Postcode WA12 0AA (St. Helens)

Map showing WA12 0AA and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA12 0AA is located in St. Helens, in the county of Merseyside. It was introduced in October 2015 and is an active postcode. WA12 0AA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA12 0AA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.9 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 WA12 0AA as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > White suburban communities.

The closest road name to WA12 0AA is Mc Corquodale Gardens which is centered 40 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Newton-le-Willows Rail Station and is 88 m away. The closest railway station is Newton-le-Willows Rail Station, 84 m away.

The closest primary school to WA12 0AA (for ages 11 and under) is St Peter's CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on December 13, 2013.

The local pub for residents of WA12 0AA is Stocks Tavern and is 421 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on April 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Fishician and is 607 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 4, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 62.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.3 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 1.3 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 WA12 0AA 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 WA12 0AA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA12 0AA, and the approximate distance away.

Mc Corquodale Gardens 40 m
Alfred Street 130 m
Church Street 173 m
Rosemary Drive 186 m
Mill Meadow 190 m
Willowdale 191 m
Willow Bank Estate 195 m
Willow Road 215 m
Mill Lane 245 m
Northwood Avenue 245 m
Holford Way 250 m
Woodland Avenue 251 m
Owlsfield 258 m
Roscoe Avenue 272 m
Banastre Drive 298 m


Information about the postcode WA12 0AA

Introduction October 2015
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 WA12 0AA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Peter's CofE Primary School Outstanding
(December 13, 2013)
370 m
Newton-le-Willows Primary School Good
(September 23, 2021)
953 m
Hope Academy Requires improvement
(September 29, 2021)
1.34 km
St Mary's Catholic Infant School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2018)
1.36 km
Wargrave House School Outstanding
(December 18, 2019)
1.45 km
Wargrave CofE Primary School Good
(June 23, 2021)
1.58 km
St Mary's Catholic Junior School Requires improvement
(December 6, 2018)
1.66 km
The District CofE Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.83 km
Golborne Community Primary School 2.64 km
Winwick CofE Primary School Good
(June 27, 2018)
2.76 km
Lyme Community Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
2.81 km
All Saints Catholic Primary School, Golborne, Wigan Outstanding
(January 30, 2019)
2.86 km
St Thomas CofE Junior and Infant School Good
(February 27, 2020)
3.07 km
Penkford School Good
(February 26, 2016)
3.14 km
St Luke's CofE Primary School Good
(November 29, 2017)
3.16 km
Lowton West Primary School Good
(September 14, 2017)
3.31 km
Golborne High School Good
(December 5, 2019)
3.42 km
St Catherine's Catholic Primary School, Lowton Good
(March 21, 2018)
3.44 km
Burtonwood Community Primary School Outstanding
(February 10, 2022)
3.52 km
St James' Church of England Primary School 3.58 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA12 0AA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Shop & Drive Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 11, 2021
103 m
The Kirkfield Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
September 30, 2021
289 m
St Peter's C Of E School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 11, 2019
370 m
The Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 6, 2021
370 m
Dragon & Phoenix Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
May 29, 2018
421 m
Stocks Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub 3
April 25, 2018
421 m
Amans Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
607 m
Drinkworthy Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 15, 2021
607 m
Fishician Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
607 m
Hong Liang Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 1, 2021
607 m
Humbugs Retailers - other 4
November 13, 2019
607 m
Samerah Balti Takeaway/sandwich shop 1
Needs Major Improvement
September 20, 2021
607 m
Spar Retailers - other 4
June 13, 2018
607 m
The Firkin Bar Pub/bar/nightclub Exempt
September 27, 2018
607 m
The Fort Of India Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
April 25, 2018
607 m
The Riddling Rack Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 8, 2019
607 m
Verona Kitchen & Bar Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
607 m
Village Pantry Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 6, 2019
607 m
Bargain Booze Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
634 m
Chouxchouxbedoo Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
634 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA12 0AA - Data from Apr 2022

Newton-le-Willows Rail Station Bus Stop/Station 88 m
Newton-le-Willows Station Bus Stop/Station 89 m
Newton-le-Willows Rail Station Bus Stop/Station 95 m
Newton-le-Willows Rail Station Bus Stop/Station 106 m
Newton-le-Willows Station Bus Stop/Station 121 m
Railway Street Taxi Rank 1.72 km
Newton-le-Willows Rail Station Rail 84 m
Earlestown Rail Station Rail 1.48 km
Earlestown Rail Station Rail 1.74 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 20.66 km
Terminal Two Access Air 24.13 km
Terminal Two Access Air 24.18 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA12 0AA - Data from Dec 2021

Naylors Wood Woodland Or Forest 143 m
Newton Lake Inland Water 433 m
Golborne Dale Valley 941 m
Golborne Park Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.07 km
Colonel's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.27 km
Park Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Hollows Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Cop Holt Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.4 km
Dean Moor Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
Dean Dam Inland Water 1.66 km
Red Brow Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Apple Acre Woodland Or Forest 1.83 km
Old Hey Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.84 km
Ellam's Rough Woodland Or Forest 1.94 km
King's Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA12 0AA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 66 Mbps 62.6 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 16.3 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% 18.5 1.5
30-300 Mbps 100% 65.4 17.3
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

37 meters consuming 316,758 kWh - mean 8,561 kWh : median 8,790 kWh

Electricity Consumption

38 meters consuming 110,539 kWh - mean 2,909 kWh : median 2,950 kWh

Energy usage data for WA12 0AA - Data from 2020


Country England
County Merseyside
Latitude 53.45371100
Longitude -2.61256800
OS Easting 359419
OS Northing 0395392
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 Newton
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: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: White suburban communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater Manchester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Newton-le-Willows BUASD
Workplace Zone E33006525
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
St. Helens 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
St. Helens 015D
Output Area / Small Area 6B2