Postcode WD5 0XA (Three Rivers)

Map showing WD5 0XA and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD5 0XA is located in Three Rivers, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in April 1986 and is an active postcode. WD5 0XA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD5 0XA is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4 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 0XA as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to WD5 0XA is Queens Drive which is centered 49 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Shirley Road and is 215 m away. The closest railway station is Kings Langley Rail Station, 1.79 km away.

The closest primary school to WD5 0XA (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 Future Academies Watford. The last OFSTED inspection on March 27, 2019 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of WD5 0XA is The Hammer In Hand and is 940 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 20, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Home Pizza and is 962 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 25, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 232.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 23.8 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 1.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Queens Drive 49 m
Berkeley Close 55 m
Lancaster Way 71 m
Shirley Road 89 m
Keble Terrace 96 m
Wadham Road 99 m
Edward Close 109 m
Margaret Close 120 m
Pryor Close 122 m
Swallow Oaks 135 m
Helston Place 139 m
Cherry Hollow 180 m
Follett Drive 212 m
Trowley Rise 224 m
De Havilland Way 233 m


Information about the postcode WD5 0XA

Introduction April 1986
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 0XA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Breakspeare School Outstanding
(September 27, 2017)
526 m
Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(November 28, 2019)
654 m
Divine Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School 995 m
Abbots Langley School Good
(January 16, 2018)
996 m
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery 1.03 km
Leavesden JMI School Good
(November 20, 2019)
1.08 km
Kingsway Infants' School Good
(June 7, 2017)
1.39 km
Kingsway Junior School Good
(May 21, 2019)
1.47 km
Future Academies Watford Requires improvement
(March 27, 2019)
1.57 km
Parmiter's School Outstanding
(September 22, 2011)
1.7 km
Garston Manor School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.72 km
St Paul's Church of England Primary School, Langleybury Good
(February 6, 2018)
1.89 km
Saint Michael's Catholic High School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
1.94 km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
2.03 km
Bedmond Academy 2.06 km
Stanborough Primary School Inadequate
(March 14, 2019)
2.08 km
Stanborough Secondary School 2.09 km
Cherry Tree Primary School 2.28 km
The Orchard Primary School 2.32 km
Holy Rood Catholic Primary School 2.35 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Indian Breakfast Club Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
573 m
The Studio Lounge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
573 m
BaxterStorey @ ASOS Leavesden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
769 m
The Hammer In Hand Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
940 m
Home Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 25, 2021
962 m
The Co-Operative Food Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
988 m
Armark Ltd @ Warner Bros. Studios Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 1, 2019
1.03 km
St. Peter's Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
May 30, 2019
1.03 km
Chartwells @ Alban Wood Primary School And Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
1.03 km
Haines Fish & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 9, 2019
1.04 km
Leavesden Green Post Office And Newsagent Retailers - other 4
February 19, 2014
1.04 km
Nisa Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2018
1.04 km
Ashbourne Day Nurseries Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.08 km
Caterlink @ Leavesden Green JMI School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.08 km
Teddybear Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
July 11, 2019
1.12 km
Woodside Community Association Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
1.12 km
Benni Beans Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 3, 2021
1.15 km
Favorite Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
1.15 km
Hafiz Halal Meat & Groceries Retailers - other 4
November 23, 2020
1.15 km
Nisa Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
1.15 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 215 m
Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 216 m
De Havilland Way Bus Stop/Station 268 m
The Compasses PH Bus Stop/Station 353 m
The Compasses PH Bus Stop/Station 371 m
Kings Langley Rail Station Rail 1.79 km
Garston (Herts) Rail Station Rail 2.77 km
Watford North Rail Station Rail 3.31 km
London Luton Airport Air 20.05 km
London Stansted Airport Air 51.14 km

Nearby Nature

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

Tanners Wood Woodland Or Forest 520 m
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
Stowes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
Bloom Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.72 km
Long Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Moor Wood Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Old Place Gardens Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
Job's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Furzefield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
North Grove Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Harebreaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.35 km
Piecorner Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Hanging Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Winch Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.5 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 69.6 Mbps 232.6 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 19.8 Mbps 23.8 Mbps 39 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% 12 7
30-300 Mbps 0% 66 19.3
300+ Mbps 100% 593 39

Gas Consumption

10 meters consuming 119,593 kWh - mean 11,959 kWh : median 9,091 kWh

Electricity Consumption

8 meters consuming 21,351 kWh - mean 2,669 kWh : median 2,647 kWh

Energy usage data for WD5 0XA - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.70119600
Longitude -0.41385400
OS Easting 509710
OS Northing 0201463
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 Leavesden
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027526
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Three Rivers 002
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Three Rivers 002B
Output Area / Small Area 5A1