Other catering premises Exempt
3.41 km
Biggin Hill Airport Other catering premises Exempt
August 8, 2018
3.63 km
Murrays Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
3.63 km
Signature Flight Support Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
February 22, 2022
3.63 km
The Lookout Coffee Shop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 28, 2018
3.63 km
Zenith Aviation Limited Retailers - other Exempt
November 12, 2018
3.63 km
Oaklands Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 28, 2019
3.74 km
The Hub - Before & After School Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 16, 2019
3.74 km
Lloyds Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
November 14, 2019
4.1 km
McColls Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
4.1 km
Ozzi's Big Breakfast Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 2, 2018
4.1 km
Valley Wine 2004 Limited Retailers - other Exempt
November 27, 2019
4.1 km
Co-op Service Station Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 21, 2020
4.15 km
Keyside Seafood Bar Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
December 30, 2021
4.15 km
The Flying Machine Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 26, 2021
4.2 km
Westerham Height Nurseries Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 21, 2022
4.22 km
Biggin Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 8, 2018
4.25 km
Biggin Hill Spice Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
December 18, 2018
4.33 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR9 0BA - Data from Apr 2022

Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 42 m
Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 66 m
Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 84 m
Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 167 m
Redstart Close Bus Stop/Station 204 m
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 851 m
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 857 m
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 875 m
Hayes (Kent) Rail Station Rail 3.82 km
West Wickham Rail Station Rail 4.26 km
Upper Warlingham Rail Station Rail 6.35 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 23.45 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 23.49 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 23.51 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR9 0BA - Data from Dec 2021

Addington Vale Valley 519 m
Rowdown Wood Woodland Or Forest 686 m
Hoppershatch Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.03 km
Rushfield Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.07 km
Gushybank Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.11 km
Bradmanshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.15 km
Threecorner Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Five Oaks Woodland Or Forest 1.4 km
Baldwin Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Chapel Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.44 km
Furze Bottom Valley 1.44 km
Frylands Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.56 km
Broomfieldbank Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Long Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.63 km
Crab Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.34339200
Longitude -0.00525900
OS Easting 539029
OS Northing 0162367
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 Central
Electoral Ward New Addington South
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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Migration and churn
Subgroup: Hard-pressed ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area New Addington BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33033247
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 036
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 036B
Output Area / Small Area 8D2