Postcode OX12 0AQ (Vale of White Horse)

Map showing OX12 0AQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX12 0AQ is located in Vale of White Horse, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX12 0AQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX12 0AQ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.3 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 OX12 0AQ as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing industrious workers.

The closest road name to OX12 0AQ is Ashdown Way which is centered 15 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Mandhill Close and is 222 m away.

The closest primary school to OX12 0AQ (for ages 11 and under) is Millbrook Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on January 15, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is King Alfred's. The last OFSTED inspection on May 10, 2018 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of OX12 0AQ is Grove Rugby Club and is 151 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on March 12, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from EAGLE PIZZA and is 487 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on January 10, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 105.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.2 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 1.5 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX12 0AQ is covered by the Thames Valley police force association and Oxfordshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to OX12 0AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX12 0AQ, and the approximate distance away.

Ashdown Way 15 m
Pound Croft 82 m
Tubbs Close 96 m
Sharland Close 103 m
De Vitre Place 113 m
The Willows 139 m
Cane Lane 144 m
Cherbury Green 156 m
Mandhill Close 159 m
Farm End 182 m
Westfield Close 199 m
Membury Way 224 m
Mill Lane 224 m
Barbury Drive 234 m
Elswith Close 253 m


Information about the postcode OX12 0AQ

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 OX12 0AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Millbrook Primary School Requires improvement
(January 15, 2020)
697 m
Fitzwaryn School Outstanding
(March 12, 2019)
959 m
Grove Church of England School Good
(May 9, 2019)
1.07 km
Stockham Primary School Outstanding
(March 29, 2019)
1.49 km
Charlton Primary School Good
(May 16, 2019)
1.67 km
Huckleberry Therapeutic School 1.8 km
King Alfred's Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
2.01 km
Wantage Primary Academy 2.02 km
Wantage Church of England Primary School Good
(July 2, 2019)
2.1 km
St Nicholas CofE Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
2.71 km
St James Church of England Primary School, Hanney Good
(October 3, 2018)
3.44 km
The Ridgeway Church of England (C) Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
4.66 km
The Hendreds Church of England School Outstanding
(November 2, 2016)
5.84 km
St Amand's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
6.29 km
Stanford In the Vale CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
6.68 km
St Michaels CofE Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
7.08 km
St Blaise CofE Primary School Good
(October 16, 2018)
8.46 km
John Blandy Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
8.74 km
Shellingford Church of England (Voluntary Aided) School Good
(February 7, 2017)
8.96 km
Harwell Primary School Good
(May 24, 2017)
9.01 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX12 0AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Grove Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
March 12, 2022
151 m
Co-op Grove 1 Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
October 21, 2021
487 m
Cornerstone Christian Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
487 m
EAGLE PIZZA Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
January 10, 2022
487 m
Premier Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
January 6, 2016
487 m
Bell Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 1, 2015
516 m
Peking Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
January 19, 2022
522 m
Bottle Top Retailers - other Exempt
August 6, 2013
604 m
Bretts Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 25, 2011
604 m
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 28, 2020
604 m
Deja Vu Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 19, 2021
604 m
Elaichi Tandoori Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 13, 2021
604 m
MILLBROOK FISH AND CHIPS Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
October 13, 2021
604 m
Munchies of Grove Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 3, 2020
604 m
Parsons Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
604 m
Tesco Express Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
July 26, 2011
604 m
Wantage & Grove FoodBank Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 15, 2020
630 m
Edwards and Ward at Millbrook Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 30, 2021
697 m
Grove Day Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
January 11, 2022
697 m
Grovelands Park Pre-School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 24, 2011
697 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX12 0AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Mandhill Close Bus Stop/Station 222 m
Mandhill Close Bus Stop/Station 229 m
Wessex Way Bus Stop/Station 235 m
Wessex Way Bus Stop/Station 245 m
Cane Lane Bus Stop/Station 338 m
London Oxford Airport Air 26.53 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX12 0AQ - Data from Dec 2021

Grove Woodland Or Forest 846 m
Crab Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.32 km
Lain's Row Woodland Or Forest 2.27 km
Lark Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.36 km
Letcombe Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Chain Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.57 km
Lockinge Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Ardington Brook Inland Water 3.26 km
High Peartree Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.36 km
Arn Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.41 km
Little Mead Brake Woodland Or Forest 3.42 km
Coppice Leaze Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.48 km
Marsh Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Windmill Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.57 km
Court Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.59 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX12 0AQ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.5 Mbps 105.4 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 19.3 Mbps 14.2 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 0.5
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 118.4 16
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

12 meters consuming 118,753 kWh - mean 9,896 kWh : median 8,784 kWh

Electricity Consumption

33 meters consuming 149,432 kWh - mean 4,528 kWh : median 3,840 kWh

Energy usage data for OX12 0AQ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.60440600
Longitude -1.42512600
OS Easting 439910
OS Northing 0189664
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

Thames Valley


Westminster Parliamentary
County Electorial Division Grove and Wantage ED
Electoral Ward Grove North
Local Authority District Vale of White Horse
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Oxfordshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000180
Travel To Work Area Oxford


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Thames Valley
Strategic Health Authority
South Central
Sustainability and Transformation
Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Oxfordshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Hard-pressed living
Group: Hard pressed ageing workers
Subgroup: Ageing industrious workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Wantage BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043935
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Vale of White Horse 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Vale of White Horse 011E
Output Area / Small Area 8C1