Postcode NN18 8LA (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN18 8LA and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN18 8LA is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1992 and is an active postcode. NN18 8LA is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN18 8LA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.9 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 NN18 8LA as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to NN18 8LA is Coomb Road which is centered 180 m away.

The nearest bus stop is City Technology College and is 99 m away. The closest railway station is Corby Rail Station, 2.95 km away.

The closest primary school to NN18 8LA (for ages 11 and under) is Oakley Vale Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 14, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Brooke Weston Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on January 27, 2011 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN18 8LA is Great Oakley Cricket Club and is 483 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on December 10, 2009. The nearest takeaway food is available from Oakley Fish Bar and is 758 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on August 29, 2019.

100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for NN18 8LA 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 NN18 8LA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN18 8LA, and the approximate distance away.

Coomb Road 180 m
Wentin Close 245 m
Carlisle Close 251 m
Catchland Close 262 m
Gainage Close 262 m
Bies Close 262 m
Wroe Close 273 m
Hafod Close 276 m
Hield Close 277 m
Newmarket Close 298 m
Dolver Close 402 m
Chepstow Road 448 m
Boughton Road 499 m
Chatsworth Road 508 m
Garston Road 544 m


Information about the postcode NN18 8LA

Introduction January 1992
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 NN18 8LA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Brooke Weston Academy Outstanding
(January 27, 2011)
0 m
Oakley Vale Primary School Good
(June 14, 2017)
680 m
Corby Primary Academy Outstanding
(July 3, 2015)
1.05 km
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Corby Good
(July 7, 2016)
1.25 km
Kingswood Primary Academy Good
(November 20, 2018)
1.37 km
Danesholme Junior Academy Good
(May 16, 2018)
1.53 km
Danesholme Infant Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
1.53 km
Hazel Leys Academy Good
(June 6, 2018)
1.75 km
Kingswood Secondary Academy Good
(March 13, 2019)
1.95 km
Exeter A Learning Community Academy 2.13 km
Maplefields Academy Outstanding
(November 2, 2016)
2.18 km
Beanfield Primary School Good
(July 13, 2016)
2.42 km
St Brendan's Catholic Primary School Good
(June 21, 2018)
2.62 km
Red Kite Academy 2.63 km
Corby Technical School Outstanding
(April 30, 2014)
2.83 km
Little Stanion Primary School Good
(January 9, 2019)
3.11 km
Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Primary School Good
(February 7, 2018)
3.28 km
Woodnewton- A Learning Community Good
(July 17, 2018)
3.33 km
Corby Old Village Primary School Requires improvement
(September 11, 2019)
3.33 km
Studfall Junior Academy 3.44 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN18 8LA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Partnership Catering Brooke Weston Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 20, 2019
0 m
Lakelands Daycare Hospice Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 14, 2019
377 m
Great Oakley Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
December 10, 2009
483 m
Shaw HealthCare (Homes) Limited Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 16, 2020
483 m
Cakes 4U Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 5, 2017
498 m
Kings Catering Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2019
564 m
Pink Daisy Sweets Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 23, 2018
637 m
Harpers Brook Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 16, 2020
643 m
Oakley Vale Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 29, 2021
680 m
Busy Bee Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 30, 2019
758 m
Island Vape Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 6, 2019
758 m
Oakley Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 29, 2019
758 m
Pizza Hut Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
May 20, 2021
758 m
Subways Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
December 17, 2021
758 m
Tesco Supermarket Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
May 15, 2019
758 m
Woks Wagon Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 15, 2020
758 m
D & D Online Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 27, 2017
791 m
Catering Events Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 30, 2019
855 m
Big Bs Ices Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
January 28, 2020
965 m
Designmeacake Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 30, 2020
1.04 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN18 8LA - Data from Apr 2022

City Technology College Bus Stop/Station 99 m
Sports Pitches Bus Stop/Station 270 m
Catchland Close Bus Stop/Station 281 m
Catchland Close Bus Stop/Station 282 m
Sports Pitches Bus Stop/Station 293 m
Corby Rail Station Rail 2.95 km
East Midlands Airport Air 57.77 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN18 8LA - Data from Dec 2021

Young King's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.19 km
Old King's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Oakley Bushes Woodland Or Forest 1.57 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Bandy Slade Woodland Or Forest 1.89 km
South Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.13 km
Storefield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Swinawe Barn Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Sart Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Newton Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Swinawe Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Thoroughsale Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Hedgerow Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Forty Acre Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN18 8LA - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 100%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
Latitude 52.46743700
Longitude -0.71236300
OS Easting 487571
OS Northing 0286279
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
Electoral Ward Kingswood
Local Authority District North 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 E06000061
Travel To Work Area Corby


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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Multi-ethnic professionals with families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Corby BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Corby BUASD
Workplace Zone E33018021
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Corby 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Corby 009B
Output Area / Small Area 5A2