Postcode OX39 4AU (South Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX39 4AU and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX39 4AU is located in South Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in November 2008 and is an active postcode. OX39 4AU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX39 4AU is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.4 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 OX39 4AU as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Ageing in suburbia.

The closest road name to OX39 4AU is Hernes Oak which is centered 41 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Rushland Field and is 148 m away. The closest railway station is Princes Risborough Rail Station, 4.12 km away.

The closest primary school to OX39 4AU (for ages 11 and under) is St Andrew's Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on May 2, 2013. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Princes Risborough School.

The local pub for residents of OX39 4AU is Red Lion and is 514 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 2, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Golden Chopsticks and is 604 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on November 26, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 39.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 8.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.6 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 OX39 4AU is covered by the Thames Valley police force association and Buckinghamshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to OX39 4AU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX39 4AU, and the approximate distance away.

Hernes Oak 41 m
Wheatfield 46 m
Walnut Tree Close 152 m
Braken Road 210 m
The Paddocks 234 m
Rushland Field 237 m
Rumpenny 237 m
Lower Icknield Way 394 m
High Street 549 m
B4009 12.6 km
A413 15.59 km
A329 27.89 km
M40 33.95 km
A46 88.24 km
M4 88.41 km


Information about the postcode OX39 4AU

Introduction November 2008
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 OX39 4AU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(May 2, 2013)
880 m
Mill Lane Community Primary School Good
(January 16, 2020)
1.04 km
Aston Rowant Church of England Primary School Good
(February 10, 2017)
3.75 km
Longwick Church of England Combined School 4.29 km
Princes Risborough School 5.06 km
Stokenchurch Primary School Outstanding
(May 22, 2013)
5.4 km
Bledlow Ridge School Outstanding
(July 16, 2010)
5.43 km
Princes Risborough Primary School Requires improvement
(October 23, 2019)
5.49 km
Radnage Church of England Primary School Good
(May 1, 2019)
5.55 km
Lewknor Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
5.92 km
Monks Risborough CofE Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
6.2 km
John Hampden Primary School Good
(July 2, 2019)
6.25 km
Haddenham St Mary's Church of England School Good
(September 15, 2021)
6.64 km
Barley Hill Primary School Good
(May 2, 2019)
6.69 km
St John's Church of England Primary School, Lacey Green 6.7 km
The Mary Towerton School At Studley Green Requires improvement
(October 2, 2019)
6.95 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Thame Good
(November 20, 2019)
7.19 km
Tetsworth Primary School Good
(September 14, 2017)
7.29 km
Haddenham Community Infant School Outstanding
(November 27, 2009)
7.43 km
Haddenham Community Junior School Good
(September 13, 2018)
7.43 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX39 4AU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Barchester Healthcare Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 2, 2021
68 m
Red Lion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 2, 2020
514 m
St Andrews Lunch Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 17, 2022
578 m
The Village Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 11, 2021
578 m
Bipul's Kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
October 6, 2018
604 m
Golden Chopsticks Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 26, 2020
604 m
Kingston Fisheries Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 25, 2021
604 m
Ladybird Pre-school Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 7, 2017
616 m
Chinnor Post Office Retailers - other Exempt
October 31, 2017
688 m
Duo Chef's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 28, 2019
688 m
GODWINS BAKERY Retailers - other 4
March 18, 2021
732 m
Lloyds Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
October 28, 2011
732 m
Plested Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 2, 2022
732 m
The Manor Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 24, 2021
732 m
Millie's Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 14, 2021
783 m
Chinnor Community Pavilion Other catering premises 4
March 1, 2022
880 m
St Andrews C of E School School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 5, 2021
880 m
The Wee Bookshop & Cafe Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 4, 2022
923 m
MPS Chinnor Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
November 1, 2019
953 m
The Crown Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
December 20, 2021
957 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX39 4AU - Data from Apr 2022

Rushland Field Bus Stop/Station 148 m
Rushland Field Bus Stop/Station 227 m
Elderdene Bus Stop/Station 310 m
Elderdene Bus Stop/Station 343 m
The Red Lion Bus Stop/Station 526 m
Princes Risborough Rail Station Rail 4.12 km
Monks Risborough Rail Station Rail 5.81 km
London Oxford Airport Air 31.38 km
London Luton Airport Air 40.96 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX39 4AU - Data from Dec 2021

Ing's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.36 km
The Warren Woodland Or Forest 1.54 km
Thickthorne Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.57 km
Wain Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.58 km
Dean Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Church Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Chinnor Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Bledlow Great Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
The Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.12 km
Oakley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.16 km
Chinnor Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.2 km
Home Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km
Great Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
Hedgerley Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Sunley Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX39 4AU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.8 Mbps 39.6 Mbps 52.46 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 8.7 Mbps 10 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% 20 7
30-300 Mbps 100% 43 9
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

8 meters consuming 134,093 kWh - mean 16,762 kWh : median 15,853 kWh

Electricity Consumption

8 meters consuming 26,380 kWh - mean 3,297 kWh : median 2,805 kWh

Energy usage data for OX39 4AU - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.70813300
Longitude -0.90135400
OS Easting 476010
OS Northing 0201615
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 Thame and Chinnor ED
Electoral Ward Chinnor
Local Authority District South 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 E07000179
Travel To Work Area High Wycombe and Aylesbury


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 Buckinghamshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Ageing in suburbia
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Chinnor BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043803
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Oxfordshire 005
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Oxfordshire 005D
Output Area / Small Area 6A4