Postcode SE25 4AQ (Croydon)

Map showing SE25 4AQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE25 4AQ is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE25 4AQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE25 4AQ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.4 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 SE25 4AQ as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Established tech workers.

The closest road name to SE25 4AQ is Lancaster Road which is centered 27 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lancaster Road (SE25) and is 138 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.01 km away at Harrington Road Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norwood Junction Rail Station, 585 m away.

The closest primary school to SE25 4AQ (for ages 11 and under) is St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 8, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris City Academy Crystal Palace. The last OFSTED inspection on October 17, 2014 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of SE25 4AQ is The Albion and is 351 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 17, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Taste Buzz and is 294 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on May 5, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 136.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.7 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 2.3 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 SE25 4AQ is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Croydon is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE25 4AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE25 4AQ, and the approximate distance away.

Lancaster Road 27 m
Avenue Gardens 118 m
Warminster Road 122 m
Pittville Gardens 144 m
Southern Avenue 175 m
Avenue Road 176 m
Court Road 196 m
Chalfont Road 224 m
Armistice Gardens 267 m
Penge Road 271 m
Sundial Avenue 287 m
Norhyrst Avenue 317 m
Woodvale Avenue 330 m
A213 370 m
Regina Road 414 m


Information about the postcode SE25 4AQ

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 SE25 4AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harris Academy South Norwood Outstanding
(January 21, 2010)
350 m
St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy Good
(June 8, 2017)
502 m
Harris Professional Skills Sixth Form 542 m
Cypress Primary School Good
(October 31, 2019)
709 m
South Norwood Primary 878 m
James Dixon Primary School Good
(January 22, 2019)
922 m
Harris City Academy Crystal Palace Outstanding
(October 17, 2014)
954 m
Beckmead College 968 m
Stewart Fleming Primary School Outstanding
(June 22, 2016)
1.11 km
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
1.14 km
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
1.17 km
Oasis Academy Ryelands Good
(April 27, 2017)
1.23 km
St Anthony's Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(November 13, 2019)
1.29 km
All Saints CofE Primary School Good
(January 30, 2019)
1.39 km
Oasis Academy Arena Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
1.4 km
Whitehorse Manor Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.45 km
Whitehorse Manor Infant School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.45 km
St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School 1.59 km
Beulah Infants' School Good
(July 13, 2017)
1.68 km
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 1.72 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE25 4AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Woodside Court Supported Living Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
142 m
Achieve Together Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2020
159 m
Acacia Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
222 m
The Lakes Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 31, 2022
277 m
The Waterside Centre Other catering premises 4
March 29, 2022
277 m
Cheers Retailers - other 4
March 11, 2020
294 m
Taste Buzz Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
May 5, 2021
294 m
Topping Masters Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
294 m
Bonbon Parade Retailers - other 3
February 2, 2017
334 m
South Norwood Conservative Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 21, 2018
334 m
Stanley's Social Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
September 12, 2019
334 m
Compass At Harris Academy South Norwood School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 3, 2019
350 m
Food Stop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
May 12, 2021
351 m
Star News And Off Licence Retailers - other 4
October 1, 2020
351 m
The Albion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 17, 2021
351 m
The Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 24, 2021
351 m
BP MFG SOUTHNORWOOD Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 17, 2020
359 m
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
May 23, 2014
381 m
The Butterfly Patch Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 12, 2021
381 m
The Manse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
381 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE25 4AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Lancaster Road (SE25) Bus Stop/Station 138 m
Lancaster Road (SE25) Bus Stop/Station 143 m
Sundial Avenue Bus Stop/Station 151 m
Sunnybank Bus Stop/Station 259 m
Sunnybank Bus Stop/Station 260 m
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.01 km
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.04 km
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.04 km
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 585 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 652 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 668 m
Vauxhall St. George Wharf Pier Ferry 9.92 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 9.94 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 9.95 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.8 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.95 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 28.06 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE25 4AQ - Data from Dec 2021

South Norwood Lake Inland Water 421 m
Croydon Canal Inland Water 924 m
Lower Lake Inland Water 1.72 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.9 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Intermediate Lake Inland Water 2.3 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Sydenham Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.23 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Crouch Oak Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 3.51 km
Dulwich Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.59 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.71 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE25 4AQ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 93.5 Mbps 136.9 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 16.7 Mbps 39 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% 16.5 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 106.9 16.2
300+ Mbps 100% 526.5 37.5

Gas Consumption

24 meters consuming 353,349 kWh - mean 14,723 kWh : median 11,726 kWh

Electricity Consumption

34 meters consuming 126,508 kWh - mean 3,721 kWh : median 2,194 kWh

Energy usage data for SE25 4AQ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.40325900
Longitude -0.07415400
OS Easting 534056
OS Northing 0168896
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
Croydon North
Electoral Ward South Norwood
Local Authority District Croydon
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London South

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000008
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance North West and South West London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
South West London Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South West London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: Established tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033113
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 008A
Output Area / Small Area 3D2