Postcode OX9 2AB (South Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX9 2AB and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX9 2AB is located in South Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX9 2AB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX9 2AB is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.4 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 OX9 2AB as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Self-sufficient retirement.

The closest road name to OX9 2AB is Spring Path which is centered 44 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Museum and is 147 m away. The closest railway station is Haddenham & Thame Parkway Rail Station, 3.78 km away.

The closest primary school to OX9 2AB (for ages 11 and under) is St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Thame. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 20, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Lord Williams's School.

The local pub for residents of OX9 2AB is Long Crendon Bowls Club and is 2.82 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from The Mermaid Fish Bar and is 2.75 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on November 8, 2018.

100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for OX9 2AB 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 OX9 2AB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX9 2AB, and the approximate distance away.

Spring Path 44 m
Brook Lane 72 m
Mitchell Close 75 m
Gadge Close 140 m
The Homestead 161 m
Fish Ponds Lane 167 m
High Street 179 m
The Old Maltings 189 m
Hazelton Close 202 m
Church Road 217 m
Hazel Avenue 234 m
Priestend 242 m
Michaelis Road 262 m
Lincoln Place 273 m
Bell Close 283 m


Information about the postcode OX9 2AB

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 OX9 2AB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Thame Good
(November 20, 2019)
0 m
Lord Williams's School 625 m
Barley Hill Primary School Good
(May 2, 2019)
697 m
John Hampden Primary School Good
(July 2, 2019)
946 m
Long Crendon School Outstanding
(September 29, 2008)
3.56 km
Haddenham St Mary's Church of England School Good
(September 15, 2021)
4.51 km
Tetsworth Primary School Good
(September 14, 2017)
4.53 km
Haddenham Community Infant School Outstanding
(November 27, 2009)
5.01 km
Haddenham Community Junior School Good
(September 13, 2018)
5.01 km
Ickford School Good
(December 1, 2021)
5.55 km
Cuddington and Dinton CofE School Good
(October 19, 2017)
6.22 km
Mill Lane Community Primary School Good
(January 16, 2020)
6.79 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(May 2, 2013)
7.18 km
Chilworth House School Outstanding
(November 14, 2019)
7.2 km
Chilworth House Upper School Requires improvement
(July 18, 2019)
7.2 km
Aston Rowant Church of England Primary School Good
(February 10, 2017)
7.27 km
Great Milton Church of England Primary School Good
(October 18, 2018)
7.95 km
Ashfold School 8.25 km
Longwick Church of England Combined School 8.42 km
Lewknor Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
8.47 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX9 2AB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
EDGE Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
1.93 km
Cavendish Events Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 10, 2019
2.05 km
Long Crendon Manor Stables Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 14, 2020
2.69 km
Crendon Indian Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 15, 2020
2.75 km
The Flower Pot Coffee Shop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 19, 2019
2.75 km
The Mermaid Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 8, 2018
2.75 km
Long Crendon Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 8, 2022
2.78 km
D & H Hunt News Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
2.82 km
Caribbean Food Shack Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 12, 2020
2.82 km
Long Crendon Baptist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 2, 2022
2.82 km
Long Crendon Bowls Club Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.82 km
Long Crendon Day Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 6, 2017
2.82 km
The Churchill Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
August 15, 2019
2.82 km
Village Association & Community Social Club Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 12, 2020
2.82 km
The Eight Bells Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 29, 2018
3.02 km
The Angel Restaurant Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 15, 2019
3.28 km
Notley Tythe Barn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 2, 2021
3.33 km
XT Brewing Company Limited Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
December 16, 2015
3.33 km
The College Farm Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 21, 2014
3.37 km
B & B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 4
December 3, 2010
3.56 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX9 2AB - Data from Apr 2022

Museum Bus Stop/Station 147 m
Museum Bus Stop/Station 174 m
Cuttle Brook Bus Stop/Station 208 m
Cuttle Brook Bus Stop/Station 213 m
Town Hall Bus Stop/Station 293 m
Haddenham & Thame Parkway Rail Station Rail 3.78 km
Haddenham & Thame Parkway Rail Station Rail 3.78 km
London Oxford Airport Air 24.4 km
London Luton Airport Air 44.34 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX9 2AB - Data from Dec 2021

Sydenham Hurst Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Moretongap Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Musgrave's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3 km
Cop Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.06 km
Larch Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
Crosse's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.09 km
Old Paddock Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Lobbersdown Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.26 km
Osierbed Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Long Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.3 km
Rycote Lake Inland Water 3.36 km
Colesheath Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.41 km
Hollier's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Horsenden Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.51 km
Home Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.56 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX9 2AB - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 100%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.74821500
Longitude -0.98306600
OS Easting 470302
OS Northing 0205991
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 Thame
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 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: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Self-sufficient retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Thame BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043789
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Oxfordshire 003
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Oxfordshire 003C
Output Area / Small Area 5B3