Postcode CR90 9AS (Croydon) Terminated December 2018

Map showing CR90 9AS and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR90 9AS is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in September 2008 and terminated in December 2018.CR90 9AS is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

CR90 9AS is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1 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 CR90 9AS as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR90 9AS is Watteau Square which is centered 100 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Leighton Street and is 218 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 337 m away at Waddon Marsh Tram Stop The closest railway station is West Croydon Rail Station, 715 m away.

The closest primary school to CR90 9AS (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 CR90 9AS is Kilkenny Tavern and is 2.07 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 2 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

Policing for CR90 9AS 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 CR90 9AS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR90 9AS, and the approximate distance away.

Watteau Square 100 m
Grafton Road 112 m
Factory Lane 145 m
Bute Road 152 m
Sumner Road South 208 m
Euston Road 258 m
Albion Street 276 m
Enterprise Close 320 m
Leighton Street 322 m
Drury Crescent 356 m
Thomson Crescent 356 m
Chapman Road 415 m
Mitcham Road 958 m
A235 1.78 km
Purley Way 1.83 km


Information about the postcode CR90 9AS

Introduction September 2008
Termination December 2018
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 CR90 9AS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 323 m
Al-Khair School Preparatory School Good
(March 12, 2020)
463 m
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon Outstanding
(September 30, 2016)
683 m
Old Palace of John Whitgift School 848 m
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
875 m
The Minster Nursery and Infant School Good
(January 24, 2019)
966 m
The Write Time Good
(June 19, 2019)
966 m
The Minster Junior School 966 m
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 1.02 km
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
1.1 km
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.16 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.16 km
Harris Federation Post 16 1.21 km
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
1.26 km
West Thornton Primary School 1.28 km
Krishna Avanti Primary School Good
(May 1, 2019)
1.31 km
Link Secondary School Good
(January 19, 2022)
1.36 km
Croydon College 1.36 km
Beddington Park Academy 1.56 km
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
1.6 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR90 9AS - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
2 km
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
2 km
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
2 km
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
2 km
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
2 km
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.06 km
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.07 km
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
2.07 km
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
2.07 km
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
2.19 km
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
2.24 km
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
2.42 km
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
2.42 km
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
2.48 km
Bucky's Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 15, 2021
2.7 km
Candy Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 14, 2020
2.7 km
Doneagles Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 10, 2020
2.7 km
Elizabeth Hammond Day Nursery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 19, 2020
2.7 km
Emek Kebab Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 25, 2021
2.7 km
Liquorbin Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 29, 2018
2.7 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR90 9AS - Data from Apr 2022

Leighton Street Bus Stop/Station 218 m
Factory Lane Bus Stop/Station 266 m
Factory Lane Bus Stop/Station 303 m
Sumner Road Waddon Bus Stop/Station 347 m
Sumner Road Waddon Bus Stop/Station 357 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 337 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 347 m
Waddon Marsh Tram Stop Metro/Tram 358 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 715 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 732 m
West Croydon Rail Station Rail 814 m
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.94 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.95 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 10.96 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.46 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.62 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 24.81 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR90 9AS - Data from Dec 2021

Waddon Ponds Inland Water 972 m
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.16 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.95 km
Haling Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.99 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 3.17 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Round Shaw Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.63 km
Croham Hurst Woodland Or Forest 3.71 km
Breakneck Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.73 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.95 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 4.11 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.37806800
Longitude -0.11329100
OS Easting 531406
OS Northing 0166024
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 019D
Output Area / Small Area 4A3