Postcode NN1 5RT (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN1 5RT and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN1 5RT is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN1 5RT is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN1 5RT is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.7 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 NN1 5RT as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Multi-ethnic suburbia.

The closest road name to NN1 5RT is Chipsey Avenue which is centered 197 m away.

The nearest bus stop is School for Boys and is 75 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.68 km away.

The closest primary school to NN1 5RT (for ages 11 and under) is Barry Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 15, 2016. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Northampton School for Boys. The last OFSTED inspection on November 13, 2014 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN1 5RT is Wellingborough Rugby Club and is 10.37 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 16, 2018.

Policing for NN1 5RT is covered by the Northamptonshire police force association and Northamptonshire Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to NN1 5RT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN1 5RT, and the approximate distance away.

Chipsey Avenue 197 m
Loyd Road 326 m
Rushmere Avenue 334 m
Cranmere Avenue 348 m
Wycliffe Road 360 m
Lutterworth Road 388 m
Ardington Road 404 m
Billing Road 501 m
Rushmere Road 606 m
Park Avenue South 648 m
Nene Valley Way 1.14 km
A4500 1.17 km
A5095 1.28 km
A5123 1.73 km
Kettering Road 1.8 km


Information about the postcode NN1 5RT

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from NN1 5RT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Northampton School for Boys Outstanding
(November 13, 2014)
0 m
Barry Primary School Good
(June 15, 2016)
383 m
St Andrew's College Good
(July 1, 2021)
437 m
Abington Vale Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
645 m
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
822 m
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
829 m
Bridgewater Primary School Good
(November 15, 2018)
1.32 km
Cedar Road Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
1.48 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
1.65 km
OneSchool Global Uk, Northampton Primary Campus 1.79 km
Weston Favell CofE Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2014)
1.84 km
Kingsley Primary School 2.08 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
2.2 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
2.2 km
Bosworth Independent College 2.31 km
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
2.32 km
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
2.34 km
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
2.34 km
Eastfield Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
2.35 km
Headlands Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
2.42 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN1 5RT - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
10.37 km
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
11 km
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
11.6 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
11.6 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
11.6 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
11.6 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
11.63 km
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
11.89 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
12.14 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
13.02 km
Duncote Hall Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 7, 2020
14 km
Elior at Duncote & The Lakes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
14 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN1 5RT - Data from Apr 2022

School for Boys Bus Stop/Station 75 m
School for Boys Bus Stop/Station 98 m
Lutterworth Road Bus Stop/Station 172 m
Lutterworth Road Bus Stop/Station 289 m
Park Ave South Bus Stop/Station 375 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.68 km
London Luton Airport Air 52.29 km
London Oxford Airport Air 54.53 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN1 5RT - Data from Dec 2021

The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.1 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.78 km
Crowlane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.69 km
Coney Gree Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Little Gap Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.09 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.18 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.24 km
Lings Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.38 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.46 km
Grange Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.54 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.56 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.74 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.83 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.98 km


Country England
Latitude 52.23921600
Longitude -0.86755300
OS Easting 477426
OS Northing 0260718
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
Northampton South
Electoral Ward Delapre and Rushmere
Local Authority District West Northamptonshire
Region / Government Office Region East Midlands
European Electoral Region East Midlands
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: South East Midlands
Local Learning and Skills Council Northamptonshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000062
Travel To Work Area Northampton


NHS England Region Midlands
Primary Care Trust
Northamptonshire Teaching
Cancer Alliance East Midlands
Strategic Health Authority
East Midlands
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Northamptonshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Multi-ethnic suburbia
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33014750
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 025
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 025D
Output Area / Small Area 6B1