Postcode HG2 0AF (Harrogate)

Map showing HG2 0AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode HG2 0AF is located in Harrogate, in the county of North Yorkshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. HG2 0AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

HG2 0AF is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.2 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 HG2 0AF as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to HG2 0AF is Hill Rise Avenue which is centered 23 m away.

The nearest bus stop is College Street and is 95 m away. The closest railway station is Harrogate Rail Station, 1.69 km away.

The closest primary school to HG2 0AF (for ages 11 and under) is Rossett Acre Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 11, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harrogate Grammar School.

The local pub for residents of HG2 0AF is The Square And Compass and is 4.84 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on April 12, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 136.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 19 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 4.2 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for HG2 0AF 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 HG2 0AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to HG2 0AF, and the approximate distance away.

Hill Rise Avenue 23 m
College Street 76 m
Hill Rise Close 77 m
College Road 131 m
Westway 135 m
Swinton Court 181 m
Pannal Ash Drive 186 m
Pendragon Way 186 m
West Lea Avenue 196 m
Pannal Ash Grove 198 m
Harlow Chase 241 m
Harlow Park Crescent 246 m
Garden Mews 249 m
Pannal Ash Close 262 m
Harlow Park Road 271 m


Information about the postcode HG2 0AF

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 HG2 0AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Rossett Acre Primary School Good
(June 11, 2019)
545 m
Harrogate Grammar School 568 m
Ashville College 838 m
Rossett School Requires improvement
(June 19, 2019)
838 m
Western Primary School Outstanding
(June 6, 2018)
1.18 km
Brackenfield School 1.33 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
1.44 km
Oatlands Infant School 1.6 km
Harrogate Ladies' College 1.63 km
Oatlands Community Junior School Good
(April 24, 2018)
1.9 km
St Aidan's Church of England High School Serious Weaknesses
(September 29, 2021)
2.18 km
St John Fisher Catholic Academy 2.48 km
Harrogate, Grove Road Community Primary School Good
(June 21, 2018)
2.52 km
Coppice Valley Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
2.63 km
Pannal Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
2.64 km
Beckwithshaw Community Primary School Special Measures
(December 10, 2021)
2.64 km
Saltergate Community Junior School Requires improvement
(October 24, 2018)
2.65 km
Saltergate Infant School Good
(March 26, 2019)
2.65 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harrogate, A Voluntary Academy Good
(March 4, 2020)
2.66 km
New Park Primary Academy Good
(September 13, 2018)
2.83 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from HG2 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Square And Compass Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 12, 2022
4.84 km
North Rigton Church Of England Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
4.87 km
Almscliffe Hall Other catering premises Exempt
February 11, 2019
6.68 km
Liddle Lamb Retailers - other Exempt
September 13, 2017
6.91 km
Wharfedale Grange Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
October 9, 2018
8.12 km
The Stables Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 30, 2016
8.34 km
Leathley Farm Shop & Cafe Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 10, 2021
8.63 km
Riffa Garage Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 8, 2019
8.63 km
Sicklinghall Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
8.86 km
The Scotts Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 8, 2018
8.86 km
The Hovels Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
8.87 km
Last Friday Supper Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 26, 2018
9.21 km
Muddy Boots Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 11, 2018
9.29 km
After School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 7, 2017
9.31 km
Catering Leeds (Harewood Primary School) School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 15, 2019
9.31 km
Harewood Arms Hotel Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 26, 2019
9.31 km
Adventure Site Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 16, 2018
9.54 km
Harewood Food And Drink Project Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
9.61 km
Harewood House Trust Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
9.61 km
Harewood Food And Drink Project Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
9.62 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to HG2 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

College Street Bus Stop/Station 95 m
College Street Bus Stop/Station 98 m
Harlow Oval Bus Stop/Station 130 m
Harlow Oval Bus Stop/Station 228 m
Shepherds Dog Bus Stop/Station 243 m
Harrogate Rail Station Rail 1.69 km
Hornbeam Park Rail Station Rail 1.87 km
Pannal Rail Station Rail 2.97 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to HG2 0AF - Data from Dec 2021

Harlow Moor Woodland Or Forest 721 m
The Pine Woods Woodland Or Forest 889 m
Irongate Bridge Reservoir Inland Water 970 m
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 971 m
Beckwith Head Hill Or Mountain 1.52 km
Clark Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.97 km
Cardale Woodland Woodland Or Forest 2.06 km
John's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
Woodcock Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.4 km
Low Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.44 km
Cliff Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.5 km
Lambert Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.6 km
Snuffy's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.75 km
Martins' Pond Inland Water 2.75 km
Hookstone Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for HG2 0AF - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 136.9 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 19 Mbps 36 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 110 17.6
300+ Mbps 100% 460 36

Gas Consumption

15 meters consuming 412,784 kWh - mean 27,519 kWh : median 24,451 kWh

Electricity Consumption

15 meters consuming 76,097 kWh - mean 5,073 kWh : median 4,616 kWh

Energy usage data for HG2 0AF - Data from 2020


Country England
County North Yorkshire
Latitude 53.98174800
Longitude -1.55560600
OS Easting 429241
OS Northing 0454057
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 Harlow ED
Electoral Ward Harrogate Harlow
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Harrogate BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Harrogate BUASD
Workplace Zone E33013606
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Harrogate 020
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Harrogate 020E
Output Area / Small Area 5A1