Postcode IP24 1AA (Breckland)

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The postcode IP24 1AA is located in Breckland, in the county of Norfolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. IP24 1AA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP24 1AA is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.1 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 IP24 1AA as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to IP24 1AA is White Hart Street which is centered 46 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Bus Interchange and is 107 m away. The closest railway station is Thetford Rail Station, 457 m away.

The closest primary school to IP24 1AA (for ages 11 and under) is Norwich Road Academy.

The local pub for residents of IP24 1AA is ICE and is 160 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on June 19, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Pizza Plus and is 0 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on July 15, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 62.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 57.1% 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 2.9 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for IP24 1AA is covered by the Norfolk police force association and Norfolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP24 1AA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP24 1AA, and the approximate distance away.

White Hart Street 46 m
King Street 85 m
Thomas Paine Avenue 86 m
Minstergate 127 m
St Nicholas Street 144 m
Painter Street 163 m
Water Lane 166 m
Claxton Close 189 m
Miller's Lane 198 m
Bridge Street 206 m
St Giles' Lane 214 m
New Road 224 m
Abbey Green 228 m
Earls' Street 231 m
Crown House Close 243 m


Information about the postcode IP24 1AA

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 IP24 1AA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Norwich Road Academy 270 m
Thetford Grammar School 278 m
The Damara School 294 m
Redcastle Family School Good
(July 5, 2017)
827 m
The Bishop's Church of England Primary Academy Serious Weaknesses
(October 9, 2019)
854 m
Diamond Academy Serious Weaknesses
(January 19, 2022)
860 m
Drake Primary School Good
(November 17, 2021)
997 m
Queensway Infant Academy and Nursery 1.01 km
Admirals Academy Requires improvement
(January 12, 2022)
1.21 km
Raleigh Infant Academy 1.21 km
The Thetford Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
1.55 km
Barnham Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2017)
4.18 km
Elveden Church of England Primary Academy Outstanding
(July 15, 2021)
6.52 km
Glade Academy 8.77 km
Forest Academy Good
(November 12, 2021)
9.12 km
Honington Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(July 15, 2021)
9.74 km
Riddlesworth Hall School 9.86 km
Breckland School Good
(September 20, 2017)
10.19 km
Weeting Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
10.65 km
Barningham Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(June 5, 2019)
11.79 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP24 1AA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Central Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 20, 2021
0 m
Mini Market Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 19, 2021
0 m
Nimmi Indian Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 20, 2021
0 m
Pizza Plus Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
July 15, 2021
0 m
Star OK Kebabs Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 5, 2021
0 m
Thomas Paine Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
May 19, 2021
0 m
Cheers Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 19, 2021
34 m
Mingchangs Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 3, 2022
53 m
Playdays Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 26, 2021
53 m
The Wereham House Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
October 18, 2021
53 m
Thetford Baptist Comm. Church Other catering premises 4
January 18, 2022
81 m
The Bell Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house Awaiting Inspection
April 12, 2022
95 m
Charles Burrell Museum Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 26, 2022
110 m
Iceland Foods Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 21, 2022
110 m
Poundstretcher Ltd Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 20, 2021
110 m
Wilko Retail Ltd Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 24, 2022
110 m
Rumbles Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 25, 2022
124 m
Savers Health & Beauty Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 9, 2020
124 m
ICE Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 19, 2019
160 m
USA Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 21, 2021
160 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP24 1AA - Data from Apr 2022

Bus Interchange Bus Stop/Station 107 m
Bus Interchange Bus Stop/Station 120 m
Bus Interchange Bus Stop/Station 139 m
Bus Interchange Bus Stop/Station 144 m
Bus Interchange Bus Stop/Station 149 m
Thetford Rail Station Rail 457 m
Thetford Rail Station Rail 500 m
Cambridge Airport Air 45.42 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP24 1AA - Data from Dec 2021

Butten Island Island 327 m
Redcastle Plantation Woodland Or Forest 938 m
Second Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.29 km
Kimms Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Sawyer's Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.72 km
Cedar Row Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Broom Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.77 km
Stanford's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.78 km
Chestnut Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Sandpit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.81 km
Abbey Heath Woodland Or Forest 1.81 km
Horse Meadows Woodland Or Forest 1.87 km
Navarino Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km
Mount Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km
Gallows Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.07 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP24 1AA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 72.7 Mbps 62.2 Mbps 79.98 Mbps
Upload 18.7 Mbps 14.1 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% 19.5 1
30-300 Mbps 42.9% 71.7 17
300+ Mbps 57.1% - -

Gas Consumption

11 meters consuming 210,331 kWh - mean 19,121 kWh : median 12,035 kWh

Energy usage data for IP24 1AA - Data from 2020


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.41501000
Longitude 0.74680300
OS Easting 586905
OS Northing 0283217
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
South West Norfolk
County Electorial Division Thetford East ED
Electoral Ward Thetford Castle
Local Authority District Breckland
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Norfolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000143
Travel To Work Area Thetford and Mildenhall


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Norfolk and Waveney CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Thetford BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33027762
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Breckland 016
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Breckland 016A
Output Area / Small Area 5A3