Postcode HG1 1BA (Harrogate)

Map showing HG1 1BA and nearby postcodes

The postcode HG1 1BA is located in Harrogate, in the county of North Yorkshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. HG1 1BA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

HG1 1BA is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.5 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 HG1 1BA as Cosmopolitans > Comfortable cosmopolitan > Migrant families.

The closest road name to HG1 1BA is Commercial Street which is centered 63 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Asda and is 100 m away. The closest railway station is Harrogate Rail Station, 310 m away.

The closest primary school to HG1 1BA (for ages 11 and under) is Harrogate, Grove Road Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 21, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harrogate Grammar School.

The local pub for residents of HG1 1BA is The Square And Compass and is 6.66 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on April 12, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 131.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 19.2 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 3.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for HG1 1BA is covered by the North Yorkshire police force association and North Yorkshire and York is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to HG1 1BA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to HG1 1BA, and the approximate distance away.

Commercial Street 63 m
Bower Street 96 m
Mount Parade 107 m
Strawberry Dale 108 m
Bower Road 110 m
Haywra Street 136 m
Strawberry Dale Terrace 146 m
Ebenezer Terrace 147 m
Granville Road 152 m
Strawberry Dale Avenue 154 m
Mayfield Grove 159 m
Cheltenham Parade 168 m
Back Dragon Parade 169 m
Northumberland Court 175 m
Cheltenham Mount 176 m


Information about the postcode HG1 1BA

Introduction January 1980
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 HG1 1BA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harrogate, Grove Road Community Primary School Good
(June 21, 2018)
628 m
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
658 m
Western Primary School Outstanding
(June 6, 2018)
769 m
Harrogate Ladies' College 836 m
Coppice Valley Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.03 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harrogate, A Voluntary Academy Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.09 km
Harrogate, Bilton Grange Primary School Good
(April 25, 2018)
1.17 km
Woodfield Primary School Special Measures
(January 30, 2020)
1.21 km
Harrogate High School Good
(November 15, 2017)
1.22 km
St Robert's Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Academy 1.22 km
Richard Taylor Church of England Primary School Good
(April 25, 2017)
1.45 km
New Park Primary Academy Good
(September 13, 2018)
1.46 km
Harrogate Grammar School 1.48 km
St Aidan's Church of England High School Serious Weaknesses
(September 29, 2021)
1.57 km
Brackenfield School 1.77 km
Willow Tree Community Primary School 1.77 km
St John Fisher Catholic Academy 1.86 km
Saltergate Community Junior School Requires improvement
(October 24, 2018)
1.87 km
Saltergate Infant School Good
(March 26, 2019)
1.87 km
Oatlands Infant School 1.99 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from HG1 1BA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Square And Compass Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 12, 2022
6.66 km
North Rigton Church Of England Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
6.66 km
Almscliffe Hall Other catering premises Exempt
February 11, 2019
8.49 km
Liddle Lamb Retailers - other Exempt
September 13, 2017
8.82 km
Sicklinghall Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
9.17 km
The Scotts Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 8, 2018
9.17 km
The Stables Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 30, 2016
9.3 km
Wharfedale Grange Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
October 9, 2018
9.45 km
Adventure Site Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 16, 2018
9.49 km
Leathley Farm Shop & Cafe Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 10, 2021
10.52 km
Riffa Garage Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 8, 2019
10.52 km
Wood Hall Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
December 3, 2019
10.93 km
Bay Horse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 12, 2020
10.95 km
Last Friday Supper Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 26, 2018
11.11 km
Catering Leeds (Deighton Gates Primary) School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 5, 2018
11.41 km
Brook Babes Little Learners Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
December 6, 2019
11.43 km
Chapter One Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 26, 2021
11.47 km
United Cooperatives Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 7, 2019
11.55 km
Wetherby Catering Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2019
11.59 km
Wetherby Golf Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
11.84 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to HG1 1BA - Data from Apr 2022

Asda Bus Stop/Station 100 m
Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 122 m
Hgte Bus Stn Stand 13 Bus Stop/Station 130 m
Hgte Bus Stn Stand 12 Bus Stop/Station 136 m
Hgte Bus Stn Stand 11 Bus Stop/Station 138 m
Harrogate Rail Station Rail 310 m
Hornbeam Park Rail Station Rail 1.85 km
Starbeck Rail Station Rail 2.53 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to HG1 1BA - Data from Dec 2021

Harlow Moor Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Irongate Bridge Reservoir Inland Water 1.7 km
Knox Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.79 km
Red Cat Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.83 km
Hookstone Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.04 km
Willow Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
The Pine Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Bathing Well Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.62 km
Limekiln Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.81 km
Bilton Beck Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Viaduct Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Spruisty Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.9 km
Mill Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Spring Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.32 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for HG1 1BA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 78.9 Mbps 131.3 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 19.2 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps - -
2-5 Mbps - -
5-10 Mbps - -
10-30 Mbps 21 1
30-300 Mbps 109 19.5
300+ Mbps 331 36

Gas Consumption

7 meters consuming 151,612 kWh - mean 21,659 kWh : median 6,843 kWh

Energy usage data for HG1 1BA - Data from 2020


Country England
County North Yorkshire
Latitude 53.99554200
Longitude -1.53832900
OS Easting 430364
OS Northing 0455599
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

North Yorkshire


Westminster Parliamentary
Harrogate and Knaresborough
County Electorial Division Harrogate Central ED
Electoral Ward Harrogate Central
Local Authority District Harrogate
Region / Government Office Region Yorkshire and The Humber
European Electoral Region Yorkshire and The Humber
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: York and North Yorkshire
Local Learning and Skills Council North Yorkshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000165
Travel To Work Area Harrogate


NHS England Region North East and Yorkshire
Primary Care Trust
North Yorkshire and York
Cancer Alliance Humber, Coast and Vale
Strategic Health Authority
Yorkshire and the Humber
Sustainability and Transformation
Humber, Coast and Vale
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS North Yorkshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Cosmopolitans
Group: Comfortable cosmopolitan
Subgroup: Migrant families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Harrogate BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Harrogate BUASD
Workplace Zone E33010226
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Harrogate 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Harrogate 015E
Output Area / Small Area 2C1