Postcode NN2 7QL (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN2 7QL and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN2 7QL is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN2 7QL is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN2 7QL is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 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 NN2 7QL as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to NN2 7QL is St David's Road which is centered 64 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Queensland Gardens and is 215 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.57 km away.

The closest primary school to NN2 7QL (for ages 11 and under) is Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on April 18, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Cambian Northampton School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 24, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN2 7QL is Eastcote Arms and is 11.75 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 110.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 94.9% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 94.9% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN2 7QL 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 7QL and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN2 7QL, and the approximate distance away.

St David's Road 64 m
Queensland Gardens 68 m
Langdale Road 108 m
Queens Crescent 145 m
Eastern Avenue South 205 m
Auckland Close 218 m
Rosedale Road 220 m
Kingsthorpe Grove 223 m
Edinburgh Mews 290 m
Edinburgh Road 297 m
Nursery Lane 340 m
Kingsland Gardens 381 m
Cecil Road 458 m
Kingsthorpe Road 774 m
A508 1.4 km


Information about the postcode NN2 7QL

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 NN2 7QL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
0 m
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
275 m
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
441 m
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
441 m
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
571 m
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
578 m
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
578 m
Green Oaks Primary Academy Good
(October 31, 2018)
775 m
Purple Oaks Academy 775 m
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
932 m
Bosworth Independent College 1.29 km
Kingsley Primary School 1.29 km
Kingsthorpe College Good
(December 11, 2019)
1.43 km
Northampton School for Girls Good
(December 1, 2021)
1.54 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
1.57 km
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.75 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.78 km
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
1.92 km
All Saints CofE VA Primary School Good
(June 23, 2016)
1.93 km
Sunnyside Primary Academy Good
(October 3, 2018)
1.93 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN2 7QL - Data from Apr 2022

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

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN2 7QL - Data from Apr 2022

Queensland Gardens Bus Stop/Station 215 m
Queensland Gardens Bus Stop/Station 231 m
Kingsland Avenue Bus Stop/Station 280 m
Windyridge Bus Stop/Station 298 m
Kingsland Avenue Bus Stop/Station 333 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.57 km
London Luton Airport Air 55.17 km
London Oxford Airport Air 55.42 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN2 7QL - Data from Dec 2021

Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Obelisk Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.58 km
Nursery Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.75 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.75 km
Little Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Butcher's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.46 km
Little Brickhill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.52 km
Brickhill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.56 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.59 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN2 7QL - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 110.2 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 10.1 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7.5 0.8
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 11.3 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 139.7 13.7
300+ Mbps 94.9% 593 39

Gas Consumption

39 meters consuming 558,269 kWh - mean 14,315 kWh : median 14,195 kWh

Energy usage data for NN2 7QL - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.25921100
Longitude -0.89434000
OS Easting 475562
OS Northing 0262912
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 Kingsthorpe South
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Social renting young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017301
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 009B
Output Area / Small Area 4A1