Postcode WD18 0WF (Watford)

Map showing WD18 0WF and nearby postcodes

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

WD18 0WF 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 0WF as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to WD18 0WF is Roberts Road which is centered 58 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lammas Road and is 183 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.81 km away at Watford Underground Station The closest railway station is Watford High Street Rail Station, 219 m away.

The closest primary school to WD18 0WF (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 Subway and is 292 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 13, 2021.

Policing for WD18 0WF 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 0WF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Roberts Road 58 m
Tucker Street 92 m
Pump House Crescent 106 m
Watford Field Road 154 m
Neal Street 169 m
Wellspring Way 171 m
Muriel Avenue 197 m
The Crescent 197 m
Elfrida Road 218 m
Granville Road 222 m
Cambridge Road 228 m
Wiggenhall Road 235 m
Smith Street 238 m
Farthing Close 239 m
Lammas Road 248 m


Information about the postcode WD18 0WF

Introduction December 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 0WF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery) Good
(March 7, 2017)
0 m
Field Junior School Outstanding
(November 24, 2017)
152 m
Watford Grammar School for Girls 208 m
Central Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
549 m
Chater Junior School Outstanding
(June 21, 2013)
740 m
Watford St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
898 m
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School Good
(December 2, 2021)
1.01 km
Laurance Haines School Good
(September 26, 2019)
1.07 km
Bromet Primary School Good
(January 13, 2022)
1.09 km
Chater Infant School Good
(January 30, 2019)
1.11 km
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
1.29 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.32 km
West Herts College Good
(December 10, 2021)
1.35 km
Watford Grammar School for Boys Outstanding
(October 14, 2021)
1.52 km
Lanchester Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.63 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.72 km
The Grange Academy 1.72 km
Westfield Academy Good
(December 11, 2019)
1.79 km
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.79 km
The Watford UTC Good
(March 15, 2017)
1.82 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
HCL @ Watford Field Infant And Nursery School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 22, 2022
0 m
HCL @ Field Junior School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 14, 2019
152 m
Athos Foods Ltd Other catering premises 4
December 15, 2021
181 m
Impact Food Group @ Watford Grammar School For Girls School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 19, 2018
208 m
Premier Food And Wine Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
212 m
Oodles Chinese Retailers - other 4
November 30, 2020
249 m
Polski Sklep Nieus Retailers - other 3
September 21, 2021
249 m
Taste Of Lahore Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
July 2, 2021
249 m
Cotswold Outdoor Retailers - other Exempt
April 14, 2020
280 m
Hertfordshire Fire And Rescue Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 11, 2019
287 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 21, 2017
289 m
Next Retailers - other Exempt
May 10, 2017
289 m
Next - Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 27, 2018
289 m
Cluckster Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
292 m
Mad Squirrel Tap Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
292 m
Opuz Kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 17, 2020
292 m
Subway Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 13, 2021
292 m
The Sauce Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
292 m
Wagamama Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 26, 2019
292 m
144 Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
April 12, 2022
300 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Lammas Road Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Watford High Street Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 214 m
Watford High Street Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 225 m
Crosfield Court Bus Stop/Station 252 m
Water Lane Bus Stop/Station 290 m
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.81 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.82 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.89 km
Watford High Street Rail Station Rail 219 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 792 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 798 m
London Luton Airport Air 25.49 km
London Stansted Airport Air 52.46 km

Nearby Nature

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

The Dell Valley 671 m
Tommy Deacon's Hill Hill Or Mountain 728 m
Watford Pond Inland Water 1.05 km
Icedale Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.18 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.44 km
Scotts Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.67 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 1.73 km
Sherwoods Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 1.9 km
Rectory Pond Inland Water 1.97 km
Margeholes Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.06 km
Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.12 km
Warren Dell Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.65097500
Longitude -0.39328800
OS Easting 511254
OS Northing 0195909
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