Postcode WA11 0AY (St. Helens)

Map showing WA11 0AY and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA11 0AY is located in St. Helens, in the county of Merseyside. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA11 0AY is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA11 0AY is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.6 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 WA11 0AY as Hard-pressed living > Challenged terraced workers > Deprived blue-collar terraces.

The closest road name to WA11 0AY is Jackson Street which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Clipsley Lane and is 113 m away. The closest railway station is Garswood Rail Station, 2.6 km away.

The closest primary school to WA11 0AY (for ages 11 and under) is Legh Vale Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 26, 2019.

The local pub for residents of WA11 0AY is Jaydees Sports and Function Suite and is 145 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 19, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Mayfair and is 38 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on January 6, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 96.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.1 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 1.6 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 WA11 0AY is covered by the Merseyside police force association and Halton and St Helens is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA11 0AY and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA11 0AY, and the approximate distance away.

Jackson Street 19 m
Juddfield Street 50 m
St Mark's Street 52 m
Sumner Street 112 m
Platts Street 119 m
Cumberland Crescent 196 m
Runnymede Drive 210 m
West Side Avenue 219 m
West End Grove 219 m
Burrows Street 230 m
Vicarage Road 234 m
Park Avenue 248 m
Bethany Close 250 m
Park Street 260 m
Loweswater Crescent 286 m


Information about the postcode WA11 0AY

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 WA11 0AY - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Legh Vale Primary School Good
(March 26, 2019)
364 m
Outwood Academy Haydock 727 m
St. Mary's Catholic Primary Blackbrook Good
(October 4, 2017)
1.1 km
Ashurst Primary School Good
(November 6, 2019)
1.29 km
Grange Valley Primary School Outstanding
(November 16, 2016)
1.48 km
St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Academy 1.52 km
Haydock English Martyrs' Primary School Good
(January 18, 2018)
1.78 km
St James' Church of England Primary School 1.88 km
Broad Oak Community Primary School Good
(March 14, 2019)
1.89 km
Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School Good
(April 25, 2019)
1.89 km
Merton Bank Primary School Good
(June 21, 2017)
2.12 km
Mill Green School Outstanding
(November 1, 2018)
2.19 km
Carr Mill Primary School Good
(March 9, 2017)
2.23 km
Lansbury Bridge School Good
(January 22, 2020)
2.26 km
St Peter and St Paul Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(July 2, 2014)
2.35 km
Lyme Community Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
2.65 km
Allanson Street Primary School Good
(March 20, 2019)
2.67 km
St Cuthbert's Catholic High School Good
(September 21, 2016)
2.71 km
Chapel End Primary School Good
(June 21, 2017)
2.75 km
Penkford School Good
(February 26, 2016)
2.87 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA11 0AY - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Tesco Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 7, 2020
0 m
Mayfair Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
January 6, 2022
38 m
The Source (St Marks Church) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 29, 2019
38 m
St Mark's Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 22, 2021
90 m
T.A.N.G.O.+ Food Pantry Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 13, 2022
90 m
Jaydees Sports and Function Suite Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
145 m
Hollowood Chemists Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
December 7, 2021
236 m
West End Superstore Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
November 1, 2021
249 m
TST Food & Wine Retailers - other 3
October 12, 2021
332 m
Legh Vale Infant & Junior School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 15, 2021
364 m
Haydock Supper Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
523 m
The Owls Nest Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 14, 2019
534 m
Chesworth Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 23, 2021
552 m
Sams Wines Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
January 4, 2022
552 m
Clipsley Lane Convenience Retailers - other 3
January 4, 2022
727 m
Colliers Croft Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 2, 2019
727 m
Haydock Sports College School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
727 m
Spar Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 28, 2020
781 m
The Ship Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
February 19, 2019
844 m
Pit Stop Deli Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 10, 2019
890 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA11 0AY - Data from Apr 2022

Clipsley Lane Bus Stop/Station 113 m
Sumner Street Bus Stop/Station 142 m
West End Road Bus Stop/Station 156 m
West End Road Bus Stop/Station 197 m
Burrows Street Bus Stop/Station 199 m
Shaw Street Taxi Rank 3.18 km
Hall Street Taxi Rank 3.3 km
Claughton Street Taxi Rank 3.5 km
Garswood Rail Station Rail 2.6 km
St Helens Central Rail Station Rail 3.15 km
St Helens Junction Rail Station Rail 3.82 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 18.14 km
Terminal Two Access Air 29.48 km
Terminal Two Access Air 29.54 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA11 0AY - Data from Dec 2021

Stanley Bank Wood Woodland Or Forest 576 m
Icehouse Plantation Woodland Or Forest 816 m
Glass House Close Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.19 km
Little Oak Meadow Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Crock Hey Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.37 km
Higher Colt Shed Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.45 km
Rough Hey Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Hollin Hey Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Carr Mill Dam Inland Water 1.96 km
Littlewood Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km
Carr Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Goyt Hey Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km
Caleb's Rough Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Tithe Barn Hillock Hill Or Mountain 2.37 km
Torpen Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.44 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA11 0AY - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 96.2 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 13.1 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 3 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 27 11
30-300 Mbps 0% 94.1 12.8
300+ Mbps 100% 331 36

Gas Consumption

43 meters consuming 445,895 kWh - mean 10,370 kWh : median 9,437 kWh

Electricity Consumption

44 meters consuming 109,970 kWh - mean 2,499 kWh : median 2,061 kWh

Energy usage data for WA11 0AY - Data from 2020


Country England
County Merseyside
Latitude 53.46757100
Longitude -2.69027200
OS Easting 354274
OS Northing 0396981
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
St Helens North
Electoral Ward Blackbrook
Local Authority District St. Helens
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Liverpool City Region
Local Learning and Skills Council Greater Merseyside

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E08000013
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Halton and St Helens
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS St Helens CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Hard-pressed living
Group: Challenged terraced workers
Subgroup: Deprived blue-collar terraces
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Liverpool BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Haydock BUASD
Workplace Zone E33006489
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
St. Helens 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
St. Helens 008D
Output Area / Small Area 8B1