Postcode SE17 1AS (Southwark)

Map showing SE17 1AS and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE17 1AS is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in June 2015 and is an active postcode. SE17 1AS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE17 1AS is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.4 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 SE17 1AS as Ethnicity central > Endeavouring ethnic mix > Bangladeshi mixed employment.

The closest road name to SE17 1AS is Content Street which is centered 76 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Larcom Street Newington and is 109 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 579 m away at Elephant & Castle Underground Station The closest railway station is Elephant & Castle Rail Station, 424 m away.

The closest primary school to SE17 1AS (for ages 11 and under) is Victory Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 20, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School. The last OFSTED inspection on February 26, 2009 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of SE17 1AS is Diogenes the dog and is 155 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on May 23, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Mcneil's and is 219 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on January 12, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 284.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10.8 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE17 1AS is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Southwark is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE17 1AS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE17 1AS, and the approximate distance away.

Content Street 76 m
Victory Place 83 m
Elba Place 84 m
Rodney Road 112 m
Balfour Street 115 m
Munton Road 122 m
Rodney Place 134 m
Wansey Street 136 m
Wadding Street 150 m
Charleston Street 165 m
Baytree Mews 172 m
Stead Street 179 m
Brandon Street 193 m
New Kent Road 207 m
Cotham Street 208 m


Information about the postcode SE17 1AS

Introduction June 2015
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 SE17 1AS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Victory Primary School Good
(March 20, 2018)
64 m
Robert Browning Primary School Good
(September 29, 2021)
329 m
Ark Globe Academy Good
(December 1, 2021)
404 m
St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School Outstanding
(February 26, 2009)
446 m
English Martyrs' Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
475 m
South Bank University Academy Good
(May 10, 2017)
553 m
Townsend Primary School Good
(June 5, 2019)
580 m
Crampton Primary Outstanding
(February 5, 2014)
621 m
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(July 11, 2017)
689 m
Surrey Square Primary School 793 m
St Paul's Church of England Primary School 800 m
Grange Primary School Good
(July 11, 2017)
825 m
Michael Faraday School Good
(September 25, 2018)
886 m
London Christian School 897 m
Beormund Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
981 m
Charlotte Sharman Primary School Requires improvement
(November 8, 2018)
982 m
St Jude's Church of England Primary School Good
(November 25, 2021)
1 km
Charles Dickens Primary School 1.02 km
Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School Outstanding
(November 22, 2012)
1.06 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE17 1AS - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Hej coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 25, 2021
120 m
Diogenes the dog Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
155 m
Brandon street premier Retailers - other 3
March 17, 2022
172 m
Harrison catering services limited School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 20, 2021
214 m
Octavia house schools School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2021
214 m
St johns pre school Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 6, 2021
214 m
Convenience store Retailers - other 3
July 27, 2021
215 m
Mcneil's Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 12, 2022
219 m
Tigris supermarket Retailers - other 4
July 6, 2021
219 m
Angelo's place Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
247 m
Beza ethiopian food Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 14, 2019
247 m
Bobo social Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 26, 2022
247 m
Mikos ecuadorian and spanish restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
May 6, 2021
247 m
Pot and rice Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
247 m
Sugo Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 18, 2021
247 m
The rocketvan coffee shop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 7, 2021
257 m
Bayroot restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
August 24, 2021
275 m
Koi ramen bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 3, 2019
275 m
Tasty jerk Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 17, 2020
275 m
Badiani Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
301 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE17 1AS - Data from Apr 2022

Larcom Street Newington Bus Stop/Station 109 m
Larcom Street Newington Bus Stop/Station 129 m
Elephant Park Bus Stop/Station 214 m
Rodney Place Bus Stop/Station 235 m
Balfour Street Bus Stop/Station 237 m
Elephant & Castle Underground Station Metro/Tram 579 m
Elephant & Castle Underground Station Metro/Tram 591 m
Elephant & Castle Underground Station Metro/Tram 610 m
Elephant & Castle Rail Station Rail 424 m
London Bridge Rail Station Rail 1.5 km
London Waterloo East Rail Station Rail 1.77 km
London Bridge City Pier Ferry 1.67 km
London Bridge City Pier Ferry 1.68 km
London Bridge City Pier Ferry 1.71 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 37.23 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 37.39 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.6 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE17 1AS - Data from Dec 2021

St Katharine Docks Basin Inland Water 2.18 km
West Dock Inland Water 2.2 km
East Dock Inland Water 2.3 km
Pelican Pool Inland Water 2.88 km
Holly Grove Shrubbery Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Duck Island Island 2.91 km
St James's Park Lake Inland Water 3.06 km
Canada Water Inland Water 3.14 km
Shadwell Old Basin Inland Water 3.31 km
Thames Link Inland Water 3.39 km
Surrey Water Inland Water 3.43 km
Greenland Dock Inland Water 3.71 km
Redriff Wetland 3.74 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 3.74 km
Russia Dock Woodland Woodland Or Forest 3.76 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE17 1AS - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 150 Mbps 284.1 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Upload 12.3 Mbps 10.8 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 18 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 108.9 1.4
300+ Mbps 100% 785.7 0

Electricity Consumption

55 meters consuming 133,075 kWh - mean 2,420 kWh : median 2,165 kWh

Energy usage data for SE17 1AS - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.49235800
Longitude -0.09284600
OS Easting 532498
OS Northing 0178770
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

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Electoral Ward North Walworth
Local Authority District Southwark
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London Central

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000028
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance South East London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
Our Healthier South East London
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South East London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Endeavouring ethnic mix
Subgroup: Bangladeshi mixed employment
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwark BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035966
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 012F
Output Area / Small Area 3B2