Postcode OX3 0AF (Oxford)

Map showing OX3 0AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX3 0AF is located in Oxford, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in November 2012 and is an active postcode. OX3 0AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX3 0AF is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.7 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 OX3 0AF as Multicultural metropolitans > Asian traits > Inner city ethnic mix.

The closest road name to OX3 0AF is Highbank Close which is centered 34 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Copse Lane and is 57 m away. The closest railway station is Oxford Rail Station, 3.03 km away.

The closest primary school to OX3 0AF (for ages 11 and under) is St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Oxford. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 11, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Swan School.

The local pub for residents of OX3 0AF is Mama Thai and is 5.01 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on June 21, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 61.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.9 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.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.2 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX3 0AF 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 OX3 0AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX3 0AF, and the approximate distance away.

Highbank Close 34 m
Crotch Crescent 151 m
Colterne Close 172 m
Ouseley Close 205 m
Brookfield Crescent 242 m
Old Marston Road 248 m
Hadow Road 274 m
Copse Lane 281 m
Ashlong Road 295 m
B4150 305 m
Derwent Avenue 319 m
Cherwell Drive 319 m
Ewin Close 320 m
Coniston Avenue 331 m
Beechey Avenue 353 m


Information about the postcode OX3 0AF

Introduction November 2012
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 OX3 0AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Oxford Good
(July 11, 2019)
358 m
New Marston Primary School Good
(October 9, 2019)
367 m
St Nicholas' Primary and Nursery School Good
(April 25, 2018)
740 m
The Swan School 834 m
Rye St Antony 873 m
St Michael's CofE Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
901 m
Ruskin College Good
(September 28, 2016)
1.13 km
Headington School 1.21 km
Cheney School Good
(March 21, 2018)
1.65 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(March 15, 2017)
1.66 km
Oxford International College Good
(November 21, 2019)
1.73 km
Dragon School 1.76 km
New College School 1.89 km
East Oxford Primary School Good
(March 13, 2019)
2 km
Windmill Primary School Outstanding
(June 25, 2015)
2.04 km
Wychwood School 2.06 km
Oxford High School 2.07 km
Magdalen College School 2.17 km
Oxford Sixth Form College 2.28 km
The Cherwell School 2.28 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX3 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Aunties' Old School Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
4.79 km
Rectory Farm Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
October 14, 2021
4.82 km
Stanton House Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
4.82 km
Tractor Shack Cafe at Rectory Farm Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
October 14, 2021
4.82 km
Stanton St John Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
March 2, 2012
4.88 km
The Village Shop Retailers - other 4
February 27, 2020
4.88 km
The Talkhouse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 17, 2021
4.89 km
Dolce Ltd at Horspath C of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
July 12, 2021
4.94 km
Horspath Pre School Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
April 24, 2013
4.94 km
Horspath Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 23, 2017
5.01 km
Mama Thai Pub/bar/nightclub 4
June 21, 2021
5.01 km
The Queens Head Pub/bar/nightclub 4
May 24, 2021
5.01 km
Horspath Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 13, 2013
5.08 km
The Gurkha Palace Other catering premises 3
December 1, 2021
5.1 km
Cafe on the Hill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 4, 2022
5.25 km
Sunnyhill Vineyard Farmers/growers 5
Very Good
August 20, 2018
5.39 km
White Horse Inn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 26, 2021
5.45 km
Trustees of Shotover Estate Farmers/growers Exempt
November 14, 2017
5.58 km
The Cricketers Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 15, 2020
6 km
The Aunties Old School Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 29, 2021
6.28 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX3 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

Copse Lane Bus Stop/Station 57 m
Copse Lane Bus Stop/Station 65 m
Copse Lane West Bus Stop/Station 115 m
Cherwell Drive shops Bus Stop/Station 126 m
Ashlong Road Bus Stop/Station 189 m
Oxford Rail Station Rail 3.03 km
Oxford Parkway Rail Station Rail 4.99 km
Oxford Parkway Rail Station Rail 5.09 km
London Oxford Airport Air 9.07 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX3 0AF - Data from Dec 2021

Great Meadow Woodland Or Forest 1.23 km
The Williams Reach Inland Water 1.33 km
Long Meadow Woodland Or Forest 1.36 km
Isle of Rhea Island 1.48 km
Merton Field Urban Greenspace 2.29 km
Pennywell Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Jubilee Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
Wick Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.63 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.72 km
Worcester College Pond Inland Water 2.73 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.81 km
Wareham Stream Inland Water 2.85 km
Castle Mill Stream Inland Water 2.85 km
Ridings Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX3 0AF - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 76.1 Mbps 61.7 Mbps 77.11 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 15.9 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 61.8 15.8
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

7 meters consuming 56,472 kWh - mean 8,067 kWh : median 6,395 kWh

Electricity Consumption

7 meters consuming 19,861 kWh - mean 2,837 kWh : median 2,583 kWh

Energy usage data for OX3 0AF - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.76663400
Longitude -1.23123600
OS Easting 453148
OS Northing 0207830
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
Oxford East
County Electorial Division Headington and Quarry ED
Electoral Ward Headington Hill & Northway
Local Authority District Oxford
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 E07000178
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Asian traits
Subgroup: Inner city ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Oxford BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Oxford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33043727
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Oxford 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Oxford 006E
Output Area / Small Area 4C3