Postcode OX20 1AB (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX20 1AB and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX20 1AB is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in September 1991 and is an active postcode. OX20 1AB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX20 1AB is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.1 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 OX20 1AB as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Self-sufficient retirement.

The closest road name to OX20 1AB is Hill Rise which is centered 114 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Hill Rise and is 88 m away. The closest railway station is Hanborough Rail Station, 3.35 km away.

The closest primary school to OX20 1AB (for ages 11 and under) is Woodstock Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on October 16, 2013. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Marlborough Church of England School. The last OFSTED inspection on February 21, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX20 1AB is The Black Prince and is 482 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on May 20, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from The Wok Inn and is 859 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 10, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 47.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.9 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX20 1AB 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 OX20 1AB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX20 1AB, and the approximate distance away.

Hill Rise 114 m
Vermont Drive 130 m
Manor Road 185 m
Rosamund Drive 194 m
Vanbrugh Close 197 m
Marlborough Crescent 235 m
Mavor Close 265 m
A4095 3.25 km
B4027 8.45 km
M40 15.04 km
A423 24.3 km
A417 48.62 km
A46 64.51 km
A34 65.15 km
A41 66.77 km


Information about the postcode OX20 1AB

Introduction September 1991
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 OX20 1AB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Woodstock Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2013)
1.28 km
The Marlborough Church of England School Good
(February 21, 2018)
1.51 km
Wootton-By-Woodstock Church of England Primary School 2.24 km
Bladon Church of England Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
2.85 km
Combe CofE Primary School Outstanding
(April 29, 2008)
3.36 km
Hanborough Manor CofE School Good
(June 16, 2017)
4.01 km
LVS Oxford 4.56 km
Stonesfield Primary School Good
(December 6, 2017)
4.85 km
Tackley Church of England Primary School Good
(March 21, 2019)
5.07 km
Freeland Church of England Primary School Good
(May 3, 2017)
5.39 km
North Kidlington Primary School Good
(November 20, 2018)
5.89 km
Bletchingdon Parochial Church of England Primary School Good
(October 23, 2019)
6 km
William Fletcher Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
6.29 km
Kirtlington Church of England Primary School Good
(January 10, 2019)
6.3 km
St Thomas More Catholic Primary School, Kidlington Good
(September 26, 2018)
6.87 km
West Kidlington Primary and Nursery School Good
(September 25, 2019)
6.87 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Cassington Good
(April 5, 2017)
6.91 km
North Leigh Church of England (Controlled) School Good
(September 27, 2017)
7.06 km
Gosford Hill School Requires improvement
(February 7, 2018)
7.09 km
Edward Feild Primary School Good
(May 5, 2017)
7.22 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX20 1AB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Hamilton House Bed & Breakfast Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
December 11, 2019
0 m
The Black Prince Pub/bar/nightclub 4
May 20, 2021
482 m
Smarts Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 4, 2021
816 m
Soldiers Of Oxfordshire Museum Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 30, 2021
824 m
Spencer Court Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 6, 2021
841 m
Daba Indian Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 9, 2019
859 m
The Wok Inn Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
859 m
La Galleria Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 14, 2020
864 m
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 6, 2019
864 m
Woodstock Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2021
878 m
Darl-e And The Bear Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
879 m
Kings Arms Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 7, 2019
879 m
MacDonald Bear Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
October 14, 2019
881 m
The Feathers Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
October 14, 2019
910 m
The Woodstock Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 2
Needs Improvement
March 25, 2021
910 m
Woodstock Grocers Retailers - other 4
August 31, 2021
910 m
The Blenheim Buttery Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 6, 2019
914 m
The Blenheim Sandwich Co Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 15, 2019
914 m
Brothertons Brasserie Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 8, 2022
950 m
Ingredients Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 30, 2021
950 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX20 1AB - Data from Apr 2022

Hill Rise Bus Stop/Station 88 m
Hill Rise Bus Stop/Station 106 m
Vermont Drive Bus Stop/Station 146 m
Farm End Bus Stop/Station 271 m
Farm End Bus Stop/Station 288 m
Hanborough Rail Station Rail 3.35 km
Combe (Oxon) Rail Station Rail 3.36 km
Tackley Rail Station Rail 5.23 km
London Oxford Airport Air 4.34 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX20 1AB - Data from Dec 2021

Icehouse Clump Woodland Or Forest 367 m
Queen Pool Inland Water 915 m
Queen Elizabeth's Island Woodland Or Forest 1.1 km
Fourteen Acre Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.36 km
Walnut Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
The Lake Inland Water 1.72 km
New Park Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Weaveley Furze Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Mapleton Pond Inland Water 2.32 km
Campsfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.35 km
Pool Head Inland Water 2.42 km
Slape Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
High Park Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Worcester Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.66 km
Dornford Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.68 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX20 1AB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 43.8 Mbps 47.2 Mbps 74.07 Mbps
Upload 10.4 Mbps 12.1 Mbps 20 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% 22.2 6
30-300 Mbps 100% 52.9 13.5
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

28 meters consuming 532,445 kWh - mean 19,016 kWh : median 18,024 kWh

Energy usage data for OX20 1AB - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.85481400
Longitude -1.36101900
OS Easting 444106
OS Northing 0217551
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 Woodstock ED
Electoral Ward Woodstock and Bladon
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: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Self-sufficient retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area (pseudo) England (not covered)
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043974
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 004E
Output Area / Small Area 5B3