Postcode WD18 0AZ (Watford)

Map showing WD18 0AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD18 0AZ is located in Watford, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. WD18 0AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD18 0AZ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.7 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 WD18 0AZ as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to WD18 0AZ is Tucker Street which is centered 70 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lammas Road and is 33 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.89 km away at Watford Underground Station The closest railway station is Watford High Street Rail Station, 351 m away.

The closest primary school to WD18 0AZ (for ages 11 and under) is Field Junior School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on November 24, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Watford Grammar School for Girls.

The nearest takeaway food is available from KFC and is 249 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on January 11, 2022.

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 2.8 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WD18 0AZ is covered by the Hertfordshire police force association and Hertfordshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WD18 0AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD18 0AZ, and the approximate distance away.

Tucker Street 70 m
Muriel Avenue 71 m
Cannon Road 100 m
Lammas Road 103 m
York Road 104 m
Elfrida Road 111 m
Neal Street 123 m
Roberts Road 137 m
Hamilton Street 162 m
Grays Mews 176 m
Farthing Close 184 m
Wiggenhall Road 185 m
Watford Field Road 192 m
Pump House Crescent 227 m
Wellspring Way 271 m


Information about the postcode WD18 0AZ

Introduction October 2000
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 WD18 0AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Field Junior School Outstanding
(November 24, 2017)
0 m
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery) Good
(March 7, 2017)
152 m
Watford Grammar School for Girls 300 m
Central Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
694 m
Chater Junior School Outstanding
(June 21, 2013)
832 m
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School Good
(December 2, 2021)
937 m
Bromet Primary School Good
(January 13, 2022)
945 m
Laurance Haines School Good
(September 26, 2019)
1.04 km
Watford St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
1.05 km
Chater Infant School Good
(January 30, 2019)
1.18 km
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
1.23 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.35 km
West Herts College Good
(December 10, 2021)
1.48 km
Watford Grammar School for Boys Outstanding
(October 14, 2021)
1.59 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.64 km
The Grange Academy 1.66 km
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.74 km
Lanchester Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.76 km
Westfield Academy Good
(December 11, 2019)
1.79 km
Holywell Primary School Good
(November 29, 2017)
1.85 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD18 0AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
HCL @ Field Junior School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 14, 2019
0 m
Premier Food And Wine Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
67 m
HCL @ Watford Field Infant And Nursery School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 22, 2022
152 m
HKS Colne Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 27, 2017
234 m
JayD Eats Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
245 m
Aldi Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2020
249 m
Curry's PC World (Nespresso Stand) Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
249 m
Furniture Village Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 13, 2017
249 m
Homesense Retailers - other Exempt
March 8, 2018
249 m
KFC Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 11, 2022
249 m
Watford Sheltered Workshop Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 23, 2019
249 m
Pump House Other catering premises 4
November 27, 2017
293 m
Impact Food Group @ Watford Grammar School For Girls School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 19, 2018
300 m
Athos Foods Ltd Other catering premises 4
December 15, 2021
332 m
Hertfordshire Fire And Rescue Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 11, 2019
335 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 21, 2017
375 m
Next Retailers - other Exempt
May 10, 2017
375 m
Next - Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 27, 2018
375 m
Tasty Bean Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 5, 2020
395 m
Oodles Chinese Retailers - other 4
November 30, 2020
396 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD18 0AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Lammas Road Bus Stop/Station 33 m
Lammas Road Bus Stop/Station 158 m
Crosfield Court Bus Stop/Station 267 m
Dalton Way Bus Stop/Station 290 m
Watford High Street Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 295 m
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.89 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.9 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.97 km
Watford High Street Rail Station Rail 351 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 673 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 678 m
London Luton Airport Air 25.64 km
London Stansted Airport Air 52.52 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD18 0AZ - Data from Dec 2021

The Dell Valley 555 m
Tommy Deacon's Hill Hill Or Mountain 582 m
Watford Pond Inland Water 1.19 km
Icedale Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.26 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.36 km
Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.56 km
Scotts Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 1.64 km
Sherwoods Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.72 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 1.84 km
Rectory Pond Inland Water 1.89 km
Margeholes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.92 km
Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.06 km
Warren Dell Woodland Or Forest 2.11 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WD18 0AZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 100%

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 92,040 kWh - mean 18,408 kWh : median 19,509 kWh

Energy usage data for WD18 0AZ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.64962300
Longitude -0.39300400
OS Easting 511277
OS Northing 0195759
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
County Electorial Division Central Watford & Oxhey ED
Electoral Ward Central
Local Authority District Watford
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Hertfordshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Hertfordshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000103
Travel To Work Area Luton


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - South
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Herts Valleys CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Private renting new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027610
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Watford 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Watford 009D
Output Area / Small Area 4A2