Postcode NN5 7PQ (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN5 7PQ and nearby postcodes

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

NN5 7PQ 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 7PQ as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to NN5 7PQ is Tamar Close which is centered 12 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Witham Green and is 196 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.5 km away.

The closest primary school to NN5 7PQ (for ages 11 and under) is Kings Heath Primary Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on January 11, 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 7PQ is Eastcote Arms and is 10.16 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 12.84 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on November 8, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 137.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 17.1 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 2.3 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 7PQ 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 7PQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Tamar Close 12 m
Conway Close 89 m
Avon Drive 105 m
Teviot Close 166 m
Witham Green 169 m
Bourne Crescent 181 m
Calder Green 181 m
Witham Walk 204 m
Church Green 211 m
Medway Drive 228 m
Woodside Walk 248 m
West Oval 254 m
Cherwell Green 276 m
Park Crescent West 296 m
Trent Close 301 m


Information about the postcode NN5 7PQ

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 7PQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Kings Heath Primary Academy Good
(January 11, 2017)
310 m
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(November 25, 2021)
381 m
Chiltern Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
857 m
Earl Spencer Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.16 km
Hopping Hill Primary School Good
(March 7, 2019)
1.18 km
Lyncrest Primary School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.33 km
Kingsthorpe Village Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.57 km
Duston Eldean Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
1.72 km
St James Church of England Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.73 km
Cambian Northampton School Good
(October 24, 2019)
1.81 km
Northgate School Arts College Outstanding
(November 14, 2017)
1.81 km
The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 17, 2018)
2.05 km
Millway Primary School Good
(March 14, 2018)
2.13 km
Bosworth Independent College 2.14 km
The Duston School Good
(June 25, 2021)
2.23 km
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
2.23 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
2.29 km
Whitehills Primary School Outstanding
(April 24, 2015)
2.32 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
2.32 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
2.35 km

Nearby Food

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

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

Nearby Travel Links

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

Witham Green Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Church Green Bus Stop/Station 225 m
Woodside Walk Bus Stop/Station 236 m
Witham Way Bus Stop/Station 391 m
Welland Walk Bus Stop/Station 440 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.5 km
London Oxford Airport Air 54.02 km
London Luton Airport Air 56.36 km

Nearby Nature

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

Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 347 m
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 544 m
Heath Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.2 km
Dallington Heath Woodland Or Forest 1.88 km
Slatepit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Harlestone Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.33 km
Berry Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Round Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.58 km
Bottomclose Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km
Dudman's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Bottom Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.35 km
Pale Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.36 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 137.2 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 17.1 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 118.9 15.6
300+ Mbps 100% 331 36

Gas Consumption

18 meters consuming 267,266 kWh - mean 14,848 kWh : median 14,989 kWh

Electricity Consumption

19 meters consuming 69,295 kWh - mean 3,647 kWh : median 3,069 kWh

Energy usage data for NN5 7PQ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.25611300
Longitude -0.92666200
OS Easting 473362
OS Northing 0262536
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 E33014738
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 018
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 018D
Output Area / Small Area 4A1