Postcode WD3 3PX (Three Rivers)

Map showing WD3 3PX and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD3 3PX is located in Three Rivers, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WD3 3PX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD3 3PX is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.3 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 WD3 3PX as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Renting hard-pressed workers.

The closest road name to WD3 3PX is Dulwich Way which is centered 20 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Dulwich Way and is 43 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 771 m away at Croxley Underground Station The closest railway station is Rickmansworth Rail Station, 2.08 km away.

The closest primary school to WD3 3PX (for ages 11 and under) is Yorke Mead Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on May 10, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Rickmansworth School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 17, 2017 rated this school as Good

Residents reported an average download speed of 167.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 18.4 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 2.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WD3 3PX 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 WD3 3PX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD3 3PX, and the approximate distance away.

Dulwich Way 20 m
Cherwell Close 68 m
Owens Way 92 m
Repton Way 110 m
Rugby Way 219 m
Fuller Way 231 m
Parrotts Close 269 m
Whitegates Close 326 m
Sherborne Way 354 m
Manor Way 441 m
Baldwins Lane 583 m
Watford Road 825 m
A4145 2.03 km
A404 3.94 km
A412 7.39 km


Information about the postcode WD3 3PX

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 WD3 3PX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Yorke Mead Primary School Good
(May 10, 2018)
0 m
Malvern Way Infant and Nursery School Outstanding
(March 7, 2014)
642 m
Harvey Road Primary School Outstanding
(October 14, 2011)
722 m
Little Green Junior School Good
(November 9, 2017)
726 m
Rickmansworth School Good
(October 17, 2017)
853 m
Croxley Danes School Good
(January 26, 2022)
1.18 km
York House School 1.38 km
Rickmansworth Park Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(October 4, 2018)
1.44 km
Saint Joan of Arc Catholic School Good
(February 27, 2018)
1.67 km
Royal Masonic School for Girls 1.69 km
Ascot Road Primary School Good
(June 21, 2017)
1.88 km
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 22, 2021)
2.11 km
Charlotte House Preparatory School 2.17 km
Westfield Academy Good
(December 11, 2019)
2.21 km
Merchant Taylors' Prep School 2.23 km
Holywell Primary School Good
(November 29, 2017)
2.34 km
Watford Grammar School for Boys Outstanding
(October 14, 2021)
2.49 km
Cassiobury Junior School Outstanding
(May 13, 2008)
2.56 km
Cassiobury Infant and Nursery School Outstanding
(March 23, 2011)
2.65 km
Merchant Taylors' School 2.73 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD3 3PX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Boys & Girls Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 14, 2021
1.53 km
Elior UK PLC @ Croxley Park Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 22, 2019
1.56 km
Warren Packers Distributors/Transporters Exempt
May 14, 2019
1.57 km
Storm Technologies Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 15, 2021
1.63 km
Unit 6 Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 12, 2019
1.69 km
Watford Observer Staff Canteen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 1, 2019
1.71 km
My Beauty And Care Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
May 12, 2021
1.76 km
Diamond Burger Mobile caterer Awaiting Inspection
1.78 km
Rising Sun, Brewers Fayre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
1.78 km
Drink 'N Party Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 10, 2021
1.79 km
Country Kitchen Mobile caterer 4
February 26, 2019
1.8 km
Salvatore Iannotta Retailers - other 4
May 24, 2017
1.8 km
Coffee Coco Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 16, 2022
1.81 km
Sherpa Kids England @ Ascot Road Community Free School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 24, 2019
1.88 km
Squirrells Nurseries - Watford West Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.88 km
Budgens Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 30, 2020
1.91 km
The Chase Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
October 26, 2021
1.91 km
Watford Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2020
1.91 km
Tony And Maria's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 19, 2019
1.91 km
Morrison's Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
June 19, 2018
1.92 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD3 3PX - Data from Apr 2022

Dulwich Way Bus Stop/Station 43 m
Dulwich Way Bus Stop/Station 106 m
Fuller Way Bus Stop/Station 168 m
Owens Way Bus Stop/Station 199 m
Owens Way Bus Stop/Station 226 m
Croxley Underground Station Metro/Tram 771 m
Croxley Underground Station Metro/Tram 774 m
Croxley Underground Station Metro/Tram 795 m
Rickmansworth Rail Station Rail 2.08 km
Watford Junction Rail Station Rail 3.9 km
Watford Junction Rail Station Rail 3.91 km
London Luton Airport Air 25.88 km
London Stansted Airport Air 55.82 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD3 3PX - Data from Dec 2021

Copthorne Wood Woodland Or Forest 637 m
Parrot's Dell Valley 922 m
Long Newland's Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.01 km
Long Valley Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.01 km
Croxleyhall Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.02 km
Waterdell Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Dell Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.21 km
Round Newland's Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Newland's Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Kingfisher Pool Inland Water 1.55 km
Longwater Inland Water 1.56 km
Cressacres Lake Inland Water 1.6 km
Merlin's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Merlin's Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Tolpits Lake Inland Water 1.61 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WD3 3PX - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 156 Mbps 167.2 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 19.4 Mbps 18.4 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 125.3 16
300+ Mbps 100% 460 36

Gas Consumption

10 meters consuming 142,906 kWh - mean 14,291 kWh : median 14,192 kWh

Energy usage data for WD3 3PX - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.65178100
Longitude -0.44991100
OS Easting 507335
OS Northing 0195914
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
South West Hertfordshire
County Electorial Division Croxley ED
Electoral Ward Durrants
Local Authority District Three Rivers
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 E07000102
Travel To Work Area London


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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Hard pressed ageing workers
Subgroup: Renting hard-pressed workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Rickmansworth BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027547
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Three Rivers 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Three Rivers 006B
Output Area / Small Area 8C3