Postcode WA4 1AJ (Warrington)

Map showing WA4 1AJ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA4 1AJ is located in Warrington It was introduced in June 1981 and is an active postcode. WA4 1AJ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA4 1AJ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.6 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 WA4 1AJ as Constrained city dwellers > Constrained flat dwellers > Deprived neighbourhoods.

The closest road name to WA4 1AJ is A5061 which is centered 42 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Mary's Street and is 38 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 1.01 km away.

The closest primary school to WA4 1AJ (for ages 11 and under) is Latchford St James CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on May 9, 2017.

The local pub for residents of WA4 1AJ is The Star Inn and is 6.1 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Forage Box and is 6.1 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on November 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 59.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 43.8% 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 0.9 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA4 1AJ 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 WA4 1AJ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA4 1AJ, and the approximate distance away.

A5061 42 m
New Road 61 m
Kent Street 87 m
York Street 115 m
Canterbury Street 116 m
Enville Street 119 m
St Marys Court 125 m
Peartree Place 138 m
Miller Street 175 m
Lord Street 177 m
Marbury Street 186 m
Wharf Street 213 m
Barry Street 233 m
Clifton Street 233 m
Hewitt Street 248 m


Information about the postcode WA4 1AJ

Introduction June 1981
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 WA4 1AJ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Latchford St James CofE Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
207 m
Priestley College Good
(May 16, 2019)
551 m
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.1 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School Good
(February 2, 2022)
1.14 km
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.15 km
Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.45 km
Alderman Bolton Primary School 1.49 km
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School Good
(June 29, 2021)
1.5 km
Cardinal Newman Catholic High School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.51 km
St Thomas' CofE Primary School Good
(October 17, 2018)
1.58 km
Stockton Heath Primary School Good
(January 22, 2019)
1.59 km
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
1.67 km
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 1.78 km
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
1.79 km
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.81 km
Beamont Primary School 1.89 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
2.02 km
Evelyn Street Primary Academy and Nursery 2.08 km
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
2.11 km
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
2.24 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA4 1AJ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bright Futures School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
5.51 km
Statham Lodge Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
5.68 km
Statham Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2018
5.98 km
Statham Little Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2020
5.98 km
Cheshire Grange Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
6.04 km
Lymm Truck Wash Ltd. Retailers - other Exempt
March 14, 2022
6.08 km
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
6.09 km
Greggs the Bakers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
6.09 km
Marks & Spencer Simply Foods Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 18, 2019
6.09 km
McDonald's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 11, 2020
6.09 km
Poplar 2000 Petrol Station Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 29, 2016
6.09 km
The Fifth Wheeel Bar + Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
6.09 km
W H Smith Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 27, 2017
6.09 km
Forage Box Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 17, 2021
6.1 km
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
6.1 km
Willow Cottage Kitchen LLP Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
May 10, 2018
6.1 km
Cherry Tree Out of School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
6.36 km
Cherry Tree Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
6.36 km
St Mary's Pre School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 26, 2019
6.36 km
Evergreen Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
6.39 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA4 1AJ - Data from Apr 2022

St Mary's Street Bus Stop/Station 38 m
St Mary's Street Bus Stop/Station 63 m
Cenotaph Bus Stop/Station 239 m
Cenotaph Bus Stop/Station 264 m
Grove Street Bus Stop/Station 337 m
Bridge Foot Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 477 m
Academy Way Taxi Rank 553 m
Bridge Street Taxi Rank 554 m
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 1.01 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 1.13 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 18.66 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.46 km
Terminal Two Access Air 20.51 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA4 1AJ - Data from Dec 2021

Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 1.37 km
The Feeder Inland Water 1.92 km
Miles's Bite Inland Water 1.97 km
Mersey Meadows Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Hill Firs Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.84 km
The Dingle Valley 2.98 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.04 km
Birch Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.15 km
Grey Mist Inland Water 3.17 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.41 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Woolston New Cut Inland Water 3.49 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.51 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA4 1AJ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 50 Mbps 59.9 Mbps 107 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12.1 Mbps 20 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 56.3% 59.9 12
300+ Mbps 43.8% - -

Gas Consumption

15 meters consuming 83,751 kWh - mean 5,583 kWh : median 5,684 kWh

Electricity Consumption

16 meters consuming 25,220 kWh - mean 1,576 kWh : median 1,547 kWh

Energy usage data for WA4 1AJ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.38424700
Longitude -2.58571100
OS Easting 361139
OS Northing 0387649
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 South
Electoral Ward Latchford West
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: Constrained flat dwellers
Subgroup: Deprived neighbourhoods
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 E33007042
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 017
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 017D
Output Area / Small Area 7B2