Postcode NN5 5PE (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN5 5PE and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN5 5PE is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN5 5PE is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN5 5PE is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.1 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 NN5 5PE as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to NN5 5PE is Lyncrest Avenue which is centered 24 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Melrose Avenue and is 232 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 1.64 km away.

The closest primary school to NN5 5PE (for ages 11 and under) is Lyncrest Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 16, 2017. 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 NN5 5PE is Eastcote Arms and is 9.02 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Bugbrooke Pizza Ltd and is 11.99 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on November 8, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 150.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 17.2 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN5 5PE 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 NN5 5PE and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN5 5PE, and the approximate distance away.

Lyncrest Avenue 24 m
Cameron Drive 85 m
Cameron Crescent 93 m
Trevor Close 105 m
Cameron Close 114 m
Trevor Crescent 125 m
Cotton Meadow 135 m
Malcolm Drive 163 m
Bants Lane 180 m
Melrose Avenue 194 m
Lovat Drive 229 m
Windsor Crescent 242 m
Carlyle Avenue 255 m
Mulberry Close 269 m
Crawford Avenue 285 m


Information about the postcode NN5 5PE

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 NN5 5PE - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Lyncrest Primary School Good
(March 16, 2017)
0 m
Chiltern Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
594 m
St James Church of England Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
828 m
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 25, 2021)
988 m
Millway Primary School Good
(March 14, 2018)
1.06 km
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.1 km
Hopping Hill Primary School Good
(March 7, 2019)
1.16 km
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
1.46 km
Upton Meadows Primary School 1.67 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.71 km
St Luke's Church of England Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
1.88 km
Quinton House School 1.89 km
The Duston School Good
(June 25, 2021)
1.92 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.97 km
Duston Eldean Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
2.01 km
Briar Hill Primary School & Nursery Good
(September 15, 2021)
2.03 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
2.03 km
Bosworth Independent College 2.06 km
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
2.41 km
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
2.41 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN5 5PE - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
9.02 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
9.02 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
9.02 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
9.3 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
9.3 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
9.54 km
Peggotty's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 16, 2021
9.78 km
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
9.82 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
9.89 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
9.9 km
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
10.27 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
10.74 km
Bugbrooke Pizza Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 8, 2021
11.99 km
Bugbrooke Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
11.99 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN5 5PE - Data from Apr 2022

Melrose Avenue Bus Stop/Station 232 m
Mendip Road Bus Stop/Station 234 m
Mendip Road Bus Stop/Station 245 m
Melrose Avenue Bus Stop/Station 256 m
Lovat Drive Bus Stop/Station 290 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 1.64 km
London Oxford Airport Air 52.82 km
London Luton Airport Air 55.44 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN5 5PE - Data from Dec 2021

Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.29 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 1.64 km
Berry Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.92 km
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.11 km
Bottom Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.87 km
Slatepit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km
Bottomclose Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
Round Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Harlestone Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.31 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.7 km
Dudman's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.76 km
Grange Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN5 5PE - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 150.8 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 19.1 Mbps 17.2 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 27 8
30-300 Mbps 0% 101.3 14.5
300+ Mbps 100% 505.7 38

Gas Consumption

28 meters consuming 356,339 kWh - mean 12,726 kWh : median 12,440 kWh

Electricity Consumption

28 meters consuming 93,271 kWh - mean 3,331 kWh : median 3,264 kWh

Energy usage data for NN5 5PE - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.24414900
Longitude -0.92791800
OS Easting 473296
OS Northing 0261204
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 Duston East
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: Multi-ethnic professionals with families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017352
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 024
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 024B
Output Area / Small Area 5A2