Postcode OX29 5SB (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX29 5SB and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX29 5SB is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in June 2001 and is an active postcode. OX29 5SB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX29 5SB 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 OX29 5SB as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to OX29 5SB is Blackditch which is centered 23 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Willowbrook and is 73 m away.

The closest primary school to OX29 5SB (for ages 11 and under) is Stanton Harcourt CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 16, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bartholomew School. The last OFSTED inspection on May 22, 2013 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of OX29 5SB is The Harcourt Arms and is 535 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 9, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 142.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 108.9 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 OX29 5SB 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 OX29 5SB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX29 5SB, and the approximate distance away.

Blackditch 23 m
The Row 60 m
Willowbrook 82 m
The Close 132 m
Farmhouse Close 157 m
Bury Mead 176 m
Quoits Close 195 m
Barlin Close 204 m
Flexneys Paddock 253 m
Main Road 309 m
B4449 3.11 km
A4095 9.11 km
A415 10.56 km
M40 26.33 km
A420 29.64 km


Information about the postcode OX29 5SB

Introduction June 2001
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 OX29 5SB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stanton Harcourt CofE Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
535 m
Standlake Church of England Primary School Good
(June 20, 2017)
2.52 km
Mulberry Bush School Outstanding
(January 16, 2018)
3.57 km
Cokethorpe School 3.88 km
Bartholomew School Outstanding
(May 22, 2013)
4.17 km
Eynsham Community Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
4.67 km
Appleton Church of England (A) Primary School Outstanding
(June 27, 2008)
5.29 km
Ducklington Primary School Good
(January 30, 2018)
5.5 km
Cumnor Church of England School (Voluntary Controlled) Good
(September 14, 2017)
5.55 km
The Blake Church of England Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
6.03 km
Madley Brook Community Primary School 6.41 km
Springfield School 6.41 km
St Mary's Church of England Controlled Infant School Good
(November 27, 2018)
6.51 km
Wood Green School Good
(March 12, 2019)
6.56 km
Longworth Primary School Outstanding
(December 3, 2010)
6.57 km
The Henry Box School Good
(November 22, 2017)
6.6 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Cassington Good
(April 5, 2017)
6.69 km
The Batt Church of England Primary School 6.76 km
Queen Emma's Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
7.14 km
Matthew Arnold School Good
(November 14, 2018)
7.18 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX29 5SB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Village Shop And Post Office - Stanton Harcourt Retailers - other 4
January 14, 2022
0 m
Dolce Ltd @ Stanton Harcourt C E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
535 m
The Harcourt Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
535 m
West Oxfordshire Sailing Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
1.62 km
Hardwick Parks Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 28, 2019
2.17 km
The Boat Shed Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 28, 2019
2.17 km
Linear Fisheries Oxford - Linear Bait And Tackle - SEASONAL Retailers - other 4
September 4, 2019
2.29 km
Waterside Therapy Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.29 km
Standlake Ranch Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
December 11, 2019
2.4 km
Standlake C Of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
2.52 km
Vicky's After School Club - Standlake C Of E School Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 11, 2019
2.52 km
Meadow View Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
October 26, 2021
2.68 km
Standlake Cake Company Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
July 10, 2019
2.68 km
The Oxford Wine Co Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 14, 2018
2.77 km
Ferryman Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
2.78 km
Pinnocks Farm Pork Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 11, 2019
2.88 km
St Michael & St Denys Thursday Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 13, 2017
2.97 km
The Red Lion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
2.97 km
Standlake PO & Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 8, 2018
3.08 km
The Black Horse Pub/bar/nightclub 4
March 14, 2019
3.08 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX29 5SB - Data from Apr 2022

Willowbrook Bus Stop/Station 73 m
Flexneys Paddock Bus Stop/Station 293 m
Flexneys Paddock Bus Stop/Station 308 m
Harcourt Arms Bus Stop/Station 521 m
Halifax Way Bus Stop/Station 547 m
London Oxford Airport Air 11.46 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX29 5SB - Data from Dec 2021

Linch Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.77 km
Stoneacres Lake Inland Water 1.78 km
Tar Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.13 km
Willow Pool Inland Water 2.22 km
Whitley Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.18 km
Berryham Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Bushy Leaze Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.58 km
Farmoor Reservoir Inland Water 3.61 km
Fishhouse Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.95 km
Kimber's Brake Woodland Or Forest 3.97 km
Hanging Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.98 km
Ash Plantations Woodland Or Forest 4.04 km
Eaton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 4.06 km
Whitley Brake Woodland Or Forest 4.06 km
Stroud Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.07 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX29 5SB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.4 Mbps 142.1 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 108.9 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 2 0.7
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 83.6 36.5
300+ Mbps 100% 416.7 416.7

Electricity Consumption

32 meters consuming 207,733 kWh - mean 6,492 kWh : median 5,707 kWh

Energy usage data for OX29 5SB - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.74854000
Longitude -1.40762600
OS Easting 440992
OS Northing 0205704
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 Eynsham ED
Electoral Ward Standlake, Aston and Stanton Harcourt
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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Stanton Harcourt BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33038797
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 011D
Output Area / Small Area 1B2