Postcode IP17 1AG (East Suffolk)

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The postcode IP17 1AG is located in East Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. IP17 1AG is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP17 1AG is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.7 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 IP17 1AG as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to IP17 1AG is Market Place which is centered 6 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Street Farm Road and is 92 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance1, 139 m away.

The closest primary school to IP17 1AG (for ages 11 and under) is Saxmundham Primary School.

The local pub for residents of IP17 1AG is Community Fridge and is 94 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 18, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Zorbas Kebab Cafe and is 0 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 55.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 89.5% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.7 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 IP17 1AG is covered by the Suffolk police force association and Suffolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP17 1AG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP17 1AG, and the approximate distance away.

Market Place 6 m
Back of Market Place 26 m
High Street 46 m
Bakers Mews 60 m
Station Approach 85 m
Street Farm Road 124 m
Bell Close 131 m
Sawmill Close 160 m
Howards Walk 173 m
New Cut 186 m
Chantry Road 204 m
Church Street 224 m
Fromus Square 228 m
Alma Place 230 m
North Entrance 242 m


Information about the postcode IP17 1AG

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 IP17 1AG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Saxmundham Primary School 633 m
Set Saxmundham School Good
(February 20, 2018)
659 m
Kelsale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
1.28 km
Benhall St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
1.41 km
Snape Primary School 4.66 km
Summerhill School 5.52 km
Coldfair Green Community Primary School 5.64 km
Yoxford & Peasenhall Primary Academy Good
(September 12, 2019)
5.79 km
Compass Community School Aylward Park 6.08 km
Middleton Community Primary School Good
(December 18, 2019)
6.34 km
Leiston Primary School Good
(December 1, 2017)
6.42 km
Alde Valley Academy Good
(September 21, 2017)
6.53 km
Aldeburgh Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
10.29 km
Rendlesham Primary School 10.96 km
Wickham Market Primary School Good
(October 10, 2017)
11.41 km
All Saints Church of England Primary School, Laxfield Outstanding
(October 20, 2021)
13.16 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP17 1AG - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Get Stuffed Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 4, 2022
0 m
Jinny's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 5, 2022
0 m
Saxmundham Local Retailers - other 4
December 3, 2021
0 m
Saxon Wines Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 20, 2021
0 m
Zorbas Kebab Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
0 m
Mandarin House Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
October 29, 2021
25 m
The Edge Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 11, 2021
25 m
Trawlers Catch Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 5, 2022
25 m
Vela Art Gallery Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 27, 2021
36 m
CandyHeaven Retailers - other 4
December 7, 2021
42 m
The Bell At Sax Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 4
October 29, 2021
87 m
Community Fridge Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 18, 2019
94 m
Saxmundham Town Council (Foodbank) Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
111 m
The Gannon Rooms Charity Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 7, 2018
111 m
Number 1 Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 19, 2022
143 m
Queens Head Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 22, 2018
143 m
Truffles Et Al Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
143 m
At The Crossroads Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 28, 2007
151 m
K B Stannard & Sons Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 30, 2022
151 m
Mama Bears Cake Bar Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 18, 2021
151 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP17 1AG - Data from Apr 2022

Street Farm Road Bus Stop/Station 92 m
Street Farm Road Bus Stop/Station 98 m
Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 143 m
Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 146 m
Waitrose Bus Stop/Station 224 m
Entrance1 Rail 139 m
Entrance2 Rail 172 m

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP17 1AG - Data from Dec 2021

Lodge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 351 m
Boundary Belt Woodland Or Forest 638 m
Rookery Wood Woodland Or Forest 721 m
Park Farm Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.01 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.04 km
Catsnaps Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.17 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.23 km
Bloomfield's Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Gardener's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.34 km
King's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Ash Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Leekhill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.47 km
Bullockshed Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.53 km
Moss's Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
Pearls Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP17 1AG - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 76.1 Mbps 55.5 Mbps 80 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 13.1 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 4.7 0.7
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 20.3 1
30-300 Mbps 89.5% 70.6 17.4
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

21 meters consuming 236,616 kWh - mean 11,267 kWh : median 9,022 kWh

Electricity Consumption

21 meters consuming 62,891 kWh - mean 2,995 kWh : median 2,259 kWh

Energy usage data for IP17 1AG - Data from 2020


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.21544700
Longitude 1.49214100
OS Easting 638652
OS Northing 0263218
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



Westminster Parliamentary
Suffolk Coastal
County Electorial Division Blything ED
Electoral Ward Saxmundham
Local Authority District East Suffolk
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Suffolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000244
Travel To Work Area Ipswich


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Suffolk and North East Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Saxmundham BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Saxmundham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028602
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003C
Output Area / Small Area 5B2