Postcode WA2 7RQ (Warrington)

Map showing WA2 7RQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA2 7RQ is located in Warrington It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA2 7RQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA2 7RQ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.3 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 WA2 7RQ as Hard-pressed living > Challenged terraced workers > Deprived blue-collar terraces.

The closest road name to WA2 7RQ is Norris Street which is centered 63 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Norris Street and is 38 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 1.28 km away.

The closest primary school to WA2 7RQ (for ages 11 and under) is Beamont Primary School.

The local pub for residents of WA2 7RQ is The Vulcan Inn and is 5.14 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza and is 5.97 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on June 16, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 123.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.5 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 3.2 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 WA2 7RQ is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Warrington is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA2 7RQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA2 7RQ, and the approximate distance away.

Norris Street 63 m
O'leary Street 109 m
Quebec Road 137 m
Ridgway Street 142 m
Venns Road 143 m
Richardson Street 144 m
Wilkinson Street 170 m
Duncan Street 191 m
Garner Street 212 m
Orford Avenue 214 m
Cabul Close 224 m
Roome Street 265 m
East Avenue 282 m
Arena Gardens 286 m
Synge Street 309 m


Information about the postcode WA2 7RQ

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 WA2 7RQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Beamont Primary School 0 m
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
128 m
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
516 m
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 583 m
St Margaret's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
802 m
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
903 m
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
992 m
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
1.07 km
St Oswald's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
1.12 km
Brook Acre Community Primary School Good
(September 21, 2017)
1.2 km
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School 1.24 km
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.32 km
St Stephen's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(February 5, 2009)
1.5 km
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
1.59 km
St Andrew's CofE Primary School Good
(January 19, 2022)
1.61 km
Padgate Academy 1.74 km
St Bridget's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
1.81 km
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.86 km
Christ Church CofE Primary School Padgate Outstanding
(November 25, 2011)
1.88 km
Bruche Primary School Academy Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.92 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA2 7RQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
5.14 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
5.14 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.17 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
5.43 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
5.56 km
Statham Lodge Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
5.68 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
5.75 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
5.75 km
Bright Futures School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
5.8 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
5.81 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
5.94 km
NISA Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 3
September 24, 2021
5.97 km
Sandwiches and Snacks Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
5.97 km
Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 16, 2021
5.97 km
Yan House Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 20, 2019
5.97 km
Statham Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2018
5.97 km
Statham Little Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2020
5.97 km
Newton Family and Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
5.97 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
6.02 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
6.04 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA2 7RQ - Data from Apr 2022

Norris Street Bus Stop/Station 38 m
Norris Street Bus Stop/Station 50 m
O'Leary Street Bus Stop/Station 52 m
Beaumont Schools Bus Stop/Station 118 m
Withers Avenue Bus Stop/Station 136 m
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.27 km
Cockhedge Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.35 km
Town Hill Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.45 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 1.28 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 2.2 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 19.55 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.41 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.45 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA2 7RQ - Data from Dec 2021

Miles's Bite Inland Water 1.48 km
The Feeder Inland Water 1.54 km
Radley Common Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Radley Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.37 km
Grey Mist Inland Water 2.68 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Woolston New Cut Inland Water 2.99 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 3.25 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 3.26 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA2 7RQ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 123.5 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 13.5 Mbps 21 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 123.5 13.6
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

15 meters consuming 311,101 kWh - mean 20,740 kWh : median 13,904 kWh

Electricity Consumption

13 meters consuming 37,625 kWh - mean 2,894 kWh : median 2,507 kWh

Energy usage data for WA2 7RQ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.40099800
Longitude -2.58106800
OS Easting 361463
OS Northing 0389510
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
Warrington North
Electoral Ward Fairfield and Howley
Local Authority District Warrington
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Cheshire and Warrington
Local Learning and Skills Council Cheshire and Warrington

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000007
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Warrington 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 city and town
Built-Up Area Warrington BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33007014
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 011B
Output Area / Small Area 8B1