Postcode WD5 0XD (Three Rivers)

Map showing WD5 0XD and nearby postcodes

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

WD5 0XD 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 0XD as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to WD5 0XD is Berkeley Close which is centered 17 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Shirley Road and is 177 m away. The closest railway station is Kings Langley Rail Station, 1.82 km away.

The closest primary school to WD5 0XD (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 0XD is The Hammer In Hand and is 915 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 934 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 25, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 80.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.8 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 1.5 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 0XD 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 0XD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Berkeley Close 17 m
Queens Drive 63 m
Shirley Road 74 m
Lancaster Way 80 m
Pryor Close 87 m
Swallow Oaks 96 m
Margaret Close 106 m
Edward Close 116 m
Wadham Road 126 m
Keble Terrace 134 m
Helston Place 163 m
Follett Drive 185 m
Cherry Hollow 190 m
Trowley Rise 246 m
Tanners Hill 263 m


Information about the postcode WD5 0XD

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 0XD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Breakspeare School Outstanding
(September 27, 2017)
556 m
Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(November 28, 2019)
693 m
Abbots Langley School Good
(January 16, 2018)
998 m
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery 1.01 km
Divine Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School 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)
1.53 km
Parmiter's School Outstanding
(September 22, 2011)
1.66 km
Garston Manor School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.69 km
Saint Michael's Catholic High School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
1.9 km
St Paul's Church of England Primary School, Langleybury Good
(February 6, 2018)
1.92 km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.99 km
Bedmond Academy 2.04 km
Stanborough Primary School Inadequate
(March 14, 2019)
2.06 km
Stanborough Secondary School 2.08 km
Cherry Tree Primary School 2.28 km
The Orchard Primary School 2.33 km
Holy Rood Catholic Primary School 2.37 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Indian Breakfast Club Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
576 m
The Studio Lounge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
576 m
BaxterStorey @ ASOS Leavesden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
774 m
The Hammer In Hand Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
915 m
Home Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 25, 2021
934 m
St. Peter's Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
May 30, 2019
993 m
Chartwells @ Alban Wood Primary School And Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
1.01 km
The Co-Operative Food Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
1.01 km
Haines Fish & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 9, 2019
1.03 km
Leavesden Green Post Office And Newsagent Retailers - other 4
February 19, 2014
1.03 km
Nisa Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2018
1.03 km
Armark Ltd @ Warner Bros. Studios Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 1, 2019
1.05 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
1.08 km
Woodside Community Association Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
1.09 km
Benni Beans Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 3, 2021
1.12 km
Favorite Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
1.12 km
Hafiz Halal Meat & Groceries Retailers - other 4
November 23, 2020
1.12 km
Nisa Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
1.12 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 177 m
Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 179 m
De Havilland Way Bus Stop/Station 306 m
The Compasses PH Bus Stop/Station 328 m
The Compasses PH Bus Stop/Station 349 m
Kings Langley Rail Station Rail 1.82 km
Garston (Herts) Rail Station Rail 2.75 km
Watford North Rail Station Rail 3.3 km
London Luton Airport Air 20.03 km
London Stansted Airport Air 51.1 km

Nearby Nature

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

Tanners Wood Woodland Or Forest 559 m
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.41 km
Stowes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.45 km
Bloom Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.68 km
Long Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Moor Wood Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Old Place Gardens Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
Job's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.23 km
Furzefield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
North Grove Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km
Harebreaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.35 km
Piecorner Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Hanging Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Winch Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 75.7 Mbps 80.2 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 12.8 Mbps 14.8 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 72.2 14.5
300+ Mbps 100% 331 36

Gas Consumption

24 meters consuming 231,945 kWh - mean 9,664 kWh : median 9,514 kWh

Electricity Consumption

24 meters consuming 71,665 kWh - mean 2,986 kWh : median 2,614 kWh

Energy usage data for WD5 0XD - Data from 2020


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.70128800
Longitude -0.41331500
OS Easting 509747
OS Northing 0201474
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: Families in terraces and flats
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 5A3