Postcode NN5 7PL (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN5 7PL and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN5 7PL is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in August 1993 and is an active postcode. NN5 7PL is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN5 7PL is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.1 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 7PL as Hard-pressed living > Migration and churn > Hard-pressed ethnic mix.

The closest road name to NN5 7PL is Brookside Meadows which is centered 111 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Woodside Walk and is 279 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.37 km away.

The closest primary school to NN5 7PL (for ages 11 and under) is St Mary's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on November 25, 2021. 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 7PL is Eastcote Arms and is 9.86 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 12.56 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on November 8, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 139 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.5 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 1.7 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Brookside Meadows 111 m
Bourne Crescent 144 m
Calder Green 144 m
Woodside Walk 267 m
Avon Drive 319 m
Woodside Way 357 m
Edgehill Road 506 m
Harlestone Road 1.34 km
A5123 2.84 km
A4500 4.21 km
A5076 4.98 km
A43 7.57 km
A428 12.91 km
A45 22.17 km
M40 38.8 km


Information about the postcode NN5 7PL

Introduction August 1993
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 7PL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 25, 2021)
277 m
Chiltern Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
555 m
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
563 m
Hopping Hill Primary School Good
(March 7, 2019)
925 m
Lyncrest Primary School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.07 km
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.13 km
St James Church of England Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.56 km
Duston Eldean Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
1.57 km
Millway Primary School Good
(March 14, 2018)
1.82 km
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.84 km
The Duston School Good
(June 25, 2021)
1.98 km
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
2 km
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
2 km
Bosworth Independent College 2.18 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
2.24 km
St Luke's Church of England Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
2.25 km
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
2.27 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
2.29 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
2.33 km
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
2.43 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
9.86 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
9.86 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
9.86 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.1 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
10.1 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
10.37 km
Peggotty's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 16, 2021
10.54 km
Bugbrooke Pizza Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 8, 2021
12.56 km
Bugbrooke Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
12.56 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Woodside Walk Bus Stop/Station 279 m
St Andrews Methodist Church Bus Stop/Station 379 m
St Andrews Methodist Church Bus Stop/Station 381 m
Hawksmoor Way Turning Circle Bus Stop/Station 392 m
Montague Crescent Bus Stop/Station 449 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.37 km
London Oxford Airport Air 53.71 km
London Luton Airport Air 56.26 km

Nearby Nature

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

Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 278 m
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 529 m
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.22 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
Berry Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Slatepit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.25 km
Harlestone Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.43 km
Round Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km
Bottomclose Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.68 km
Dudman's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Bottom Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Pale Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.38 km
Ellis's Pit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.41 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 139 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 15.5 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 9 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 91.6 11.7
300+ Mbps 100% 396.5 36.8

Gas Consumption

34 meters consuming 372,296 kWh - mean 10,950 kWh : median 9,848 kWh

Electricity Consumption

35 meters consuming 106,286 kWh - mean 3,037 kWh : median 2,848 kWh

Energy usage data for NN5 7PL - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.25371400
Longitude -0.92878600
OS Easting 473221
OS Northing 0262267
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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Migration and churn
Subgroup: Hard-pressed ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017324
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 018
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 018D
Output Area / Small Area 8D2