Postcode NN3 8NH (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN3 8NH and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN3 8NH is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in August 1993 and is an active postcode. NN3 8NH is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN3 8NH is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.9 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 NN3 8NH as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to NN3 8NH is Birds Hill Walk which is centered 209 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Little Billing Way and is 157 m away.

The closest primary school to NN3 8NH (for ages 11 and under) is Lumbertubs Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Northampton Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on November 13, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN3 8NH is Wellingborough Rugby Club and is 7.3 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 16, 2018.

Policing for NN3 8NH 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 8NH and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN3 8NH, and the approximate distance away.

Birds Hill Walk 209 m
Waypost Court 286 m
Ashmead 310 m
Emmanuel Gardens 324 m
Emmanuel Court 331 m
Leatherworks Way 375 m
Billing Brook Road 552 m
Little Billing Way 662 m
Lings Way 1 km
Wellingborough Road 1.17 km
A4500 2.67 km
A5076 2.77 km
A43 3.71 km
A428 7.59 km
A45 28.56 km


Information about the postcode NN3 8NH

Introduction August 1993
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 NN3 8NH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Northampton Academy Good
(November 13, 2019)
0 m
Billing Brook Special School Outstanding
(October 16, 2019)
458 m
Lumbertubs Primary School 750 m
Lings Primary School Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
880 m
Standens Barn Primary School 990 m
Woodvale Primary Academy Requires improvement
(November 20, 2019)
1.11 km
Weston Favell Academy Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
1.14 km
The Arbours Primary Academy Good
(September 26, 2017)
1.18 km
Blackthorn Primary School 1.37 km
Northampton College Good
(November 2, 2018)
1.38 km
Headlands Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
1.46 km
Greenfields Specialist School for Communication Good
(February 7, 2018)
1.46 km
Weston Favell CofE Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2014)
1.53 km
St Gregory's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 29, 2018)
1.55 km
Thorplands Primary School Good
(July 19, 2017)
1.69 km
St Andrew's Ceva Primary School Good
(November 20, 2019)
1.86 km
OneSchool Global Uk, Northampton Primary Campus 1.89 km
Rectory Farm Primary School Requires improvement
(January 22, 2020)
1.91 km
Ecton Brook Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.95 km
Bridgewater Primary School Good
(November 15, 2018)
1.99 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN3 8NH - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
7.3 km
Hey Sweetie Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
7.82 km
The Prosecco Stable Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 8, 2019
7.82 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
8.46 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
8.52 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
8.52 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
8.52 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
8.61 km
Oakfield Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 6, 2021
9.95 km
Dilsha Limited - Red House Garage Retailers - other 4
March 3, 2015
11.03 km
Queens Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
April 30, 2021
11.44 km
Wythmail's Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
11.44 km
Emberton Fayre Manufacturers/packers Exempt
October 20, 2021
13.29 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN3 8NH - Data from Apr 2022

Little Billing Way Bus Stop/Station 157 m
Little Billing Way Bus Stop/Station 221 m
Shopping Centre Bus Stop/Station 285 m
Shopping Centre Bus Stop/Station 285 m
Shopping Centre Bus Stop/Station 304 m
London Luton Airport Air 52.37 km
London Oxford Airport Air 57.69 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN3 8NH - Data from Dec 2021

Lings Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.2 km
Crowlane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.71 km
Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Goldenash Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.09 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Pondhead Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.27 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Great Olden Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.37 km
Blackthorn Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.76 km
Icehouse Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.83 km
Ecton Field Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.86 km
Ecton Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Pike Pond Inland Water 2.97 km


Country England
Latitude 52.25817500
Longitude -0.83073400
OS Easting 479905
OS Northing 0262865
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 Talavera
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 E33014702
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 007
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 007C
Output Area / Small Area 4A1