Postcode WA15 0AL (Trafford)

Map showing WA15 0AL and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA15 0AL is located in Trafford, in the county of Greater Manchester. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA15 0AL is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA15 0AL is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.3 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 0AL as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Indian tech achievers.

The closest road name to WA15 0AL is Stone Mead Avenue which is centered 90 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Chapel Drive and is 194 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.8 km away at Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) The closest railway station is Ashley Rail Station, 1.95 km away.

The closest primary school to WA15 0AL (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 0AL is Hale Barns Cricket Club and is 890 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on August 22, 2002. The nearest takeaway food is available from Our Deli Limited and is 721 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on February 16, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 36.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.7 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 4.9 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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


Nearby Postcodes

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

Nearby Roads

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

Stone Mead Avenue 90 m
Rivermead Avenue 150 m
Carrwood 165 m
Chapel Lane 179 m
Gorse Bank Road 215 m
Chapel Drive 245 m
Millway 258 m
Weygates Drive 274 m
Castleway 275 m
Rossmill Lane 288 m
Dobb Hedge Close 309 m
Tanyard Drive 350 m
High Elm Road 377 m
Castle Mill Lane 1.06 km
Hale Road 1.34 km


Information about the postcode WA15 0AL

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 WA15 0AL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Elmridge Primary School 527 m
St Ambrose Prep School 755 m
Saint Ambrose College Good
(February 19, 2020)
1 km
Well Green Primary School Good
(November 4, 2021)
1.53 km
Altrincham College Good
(March 8, 2017)
2.45 km
Hale Preparatory School 2.66 km
Stamford Park Primary School Good
(February 27, 2020)
2.76 km
Altrincham Grammar School for Boys 2.82 km
Altrincham Preparatory School 2.91 km
Bowdon CofE Primary School Outstanding
(March 5, 2020)
2.95 km
Cloverlea Primary School Outstanding
(June 14, 2007)
2.96 km
Blessed Thomas Holford Catholic College Outstanding
(June 20, 2013)
3.12 km
Broomwood Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
3.2 km
Bowdon Preparatory School for Girls 3.26 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 8, 2017)
3.4 km
Saint Paul's Catholic High School Requires improvement
(December 5, 2018)
3.4 km
Piper Hill High School Outstanding
(January 9, 2018)
3.4 km
Manchester Enterprise Academy Good
(September 22, 2021)
3.47 km
The Willows Primary School Good
(November 3, 2016)
3.54 km
Wellington School Good
(March 3, 2017)
3.54 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Elmridge Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 17, 2021
527 m
Kids collective @ Elmridge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
527 m
Majestic Wine Warehouse Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 14, 2011
623 m
Bulls Head Inn Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 12, 2019
631 m
Booths Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 31, 2021
649 m
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 17, 2015
649 m
All Saints Church Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 6, 2004
677 m
Syriana Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 6, 2019
677 m
Flexx Be Flexitarian Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 1, 2021
678 m
Chadwicks Family Butcher Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
April 29, 2021
721 m
Cherry Tree Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 7, 2022
721 m
Lloyds Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
August 29, 2000
721 m
Our Deli Limited Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 16, 2022
721 m
That Pizza Place Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
721 m
Ringway Golf Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 3, 2019
769 m
Hale Barns Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
August 22, 2002
890 m
Hale Golf Club Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 9, 2019
892 m
The Priory Hospital Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 7, 2021
947 m
OK Mum UK Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 8, 2022
1 km
St Ambrose College School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 11, 2019
1 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Chapel Drive Bus Stop/Station 194 m
Chapel Drive Bus Stop/Station 201 m
High Elm Road Bus Stop/Station 368 m
High Elm Road Bus Stop/Station 395 m
Wilton Drive Bus Stop/Station 481 m
Terminal 2 Taxi Rank 2.44 km
Hale - Ashley Road Taxi Rank 2.64 km
Terminal 1 Taxi Rank 2.73 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 2.8 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 2.84 km
Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) Metro/Tram 2.86 km
Ashley Rail Station Rail 1.95 km
Ashley Rail Station Rail 1.96 km
Ashley Rail Station Rail 1.96 km
Terminal Two Access Air 2.42 km
Terminal Two Access Air 2.45 km
Terminal One Access Air 2.72 km

Nearby Nature

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

Flaxhigh Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.12 km
Humphreys Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
Sunbank Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.54 km
Brickhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.55 km
Davenportgreen Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.63 km
Ecclesfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Cotteril Clough Valley 1.96 km
Hardy's Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
Round Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Well Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Lamb's Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Fish House Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA15 0AL - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.8 Mbps 36.2 Mbps 48.84 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 9.7 Mbps 15.86 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 24 6
30-300 Mbps 100% 42 11.4
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

9 meters consuming 289,711 kWh - mean 32,190 kWh : median 29,191 kWh

Electricity Consumption

9 meters consuming 40,930 kWh - mean 4,548 kWh : median 5,064 kWh

Energy usage data for WA15 0AL - Data from 2020


Country England
County Greater Manchester
Latitude 53.36304000
Longitude -2.31496700
OS Easting 379137
OS Northing 0385176
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
Altrincham and Sale West
Electoral Ward Hale Barns
Local Authority District Trafford
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 E08000009
Travel To Work Area Manchester


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

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Indian tech achievers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Greater Manchester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Hale (Trafford) BUASD
Workplace Zone E33005979
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Trafford 028
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Trafford 028C
Output Area / Small Area 6A1