Postcode OX3 8DD (Oxford)

Map showing OX3 8DD and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX3 8DD is located in Oxford, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX3 8DD is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX3 8DD is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.4 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 8DD as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to OX3 8DD is Green Ridges which is centered 121 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Claymond Road and is 85 m away.

The closest primary school to OX3 8DD (for ages 11 and under) is Bayards Hill School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on December 18, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Cheney School. The last OFSTED inspection on March 21, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX3 8DD is Mama Thai and is 2.85 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on June 21, 2021.

Policing for OX3 8DD 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 8DD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX3 8DD, and the approximate distance away.

Green Ridges 121 m
Claymond Road 145 m
The Larches 160 m
Downside End 196 m
Colwell Drive 226 m
Malford Road 230 m
Burlington Crescent 257 m
Waynflete Road 287 m
Cranley Road 296 m
Bayswater Farm Road 296 m
Hosker Close 319 m
Stanway Road 329 m
Downside Road 345 m
Ridgeway Road 347 m
The Link 347 m


Information about the postcode OX3 8DD

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 8DD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Endeavour Academy, Oxford Good
(May 18, 2017)
0 m
Bayards Hill School Requires improvement
(December 18, 2019)
303 m
Sandhills Community Primary School 653 m
Windmill Primary School Outstanding
(June 25, 2015)
1.4 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Good
(March 15, 2017)
1.41 km
Wood Farm Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
1.55 km
Ruskin College Good
(September 28, 2016)
1.78 km
Headington School 2.3 km
Cheney School Good
(March 21, 2018)
2.52 km
Rye St Antony 2.54 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Oxford Good
(July 11, 2019)
2.64 km
Horspath Church of England Primary School Good
(March 10, 2020)
2.66 km
New Marston Primary School Good
(October 9, 2019)
2.69 km
St Francis Church of England Primary School Good
(December 9, 2021)
2.92 km
Tyndale Community School Good
(June 6, 2019)
2.96 km
Oxford Spires Academy Good
(November 28, 2017)
3.11 km
St Michael's CofE Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
3.22 km
Kings Education (Oxford) Good
(February 28, 2019)
3.25 km
St Christopher's Church of England School, Cowley Good
(January 19, 2017)
3.3 km
Barton Park Primary School 3.39 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX3 8DD - Data from Apr 2022

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

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX3 8DD - Data from Apr 2022

Claymond Road Bus Stop/Station 85 m
A40 Risinghurst Turn Bus Stop/Station 117 m
Malford Road Bus Stop/Station 139 m
A40 Risinghurst Turn Bus Stop/Station 200 m
Collinwood Road Bus Stop/Station 214 m
London Oxford Airport Air 11.3 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX3 8DD - Data from Dec 2021

Swilly Woodland Or Forest 790 m
Monk's Wood Woodland Or Forest 943 m
Shotover Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.27 km
Thornhill Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Ashen Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.51 km
Pointed Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Thorn Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.67 km
Magdalen Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.73 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.04 km
Wick Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Brasenose Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Sidlings Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.14 km
Horspath Common Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Greenlane Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Wadley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.46 km


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.76312600
Longitude -1.18950600
OS Easting 456032
OS Northing 0207471
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 Barton, Sandhills and Risinghurst ED
Electoral Ward Barton & Sandhills
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: Social renting 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 E33043732
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Oxford 007
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Oxford 007A
Output Area / Small Area 4A1