Postcode OX4 1HU (Oxford)

Map showing OX4 1HU and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX4 1HU is located in Oxford, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX4 1HU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX4 1HU is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.6 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 OX4 1HU as Cosmopolitans > Students around campus > Students and professionals.

The closest road name to OX4 1HU is Moberly Close which is centered 32 m away.

The nearest bus stop is James Street east and is 10 m away. The closest railway station is Oxford Rail Station, 2.28 km away.

The closest primary school to OX4 1HU (for ages 11 and under) is East Oxford Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 13, 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 OX4 1HU is Horspath Cricket Club and is 4.52 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 13, 2013.

Residents reported an average download speed of 106.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 86.7% 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 2.7 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX4 1HU 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 OX4 1HU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX4 1HU, and the approximate distance away.

Moberly Close 32 m
Princes Street 103 m
Grants Mews 140 m
Crown Street 144 m
Marston Street 156 m
Union Street 164 m
James Street 181 m
Rectory Road 183 m
Stockmore Street 195 m
Jeune Street 200 m
Cross Street 203 m
Avenue Lane 204 m
Chapel Street 204 m
Alma Place 210 m
Temple Street 240 m


Information about the postcode OX4 1HU

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 OX4 1HU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
East Oxford Primary School Good
(March 13, 2019)
164 m
Oxford International College Good
(November 21, 2019)
386 m
Magdalen College School 479 m
St Mary and John Church of England Primary School Good
(March 7, 2018)
910 m
Larkrise Primary School 1.18 km
Cheney School Good
(March 21, 2018)
1.2 km
St Michael's CofE Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
1.21 km
Oxford Sixth Form College 1.23 km
Oxford Spires Academy Good
(November 28, 2017)
1.27 km
Christ Church Cathedral School 1.39 km
St Gregory the Great 1.4 km
St Frideswide Church of England Primary School 1.4 km
New College School 1.43 km
Rye St Antony 1.51 km
Headington School 1.53 km
St Ebbe's Church of England Aided Primary School Good
(November 7, 2018)
1.61 km
Cherwell College Oxford 1.61 km
The Iffley Academy Outstanding
(February 26, 2019)
1.65 km
New Hinksey Church of England Primary School Good
(March 19, 2019)
1.68 km
Activate Learning 1.85 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX4 1HU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Horspath Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 13, 2013
4.52 km
Horspath Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 23, 2017
4.56 km
Mama Thai Pub/bar/nightclub 4
June 21, 2021
4.56 km
The Queens Head Pub/bar/nightclub 4
May 24, 2021
4.56 km
The Gurkha Palace Other catering premises 3
December 1, 2021
4.6 km
Dolce Ltd at Horspath C of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
July 12, 2021
4.61 km
Horspath Pre School Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
April 24, 2013
4.61 km
Sunnyhill Vineyard Farmers/growers 5
Very Good
August 20, 2018
4.91 km
ELM Local Stores Retailers - other 3
April 7, 2021
5.61 km
Trustees of Shotover Estate Farmers/growers Exempt
November 14, 2017
5.78 km
The Cricketers Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 15, 2020
5.95 km
The Aunties' Old School Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
5.96 km
Cafe on the Hill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 4, 2022
6.05 km
Sunningwell Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
February 1, 2013
6.1 km
The Talkhouse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 17, 2021
6.12 km
Radley College School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 14, 2020
6.14 km
Stanton St John Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
March 2, 2012
6.17 km
The Village Shop Retailers - other 4
February 27, 2020
6.17 km
Rectory Farm Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
October 14, 2021
6.2 km
Stanton House Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
6.2 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX4 1HU - Data from Apr 2022

James Street east Bus Stop/Station 10 m
James Street east Bus Stop/Station 83 m
Stockmore Street Bus Stop/Station 101 m
Union Street Bus Stop/Station 270 m
Union Street Bus Stop/Station 292 m
Oxford Rail Station Rail 2.28 km
London Oxford Airport Air 10.56 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX4 1HU - Data from Dec 2021

Long Meadow Woodland Or Forest 825 m
Merton Field Urban Greenspace 929 m
Great Meadow Woodland Or Forest 1.11 km
The Williams Reach Inland Water 1.65 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.8 km
Wareham Stream Inland Water 1.95 km
Worcester College Pond Inland Water 2.12 km
Mill Stream Inland Water 2.29 km
Isle of Rhea Island 2.37 km
Osney Weir Pool Inland Water 2.43 km
Sheepwash Channel Inland Water 2.45 km
Osney Stream Inland Water 2.47 km
Fiddler's Island Streams Inland Water 2.73 km
Castle Mill Stream Inland Water 2.8 km
Magdalen Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX4 1HU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.8 Mbps 106.8 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 16.5 Mbps 49.94 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 4 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 13.3% 79.1 14.3
300+ Mbps 86.7% 394 43

Gas Consumption

22 meters consuming 385,073 kWh - mean 17,503 kWh : median 14,967 kWh

Energy usage data for OX4 1HU - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.74819600
Longitude -1.23777300
OS Easting 452717
OS Northing 0205774
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 St. Clement's and Cowley Marsh ED
Electoral Ward St Clement's
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: Cosmopolitans
Group: Students around campus
Subgroup: Students and professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Oxford BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Oxford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33043748
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Oxford 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Oxford 011B
Output Area / Small Area 2A3