Postcode SE18 1DB (Greenwich)

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The postcode SE18 1DB is located in Greenwich, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE18 1DB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE18 1DB is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.5 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 SE18 1DB as Multicultural metropolitans > Challenged Asian terraces > Asian terraces and flats.

The closest road name to SE18 1DB is Abery Street which is centered 14 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lakedale Road and is 77 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.47 km away at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station The closest railway station is Plumstead Rail Station, 385 m away.

The closest primary school to SE18 1DB (for ages 11 and under) is Conway Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 4, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Pulse and Water College. The last OFSTED inspection on November 14, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of SE18 1DB is The Belfry and is 94 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on August 28, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Dilkush Tandoori and is 40 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 10, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 66.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 7.4 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.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.9 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE18 1DB is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Greenwich Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE18 1DB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE18 1DB, and the approximate distance away.

Abery Street 14 m
Bateson Street 35 m
Garibaldi Street 49 m
Gunning Street 86 m
Heverham Road 110 m
Old Tramyard 120 m
Reidhaven Road 136 m
Gallosson Road 136 m
Mineral Street 139 m
Kentmere Road 146 m
Bebbington Road 146 m
Hartville Road 166 m
White Hart Road 206 m
Hector Street 206 m
Barth Road 220 m


Information about the postcode SE18 1DB

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 SE18 1DB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Conway Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
121 m
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School Good
(October 31, 2017)
345 m
Bannockburn Primary School Outstanding
(January 10, 2014)
440 m
Waterside School Good
(March 6, 2018)
660 m
South Rise Primary School Good
(January 15, 2020)
687 m
Gallions Mount Primary School Good
(March 21, 2018)
742 m
Heronsgate Primary School Outstanding
(December 5, 2008)
810 m
Plumstead Manor School Good
(May 10, 2018)
836 m
Foxfield Primary School Outstanding
(September 15, 2021)
1.01 km
St Thomas A Becket Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(May 10, 2017)
1.02 km
Rockliffe Manor Primary School Good
(December 4, 2019)
1.05 km
Greenslade Primary School Good
(February 27, 2019)
1.11 km
St Paul's Academy Good
(June 6, 2017)
1.14 km
St Margaret's Church of England Primary School Good
(March 13, 2018)
1.3 km
Timbercroft Primary School Good
(September 26, 2018)
1.31 km
Discovery Primary School Good
(November 10, 2021)
1.34 km
Nightingale Primary School Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.43 km
Pulse and Water College Good
(November 14, 2019)
1.5 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(February 22, 2017)
1.51 km
Right Choice Independent Special School Good
(June 7, 2018)
1.53 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE18 1DB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Dilkush Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
40 m
Ebute Metta Joint Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 16, 2021
40 m
Lucky Food & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 25, 2019
40 m
Punjabi Dhaba Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 14, 2021
40 m
Red Lion Noodle Bar / Red Lion Sushi Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 12, 2021
40 m
Apna Pind Other catering premises 1
Needs Major Improvement
January 19, 2021
94 m
Everest Stores Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 13, 2021
94 m
Fineway Cash & Carry Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 20, 2020
94 m
High Street News & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 19, 2021
94 m
Premier Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
94 m
The Belfry Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 28, 2021
94 m
Conway Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 24, 2020
121 m
Ambala & Karahi Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 17, 2021
134 m
Best Halal Meat Limited Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
134 m
Boba & Co UK Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
134 m
C&R Grocers Ltd Retailers - other 4
October 23, 2020
134 m
Chick Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 20, 2020
134 m
Kebabish Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 4, 2020
134 m
KFC Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
134 m
Milsha Stores Retailers - other 4
October 20, 2020
134 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE18 1DB - Data from Apr 2022

Lakedale Road Bus Stop/Station 77 m
Lakedale Road Bus Stop/Station 87 m
Bannockburn Road Bus Stop/Station 248 m
Hadden Road Bus Stop/Station 302 m
Plumstead Bus Stop/Station 318 m
Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.47 km
Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.48 km
Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.48 km
Plumstead Rail Station Rail 385 m
Plumstead Rail Station Rail 398 m
Woolwich Station Rail 1.43 km
Woolwich Arsenal Pier Ferry 1.56 km
Woolwich Royal Arsenal Pier Ferry 1.56 km
Woolwich Arsenal Pier Ferry 1.57 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 40.84 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 40.86 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 40.92 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE18 1DB - Data from Dec 2021

Bleak Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.06 km
Bostall Woods Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Gallions Point Wetland 1.74 km
Clothworkers Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Hill Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km
Mulgrave Pond Inland Water 2.18 km
Abbey Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Shooters Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.53 km
King George V Dock Inland Water 2.61 km
Repository Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.74 km
South Mere Inland Water 2.77 km
Royal Albert Dock Inland Water 2.8 km
Lesnes Abbey Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Horse End Wetland 2.93 km
Manorway Green Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE18 1DB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 40.8 Mbps 66.9 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 7.6 Mbps 7.4 Mbps 21 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% 15.3 1.8
30-300 Mbps 0% 101.3 11
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

9 meters consuming 112,537 kWh - mean 12,504 kWh : median 12,821 kWh

Electricity Consumption

14 meters consuming 29,766 kWh - mean 2,126 kWh : median 2,112 kWh

Energy usage data for SE18 1DB - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.48852500
Longitude 0.09036200
OS Easting 545226
OS Northing 0178691
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
Erith and Thamesmead
Electoral Ward Plumstead
Local Authority District Greenwich
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London East

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000011
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Greenwich Teaching
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Challenged Asian terraces
Subgroup: Asian terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Greenwich BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033657
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Greenwich 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Greenwich 006A
Output Area / Small Area 4B1