Postcode WA2 7SB (Warrington)

Map showing WA2 7SB and nearby postcodes

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

WA2 7SB 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 7SB as Constrained city dwellers > Challenged diversity > Transitional Eastern European neighbourhood.

The closest road name to WA2 7SB is Quebec Road which is centered 38 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Beaumont Schools and is 150 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 1.27 km away.

The closest primary school to WA2 7SB (for ages 11 and under) is St Benedict's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 28, 2017.

The local pub for residents of WA2 7SB is The Vulcan Inn and is 5.27 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Forage Box and is 6 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on November 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 94.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 11.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 98.6% 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 1.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA2 7SB 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 7SB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Quebec Road 38 m
Venns Road 73 m
Ridgway Street 100 m
Cabul Close 136 m
O'leary Street 138 m
Norris Street 174 m
Marsh House Lane 223 m
Godfrey Street 224 m
Wilkinson Street 232 m
Richardson Street 249 m
Garner Street 253 m
Gorsey Lane 254 m
Duncan Street 261 m
Arena Gardens 269 m
Roome Street 287 m


Information about the postcode WA2 7SB

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 7SB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
0 m
Beamont Primary School 128 m
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 463 m
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
638 m
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
878 m
St Margaret's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
901 m
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
1.03 km
St Oswald's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
1.05 km
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
1.2 km
Brook Acre Community Primary School Good
(September 21, 2017)
1.21 km
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.33 km
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School 1.36 km
St Stephen's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(February 5, 2009)
1.62 km
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
1.64 km
St Andrew's CofE Primary School Good
(January 19, 2022)
1.72 km
Padgate Academy 1.73 km
Bruche Primary School Academy Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.83 km
Cardinal Newman Catholic High School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.83 km
St Bridget's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
1.84 km
Christ Church CofE Primary School Padgate Outstanding
(November 25, 2011)
1.85 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
5.27 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
5.27 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.29 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
5.56 km
Statham Lodge Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
5.56 km
Bright Futures School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
5.68 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
5.69 km
Statham Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2018
5.86 km
Statham Little Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2020
5.86 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
5.88 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
5.88 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
5.94 km
Forage Box Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 17, 2021
6 km
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
6 km
Willow Cottage Kitchen LLP Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
May 10, 2018
6 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
6.07 km
Cheshire Grange Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
6.07 km
NISA Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 3
September 24, 2021
6.09 km
Sandwiches and Snacks Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
6.09 km
Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 16, 2021
6.09 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Beaumont Schools Bus Stop/Station 150 m
Beaumont Schools Bus Stop/Station 150 m
Norris Street Bus Stop/Station 159 m
Norris Street Bus Stop/Station 161 m
O'Leary Street Bus Stop/Station 175 m
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.27 km
Cockhedge Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.31 km
Town Hill Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.43 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 1.27 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 2.19 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 19.6 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.3 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.35 km

Nearby Nature

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

Miles's Bite Inland Water 1.36 km
The Feeder Inland Water 1.42 km
Radley Common Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Radley Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Grey Mist Inland Water 2.58 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Woolston New Cut Inland Water 2.89 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.99 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 3.19 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 3.36 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 49.2 Mbps 94.6 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 11.5 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 19.5 3.5
30-300 Mbps 1.4% 77.7 11.2
300+ Mbps 98.6% 505.7 38

Gas Consumption

68 meters consuming 580,399 kWh - mean 8,535 kWh : median 8,690 kWh

Energy usage data for WA2 7SB - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.40015900
Longitude -2.57974800
OS Easting 361550
OS Northing 0389416
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: Constrained city dwellers
Group: Challenged diversity
Subgroup: Transitional Eastern European neighbourhood
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 7A1