Postcode SP1 2RA (Wiltshire)

Map showing SP1 2RA and nearby postcodes

The postcode SP1 2RA is located in Wiltshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SP1 2RA is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

SP1 2RA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.7 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 SP1 2RA as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to SP1 2RA is The Avenue which is centered 82 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Shady Bower and is 76 m away. The closest railway station is Salisbury Rail Station, 1.42 km away.

The closest primary school to SP1 2RA (for ages 11 and under) is St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on May 9, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 3.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SP1 2RA is covered by the Wiltshire police force association and Wiltshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SP1 2RA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SP1 2RA, and the approximate distance away.

The Avenue 82 m
St Margaret's Close 91 m
Courtwood Close 94 m
Millbrook 100 m
Bellamy Lane 114 m
Methuen Drive 155 m
Laverstock Road 162 m
Milford Hill 169 m
Byways Close 173 m
Elm Grove 180 m
Fowler's Road 192 m
Fowler's Hill 208 m
Clarendon Road 208 m
Elm Grove Road 220 m
Howarth Park 234 m


Information about the postcode SP1 2RA

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from SP1 2RA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Godolphin School 0 m
St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
189 m
Salisbury Sixth Form College Good
(February 10, 2017)
336 m
Chafyn Grove School 653 m
Clannad Education Centre Requires improvement
(November 28, 2019)
653 m
Fountain House Education Suite Outstanding
(November 8, 2018)
653 m
The Spires Good
(June 20, 2019)
685 m
Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School 736 m
Leehurst Swan School 917 m
St Osmund's Catholic Primary School, Salisbury Good
(October 2, 2018)
922 m
Salisbury Cathedral School 937 m
St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Laverstock Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.36 km
St Mark's CofE Junior School, Salisbury Good
(February 27, 2020)
1.41 km
Wyndham Park Infants' School 1.41 km
Exeter House Special School Good
(September 14, 2017)
1.41 km
Wyvern College Good
(January 31, 2020)
1.54 km
South Wilts Grammar School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.56 km
St Edmund's Girls' School Good
(February 6, 2018)
1.6 km
St Joseph's Catholic School Good
(January 17, 2018)
1.66 km
Sarum St Paul's CofE (VA) Primary School Outstanding
(July 3, 2014)
1.75 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SP1 2RA - Data from Apr 2022

Shady Bower Bus Stop/Station 76 m
Shady Bower Bus Stop/Station 92 m
St Martins School Bus Stop/Station 203 m
St Martins School Bus Stop/Station 205 m
Rampart Road Bus Stop/Station 252 m
Salisbury Rail Station Rail 1.42 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 32.58 km
Southampton Airport Air 32.62 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SP1 2RA - Data from Dec 2021

St John's Island Island 1.15 km
Ashley Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.03 km
Ranger's Belts Woodland Or Forest 2.14 km
Harnham Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.15 km
Catt's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.44 km
Kitt's Island Island 2.61 km
John Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.69 km
Eleanor Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.81 km
Cupid's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Diens Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km
Queen Manor Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Hendon Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.06 km
Hockamore Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 103,919 kWh - mean 20,784 kWh : median 22,634 kWh

Energy usage data for SP1 2RA - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 51.06877500
Longitude -1.78535700
OS Easting 415136
OS Northing 0129960
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



Westminster Parliamentary
Electoral Ward Salisbury Milford
Local Authority District Wiltshire
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Swindon and Wiltshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Wiltshire and Swindon

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000054
Travel To Work Area Salisbury


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Somerset, Wiltshire, Avon and Gloucestershire
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Salisbury BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33050692
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wiltshire 056
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wiltshire 056D
Output Area / Small Area 5B2