Postcode WD5 0PB (Three Rivers)

Map showing WD5 0PB and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD5 0PB is located in Three Rivers, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in January 1983 and is an active postcode. WD5 0PB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD5 0PB is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.9 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 WD5 0PB as Hard-pressed living > Migration and churn > Hard-pressed ethnic mix.

The closest road name to WD5 0PB is Long Elms Close which is centered 16 m away.

The nearest bus stop is South Way and is 88 m away. The closest railway station is Kings Langley Rail Station, 1.45 km away.

The closest primary school to WD5 0PB (for ages 11 and under) is Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 28, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Stanborough Secondary School.

The nearest takeaway food is available from Haines Fish & Grill and is 1.37 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on April 9, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 108 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.3 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 1.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WD5 0PB 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 WD5 0PB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD5 0PB, and the approximate distance away.

Long Elms Close 16 m
Spur Close 75 m
Long Elms 104 m
The Garth 162 m
Fay Green 166 m
Essex Lane 200 m
The Graylings 252 m
Upper Highway 278 m
The Fairway 281 m
Lauderdale Road 283 m
Little Graylings 292 m
High Acres 302 m
Fernhills 332 m
Gypsy Lane 353 m
Hunton Bridge Hill 365 m


Information about the postcode WD5 0PB

Introduction January 1983
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 WD5 0PB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(November 28, 2019)
575 m
Divine Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School 593 m
St Paul's Church of England Primary School, Langleybury Good
(February 6, 2018)
744 m
Breakspeare School Outstanding
(September 27, 2017)
1 km
Leavesden JMI School Good
(November 20, 2019)
1.35 km
Holy Rood Catholic Primary School 1.52 km
Kingsway Infants' School Good
(June 7, 2017)
1.56 km
Kingsway Junior School Good
(May 21, 2019)
1.64 km
Abbots Langley School Good
(January 16, 2018)
1.77 km
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery 1.89 km
The Orchard Primary School 1.91 km
Cherry Tree Primary School 2.21 km
Stanborough Secondary School 2.38 km
Stanborough Primary School Inadequate
(March 14, 2019)
2.48 km
Future Academies Watford Requires improvement
(March 27, 2019)
2.49 km
Beechfield School 2.53 km
Garston Manor School Good
(March 16, 2017)
2.61 km
Parmiter's School Outstanding
(September 22, 2011)
2.78 km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
2.9 km
Bedmond Academy 2.9 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD5 0PB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Co-Operative Food Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
541 m
Armark Ltd @ Warner Bros. Studios Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 1, 2019
616 m
BaxterStorey @ ASOS Leavesden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
1.07 km
The Indian Breakfast Club Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
1.08 km
The Studio Lounge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
1.08 km
Lancaster Court Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 11, 2020
1.34 km
Ashbourne Day Nurseries Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.35 km
Caterlink @ Leavesden Green JMI School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.35 km
Haines Fish & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 9, 2019
1.37 km
Leavesden Green Post Office And Newsagent Retailers - other 4
February 19, 2014
1.37 km
Nisa Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2018
1.37 km
Courtlands Lodge Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 30, 2021
1.43 km
Greenbanks Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
1.46 km
Courtlands Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 24, 2019
1.5 km
Dragon Garden Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 19, 2020
1.5 km
F T Taylor Retailers - other Exempt
March 8, 2018
1.5 km
Goodwood Parade Post Office Retailers - other Exempt
November 27, 2017
1.5 km
Nisa Supermarket Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 3, 2020
1.5 km
Holy Rood Catholic Primary School School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
1.52 km
Codland Fish And Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 19, 2019
1.54 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD5 0PB - Data from Apr 2022

South Way Bus Stop/Station 88 m
Long Elms Bus Stop/Station 163 m
Long Elms Bus Stop/Station 175 m
The Garth Bus Stop/Station 243 m
The Garth Bus Stop/Station 280 m
Kings Langley Rail Station Rail 1.45 km
Garston (Herts) Rail Station Rail 3.32 km
Watford North Rail Station Rail 3.4 km
London Luton Airport Air 20.86 km
London Stansted Airport Air 52.27 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD5 0PB - Data from Dec 2021

Tanners Wood Woodland Or Forest 730 m
North Grove Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Dellshot Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.49 km
Sheepcote Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km
Heath Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Beechen Bottom Valley 2.04 km
Harebreaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.14 km
Berrybushes Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Hawk Spring Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Stowes Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.5 km
Charlotte's Vale Valley 2.5 km
Juniper Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.51 km
Rough Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.56 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WD5 0PB - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 108 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 15.3 Mbps 14.3 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 2 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 27 10
30-300 Mbps 0% 128.8 16.2
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

14 meters consuming 139,901 kWh - mean 9,993 kWh : median 10,316 kWh

Energy usage data for WD5 0PB - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.69511200
Longitude -0.42747900
OS Easting 508783
OS Northing 0200766
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 Abbots Langley ED
Electoral Ward Gade Valley
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 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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Migration and churn
Subgroup: Hard-pressed ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027530
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Three Rivers 002
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Three Rivers 002A
Output Area / Small Area 8D2