Postcode OX3 0AH (Oxford)

Map showing OX3 0AH and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX3 0AH is located in Oxford, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX3 0AH is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX3 0AH 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 0AH as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to OX3 0AH is Ambleside Drive which is centered 108 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Ambleside Drive North and is 26 m away. The closest railway station is Oxford Rail Station, 3.53 km away.

The closest primary school to OX3 0AH (for ages 11 and under) is New Marston Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 9, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Swan School.

The local pub for residents of OX3 0AH is Mama Thai and is 4.72 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on June 21, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 118 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 92.9% 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 2.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Ambleside Drive 108 m
Stainfield Road 118 m
Saxon Way 156 m
Gorse Leas 175 m
Elizabeth Place 175 m
Coniston Avenue 181 m
Gouldland Gardens 186 m
Derwent Avenue 203 m
Eden Drive 211 m
Bowness Avenue 220 m
Westlands Drive 239 m
Halliday Hill 264 m
Maltfield Road 283 m
Dora Carr Close 289 m
Copse Lane 294 m


Information about the postcode OX3 0AH

Introduction January 1980
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 0AH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
New Marston Primary School Good
(October 9, 2019)
248 m
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Oxford Good
(July 11, 2019)
472 m
Ruskin College Good
(September 28, 2016)
670 m
Rye St Antony 937 m
St Nicholas' Primary and Nursery School Good
(April 25, 2018)
1.08 km
Headington School 1.17 km
The Swan School 1.19 km
St Michael's CofE Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
1.27 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(March 15, 2017)
1.32 km
Cheney School Good
(March 21, 2018)
1.67 km
Windmill Primary School Outstanding
(June 25, 2015)
1.75 km
Oxford International College Good
(November 21, 2019)
2.04 km
Bayards Hill School Requires improvement
(December 18, 2019)
2.15 km
Dragon School 2.25 km
East Oxford Primary School Good
(March 13, 2019)
2.26 km
New College School 2.37 km
Wood Farm Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
2.44 km
Endeavour Academy, Oxford Good
(May 18, 2017)
2.45 km
Oxford High School 2.5 km
Magdalen College School 2.53 km

Nearby Food

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

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

Nearby Travel Links

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

Ambleside Drive North Bus Stop/Station 26 m
Ambleside Drive North Bus Stop/Station 49 m
Derwent Avenue East Bus Stop/Station 121 m
Copse Lane East Bus Stop/Station 147 m
Westlands Drive Shops Bus Stop/Station 198 m
Oxford Rail Station Rail 3.53 km
Oxford Parkway Rail Station Rail 5.19 km
Oxford Parkway Rail Station Rail 5.29 km
London Oxford Airport Air 9.26 km

Nearby Nature

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

Great Meadow Woodland Or Forest 1.67 km
Long Meadow Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
The Williams Reach Inland Water 1.83 km
Wick Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.92 km
Isle of Rhea Island 1.96 km
Jubilee Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Pennywell Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Sidlings Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Ridings Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.63 km
Wadley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.68 km
Merton Field Urban Greenspace 2.71 km
Lyme Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.92 km
Magdalen Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 118 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 14.1 Mbps 36 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% 24.5 8.5
30-300 Mbps 7.1% 112.8 12
300+ Mbps 92.9% 331 36

Gas Consumption

13 meters consuming 191,894 kWh - mean 14,761 kWh : median 16,068 kWh

Energy usage data for OX3 0AH - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.76791500
Longitude -1.22413800
OS Easting 453635
OS Northing 0207977
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 Marston and Northway 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: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Oxford BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Oxford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33043725
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Oxford 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Oxford 006E
Output Area / Small Area 4A3