Postcode NN5 7DB (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN5 7DB and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN5 7DB is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN5 7DB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN5 7DB is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.4 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 7DB as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to NN5 7DB is Camrose Road which is centered 18 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Merthyr Road and is 154 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 1.28 km away.

The closest primary school to NN5 7DB (for ages 11 and under) is Earl Spencer Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 6, 2019. 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 7DB is Eastcote Arms and is 9.87 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 73.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 7.9 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 69.2% 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 1.5 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN5 7DB 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 7DB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN5 7DB, and the approximate distance away.

Camrose Road 18 m
Aberdare Road 42 m
Tenby Road 57 m
Littlewood Close 93 m
Swansea Road 110 m
Tintern Avenue 154 m
Merthyr Road 156 m
Brecon Street 179 m
Streatfeild Road 189 m
Swansea Crescent 195 m
Penarth Road 195 m
Cardigan Close 202 m
Dallington Road 207 m
Haven Close 230 m
Gladstone Road 256 m


Information about the postcode NN5 7DB

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 7DB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
177 m
St James Church of England Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
643 m
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 25, 2021)
896 m
Lyncrest Primary School Good
(March 16, 2017)
968 m
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.09 km
Bosworth Independent College 1.14 km
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
1.14 km
Chiltern Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
1.14 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
1.17 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.18 km
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
1.49 km
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
1.49 km
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
1.76 km
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
1.76 km
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.8 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
1.81 km
Hopping Hill Primary School Good
(March 7, 2019)
1.83 km
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
1.84 km
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
1.87 km
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
1.9 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN5 7DB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
9.87 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
9.87 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
9.87 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.18 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.18 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
10.39 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
10.6 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
10.61 km
Peggotty's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 16, 2021
10.68 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
11.55 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN5 7DB - Data from Apr 2022

Merthyr Road Bus Stop/Station 154 m
Merthyr Road Bus Stop/Station 154 m
Glebeland Road Bus Stop/Station 191 m
Merthyr Road Bus Stop/Station 195 m
Dryden Road Bus Stop/Station 213 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 1.28 km
London Oxford Airport Air 53.6 km
London Luton Airport Air 55.13 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN5 7DB - Data from Dec 2021

Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 1.39 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.69 km
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Berry Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.22 km
Bottom Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.22 km
Slatepit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.4 km
Harlestone Heath Woodland Or Forest 3.55 km
Round Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.63 km
Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.72 km
Bottomclose Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.77 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.84 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN5 7DB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 73.5 Mbps 107 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 7.9 Mbps 10 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 27 9
30-300 Mbps 30.8% 96 9
300+ Mbps 69.2% - -

Gas Consumption

13 meters consuming 125,129 kWh - mean 9,625 kWh : median 9,614 kWh

Electricity Consumption

13 meters consuming 75,140 kWh - mean 5,780 kWh : median 3,548 kWh

Energy usage data for NN5 7DB - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.24766300
Longitude -0.91494300
OS Easting 474176
OS Northing 0261608
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 Dallington Spencer
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 E33017321
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 017
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 017A
Output Area / Small Area 4A1