Postcode WA15 0AF (Manchester)

Map showing WA15 0AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA15 0AF is located in Manchester, in the county of Greater Manchester. It was introduced in December 2014 and is an active postcode. WA15 0AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA15 0AF is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.8 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 WA15 0AF as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to WA15 0AF is Sunbank Lane which is centered 370 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Global Logistics and is 183 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.76 km away at Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) The closest railway station is Manchester Airport Rail Station, 1.77 km away.

The closest primary school to WA15 0AF (for ages 11 and under) is Elmridge Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Saint Ambrose College. The last OFSTED inspection on February 19, 2020 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of WA15 0AF is The Romper and is 510 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 7, 2019.

Policing for WA15 0AF is covered by the Greater Manchester police force association and Manchester Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA15 0AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA15 0AF, and the approximate distance away.

Sunbank Lane 370 m
Wilmslow Road 411 m
B5166 4.79 km
A538 5.13 km
A533 19.54 km
M56 19.56 km
A56 26.53 km
A57 36.67 km
A6 38.17 km
M6 50.67 km
A50 52.4 km
A1 77.43 km
A41 111.96 km
A46 118.25 km


Information about the postcode WA15 0AF

Introduction December 2014
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 WA15 0AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Elmridge Primary School 1.65 km
St Ambrose Prep School 2.11 km
Saint Ambrose College Good
(February 19, 2020)
2.38 km
Well Green Primary School Good
(November 4, 2021)
2.68 km
Ringway Primary School Good
(June 14, 2017)
2.76 km
The Willows Primary School Good
(November 3, 2016)
2.86 km
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 11, 2019)
2.92 km
Manchester Enterprise Academy Good
(September 22, 2021)
3.12 km
Styal Primary School Good
(April 25, 2018)
3.32 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 8, 2017)
3.35 km
Saint Paul's Catholic High School Requires improvement
(December 5, 2018)
3.35 km
Piper Hill High School Outstanding
(January 9, 2018)
3.35 km
Newall Green Primary School Good
(October 9, 2018)
3.58 km
Altrincham College Good
(March 8, 2017)
3.66 km
Manchester Young Lives Good
(March 15, 2018)
3.82 km
Haveley Hey Community School Good
(March 27, 2019)
3.83 km
St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 22, 2017)
3.9 km
Broomwood Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
4.02 km
Cloverlea Primary School Outstanding
(June 14, 2007)
4.07 km
Pownall Hall School 4.08 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA15 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 23, 2019
0 m
The Hut Group Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
0 m
THG Catering Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
0 m
BP Airport City SF Connect Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 20, 2019
119 m
The Romper Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 7, 2019
510 m
PremiAir VIP Terminal Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 3, 2020
510 m
Runway Visitor Park Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 8, 2021
510 m
Brasserie Blanc Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 13, 2019
902 m
Lounge Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 29, 2016
902 m
Marriott Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 13, 2019
902 m
San Carlo Fiorentino Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 5, 2020
902 m
Cliffemount Community Care Home Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
November 1, 2018
969 m
Oakcroft Guest House Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house Exempt
January 10, 2019
1.04 km
Hale Barns Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
August 22, 2002
1.35 km
Elmridge Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 17, 2021
1.65 km
Kids collective @ Elmridge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
1.65 km
Majestic Wine Warehouse Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 14, 2011
1.78 km
Davies Dairy Farmers/growers 5
Very Good
August 3, 2021
1.83 km
Booths Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 31, 2021
1.91 km
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 17, 2015
1.91 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA15 0AF - Data from Apr 2022

Global Logistics Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Global Logistics Bus Stop/Station 184 m
Sunbank Lane Bus Stop/Station 351 m
Sunbank Lane Bus Stop/Station 396 m
Mill Lane Bus Stop/Station 636 m
Terminal 1 Taxi Rank 1.6 km
Terminal 2 Taxi Rank 1.65 km
Terminal 3 Taxi Rank 1.71 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 1.76 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 1.82 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 1.83 km
Manchester Airport Rail Station Rail 1.77 km
Ashley Rail Station Rail 3.08 km
Ashley Rail Station Rail 3.1 km
Terminal One Access Air 1.58 km
Terminal One Access Air 1.58 km
Terminal One Access Air 1.6 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA15 0AF - Data from Dec 2021

Cotteril Clough Valley 461 m
Sunbank Wood Woodland Or Forest 581 m
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 844 m
Well Wood Woodland Or Forest 893 m
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.1 km
Flaxhigh Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Brickhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.56 km
Humphreys Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Davenportgreen Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Hooksbank Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Round Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Ecclesfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.44 km
Burleyhurst Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Oldwood Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Hardy's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km


Country England
County Greater Manchester
Latitude 53.35629400
Longitude -2.29506800
OS Easting 380458
OS Northing 0384418
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

Greater Manchester


Westminster Parliamentary
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Electoral Ward Woodhouse Park
Local Authority District Manchester
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Greater Manchester
Local Learning and Skills Council Greater Manchester

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E08000003
Travel To Work Area Manchester


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Manchester Teaching
Cancer Alliance Greater Manchester
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Manchester CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Multi-ethnic professionals with families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area (pseudo) England (not covered)
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33002474
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Manchester 053
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Manchester 053D
Output Area / Small Area 5A2