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RG1 2GU maps, stats, and open data

Last Update June 13th, 2021 - RG1 2GU lies on Jubilee Square in Reading. RG1 2GU 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 2003.

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RG1 2GU coronavirus (COVID-19)

The RG1 2GU postcode is within the Reading Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Sunday 13th June there were 11,491 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Reading.

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

RG1 2GU maps

RG1 2GU map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
RG1 2GU 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 2GU geodata

Easting471923
Northing172855
Latitude51.450122
Longitude-0.966373

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 2GU?

StreetJubilee Square
Town/CityReading
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictRG1
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➜ See where RG1 is on a map
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RG1 2GU Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 2GU 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 2GU

April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near London Street54m
April 2019Bicycle theftOn or near Silver Street61m
April 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Silver Street61m
➜ Jubilee Square crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 2GU

Crown Street (London Street)Katesgrove116m
Crown Street (London Street)Katesgrove119m
Kendrick Student Village (Kendrick Road)The Mount124m
Kendrick Student Village (Kendrick Road)The Mount129m
Silver StreetWhitley Street184m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 2GU

Reading Station1km
Reading West Station1.8km
Earley Station3.5km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 2GU

Broadband access in RG1 2GU (2020 data)

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

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

Broadband speed in RG1 2GU (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed62.0Mbps
Average download speed53.3Mbps
Maximum download speed80.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed14.1Mbps
Average upload speed13.3Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 2GU (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 2GU

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

RG1 2GU gas and electricity consumption

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

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas101,106128,4256,985
Electricity168,952582,9132,445

Deprivation

56.4% of English postcodes are less deprived than RG1 2GU:

Food Standards Agency

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

Rising Sun Art Centre30 Silver Street55mFood Hygiene Rating: Exempt
Kings Chef Chinese Takeaway19 London Road68mFood Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
Zaks Cafe and Grill21 London Road68mFood Hygiene Rating: 3 (Generally Satisfactory)
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Companies registered in or near RG1 2GU

BEEHIVE STATE LTD60 Quadrant Court, Jubilee SquareRG1 2GW
BOOKINZY LTD43 Quadrant Court, Jubilee SquareRG1 2GW
COMESATRADEHUB LTD77 Quadrant Court, Jubilee SquareRG1 2GU
ESS ELECTRONICS LTD56 Quadrant Court, Jubilee SquareRG1 2GW
FRED&RICO LTD69 Quadrant Court, Jubilee SquareRG1 2GU

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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 2GU

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Kendrick Road16:4513:00143m
Southampton Street17:3014:15265m
London Street18:3013:00300m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 2GU

FacilityDistance
Kendrick School
London Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Sports Hall, Swimming Pool, Studio
184m
The Abbey School
Kendrick Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Grass Pitches, Sports Hall, Swimming Pool
306m
Reading School Grass Pitches
Morgan Road, Reading
Grass Pitches, Outdoor Tennis Courts
443m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 2GU

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Kendrick School
London Road, Reading, RG1 5BN
Secondary183m
The Deenway Montessori School
3-5 Sidmouth Street, Reading, RG1 4QZ
Not applicable321m
The Abbey School Reading
17 Kendrick Road, Reading, RG1 5DZ
Not applicable328m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

RG1 2GU NUTS and RG1 2GU LAU

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

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 2GU 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 2GU:

CodeName
OAE00174517
LSOAE01016378Reading 011D
MSOAE02003399Reading 011

Nearest postcodes to RG1 2GU

RG1 2GWJubilee Square0m
RG1 2STSilver Street49m
RG1 5BJLondon Road67m
RG1 5AJNelson Terrace79m
RG1 2SJSilver Street88m
RG1 4PHLondon Street97m
RG1 5ALDartmouth Terrace100m
RG1 2SUSilver Street106m
RG1 4JEElizabeth Mews114m
RG1 2THWindsor Square116m