Postcode WA5 2TG (Warrington)

Map showing WA5 2TG and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA5 2TG is located in Warrington It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA5 2TG is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA5 2TG is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.5 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 2TG as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Older workers and retirement.

The closest road name to WA5 2TG is Haig Avenue which is centered 37 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Haig Avenue and is 138 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station, 2.71 km away.

The closest primary school to WA5 2TG (for ages 11 and under) is Great Sankey Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on September 16, 2021. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Great Sankey High School. The last OFSTED inspection on September 20, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of WA5 2TG is The Vulcan Inn and is 5.9 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 74.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.3 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 50% 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 1.9 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 WA5 2TG 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 2TG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA5 2TG, and the approximate distance away.

Haig Avenue 37 m
Beaufort Close 58 m
Brookside Avenue 148 m
Lilac Avenue 163 m
East Avenue 165 m
Liverpool Road 198 m
Penketh Road 204 m
Denham Avenue 218 m
Barnes Close 243 m
Ealing Road 259 m
Sandy Lane 310 m
Highfield Avenue 325 m
Birdwell Drive 392 m
Thornton Road 429 m
Worsborough Avenue 429 m


Information about the postcode WA5 2TG

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 WA5 2TG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Great Sankey Primary School Good
(September 16, 2021)
73 m
Penketh High School Good
(February 26, 2020)
431 m
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School Good
(June 24, 2021)
1.02 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Good
(January 9, 2020)
1.07 km
Chapelford Village Primary School 1.12 km
St Vincent's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 19, 2019)
1.15 km
Penketh South Community Primary School 1.15 km
Park Road Community Primary School 1.32 km
Penketh Primary School 1.33 km
St Gregory's Catholic High School Good
(November 27, 2019)
1.55 km
Evelyn Street Primary Academy and Nursery 1.76 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
1.89 km
Great Sankey High School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.97 km
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School 2.06 km
Barrow Hall Community Primary School Good
(February 26, 2019)
2.12 km
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
2.29 km
St Philip (Westbrook) CofE Aided Primary School Good
(March 28, 2018)
2.43 km
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
2.62 km
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
2.82 km
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
3.23 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA5 2TG - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
BALLOO HOUSE RESIDENTIAL HOME Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
5.5 km
COTTAGE KITCHEN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 5, 2020
5.84 km
SPAR Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 20, 2016
5.84 km
THE GROOMSPORT INN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 2, 2020
5.84 km
The Stables Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 9, 2021
5.85 km
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
5.9 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
5.9 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
6.01 km
CREATIVE GARDENS CAFE Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 26, 2017
6.36 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
6.44 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
6.44 km
Linear Park Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
6.45 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
6.45 km
Copeland View (Donaghadee Golf Club) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 19, 2022
6.47 km
Donaghadee Golf Club Bar Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 14, 2018
6.47 km
MULLAGHBOY PRIVATE NURSING HOME Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 17, 2022
6.47 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
6.48 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
6.48 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
6.54 km
Hollowood Chemists Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
August 22, 2019
6.55 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA5 2TG - Data from Apr 2022

Haig Avenue Bus Stop/Station 138 m
Brookside Avenue Bus Stop/Station 170 m
Brookside Avenue Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Sankey School Bus Stop/Station 258 m
Sankey School Bus Stop/Station 278 m
Bank Quay Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.72 km
Sankey Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 3.05 km
Barbald Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 3.3 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 2.71 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 3.36 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 15.15 km
Terminal Two Access Air 24.3 km
Terminal Two Access Air 24.34 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA5 2TG - Data from Dec 2021

Richmond Bank Wetland 1.29 km
Penketh Bank Wetland 1.51 km
Mersey Meadows Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km
Mary Ann's Lane Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.32 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 2.36 km
Lingley Mere Pond Inland Water 2.48 km
Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Birch Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.58 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.76 km
Finch's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
South Park Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA5 2TG - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 28.6 Mbps 74.6 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 7.1 Mbps 9.3 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6.5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 23 4.8
30-300 Mbps 50% 106 12.2
300+ Mbps 50% 331 36

Gas Consumption

20 meters consuming 254,359 kWh - mean 12,718 kWh : median 14,029 kWh

Electricity Consumption

21 meters consuming 57,462 kWh - mean 2,736 kWh : median 2,622 kWh

Energy usage data for WA5 2TG - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.38725900
Longitude -2.64314300
OS Easting 357322
OS Northing 0388017
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 Penketh and Cuerdley
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: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Older workers and retirement
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 E33007040
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 016
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 016B
Output Area / Small Area 6B4