Postcode SE25 5QP (Croydon)

Map showing SE25 5QP and nearby postcodes

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

SE25 5QP is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.5 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 SE25 5QP as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to SE25 5QP is Crowther Road which is centered 45 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Doyle Road and is 238 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 969 m away at Harrington Road Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norwood Junction Rail Station, 227 m away.

The closest primary school to SE25 5QP (for ages 11 and under) is South Norwood Primary.

The local pub for residents of SE25 5QP is The Cherry Tree and is 291 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 1, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Chicken Palace and is 241 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Major Improvement on March 30, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 58.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 78.6% 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 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE25 5QP 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 5QP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Crowther Road 45 m
Gresham Road 62 m
Balfour Road 108 m
Shinners Close 119 m
Carmichael Road 136 m
Stanger Road 140 m
Farley Place 167 m
Elborough Road 175 m
Clifford Road 181 m
Werndee Road 185 m
Doyle Road 200 m
Sidney Road 215 m
Greenmead Close 235 m
Merchants Close 237 m
Holland Road 240 m


Information about the postcode SE25 5QP

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 5QP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
South Norwood Primary 0 m
St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy Good
(June 8, 2017)
435 m
Harris Academy South Norwood Outstanding
(January 21, 2010)
542 m
Harris Professional Skills Sixth Form 555 m
Oasis Academy Ryelands Good
(April 27, 2017)
562 m
Beckmead College 615 m
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
697 m
St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School 711 m
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
749 m
Oasis Academy Arena Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
779 m
Woodside Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
1.18 km
Robert Fitzroy Academy Good
(July 3, 2018)
1.19 km
Stewart Fleming Primary School Outstanding
(June 22, 2016)
1.31 km
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 1.35 km
John Wood School & Nursery Good
(January 31, 2019)
1.35 km
Whitehorse Manor Infant School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.38 km
Whitehorse Manor Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.38 km
Cypress Primary School Good
(October 31, 2019)
1.47 km
The Crescent Primary School Requires improvement
(November 4, 2021)
1.49 km
BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology Good
(January 24, 2018)
1.49 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Nourish Contract Catering At South Norwood Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 11, 2018
0 m
Little Pumpkins Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 17, 2021
158 m
Damien's Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
February 18, 2020
221 m
Portland Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
December 17, 2021
221 m
Chicken Palace Takeaway/sandwich shop 1
Needs Major Improvement
March 30, 2022
241 m
Palace Grocery Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
241 m
Sainsbury's Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 20, 2014
241 m
Clifford Stores Retailers - other 4
December 9, 2021
247 m
Sabadema Multicultural Catering @ Karl's Restaurant Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 26, 2022
247 m
Caribbean Best Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 19, 2020
261 m
Domino's Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
261 m
Portland Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 25, 2021
261 m
Shell Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 9, 2021
261 m
Little Engines Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 29, 2022
272 m
Amina Malik Gallery LTD Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 30, 2019
291 m
Cuppa Haven Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 2, 2018
291 m
The Cherry Tree Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 1, 2018
291 m
Dong Hai Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
December 9, 2021
292 m
YSD Business Retail Ltd Retailers - other 3
November 8, 2019
292 m
CDK Seafood And Grocery Retailers - other 3
August 26, 2020
303 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Doyle Road Bus Stop/Station 238 m
Norwood Junction Station Bus Stop/Station 242 m
Norwood Junction Station Bus Stop/Station 260 m
Harrington Road South Norwood Bus Stop/Station 279 m
Portland Road Norwood Jnc Stn Bus Stop/Station 322 m
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 969 m
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 971 m
Harrington Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 974 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 227 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 279 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 302 m
Greenwich Pier Ferry 10.74 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 10.75 km
Vauxhall St. George Wharf Pier Ferry 10.77 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.98 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.13 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 27.23 km

Nearby Nature

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

South Norwood Lake Inland Water 1.3 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 1.66 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 2.54 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 2.63 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.77 km
Crouch Oak Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.1 km
Intermediate Lake Inland Water 3.14 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Cold Shaw Woodland Or Forest 3.2 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.27 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.3 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 3.48 km
Millers Pond Inland Water 3.63 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 53.7 Mbps 58.6 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 9.4 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7.5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 21.4% 84.2 13.6
300+ Mbps 78.6% - -

Gas Consumption

42 meters consuming 539,833 kWh - mean 12,853 kWh : median 10,742 kWh

Energy usage data for SE25 5QP - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39541200
Longitude -0.07275900
OS Easting 534176
OS Northing 0168026
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 E33033115
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 008D
Output Area / Small Area 4A3