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RG1 2BG maps, stats, and open data

Last Update July 26th, 2021 - RG1 2BG lies on Sailcloth Close in Reading. RG1 2BG is located in the Katesgrove electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Reading and the English Parliamentary constituency of Reading East. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Berkshire West CCG and the police force is Thames Valley. This postcode has been in use since September 2010.

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RG1 2BG coronavirus (COVID-19)

The RG1 2BG postcode is within the Reading Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Monday 26th July there were 13,973 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Reading.

➜ Reading coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
➜ Reading coronavirus map

RG1 2BG maps

RG1 2BG map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
RG1 2BG map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)

RG1 2BG geodata

Easting471563
Northing172503
Latitude51.447003
Longitude-0.971624

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 2BG?

StreetSailcloth Close
Town/CityReading
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictRG1
➜ RG1 open data dashboard
➜ See where RG1 is on a map
➜ Where is Reading?

RG1 2BG Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 2BG as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation50m164ft

Elevation is measured from the approximate centre of the postcode, to the nearest point on an OS contour line from OS Terrain 50, which has contour spacing of ten vertical metres.

➜ How high above sea level am I? Find the elevation of your current position using your device's GPS.

Politics

WardKatesgrove
ConstituencyReading East

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of RG1 2BG

April 2019BurglaryOn or near Sailcloth Close24m
April 2019Other crimeOn or near Sailcloth Close24m
April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Sailcloth Close24m
➜ Sailcloth Close crime map and outcomes

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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 2BG

Katesgrove Lane (Berkeley Avenue)Katesgrove181m
Katesgrove Lane (Berkeley Avenue)Katesgrove222m
West Hill (Southampton Street)Katesgrove277m
Pell StreetKatesgrove308m
Admirals Court (Rose Kiln Lane)Coley312m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 2BG

Reading Station1.3km
Reading West Station1.6km
Earley Station3.8km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 2BG

Broadband access in RG1 2BG (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband0.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

Superfast Broadband is between 30Mbps and 300Mbps
Ultrafast Broadband is > 300Mbps

Broadband speed in RG1 2BG (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed28.6Mbps
Average download speed26.8Mbps
Maximum download speed40.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed6.7Mbps
Average upload speed6.3Mbps
Maximum upload speed9.68Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 2BG (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps0.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 2BG

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Source: Ofcom
Licence: Ofcom Terms of Use (requires attribution)

RG1 2BG gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in RG1 2BG by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Electricity56,961144,0693,595

Deprivation

47.7% of English postcodes are less deprived than RG1 2BG:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to RG1 2BG (meters)

No 1 Convenience Store1 Elgar Road110mFood Hygiene Rating: 2 (Improvement Necessary)
Eggs and Potatoes14 Tippett Rise115mFood Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
Bally Convenience Store2 Pell Street163mFood Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
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Companies registered in or near RG1 2BG

SAILCLOTH CLOSE MANAGEMENT COMPANY LIMITED3 Sailcloth CloseRG1 2BG
ACORE BUILDING SERVICES LTD24 Alpine StreetRG1 2QA
LAGENDIS LTD24 Alpine StreetRG1 2QA
JASON PRINCE LIMITED57 Elgar RoadRG2 0DQ
35 ALPINE STREET (READING) LIMITED35 Alpine StreetRG1 2PY

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Source: Companies House
Licence: Supplied under section 47 and 50 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and Schedule 1 of the Database Regulations (SI 1997/3032)

Nearest post box to RG1 2BG

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Lgar Road17:0014:15123m
Waterloo Road17:0014:15305m
Southampton Street17:3014:15391m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 2BG

FacilityDistance
Express Fitness Gym (Closed)
Whitley Street, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite
484m
Coley Recreation Ground
Holybrook Road, Reading
Grass Pitches
604m
The Abbey School
Kendrick Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Grass Pitches, Sports Hall, Swimming Pool
641m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 2BG

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Katesgrove Primary School
Dorothy Street, Reading, RG1 2NL
Primary271m
New Christ Church Church of England Primary School
Milman Road, Reading, RG2 0AY
Primary402m
Coley Primary School
Wolseley Street, Reading, RG1 6AZ
Primary534m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

RG1 2BG NUTS and RG1 2BG LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for RG1 2BG:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKJSouth East (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKJ1Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKJ11Berkshire
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000038Reading
LAU 2 CodeName
E05002323Katesgrove

RG1 2BG census areas

The below table lists the Census Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), and Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA) for RG1 2BG:

CodeName
OAE00082729
LSOAE01016374Reading 014A
MSOAE02003402Reading 014

Nearest postcodes to RG1 2BG

RG1 2QAAlpine Street47m
RG2 0DQElgar Road65m
RG2 0ATDale Road69m
RG1 2PYAlpine Street71m
RG2 0BLElgar Road92m
RG2 0BHElgar Road109m
RG2 0BJElgar Road128m
RG1 2QBFrancis Street129m
RG1 2NUHill Street133m
RG2 0DJTippett Rise150m