Postcode SE5 0TW (Southwark)

Map showing SE5 0TW and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE5 0TW is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE5 0TW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE5 0TW is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.9 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 SE5 0TW as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Old EU tech workers.

The closest road name to SE5 0TW is Farmers Road which is centered 20 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Vassall Road (SE5) and is 85 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 869 m away at Oval Underground Station The closest railway station is Loughborough Junction Rail Station, 1.29 km away.

The closest primary school to SE5 0TW (for ages 11 and under) is St John the Divine Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on September 15, 2016. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ark All Saints Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on June 19, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of SE5 0TW is Canterbury arms and is 517 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 21, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 54.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 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 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE5 0TW 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 SE5 0TW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE5 0TW, and the approximate distance away.

Farmers Road 20 m
A202 68 m
Laxley Close 123 m
Warham Street 159 m
Camberwell New Road 159 m
Salisbury Place 161 m
Glenfinlas Way 174 m
Councillor Street 174 m
Pitman Street 178 m
Toulon Street 183 m
Langton Road 193 m
Redcar Street 203 m
Turner Close 203 m
Cadman Close 204 m
Wyndham Road 207 m


Information about the postcode SE5 0TW

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 SE5 0TW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Highshore School Good
(November 28, 2017)
0 m
Ark All Saints Academy Good
(June 19, 2018)
121 m
PhoenixPlace Good
(June 14, 2018)
148 m
St John the Divine Church of England Primary School Good
(September 15, 2016)
148 m
St Joseph's Catholic Infants School Good
(March 22, 2018)
188 m
St Joseph's Catholic Junior School Good
(March 28, 2017)
188 m
Saint Gabriel's College Good
(November 29, 2018)
253 m
Sacred Heart Catholic School Outstanding
(December 12, 2012)
265 m
Comber Grove School Good
(April 2, 2019)
283 m
John Ruskin Primary School and Language Classes Outstanding
(January 28, 2009)
474 m
Christ Church Primary SW9 Good
(June 6, 2019)
577 m
Van Gogh Primary 759 m
Brunswick Park Primary School Good
(April 25, 2019)
760 m
Arco Academy Requires improvement
(September 16, 2021)
845 m
Crawford Primary School Good
(October 4, 2019)
858 m
Keyworth Primary School Good
(May 10, 2018)
895 m
Loughborough Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
924 m
St Paul's Church of England Primary School 924 m
Reay Primary School Outstanding
(March 16, 2017)
958 m
Henry Fawcett Primary School Outstanding
(May 11, 2017)
1.04 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE5 0TW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Iichild Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 10, 2018
365 m
Sariya's kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 10, 2018
365 m
Canterbury arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 21, 2020
517 m
Costcutter Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 19, 2018
517 m
Aurora House School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 10, 2022
621 m
Kennington Park Academy Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 29, 2021
621 m
Collective Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2021
656 m
Kennington Park Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
656 m
Early steps day nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 1, 2021
690 m
Other side fried ltd Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 18, 2022
733 m
1st place at lorrimore square Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 9, 2021
772 m
Spring holiday club Other catering premises 4
March 12, 2021
772 m
Fine bites Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
781 m
Bankside catering Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
806 m
Orbit beers ltd - taproom Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 11, 2022
836 m
Buzz Coffee Mobile caterer 3
June 29, 2021
841 m
Sidecar coffee bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 24, 2021
846 m
La luna Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 25, 2020
881 m
Chaplin cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
June 22, 2021
882 m
Sra ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 6, 2018
886 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE5 0TW - Data from Apr 2022

Vassall Road (SE5) Bus Stop/Station 85 m
Wyndham Rd Camberwell Bus Stop/Station 104 m
Vassall Road (SE5) Bus Stop/Station 110 m
Vassall Rd Camberwell New Rd Bus Stop/Station 195 m
Langton Road Bus Stop/Station 212 m
Oval Underground Station Metro/Tram 869 m
Oval Underground Station Metro/Tram 872 m
Oval Underground Station Metro/Tram 875 m
Loughborough Junction Rail Station Rail 1.29 km
Denmark Hill Rail Station Rail 1.37 km
Vauxhall Rail Station Rail 1.67 km
Vauxhall St. George Wharf Pier Ferry 1.97 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 1.99 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 2 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.58 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.74 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 35.96 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE5 0TW - Data from Dec 2021

Holly Grove Shrubbery Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 2.39 km
Pelican Pool Inland Water 3.45 km
Duck Island Island 3.46 km
St James's Park Lake Inland Water 3.52 km
Long Pond Inland Water 3.55 km
Duck Pond Inland Water 3.6 km
Ladies Pond Inland Water 3.72 km
St Katharine Docks Basin Inland Water 3.8 km
West Dock Inland Water 3.83 km
Knight's Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.87 km
East Dock Inland Water 3.9 km
Eagle Pond Inland Water 3.92 km
Fountain Lake Inland Water 4.09 km
Mount Pond Inland Water 4.15 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE5 0TW - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 58.3 Mbps 54.4 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 12.9 Mbps 13.5 Mbps 20 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 5.5
30-300 Mbps 100% 63 15.3
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

15 meters consuming 221,303 kWh - mean 14,754 kWh : median 7,853 kWh

Electricity Consumption

12 meters consuming 28,885 kWh - mean 2,407 kWh : median 2,275 kWh

Energy usage data for SE5 0TW - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.47814300
Longitude -0.10133000
OS Easting 531950
OS Northing 0177174
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
Camberwell and Peckham
Electoral Ward Newington
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: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: Old EU tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwark BUASD
Workplace Zone E33036003
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 021
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 021F
Output Area / Small Area 3D3