Postcode NN3 3NQ (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN3 3NQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN3 3NQ is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN3 3NQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN3 3NQ 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 NN3 3NQ as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Multi-ethnic suburbia.

The closest road name to NN3 3NQ is Ashford Close which is centered 37 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Upper School and is 78 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 3.31 km away.

The closest primary school to NN3 3NQ (for ages 11 and under) is Abington Vale Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 10, 2018. 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 NN3 3NQ is Wellingborough Rugby Club and is 9.73 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 16, 2018.

Policing for NN3 3NQ 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 NN3 3NQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN3 3NQ, and the approximate distance away.

Ashford Close 37 m
Princess Close 116 m
Priory Close 126 m
Knowle Close 126 m
Meshaw Crescent 130 m
Chulmleigh Walk 183 m
Parracombe Way 189 m
Marwood Close 225 m
Cheriton Way 228 m
Primula Close 239 m
Landcross Drive 250 m
St Christopher's Walk 258 m
Wisteria Way 266 m
Hibiscus Close 268 m
Rushmere Crescent 276 m


Information about the postcode NN3 3NQ

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 NN3 3NQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Abington Vale Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
0 m
Northampton School for Boys Outstanding
(November 13, 2014)
645 m
Bridgewater Primary School Good
(November 15, 2018)
714 m
Barry Primary School Good
(June 15, 2016)
966 m
St Andrew's College Good
(July 1, 2021)
1.08 km
OneSchool Global Uk, Northampton Primary Campus 1.14 km
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
1.28 km
Weston Favell CofE Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2014)
1.37 km
Cedar Road Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
1.44 km
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
1.46 km
Headlands Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
2.04 km
Weston Favell Academy Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
2.07 km
Standens Barn Primary School 2.08 km
Eastfield Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
2.15 km
Kingsley Primary School 2.16 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
2.27 km
St Gregory's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 29, 2018)
2.49 km
Northampton College Good
(November 2, 2018)
2.54 km
The Arbours Primary Academy Good
(September 26, 2017)
2.56 km
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
2.67 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN3 3NQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
9.73 km
Hey Sweetie Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
10.14 km
The Prosecco Stable Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 8, 2019
10.14 km
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
11.51 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
12.16 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
12.19 km
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
12.22 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
12.22 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
12.22 km
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
12.44 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN3 3NQ - Data from Apr 2022

Upper School Bus Stop/Station 78 m
Upper School Bus Stop/Station 98 m
Landcross Drive Bus Stop/Station 154 m
Park Ave South Bus Stop/Station 160 m
Landcross Drive Bus Stop/Station 172 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 3.31 km
London Luton Airport Air 52.03 km
London Oxford Airport Air 55.03 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN3 3NQ - Data from Dec 2021

The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 764 m
Crowlane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.21 km
Coney Gree Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.24 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 3.42 km
Lings Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.84 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.98 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.18 km
Little Gap Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.35 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.5 km
Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 4.64 km
Goldenash Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.72 km
Pondhead Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.75 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.87 km
Little Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.99 km


Country England
Latitude 52.24089100
Longitude -0.85851800
OS Easting 478040
OS Northing 0260914
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 Riverside Park
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 E33017355
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 025
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 025D
Output Area / Small Area 6B1