Postcode OX12 0AY (Vale of White Horse)

Map showing OX12 0AY and nearby postcodes

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

OX12 0AY is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7 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 0AY as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing industrious workers.

The closest road name to OX12 0AY is Steptoe Close which is centered 70 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Collett Way and is 127 m away.

The closest primary school to OX12 0AY (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 0AY is The Bay Tree and is 332 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 16, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Deja Vu and is 481 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on October 19, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 146.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.6 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. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX12 0AY 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 0AY and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Steptoe Close 70 m
Cotton Close 82 m
The Maples 92 m
Wick Green 146 m
Shepherds Close 166 m
Vestry Close 169 m
Churchward Close 179 m
Nobles Close 196 m
Farmstead Close 206 m
Hawksworth Close 228 m
Collett Way 252 m
The Kestrels 260 m
Peregrine Way 301 m
Fulmar Place 312 m
Teal Close 389 m


Information about the postcode OX12 0AY

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 0AY - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Millbrook Primary School Requires improvement
(January 15, 2020)
330 m
Grove Church of England School Good
(May 9, 2019)
561 m
Fitzwaryn School Outstanding
(March 12, 2019)
1.83 km
Stockham Primary School Outstanding
(March 29, 2019)
2.34 km
Charlton Primary School Good
(May 16, 2019)
2.55 km
St James Church of England Primary School, Hanney Good
(October 3, 2018)
2.62 km
Huckleberry Therapeutic School 2.72 km
Wantage Primary Academy 2.76 km
King Alfred's Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
2.96 km
Wantage Church of England Primary School Good
(July 2, 2019)
3.07 km
St Nicholas CofE Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
3.36 km
The Ridgeway Church of England (C) Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
5.13 km
Stanford In the Vale CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
6.11 km
The Hendreds Church of England School Outstanding
(November 2, 2016)
6.2 km
St Amand's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
6.64 km
St Michaels CofE Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
6.96 km
John Blandy Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
7.78 km
St Blaise CofE Primary School Good
(October 16, 2018)
8.45 km
Shellingford Church of England (Voluntary Aided) School Good
(February 7, 2017)
8.48 km
Drayton Community Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
8.67 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Edwards and Ward at Millbrook Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 30, 2021
330 m
Grove Day Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
January 11, 2022
330 m
Grovelands Park Pre-School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 24, 2011
330 m
Millbrook Kids Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 13, 2021
330 m
The Bay Tree Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 16, 2022
332 m
Bottle Top Retailers - other Exempt
August 6, 2013
481 m
Bretts Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 25, 2011
481 m
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 28, 2020
481 m
Deja Vu Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 19, 2021
481 m
Elaichi Tandoori Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 13, 2021
481 m
MILLBROOK FISH AND CHIPS Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
October 13, 2021
481 m
Munchies of Grove Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 3, 2020
481 m
Parsons Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
481 m
Tesco Express Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
July 26, 2011
481 m
Grove C Of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 25, 2021
561 m
Peking Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
January 19, 2022
573 m
Bell Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 1, 2015
617 m
Co-op Grove 1 Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
October 21, 2021
674 m
Cornerstone Christian Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
674 m
EAGLE PIZZA Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
January 10, 2022
674 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Collett Way Bus Stop/Station 127 m
Shepherds Close Bus Stop/Station 129 m
Collett Way Bus Stop/Station 133 m
Shepherds Close Bus Stop/Station 135 m
Wick Green Bus Stop/Station 136 m
London Oxford Airport Air 25.64 km

Nearby Nature

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

Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.11 km
Crab Hill Hill Or Mountain 2 km
High Peartree Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Lain's Row Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Bailey's Mead Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Little Mead Brake Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Lark Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.26 km
Marsh Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Lockinge Clump Woodland Or Forest 3.33 km
Letcombe Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.49 km
Chain Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.53 km
Coppice Leaze Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.63 km
Ardington Brook Inland Water 3.9 km
Hutchins's Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.05 km
Arn Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.22 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 146.4 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 14.6 Mbps 39 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% 19 7
30-300 Mbps 0% 114.4 12.9
300+ Mbps 100% 593 39

Gas Consumption

13 meters consuming 187,064 kWh - mean 14,390 kWh : median 16,045 kWh

Energy usage data for OX12 0AY - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.61307200
Longitude -1.42650400
OS Easting 439807
OS Northing 0190627
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 011C
Output Area / Small Area 8C1