Postcode CR9 0BD (Croydon) Terminated August 2010

Map showing CR9 0BD and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR9 0BD is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in August 2010.CR9 0BD is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

CR9 0BD 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 0BD as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Established renting families.

The closest road name to CR9 0BD is Vulcan Way which is centered 65 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Vulcan Way and is 176 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 997 m away at New Addington Tram Stop The closest railway station is Hayes (Kent) Rail Station, 3.86 km away.

The closest primary school to CR9 0BD (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 0BD is The Flying Machine and is 4.06 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 4.19 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on December 18, 2018.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Vulcan Way 65 m
Aragon Close 193 m
King Henry's Drive 218 m
Warbank Close 296 m
Warbank Crescent 306 m
Redstart Close 332 m
Calley Down Crescent 395 m
Layhams Road 1.22 km
Featherbed Lane 1.37 km
A232 5.8 km
B269 6.68 km
A2022 9.13 km
A21 29.71 km
M25 39.41 km
A20 44.76 km


Information about the postcode CR9 0BD

Introduction January 1980
Termination August 2010
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 0BD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Rowdown Primary School Good
(October 10, 2019)
371 m
Fairchildes Primary School 910 m
Meridian High School Requires improvement
(April 25, 2019)
910 m
Tudor Academy Good
(March 28, 2019)
992 m
Castle Hill Academy Good
(November 21, 2019)
1.64 km
Good Shepherd Catholic Primary and Nursery School Good
(September 12, 2018)
1.66 km
Applegarth Academy Good
(September 16, 2021)
2.14 km
Addington Valley Academy 2.16 km
Courtwood Primary School 2.42 km
Wickham Court School 2.47 km
Forestdale Primary School Good
(January 17, 2017)
2.72 km
Wickham Common Primary School Good
(February 6, 2018)
2.75 km
Keston Church of England Primary School Good
(September 27, 2018)
3.13 km
Red Gates School Good
(October 19, 2017)
3.19 km
The Quest Academy Good
(June 6, 2018)
3.19 km
Gilbert Scott Primary School 3.19 km
Greenvale Primary School Good
(April 19, 2017)
3.48 km
Oaklands Primary Academy Good
(May 23, 2018)
3.59 km
Glebe School Outstanding
(November 27, 2019)
3.7 km
Selsdon Primary and Nursery School Good
(June 18, 2019)
3.71 km

Nearby Food

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

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

Nearby Travel Links

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

Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 194 m
Vulcan Way Bus Stop/Station 205 m
Redstart Close Bus Stop/Station 211 m
Redstart Close Bus Stop/Station 225 m
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 997 m
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.01 km
New Addington Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.03 km
Hayes (Kent) Rail Station Rail 3.86 km
West Wickham Rail Station Rail 4.36 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 23.45 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 23.5 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 23.51 km

Nearby Nature

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

Addington Vale Valley 678 m
Rowdown Wood Woodland Or Forest 777 m
Hoppershatch Shaw Woodland Or Forest 861 m
Rushfield Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.04 km
Gushybank Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.09 km
Bradmanshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.15 km
Furze Bottom Valley 1.3 km
Threecorner Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.34 km
Five Oaks Woodland Or Forest 1.37 km
Baldwin Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Chapel Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.43 km
Broomfieldbank Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Frylands Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Bograms Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Long Shaw Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.34271700
Longitude -0.00310500
OS Easting 539181
OS Northing 0162296
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: Ethnicity central
Group: Ethnic family life
Subgroup: Established renting families
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 3A1