Postcode OX29 8HX (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX29 8HX and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX29 8HX is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in June 2001 and is an active postcode. OX29 8HX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX29 8HX 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 OX29 8HX as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Detached retirement living.

The closest road name to OX29 8HX is Parklands which is centered 34 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Parklands and is 156 m away. The closest railway station is Combe (Oxon) Rail Station, 2.12 km away.

The closest primary school to OX29 8HX (for ages 11 and under) is Freeland Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on May 3, 2017. 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 8HX is Oxfordshire Yeoman and is 719 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on June 11, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Off The Hook and is 1.39 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 4, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 42.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.1 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 3 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX29 8HX 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 8HX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX29 8HX, and the approximate distance away.

Parklands 34 m
Oakland Close 124 m
Nash Lane 142 m
Hurst Lane 186 m
Wroslyn Road 241 m
Broad Marsh Lane 334 m
Cuckoo Lane 684 m
A4095 3.22 km
M40 20.37 km
A423 29.01 km
A417 45.21 km
A34 67.82 km
A46 68.75 km
A41 69.68 km
A361 79.48 km


Information about the postcode OX29 8HX

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 8HX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Freeland Church of England Primary School Good
(May 3, 2017)
0 m
Hanborough Manor CofE School Good
(June 16, 2017)
1.47 km
North Leigh Church of England (Controlled) School Good
(September 27, 2017)
2.17 km
Combe CofE Primary School Outstanding
(April 29, 2008)
2.68 km
Bartholomew School Outstanding
(May 22, 2013)
4.12 km
Bladon Church of England Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
4.18 km
Eynsham Community Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
4.28 km
Stonesfield Primary School Good
(December 6, 2017)
4.35 km
Madley Brook Community Primary School 4.89 km
Springfield School 4.89 km
The King's School 4.95 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Cassington Good
(April 5, 2017)
5.01 km
Wood Green School Good
(March 12, 2019)
5.11 km
Woodstock Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2013)
5.62 km
Hailey Church of England Primary School Good
(October 18, 2019)
5.64 km
Witney Community Primary School 5.67 km
LVS Oxford 5.7 km
The Marlborough Church of England School Good
(February 21, 2018)
5.84 km
Finstock Church of England Primary School Good
(September 19, 2018)
5.87 km
The Blake Church of England Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
5.94 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX29 8HX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Freeland C Of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 15, 2022
0 m
Freeland Pre-school Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
February 11, 2021
0 m
A & J Catering Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 28, 2022
499 m
The Old Parsonage Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 4
February 14, 2018
702 m
Oxfordshire Yeoman Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 11, 2021
719 m
Hillmotts Fitness Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 11, 2019
835 m
Freeland House Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 30, 2021
933 m
Long Hanborough Day Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
December 29, 2017
1.15 km
Sportif Suzuki Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
October 1, 2018
1.15 km
Lisa Hamilton Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
February 14, 2018
1.22 km
Three Horseshoes Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 9, 2016
1.28 km
Eynsham Hall Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 11, 2019
1.33 km
Little Dots Daycare - North Leigh School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 30, 2021
1.33 km
North Leigh Football Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 24, 2017
1.34 km
Co-op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 10, 2018
1.39 km
Co-op Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 28, 2020
1.39 km
Off The Hook Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 4, 2019
1.39 km
Hanborough Manor C E School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 17, 2022
1.47 km
Church Hanbrewery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
November 15, 2018
1.75 km
The Hand And Shears Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 5, 2021
1.75 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX29 8HX - Data from Apr 2022

Parklands Bus Stop/Station 156 m
Parklands Bus Stop/Station 171 m
Garage Bus Stop/Station 286 m
Garage Bus Stop/Station 327 m
Broadmarsh Lane Bus Stop/Station 336 m
Combe (Oxon) Rail Station Rail 2.12 km
Hanborough Rail Station Rail 2.57 km
Finstock Rail Station Rail 6.01 km
London Oxford Airport Air 6.93 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX29 8HX - Data from Dec 2021

Claypit Clumps Woodland Or Forest 699 m
The Plantation Woodland Or Forest 732 m
Oval Clump Woodland Or Forest 1 km
North Leigh Common Woodland Or Forest 1.08 km
Tanner's Hill Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.09 km
Lady Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.18 km
The Lake Inland Water 1.43 km
Abel Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Vincents Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.67 km
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
North Gorse Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Brook Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.78 km
Eynsham Hall Park Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Rookery Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.9 km
Pinsley Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.92 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX29 8HX - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 40 Mbps 42.4 Mbps 77.9 Mbps
Upload 9.8 Mbps 9.1 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8.3 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 13.5 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 49.7 10.9
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

29 meters consuming 567,608 kWh - mean 19,573 kWh : median 18,553 kWh

Electricity Consumption

34 meters consuming 135,512 kWh - mean 3,986 kWh : median 3,880 kWh

Energy usage data for OX29 8HX - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.81556600
Longitude -1.40699500
OS Easting 440975
OS Northing 0213159
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 Hanborough and Minster Lovell ED
Electoral Ward Freeland and Hanborough
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: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Detached retirement living
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Freeland BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043982
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 006D
Output Area / Small Area 6A3