Postcode WD19 4AX (Watford)

Map showing WD19 4AX and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD19 4AX is located in Watford, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. WD19 4AX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD19 4AX is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.6 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 WD19 4AX as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Self-sufficient retirement.

The closest road name to WD19 4AX is Talbot Avenue which is centered 64 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Heath Road and is 292 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 3.3 km away at Watford Underground Station The closest railway station is Bushey Rail Station, 736 m away.

The closest primary school to WD19 4AX (for ages 11 and under) is Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 10, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Grange Academy.

The local pub for residents of WD19 4AX is The Villiers Arms and is 445 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on June 26, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Spiceland Kebabish and is 375 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on January 12, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 117.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15 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 3.3 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WD19 4AX 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 WD19 4AX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD19 4AX, and the approximate distance away.

Talbot Avenue 64 m
Horsehaven Mews 107 m
Wilcot Avenue 127 m
Wilcot Close 143 m
Lowson Grove 169 m
Field End Close 194 m
Bucks Avenue 199 m
Sherwoods Road 221 m
Maxwell Rise 243 m
Elm Avenue 245 m
Firbank Drive 292 m
A4008 298 m
Upper Paddock Road 301 m
Pinner Road 395 m
Villiers Road 569 m


Information about the postcode WD19 4AX

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 WD19 4AX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
657 m
Bromet Primary School Good
(January 13, 2022)
693 m
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
788 m
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School Good
(December 2, 2021)
800 m
The Grange Academy 906 m
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.03 km
St Margaret's School 1.15 km
St Meryl School Good
(June 9, 2021)
1.3 km
St Hilda's School 1.39 km
Field Junior School Outstanding
(November 24, 2017)
1.46 km
Ashfield Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.47 km
Bournehall Primary School Outstanding
(November 27, 2014)
1.52 km
Colnbrook School Outstanding
(March 7, 2017)
1.54 km
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery) Good
(March 7, 2017)
1.58 km
Warren Dell Primary School Good
(January 26, 2022)
1.59 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.6 km
Merry Hill Infant School and Nursery Outstanding
(March 17, 2009)
1.61 km
Watford Grammar School for Girls 1.76 km
Little Reddings Primary School Good
(November 10, 2016)
1.8 km
St Joseph Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(March 1, 2017)
1.93 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD19 4AX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Spiceland Kebabish Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
January 12, 2022
375 m
Vincenzo's Pizza @ Load Of Hay Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 4, 2018
403 m
Table Hall Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
414 m
Aubern Mere Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 25, 2021
417 m
News Bit Retailers - other 4
January 3, 2020
443 m
Alexander Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 16, 2021
445 m
The Villiers Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 26, 2018
445 m
The Royal Oak Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 28, 2019
501 m
Oxhey Conservative Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
564 m
Rich Wines Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 10, 2018
584 m
Villiers Coffee House Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 8, 2017
608 m
Refillabell Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 16, 2021
611 m
C Loveday Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 25, 2018
627 m
Rifle Volunteer Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 11, 2019
627 m
Sacred Heart R C School School/college/university 4
June 13, 2018
657 m
Chalk Hill Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 25, 2018
677 m
Plaice 4 Taste Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 7, 2019
677 m
Rose Grocers Retailers - other Exempt
March 9, 2018
677 m
The Railway Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
August 6, 2018
681 m
Chartwells @ Bromet Primary School Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
July 13, 2021
693 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD19 4AX - Data from Apr 2022

Heath Road Bus Stop/Station 292 m
Heath Road Bus Stop/Station 302 m
Sherwoods Road Bus Stop/Station 378 m
Sherwoods Road Bus Stop/Station 412 m
Oxhey Avenue Bus Stop/Station 511 m
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.3 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.31 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.37 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 736 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 742 m
Bushey Rail Station Rail 782 m
London Luton Airport Air 26.66 km
London Stansted Airport Air 52.2 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD19 4AX - Data from Dec 2021

Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 217 m
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 393 m
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 566 m
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 609 m
Margeholes Wood Woodland Or Forest 629 m
Sherwoods Wood Woodland Or Forest 657 m
Rectory Pond Inland Water 892 m
Bushey Pond Inland Water 908 m
The Dell Valley 910 m
Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.1 km
Merry Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.19 km
Tommy Deacon's Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.22 km
Warren Dell Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Woodwalks Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Sandpit Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WD19 4AX - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.6 Mbps 117.5 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 15 Mbps 39 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 26 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 75.8 12
300+ Mbps 100% 383.4 36.6

Gas Consumption

34 meters consuming 736,858 kWh - mean 21,672 kWh : median 21,066 kWh

Electricity Consumption

34 meters consuming 179,794 kWh - mean 5,288 kWh : median 4,460 kWh

Energy usage data for WD19 4AX - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.64022300
Longitude -0.37836400
OS Easting 512313
OS Northing 0194736
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 Oxhey
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: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Self-sufficient retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027620
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Watford 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Watford 012A
Output Area / Small Area 5B3