Postcode NN8 3HB (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 3HB and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 3HB is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 3HB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN8 3HB is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.9 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 NN8 3HB as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to NN8 3HB is St Barnabas Street which is centered 27 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Northampton Road and is 170 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 1.82 km away.

The closest primary school to NN8 3HB (for ages 11 and under) is Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 8, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Friars Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on May 22, 2019 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN8 3HB is The Stags Head Public House and is 3 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 19, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Irchester Fish Bar and is 4.42 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on October 7, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 73.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14 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 2.2 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 NN8 3HB 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 NN8 3HB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN8 3HB, and the approximate distance away.

St Barnabas Street 27 m
College Street 90 m
Westfield Road 140 m
Grove Street 156 m
West Villa Road 195 m
Brook Street West 205 m
Dale Street 208 m
Buckwell End 213 m
Arthur Street 234 m
Hill Street 244 m
Short Lane 246 m
Wood Street 256 m
Claydon Close 258 m
Sun Lane 260 m
Townsend Close 268 m


Information about the postcode NN8 3HB

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 NN8 3HB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
0 m
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
113 m
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
371 m
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
651 m
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
689 m
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
809 m
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 852 m
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
889 m
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
931 m
Refocus 1.06 km
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
1.1 km
Wellingborough School 1.13 km
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
1.2 km
Ruskin Academy 1.36 km
Ruskin Infant School 1.36 km
Olympic Primary 1.38 km
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
1.47 km
Warwick Academy 1.47 km
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
1.52 km
Redwell Primary School 1.53 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN8 3HB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
2.96 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
2.96 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
3 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
3.11 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
3.12 km
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
3.32 km
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
3.56 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
3.56 km
Hey Sweetie Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
3.64 km
The Prosecco Stable Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 8, 2019
3.64 km
Abbey Farm - J Ireland And A Loft Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
3.82 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
3.89 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
4.2 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
4.26 km
Caketins Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
June 28, 2019
4.33 km
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
4.4 km
Irchester Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
October 7, 2021
4.42 km
Irchester Park Store Retailers - other 4
February 9, 2015
4.42 km
Delhi Cottage Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 8, 2021
4.44 km
Irchester Working Mens Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 24, 2014
4.47 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN8 3HB - Data from Apr 2022

Northampton Road Bus Stop/Station 170 m
Northampton Road Bus Stop/Station 175 m
Scout Hut Bus Stop/Station 241 m
Scout Hut Bus Stop/Station 252 m
Buckwell Green Bus Stop/Station 336 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 633 m
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 1.82 km
London Luton Airport Air 51.97 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN8 3HB - Data from Dec 2021

Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 317 m
Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.06 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.65 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.75 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.83 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.02 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.29 km
Wilby Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.37 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.39 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.52 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.64 km
Lodge Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.81 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN8 3HB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 67.9 Mbps 73.5 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 17.2 Mbps 14 Mbps 36 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% 20.6 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 73.8 15.8
300+ Mbps 100% 331 36

Gas Consumption

36 meters consuming 518,092 kWh - mean 14,391 kWh : median 13,757 kWh

Electricity Consumption

37 meters consuming 95,829 kWh - mean 2,590 kWh : median 2,434 kWh

Energy usage data for NN8 3HB - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.30138600
Longitude -0.70304700
OS Easting 488535
OS Northing 0267821
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
Electoral Ward Croyland and Swanspool
Local Authority District North 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 E06000061
Travel To Work Area Kettering and Wellingborough


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 Wellingborough BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Wellingborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017480
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 006B
Output Area / Small Area 5A2