Postcode HG5 0AZ (Harrogate)

Map showing HG5 0AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode HG5 0AZ is located in Harrogate, in the county of North Yorkshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. HG5 0AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

HG5 0AZ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 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 HG5 0AZ as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing rural industry workers.

The closest road name to HG5 0AZ is Kings Road which is centered 48 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Princess Terrace and is 46 m away. The closest railway station is Knaresborough Rail Station, 1.07 km away.

The closest primary school to HG5 0AZ (for ages 11 and under) is Aspin Park Academy. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is King James's School. The last OFSTED inspection on April 25, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of HG5 0AZ is The Wild Swan and is 8.18 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on September 10, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 93.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.2 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 1.4 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 HG5 0AZ 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 HG5 0AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to HG5 0AZ, and the approximate distance away.

Kings Road 48 m
Queens Road 58 m
Chain Lane 65 m
Dentdale Drive 112 m
Cotterdale Close 123 m
Gordale Mount 129 m
Manor Crescent 148 m
Barbondale Grove 153 m
The Spinney 165 m
Princess Grove 193 m
Manor Drive 198 m
Lunedale Avenue 201 m
Cragdale Rise 202 m
Bardale Close 202 m
Appleshaw Close 226 m


Information about the postcode HG5 0AZ

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 HG5 0AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Forest School 351 m
Aspin Park Academy 528 m
Knaresborough St John's Church of England Primary School 648 m
King James's School Good
(April 25, 2017)
680 m
Meadowside Academy 683 m
St Mary's Primary School Knaresborough, A Voluntary Catholic Academy Good
(November 13, 2019)
1.13 km
Goldsborough Church of England Primary School Good
(June 13, 2017)
2.33 km
Starbeck Primary Academy 2.82 km
Springwater School Outstanding
(December 11, 2019)
2.82 km
Hookstone Chase Primary School Good
(April 9, 2019)
3 km
Scotton Lingerfield Primary School Good
(March 13, 2018)
3.14 km
Willow Tree Community Primary School 4.32 km
Harrogate High School Good
(November 15, 2017)
4.55 km
St Robert's Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Academy 4.55 km
Woodfield Primary School Special Measures
(January 30, 2020)
4.8 km
Follifoot Church of England Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
4.91 km
St John Fisher Catholic Academy 5.01 km
St Aidan's Church of England High School Serious Weaknesses
(September 29, 2021)
5.23 km
Richard Taylor Church of England Primary School Good
(April 25, 2017)
5.23 km
Harrogate, Grove Road Community Primary School Good
(June 21, 2018)
5.33 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from HG5 0AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Bridge Hotel & Spa Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 5, 2021
6.76 km
Adventure Site Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 16, 2018
7.85 km
Bay Horse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 12, 2020
8.01 km
Punch Bowl Inn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 21, 2019
8.12 km
Spellows Retailers - other 3
January 20, 2022
8.12 km
The Wild Swan Pub/bar/nightclub 3
September 10, 2021
8.18 km
Marton Cum Grafton C of E (VA) Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
July 2, 2018
8.24 km
Catering Leeds (Deighton Gates Primary) School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 5, 2018
8.52 km
Brook Babes Little Learners Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
December 6, 2019
8.64 km
Wetherby Catering Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2019
8.68 km
Richard Kay Charity Community Centre Other catering premises Exempt
June 19, 2018
8.7 km
The Victoria Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 5, 2019
8.7 km
Sicklinghall Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
8.71 km
The Scotts Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 8, 2018
8.71 km
Spellows Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2019
8.81 km
Moto Wetherby Motorway Service Area Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 23, 2020
8.84 km
United Cooperatives Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 7, 2019
8.89 km
Oaklands Residential Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 4, 2019
8.95 km
Anchor Inn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 16, 2019
8.96 km
Minskip Market Garden Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 14, 2018
8.98 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to HG5 0AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Princess Terrace Bus Stop/Station 46 m
Kings Road Bus Stop/Station 46 m
Chain Lane Bus Stop/Station 56 m
Lunedale Ave Bus Stop/Station 169 m
Manor Crescent Bus Stop/Station 175 m
Knaresborough Rail Station Rail 1.07 km
Starbeck Rail Station Rail 3.22 km
Hornbeam Park Rail Station Rail 5.74 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to HG5 0AZ - Data from Dec 2021

Short Hill Hill Or Mountain 228 m
Bunker's Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.01 km
Mill Stream Inland Water 1.17 km
Guiseley Hill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.37 km
Gallow Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.44 km
Badgers Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.46 km
Guiseley Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.49 km
Howe Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.63 km
Low Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.66 km
The Basin Inland Water 1.7 km
Thistle Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.71 km
Foolish Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
Belmont Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Dog Kennel Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
Fox Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for HG5 0AZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.7 Mbps 93.1 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 17.8 Mbps 14.2 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 18 6
30-300 Mbps 0% 106.2 15.8
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

23 meters consuming 207,695 kWh - mean 9,030 kWh : median 8,424 kWh

Electricity Consumption

24 meters consuming 70,317 kWh - mean 2,930 kWh : median 2,028 kWh

Energy usage data for HG5 0AZ - Data from 2020


Country England
County North Yorkshire
Latitude 54.00891500
Longitude -1.45441100
OS Easting 435854
OS Northing 0457126
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 Knaresborough ED
Electoral Ward Knaresborough Eastfield
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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Hard pressed ageing workers
Subgroup: Ageing rural industry workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Harrogate BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Knaresborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33013538
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Harrogate 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Harrogate 009A
Output Area / Small Area 8C2