Postcode WA9 1AN (St. Helens)

Map showing WA9 1AN and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA9 1AN is located in St. Helens, in the county of Merseyside. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA9 1AN is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA9 1AN is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.1 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 WA9 1AN as Constrained city dwellers > White communities > Constrained young families.

The closest road name to WA9 1AN is Langtree Street which is centered 88 m away.

The nearest bus stop is McCulloch Street and is 49 m away. The closest railway station is St Helens Central Rail Station, 527 m away.

The closest primary school to WA9 1AN (for ages 11 and under) is Allanson Street Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 20, 2019.

The local pub for residents of WA9 1AN is The Alfred Public House and is 576 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 1, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Bentos Lunchbox & Noodle Bar and is 632 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on August 15, 2019.

Policing for WA9 1AN is covered by the Merseyside police force association and Halton and St Helens is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA9 1AN and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA9 1AN, and the approximate distance away.

Langtree Street 88 m
Mcculloch Street 130 m
South John Street 153 m
Sorogold Close 159 m
Sorogold Street 217 m
Lascelles Street 221 m
Parr Mount Street 228 m
Parr Street 234 m
Traverse Street 248 m
Ardwick Street 251 m
Higher Parr Street 280 m
Orrell Street 280 m
West Side 334 m
Pitt Street 336 m
Atlas Street 339 m


Information about the postcode WA9 1AN

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 WA9 1AN - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Allanson Street Primary School Good
(March 20, 2019)
740 m
Merton Bank Primary School Good
(June 21, 2017)
768 m
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
788 m
Parish Church of England Primary School, St Helens Outstanding
(January 26, 2022)
829 m
This Is My Education - TIME 1.1 km
Mill Green School Outstanding
(November 1, 2018)
1.18 km
St Helens College Requires improvement
(January 17, 2020)
1.22 km
Lansbury Bridge School Good
(January 22, 2020)
1.24 km
St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Academy 1.32 km
St Mary & St Thomas' CofE Primary School Outstanding
(February 27, 2019)
1.45 km
Robins Lane Community Primary School Good
(January 8, 2020)
1.55 km
St Cuthbert's Catholic High School Good
(September 21, 2016)
1.75 km
Ashurst Primary School Good
(November 6, 2019)
1.81 km
St. Mary's Catholic Primary Blackbrook Good
(October 4, 2017)
1.84 km
Sutton Oak CofE Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
2.01 km
Broad Oak Community Primary School Good
(March 14, 2019)
2.14 km
Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School Good
(April 25, 2019)
2.14 km
St Peter and St Paul Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(July 2, 2014)
2.15 km
Queen's Park CofE/Urc Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
2.24 km
Rivington Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
2.24 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA9 1AN - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Hippodrome Bingo Other catering premises 4
April 16, 2019
554 m
La Casa Vieja Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 27, 2018
576 m
The Alfred Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 1, 2020
576 m
Cafe Millais Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 11, 2019
590 m
Capstone Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 21, 2020
593 m
Hope House Other catering premises 4
July 12, 2019
594 m
North West Museum of Road Transport Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 10, 2019
614 m
Ba'Bursi Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 22, 2019
619 m
Sabroso Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 18, 2018
619 m
The Rockware Pub Pub/bar/nightclub 2
Needs Improvement
February 7, 2020
629 m
Union Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
June 17, 2019
630 m
Bentos Lunchbox & Noodle Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 15, 2019
632 m
Standout Burger Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
632 m
The George Hotel Pub/bar/nightclub 4
March 30, 2017
632 m
Appetites Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
638 m
Lily's Victorian Tearooms Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 29, 2020
638 m
Ruan Thai Asian Fusion Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 13, 2018
638 m
Thai Jaa Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 30, 2021
638 m
Jayne's Bistro Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
668 m
Arriva St Helens Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 10, 2018
693 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA9 1AN - Data from Apr 2022

McCulloch Street Bus Stop/Station 49 m
Sorogold Street Bus Stop/Station 59 m
Langtree Street Bus Stop/Station 197 m
Langtree Street Bus Stop/Station 199 m
Langtree Street Bus Stop/Station 202 m
Shaw Street Taxi Rank 526 m
Hall Street Taxi Rank 668 m
Johnsons Taxi Rank 970 m
St Helens Central Rail Station Rail 527 m
St Helens Junction Rail Station Rail 2.46 km
St Helens Junction Rail Station Rail 2.51 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 15.4 km
Terminal Two Access Air 30.94 km
Terminal Two Access Air 30.99 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA9 1AN - Data from Dec 2021

Grove's Dam Inland Water 1.28 km
Delph Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Dobb's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
Waterdale Reservoir Inland Water 2.13 km
Glass House Close Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
The Dam Inland Water 2.37 km
Dam Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Sutton Hall Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Hall Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.75 km
Big Dam Inland Water 2.76 km
Thatto Heath Dam Inland Water 2.8 km
Littlewood Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Stanley Bank Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km


Country England
County Merseyside
Latitude 53.45140100
Longitude -2.72316600
OS Easting 352072
OS Northing 0395202
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
St Helens South and Whiston
Electoral Ward Town Centre
Local Authority District St. Helens
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Liverpool City Region
Local Learning and Skills Council Greater Merseyside

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E08000013
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Halton and St Helens
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS St Helens CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Constrained city dwellers
Group: White communities
Subgroup: Constrained young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Liverpool BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division St Helens BUASD
Workplace Zone E33006514
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
St. Helens 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
St. Helens 014C
Output Area / Small Area 7C2