Postcode OX27 0HJ (Buckinghamshire)

Map showing OX27 0HJ and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX27 0HJ is located in Buckinghamshire It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. OX27 0HJ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX27 0HJ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.7 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 OX27 0HJ as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Ageing rural flat tenants.

The closest road name to OX27 0HJ is Castle Close which is centered 16 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Castle Street and is 199 m away.

The closest primary school to OX27 0HJ (for ages 11 and under) is Marsh Gibbon CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 6, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Cooper School. The last OFSTED inspection on June 6, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX27 0HJ is The Plough P.H. and is 280 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on March 13, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from The Prison Farm Shop and is 3.39 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Residents reported an average download speed of 88.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 70.4 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.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.7 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX27 0HJ is covered by the Thames Valley police force association and Buckinghamshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to OX27 0HJ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX27 0HJ, and the approximate distance away.

Castle Close 16 m
Castle Street 28 m
Suffolk Court 41 m
Swan Lane 153 m
Rectory Close 210 m
Scotts Close 221 m
Millfield Close 245 m
The College 368 m
Station Road 376 m
Clements Lane 384 m
Church Street 411 m
M40 11.4 km
A418 16.6 km
A46 64.16 km
A41 73.34 km


Information about the postcode OX27 0HJ

Introduction October 2000
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 OX27 0HJ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Marsh Gibbon CofE Primary School Good
(June 6, 2018)
0 m
Twyford C of E School Good
(September 14, 2017)
3.79 km
Grendon Underwood Combined School Good
(June 26, 2018)
3.88 km
Launton Church of England Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
4.39 km
Five Acres Primary School Good
(December 1, 2016)
5.47 km
Langford Village Community Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
5.85 km
Glory Farm Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
5.97 km
Bardwell School 6 km
The Cooper School Good
(June 6, 2017)
6.14 km
Longfields Primary and Nursery School Good
(February 22, 2017)
6.25 km
Steeple Claydon School and Pre-School Good
(June 11, 2019)
6.41 km
Southwold Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
6.63 km
Brookside Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
7.02 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Bicester Good
(October 19, 2017)
7.03 km
Bure Park Primary School Good
(November 28, 2017)
7.08 km
The Bicester School Good
(June 6, 2018)
7.11 km
Fringford Church of England Primary School Good
(June 27, 2017)
7.38 km
Gagle Brook Primary School 7.51 km
St Edburg's Church of England (VA) School Good
(November 24, 2016)
7.68 km
King's Meadow Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
7.92 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX27 0HJ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Fresh Start Catering At Marsh Gibbon C of E School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 18, 2019
0 m
Marsh Gibbon CoE School Breakfast Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 13, 2017
0 m
The Plough P.H. Pub/bar/nightclub 4
March 13, 2019
280 m
Marsh Gibbon Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 25, 2019
356 m
Marsh Gibbon Sports & Social Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 15, 2010
414 m
James Elton @ The Sow & Pigs Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 14, 2019
2.37 km
Springs Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
3.24 km
The Prison Farm Shop Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
3.39 km
Twyford Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 3, 2019
3.43 km
The Crown P.H. Pub/bar/nightclub 3
March 27, 2019
3.48 km
Great Moor Sailing Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 16, 2019
3.69 km
Chartwells At Twyford C Of E School School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 11, 2018
3.79 km
Lime Tree Court Residential Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 23, 2018
3.79 km
Alliance in Partnership at Grendon Underwood School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2020
3.88 km
Mace Convenience Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 21, 2019
3.99 km
Blue Texel Farmshop Retailers - other 4
March 23, 2019
4.08 km
The Swan Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
4.15 km
Costcutter Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
May 30, 2019
4.25 km
The Bull Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 8, 2018
4.25 km
Fresh Start Catering Launton School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 20, 2017
4.39 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX27 0HJ - Data from Apr 2022

Castle Street Bus Stop/Station 199 m
The Plough PH Bus Stop/Station 312 m
The Plough PH Bus Stop/Station 315 m
Post Office Bus Stop/Station 319 m
Post Office Bus Stop/Station 335 m
London Oxford Airport Air 19.17 km
London Luton Airport Air 46.88 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX27 0HJ - Data from Dec 2021

Ware Pond Inland Water 585 m
Broadmoor Pond Inland Water 992 m
Townsend Pond Inland Water 1.04 km
Beacon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.68 km
Ham Pond Inland Water 1.71 km
Rhon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.77 km
Windmill Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.82 km
Old Pond Inland Water 2.37 km
Poundon Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.44 km
Cub Pond Inland Water 3.32 km
Grebe Lake Inland Water 3.39 km
Dunsty Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.43 km
Spring Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.58 km
Mill Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.58 km
Poodle Gorse Woodland Or Forest 3.89 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX27 0HJ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 38.2 Mbps 88.7 Mbps 300 Mbps
Upload 6.3 Mbps 70.4 Mbps 300 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% 24.3 5.2
30-300 Mbps 0% 44.3 15.2
300+ Mbps 100% 300 300

Electricity Consumption

27 meters consuming 178,730 kWh - mean 6,620 kWh : median 6,631 kWh

Energy usage data for OX27 0HJ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 51.90255500
Longitude -1.05610700
OS Easting 465036
OS Northing 0223088
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
Electoral Ward Grendon Underwood
Local Authority District Buckinghamshire
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Buckinghamshire Thames Valley
Local Learning and Skills Council Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000060
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 Buckinghamshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Ageing rural flat tenants
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Marsh Gibbon BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33041180
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Aylesbury Vale 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Aylesbury Vale 004A
Output Area / Small Area 1B3