Postcode WA8 8XS (Halton)

Map showing WA8 8XS and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA8 8XS is located in Halton It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA8 8XS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA8 8XS is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.3 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 WA8 8XS as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Semi-detached ageing.

The closest road name to WA8 8XS is Hall Avenue which is centered 29 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Hall Avenue and is 164 m away. The closest railway station is Hough Green Rail Station, 283 m away.

The closest primary school to WA8 8XS (for ages 11 and under) is St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School.

The local pub for residents of WA8 8XS is CARNALEA GOLF CLUB (CLUB HOUSE) and is 4.26 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 3, 2017.

Residents reported an average download speed of 146.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.5 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 2.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA8 8XS is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Halton and St Helens is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).

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Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA8 8XS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA8 8XS, and the approximate distance away.

Hall Avenue 29 m
Meadway 91 m
Broadway 101 m
Sandiway Avenue 121 m
Spinney Avenue 176 m
Briarfield Avenue 194 m
Plumley Gardens 250 m
Ash Lane 533 m
Mayfield Avenue 533 m
Royal Avenue 571 m
Ditchfield Road 818 m
Liverpool Road 1.25 km
Hale Road 1.32 km
A562 2.09 km
B5178 4.16 km

Postcode

Information about the postcode WA8 8XS

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 WA8 8XS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 156 m
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
474 m
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
565 m
St Basil's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 12, 2019)
785 m
All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(March 5, 2020)
1.02 km
Ormiston Chadwick Academy Outstanding
(December 14, 2016)
1.26 km
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
1.39 km
Ashley High School Outstanding
(November 13, 2019)
1.63 km
Chesnut Lodge Special School Good
(July 18, 2017)
1.73 km
Ditton Primary School 1.85 km
Halebank CofE Primary School Good
(July 12, 2017)
2.24 km
Cronton Church of England Primary Academy 2.48 km
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic High School Good
(June 28, 2017)
2.57 km
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2018)
2.64 km
Wade Deacon High School 2.91 km
Riverside College Halton Outstanding
(March 11, 2020)
2.99 km
Finch Woods Academy Good
(June 21, 2017)
3.02 km
Simms Cross Primary School 3.07 km
Halewood Church of England Primary Academy 3.12 km
St Bede's Catholic Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
3.14 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA8 8XS - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Distance
GUEST ACCOMMODATION Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 28, 2017
4.13 km
Grey Point Fort Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
4.21 km
Ailsa Lodge Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 28, 2019
4.25 km
CARNALEA GOLF CLUB (CLUB HOUSE) Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 3, 2017
4.26 km
Carnalea Golf Club (JAG Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
4.26 km
MONTESSORI HELEN'S BAY PRE-SCHOOL Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 18, 2017
4.48 km
Pickie Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 31, 2019
4.52 km
RED BRICK HOUSE NURSERY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2016
4.54 km
Boat House Dining Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2017
4.57 km
JAMAICA INN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 12, 2017
4.57 km
Salty Pup Food Truck Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
December 3, 2021
4.57 km
SALTY DOG HOTEL AND BISTRO Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
4.63 km
THE GUILLEMOT Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 23, 2015
4.63 km
The Guillemot Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 20, 2020
4.63 km
CARNALEA CARE HOME Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2019
4.64 km
BAYVIEW BED & BREAKFAST Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
September 21, 2017
4.64 km
HARGREAVES HOUSE Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 27, 2017
4.64 km
HELEN'S BAY GOLF CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 21, 2017
4.66 km
Helen's Bay TCK Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 13, 2018
4.66 km
ROYAL ULSTER YACHT CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 12, 2012
4.69 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA8 8XS - Data from Apr 2022

Hall Avenue Bus Stop/Station 164 m
Hall Avenue Bus Stop/Station 175 m
Hough Green Station Bus Stop/Station 251 m
Hough Green Road Bus Stop/Station 335 m
Hough Green Road Bus Stop/Station 337 m
HOUGH GREEN ROAD Taxi Rank 1.03 km
HOUGH GREEN ROAD Taxi Rank 1.03 km
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 1.29 km
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 283 m
Halewood Rail Station Rail 3.56 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 3.57 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 6.3 km
Terminal Two Access Air 33.19 km
Terminal Two Access Air 33.23 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA8 8XS - Data from Dec 2021

Clincton Wood Woodland Or Forest 819 m
Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 1.57 km
George's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.23 km
Green's Bridge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
The Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Brick Wall Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
The Field Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Ramsbrook Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.99 km
Brook Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.14 km
Pex Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.17 km
Cronton Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Big Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
Crab Tree Rough Woodland Or Forest 3.3 km
Brick Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.32 km

Broadband

Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA8 8XS - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.4 Mbps 146.6 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 12 Mbps 16.5 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Mbps
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Upload
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 3 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 91.4 13.8
300+ Mbps 100% 539.8 37.8

Gas Consumption

44 meters consuming 718,081 kWh - mean 16,320 kWh : median 15,890 kWh
Lowest
Highest

Energy usage data for WA8 8XS - Data from 2020

Location

Country England
Latitude 53.37066200
Longitude -2.77819100
OS Easting 348320
OS Northing 0386260
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
24127
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Cheshire

Government

Westminster Parliamentary
Constituency
Halton
Electoral Ward Bankfield
Local Authority District Halton
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Liverpool City Region
Secondary:
Local Learning and Skills Council Greater Merseyside

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000006
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan

NHS

NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
(PCT or CT/LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
Halton and St Helens
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
(SHA or LHB/HB/HA/HSCB)
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Partnership
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
(CCG or LHB/CHP/LCG/PHD)
NHS Halton CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Semi-detached ageing
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Widnes BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33006942
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Halton 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Halton 008A
Output Area / Small Area 6B3