Postcode OX18 1AX (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX18 1AX and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX18 1AX is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in April 2008 and is an active postcode. OX18 1AX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX18 1AX is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.2 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 OX18 1AX as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to OX18 1AX is Marigold Square which is centered 36 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Marigold Square and is 31 m away.

The closest primary school to OX18 1AX (for ages 11 and under) is St John the Evangelist CofE VA Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on January 29, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Carterton Community College. The last OFSTED inspection on May 3, 2018 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of OX18 1AX is Carterton Squash Club and is 811 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 31, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Hoofs and is 74 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on February 23, 2022.

Policing for OX18 1AX 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 OX18 1AX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX18 1AX, and the approximate distance away.

Marigold Square 36 m
Thornhill Close 38 m
Sedge Way 59 m
Sorrel Way 69 m
Pear Tree Walk 112 m
Cherry Tree Way 112 m
Bluebell Way 126 m
Ash Avenue 153 m
Magnolia Way 167 m
Beech Lane 183 m
Orchid Way 184 m
Tamarisk Crescent 184 m
Poppy Terrace 190 m
Trefoil Way 192 m
Elm Close 195 m


Information about the postcode OX18 1AX

Introduction April 2008
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 OX18 1AX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St John the Evangelist CofE VA Primary School Outstanding
(January 29, 2020)
118 m
Carterton Primary School Requires improvement
(March 20, 2019)
958 m
Carterton Community College Requires improvement
(May 3, 2018)
1.04 km
Gateway Primary School Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
1.35 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Carterton Requires improvement
(January 15, 2020)
1.42 km
Brize Norton Primary School 1.55 km
Edith Moorhouse Primary School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.65 km
Sandwell Learning Centre 3.55 km
St Peter's Church of England School, Alvescot Good
(January 22, 2020)
3.65 km
St Kenelm's Church of England (VC) School Good
(March 20, 2018)
3.76 km
Windrush Church of England Primary School 4.75 km
Bampton CofE Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
5.29 km
Burford School Good
(May 10, 2018)
5.3 km
Burford Primary School Good
(September 19, 2018)
5.55 km
West Witney Primary School Good
(January 15, 2019)
5.85 km
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School, Witney Good
(June 14, 2017)
5.92 km
Clanfield CofE Primary School Good
(February 3, 2022)
6.24 km
Queen Emma's Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
6.35 km
Tower Hill Community Primary School Requires improvement
(September 19, 2018)
6.83 km
St Christopher's Church of England School Good
(November 28, 2017)
6.84 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX18 1AX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Carterton Food Angels Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
0 m
Co-op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 24, 2020
74 m
Hoofs Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 23, 2022
74 m
Peking Express Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 14, 2019
74 m
Soross Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 5, 2021
74 m
The Harbour - Fish And Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 23, 2019
74 m
Dolce At St John The Evangelist C Of E VA Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
118 m
Better Cafe - Carterton Leisure Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 31, 2019
332 m
Top Kitchens Bilash Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 15, 2022
434 m
Broadshires Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
October 10, 2018
531 m
The Homestead Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
531 m
Alex Kebabs Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
August 15, 2019
545 m
Co-operative Daycare Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 31, 2021
683 m
Habib's Kitchen Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
683 m
Baba's Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 13, 2019
686 m
Brize Norton Self Serve Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 12, 2019
749 m
Carterton Gymnastic Club CIC Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 11, 2021
755 m
Carterton Squash Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 31, 2018
811 m
The Masons Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 23, 2019
877 m
Crocodiles Of The World - Croc Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2021
899 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX18 1AX - Data from Apr 2022

Marigold Square Bus Stop/Station 31 m
Sorrel Way HaR Bus Stop/Station 58 m
Willow Drive Bus Stop/Station 131 m
Trefoil Way Bus Stop/Station 132 m
Willow Drive Bus Stop/Station 135 m
London Oxford Airport Air 20.35 km
Gloucestershire Airport Air 42.66 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX18 1AX - Data from Dec 2021

Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 819 m
Foxbury Plantation Woodland Or Forest 919 m
Lodge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.06 km
Barrow Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
Coneygar Pond Inland Water 2.74 km
Ten Acre Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km
Rabbit's Piece Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.04 km
Round Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.12 km
Huck's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.16 km
Lew Gorse Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km
Hen and Chicken Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.39 km
Sturt Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.43 km
Garson's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.58 km
The Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.72 km
The Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.74 km


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.76979000
Longitude -1.58754200
OS Easting 428558
OS Northing 0207982
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 Burford and Carterton North ED
Electoral Ward Carterton North East
Local Authority District West Oxfordshire
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 E07000181
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Carterton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Carterton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33044016
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 013
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 013E
Output Area / Small Area 5A3