Postcode HG3 1AW (Harrogate)

Map showing HG3 1AW and nearby postcodes

The postcode HG3 1AW is located in Harrogate, in the county of North Yorkshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. HG3 1AW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

HG3 1AW is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.5 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 HG3 1AW as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to HG3 1AW is Beech Lane which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Castle School and is 98 m away. The closest railway station is Starbeck Rail Station, 5.74 km away.

The closest primary school to HG3 1AW (for ages 11 and under) is Spofforth Church of England Controlled Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 7, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is St John Fisher Catholic Academy.

The local pub for residents of HG3 1AW is The Scotts Arms and is 2.83 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 8, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 77.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 19.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.6 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for HG3 1AW 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 HG3 1AW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to HG3 1AW, and the approximate distance away.

Beech Lane 19 m
Clive Road 65 m
Canby Lane 85 m
Castle Street 136 m
Castle Close 140 m
Manor Garth 150 m
Mill Lane 153 m
Church Hill 154 m
Grange Avenue 169 m
Mill Close 183 m
School Lane 230 m
Church Lane 241 m
Follifoot Lane 267 m
Castle Ings 284 m
White Horse Mews 326 m


Information about the postcode HG3 1AW

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 HG3 1AW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Spofforth Church of England Controlled Primary School Good
(February 7, 2017)
238 m
Follifoot Church of England Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
2.33 km
Sicklinghall Community Primary School Good
(June 12, 2018)
2.83 km
All Saints Church of England School 4.09 km
Deighton Gates Primary School Good
(November 30, 2017)
4.44 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Wetherby Outstanding
(October 24, 2013)
4.66 km
Hookstone Chase Primary School Good
(April 9, 2019)
4.89 km
Crossley Street Primary School Outstanding
(December 12, 2012)
4.94 km
Goldsborough Church of England Primary School Good
(June 13, 2017)
5.3 km
Aspin Park Academy 5.36 km
St John Fisher Catholic Academy 5.42 km
St James' Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(July 3, 2019)
5.45 km
Wetherby High School Good
(January 17, 2019)
5.45 km
King James's School Good
(April 25, 2017)
5.49 km
Pannal Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
5.55 km
Willow Tree Community Primary School 5.62 km
Oatlands Community Junior School Good
(April 24, 2018)
5.63 km
Collingham Lady Elizabeth Hastings Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(November 24, 2021)
5.66 km
St Aidan's Church of England High School Serious Weaknesses
(September 29, 2021)
5.73 km
Springwater School Outstanding
(December 11, 2019)
5.86 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from HG3 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Adventure Site Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 16, 2018
2.28 km
Sicklinghall Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
2.83 km
The Scotts Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 8, 2018
2.83 km
Bay Horse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 12, 2020
3.88 km
Brook Babes Little Learners Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
December 6, 2019
4.26 km
Catering Leeds (Deighton Gates Primary) School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 5, 2018
4.27 km
United Cooperatives Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 7, 2019
4.33 km
Wetherby Catering Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2019
4.45 km
Wood Hall Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
December 3, 2019
4.49 km
Wetherby Golf Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
4.61 km
Catering Leeds (St Josephs Catholic Primary) School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 6, 2018
4.66 km
Wetherby And District Foodbank Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
July 21, 2015
4.83 km
Wharfe House Bed And Breakfast Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 8, 2016
4.85 km
Wetherby Film Theatre Retailers - other Exempt
February 17, 2015
4.9 km
Catering Leeds (Crossley Street Primary) School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
4.94 km
Kids Planet Wetherby Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 7, 2022
4.94 km
Sainsbury's Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 11, 2015
4.94 km
The Candy Shop Retailers - other Exempt
February 17, 1999
4.94 km
RVS (One Stop Shop) Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 26, 2018
4.98 km
Aldi Stores Limited Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
June 27, 2019
5.05 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to HG3 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Castle School Bus Stop/Station 98 m
Clive Road Bus Stop/Station 104 m
The Castle Bus Stop/Station 117 m
The Castle Bus Stop/Station 128 m
Massey Fold Bus Stop/Station 412 m
Starbeck Rail Station Rail 5.74 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to HG3 1AW - Data from Dec 2021

Furmard Hill Hill Or Mountain 650 m
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.07 km
Fishpond Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Dale Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.4 km
York Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.41 km
Swainthornes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
Grange Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.45 km
Alders Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Lodge Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Royal Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Hunger Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.77 km
Crag Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.83 km
Fox Heads Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.88 km
The Warren Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Pigeon Cote Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for HG3 1AW - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 78.7 Mbps 77.5 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 19.7 Mbps 20 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 100% 77.5 19.7
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 53,005 kWh - mean 10,601 kWh : median 11,158 kWh

Electricity Consumption

5 meters consuming 14,112 kWh - mean 2,822 kWh : median 2,979 kWh

Energy usage data for HG3 1AW - Data from 2020


Country England
County North Yorkshire
Latitude 53.95603000
Longitude -1.45031600
OS Easting 436168
OS Northing 0451244
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
Selby and Ainsty
County Electorial Division Pannal and Lower Wharfedale ED
Electoral Ward Spofforth with Lower Wharfedale
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) Rural village
Built-Up Area Spofforth BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33013611
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Harrogate 021
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Harrogate 021D
Output Area / Small Area 5A1