Postcode SE25 5EY (Croydon)

Map showing SE25 5EY and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE25 5EY is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE25 5EY is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE25 5EY is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.8 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 5EY as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to SE25 5EY is Sonning Road which is centered 83 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Blackhorse Lane and is 23 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 176 m away at Blackhorse Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norwood Junction Rail Station, 1.24 km away.

The closest primary school to SE25 5EY (for ages 11 and under) is Woodside Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 12, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ark Blake Academy.

The local pub for residents of SE25 5EY is The Joiners Arms and is 94 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 17, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Chilli And Spice and is 0 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on November 19, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 58.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 11.9 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 48% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 96% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.7 out of 10. 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 SE25 5EY 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 5EY and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE25 5EY, and the approximate distance away.

Sonning Road 83 m
Salisbury Road 109 m
Elmers Road 129 m
Anthony Road 153 m
Dickenson's Place 155 m
Stroud Road 170 m
Hermitage Lane 173 m
Coe Avenue 196 m
Tenterden Gardens 211 m
Dickenson's Lane 214 m
Tenterden Road 222 m
Malcolm Road 237 m
Woodside Green 244 m
Goodhew Road 267 m
Alderton Road 272 m


Information about the postcode SE25 5EY

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 5EY - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Woodside Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
268 m
St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School 331 m
John Wood School & Nursery Good
(January 31, 2019)
660 m
Oasis Academy Shirley Park Good
(May 1, 2019)
689 m
Robert Fitzroy Academy Good
(July 3, 2018)
740 m
Oasis Academy Ryelands Good
(April 27, 2017)
940 m
Oasis Academy Arena Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
1 km
Ark Blake Academy 1.02 km
Chaffinch Brook School 1.02 km
South Norwood Primary 1.03 km
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
1.21 km
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
1.24 km
Beckmead College 1.28 km
Broadmead Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
1.38 km
St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy Good
(June 8, 2017)
1.44 km
Al-Khair School Good
(October 7, 2021)
1.46 km
Al-Khair Secondary Girls Good
(January 30, 2020)
1.46 km
Trinity School 1.48 km
Harris Professional Skills Sixth Form 1.5 km
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 1.54 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE25 5EY - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chilli And Spice Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 19, 2020
0 m
Crust Pizza / Texas Mexican Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 16, 2020
0 m
Londis Woodside Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2010
0 m
The Green Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 27, 2020
0 m
The Joiners Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 17, 2020
94 m
Delight Kebab Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
121 m
Greens Food And Wine Retailers - other 3
March 16, 2020
121 m
Ly Chinese Take Away Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 24, 2021
121 m
Mandys Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 24, 2021
121 m
Perfect Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 24, 2021
121 m
Woodside Cafe Kopaczko Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
121 m
Harrison Catering Services At Thomas Becket School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 23, 2021
331 m
Spring Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 17, 2018
570 m
Mulberry Kindergarten Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 29, 2022
647 m
Woodside Court Supported Living Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
662 m
Morleys Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 16, 2022
743 m
Portland Wines Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
October 17, 2021
743 m
Star Cafe & Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 8, 2022
762 m
Star Cafe And Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
762 m
The Gold Coast Bar & Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 17, 2021
762 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE25 5EY - Data from Apr 2022

Blackhorse Lane Bus Stop/Station 23 m
Blackhorse Lane Bus Stop/Station 117 m
Woodside Green Bus Stop/Station 217 m
Woodside Green Bus Stop/Station 259 m
Northway Road Bus Stop/Station 374 m
Blackhorse Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 176 m
Blackhorse Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 177 m
Blackhorse Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 185 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 1.24 km
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 1.27 km
Selhurst Rail Station Rail 1.3 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.77 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.78 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.8 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.03 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.17 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.26 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE25 5EY - Data from Dec 2021

Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 1.61 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 2.32 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.41 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 2.64 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.79 km
Cold Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.86 km
Foxes Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Crouch Oak Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Temple Avenue Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km
Millers Pond Inland Water 2.96 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
High Broom Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
Spring Park Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.38 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE25 5EY - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 71.1 Mbps 58.4 Mbps 107 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 11.9 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6.5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 21.3 3
30-300 Mbps 48% 75.2 15.7
300+ Mbps 48% - -

Gas Consumption

24 meters consuming 269,095 kWh - mean 11,212 kWh : median 6,002 kWh

Electricity Consumption

18 meters consuming 48,181 kWh - mean 2,677 kWh : median 1,810 kWh

Energy usage data for SE25 5EY - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.38623600
Longitude -0.07146300
OS Easting 534293
OS Northing 0167008
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 Central
Electoral Ward Woodside
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033140
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 014B
Output Area / Small Area 4A3