Postcode NN2 6AF (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN2 6AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN2 6AF is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1992 and is an active postcode. NN2 6AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN2 6AF is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.6 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 NN2 6AF as Cosmopolitans > Students around campus > Student communal living.

The closest road name to NN2 6AF is Marriott Street which is centered 35 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Marriott Street and is 47 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 1.3 km away.

The closest primary school to NN2 6AF (for ages 11 and under) is Castle Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on January 12, 2022. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Malcolm Arnold Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on May 10, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN2 6AF is Eastcote Arms and is 10.63 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021.

Policing for NN2 6AF 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 NN2 6AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN2 6AF, and the approximate distance away.

Marriott Street 35 m
Hester Street 102 m
Semilong Road 147 m
Olivia Court 156 m
Adelaide Street 187 m
St Paul's Road 235 m
Northcote Street 241 m
Essex Terrace 255 m
Barrack Road 264 m
Leicester Street 272 m
Brick Kiln Lane 279 m
Agnes Road 281 m
Gordon Street 287 m
Freehold Street 303 m
Stanley Street 310 m


Information about the postcode NN2 6AF

Introduction January 1992
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 NN2 6AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bosworth Independent College 0 m
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
285 m
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
493 m
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
849 m
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
856 m
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
856 m
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
927 m
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
1 km
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.08 km
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
1.08 km
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
1.08 km
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
1.29 km
St James Church of England Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.39 km
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
1.43 km
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
1.54 km
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
1.62 km
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.78 km
Kingsley Primary School 1.87 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 25, 2021)
1.9 km
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
1.92 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN2 6AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
10.63 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
10.63 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
10.63 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.99 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.99 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
11.15 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
11.16 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
11.17 km
Peggotty's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 16, 2021
11.53 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
12.25 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN2 6AF - Data from Apr 2022

Marriott Street Bus Stop/Station 47 m
Marriott Street Bus Stop/Station 59 m
Brick Kiln Lane Bus Stop/Station 239 m
Brick Kiln Lane Bus Stop/Station 273 m
Arnold Road Bus Stop/Station 308 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 1.3 km
London Oxford Airport Air 54.2 km
London Luton Airport Air 54.39 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN2 6AF - Data from Dec 2021

Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 1.47 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.65 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.67 km
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.55 km
Obelisk Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.67 km
Nursery Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.87 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.93 km
Berry Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.95 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.05 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.17 km
Little Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.2 km


Country England
Latitude 52.24783300
Longitude -0.89832800
OS Easting 475310
OS Northing 0261644
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 St. George
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: Cosmopolitans
Group: Students around campus
Subgroup: Student communal living
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017331
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 021
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 021C
Output Area / Small Area 2A1