Postcode WA5 0AJ (Warrington)

Map showing WA5 0AJ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA5 0AJ is located in Warrington It was introduced in June 2001 and is an active postcode. WA5 0AJ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA5 0AJ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.8 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 WA5 0AJ as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to WA5 0AJ is High Gates Close which is centered 12 m away.

The nearest bus stop is General Hospital and is 207 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 1.42 km away.

The closest primary school to WA5 0AJ (for ages 11 and under) is Bewsey Lodge Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 6, 2021.

The local pub for residents of WA5 0AJ is The Vulcan Inn and is 4.73 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Jade Fish & Chips and is 5.65 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 6, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 78.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.6 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 1.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA5 0AJ 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 WA5 0AJ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA5 0AJ, and the approximate distance away.

High Gates Close 12 m
Clap Gates Crescent 84 m
Clap Gates Road 111 m
Ripley Street 114 m
Helmsley Close 152 m
Farmside Close 157 m
Normanby Close 162 m
Brighton Street 170 m
Levisham Gardens 214 m
Radnor Street 219 m
Grafton Street 221 m
Brompton Gardens 238 m
Lockton Lane 249 m
Deal Close 261 m
Salton Gardens 273 m


Information about the postcode WA5 0AJ

Introduction June 2001
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 WA5 0AJ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
326 m
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
648 m
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
700 m
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School 826 m
St Gregory's Catholic High School Good
(November 27, 2019)
869 m
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
908 m
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.26 km
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School Good
(June 24, 2021)
1.28 km
Evelyn Street Primary Academy and Nursery 1.37 km
Dallam Community Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
1.39 km
Chapelford Village Primary School 1.63 km
Callands Community Primary School Outstanding
(March 9, 2016)
1.72 km
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
1.76 km
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.79 km
St Philip (Westbrook) CofE Aided Primary School Good
(March 28, 2018)
1.8 km
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
2.04 km
Latchford St James CofE Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
2.15 km
Beamont Primary School 2.16 km
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School 2.18 km
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
2.23 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA5 0AJ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
4.73 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
4.73 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
4.94 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.14 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
5.26 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
5.35 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
5.35 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
5.4 km
Linear Park Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
5.51 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
5.52 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
5.53 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
5.54 km
Hollowood Chemists Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
August 22, 2019
5.62 km
Newton Community Hospital Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.62 km
Newton Family and Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
5.63 km
Jade Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 6, 2019
5.65 km
Victoria Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
November 29, 2021
5.65 km
NISA Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 3
September 24, 2021
5.72 km
Sandwiches and Snacks Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
5.72 km
Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 16, 2021
5.72 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA5 0AJ - Data from Apr 2022

General Hospital Bus Stop/Station 207 m
Clapgates Bus Stop/Station 237 m
Bewsey Road Bus Stop/Station 283 m
Bewsey Lodge Primary Bus Stop/Station 296 m
Bewsey Lodge Primary Bus Stop/Station 313 m
Sankey Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.39 km
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.42 km
Bank Quay Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 1.45 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 1.42 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 1.44 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 17.43 km
Terminal Two Access Air 22.42 km
Terminal Two Access Air 22.47 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA5 0AJ - Data from Dec 2021

Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 651 m
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 851 m
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.11 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.14 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 1.51 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.89 km
Mersey Meadows Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Mary Ann's Lane Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.11 km
Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km
Jacklegs Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Richmond Bank Wetland 3 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 3.12 km
Coney Grove Woods Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA5 0AJ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.3 Mbps 78.9 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 14.2 Mbps 13.6 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 82.5 14.3
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

23 meters consuming 262,687 kWh - mean 11,421 kWh : median 11,563 kWh

Electricity Consumption

21 meters consuming 81,759 kWh - mean 3,893 kWh : median 3,730 kWh

Energy usage data for WA5 0AJ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.39724300
Longitude -2.61287000
OS Easting 359345
OS Northing 0389110
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 Bewsey and Whitecross
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Multi-ethnic professionals with families
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 E33007030
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 013
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 013B
Output Area / Small Area 5A2