Postcode NN2 6JW (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN2 6JW and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN2 6JW is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN2 6JW is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN2 6JW is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.3 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 6JW as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to NN2 6JW is Trinity Avenue which is centered 136 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Golf Club and is 185 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.15 km away.

The closest primary school to NN2 6JW (for ages 11 and under) is Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 12, 2017. 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 6JW is Eastcote Arms and is 11.47 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Trinity Avenue 136 m
Murray Avenue 241 m
Stanhope Road 264 m
Brockton Street 275 m
Balfour Road 278 m
Balmoral Road 328 m
Bunting Road 334 m
Masefield Way 391 m
Kingsley Road 441 m
Fairway 447 m
Homestead Way 448 m
St George's Avenue 449 m
Kingsthorpe Grove 521 m
A5095 1.14 km
A5123 1.49 km


Information about the postcode NN2 6JW

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 NN2 6JW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
0 m
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
0 m
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
80 m
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
578 m
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
689 m
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
689 m
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
821 m
Bosworth Independent College 856 m
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
1.1 km
Kingsley Primary School 1.13 km
Green Oaks Primary Academy Good
(October 31, 2018)
1.29 km
Purple Oaks Academy 1.29 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.31 km
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.41 km
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
1.53 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
1.62 km
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.64 km
Cedar Road Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
1.64 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.7 km
Northampton School for Girls Good
(December 1, 2021)
1.73 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
11.47 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
11.47 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
11.47 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
11.82 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
11.82 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
12.01 km
Peggotty's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 16, 2021
12.35 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Golf Club Bus Stop/Station 185 m
Golf Club Bus Stop/Station 199 m
Murray Avenue Bus Stop/Station 334 m
Murray Avenue Bus Stop/Station 348 m
University Campus Bus Stop/Station 433 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.15 km
London Luton Airport Air 54.63 km
London Oxford Airport Air 55.06 km

Nearby Nature

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

The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.31 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.33 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.74 km
Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.86 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km
Obelisk Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Nursery Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.22 km
Little Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.38 km
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.55 km
Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.73 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.97 km
Butcher's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.08 km
Little Brickhill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.09 km


Country England
Latitude 52.25429600
Longitude -0.89153200
OS Easting 475763
OS Northing 0262370
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 North
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017313
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 015B
Output Area / Small Area 5A3