Postcode WA2 9HS (Warrington)

Map showing WA2 9HS and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA2 9HS is located in Warrington It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA2 9HS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA2 9HS is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.4 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 9HS as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Renting hard-pressed workers.

The closest road name to WA2 9HS is Penrith Avenue which is centered 108 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Stephens Church and is 30 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 2.41 km away.

The closest primary school to WA2 9HS (for ages 11 and under) is St Stephen's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on February 5, 2009.

The local pub for residents of WA2 9HS is The Vulcan Inn and is 3.7 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 4.48 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on June 16, 2021.

100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for WA2 9HS 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 9HS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA2 9HS, and the approximate distance away.

Penrith Avenue 108 m
Edenhall Grove 114 m
Sandy Lane 146 m
Poole Crescent 155 m
Locker Avenue 160 m
Keswick Avenue 171 m
Keswick Crescent 194 m
Borrowdale Avenue 203 m
The Coppins 206 m
Mardale Avenue 211 m
Cooper Avenue 211 m
Howson Road 217 m
Crowe Avenue 243 m
Patterdale Avenue 254 m
St Stephen's Avenue 264 m


Information about the postcode WA2 9HS

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 9HS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Stephen's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(February 5, 2009)
0 m
St Andrew's CofE Primary School Good
(January 19, 2022)
229 m
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School 308 m
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
636 m
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
729 m
St Margaret's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
787 m
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.17 km
Dallam Community Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
1.32 km
Brook Acre Community Primary School Good
(September 21, 2017)
1.45 km
Beamont Primary School 1.5 km
St Bridget's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
1.52 km
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.62 km
Callands Community Primary School Outstanding
(March 9, 2016)
1.85 km
Padgate Academy 1.93 km
Winwick CofE Primary School Good
(June 27, 2018)
1.98 km
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 1.98 km
Cinnamon Brow CofE Primary School Good
(September 22, 2021)
1.99 km
St Oswald's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
2.08 km
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
2.11 km
Christ Church CofE Primary School Padgate Outstanding
(November 25, 2011)
2.25 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA2 9HS - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
3.67 km
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
3.7 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
3.7 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
4.01 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
4.1 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
4.3 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
4.3 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
4.36 km
NISA Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 3
September 24, 2021
4.48 km
Sandwiches and Snacks Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
4.48 km
Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 16, 2021
4.48 km
Yan House Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 20, 2019
4.48 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
4.49 km
Newton Family and Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
4.5 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
4.58 km
Jade Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 6, 2019
4.6 km
Victoria Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
November 29, 2021
4.6 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
4.61 km
Linear Park Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
4.65 km
Aros Kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
4.67 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA2 9HS - Data from Apr 2022

St Stephens Church Bus Stop/Station 30 m
Locker Avenue Bus Stop/Station 100 m
St Stephens Church Bus Stop/Station 104 m
Locker Avenue Bus Stop/Station 107 m
Sandy Lane Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.41 km
Cockhedge Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.58 km
Town Hill Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.65 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 2.41 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 3.22 km
Newton-le-Willows Rail Station Rail 4.71 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 19.63 km
Terminal Two Access Air 21.21 km
Terminal Two Access Air 21.26 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA2 9HS - Data from Dec 2021

Radley Common Woodland Or Forest 919 m
Radley Plantation Woodland Or Forest 982 m
Coney Grove Woods Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.02 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
Houghton Green Pool Inland Water 2.28 km
Asps Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.52 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 2.78 km
Miles's Bite Inland Water 2.8 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.86 km
The Feeder Inland Water 2.88 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA2 9HS - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 100%


Country England
Latitude 53.41366800
Longitude -2.58888300
OS Easting 360955
OS Northing 0390922
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 Poplars and Hulme
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: Hard pressed ageing workers
Subgroup: Renting hard-pressed workers
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 E33006997
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 006C
Output Area / Small Area 8C3