We organise UK open data by location and signpost the source.

RG1 8BB maps, stats, and open data

Last Update February 18th, 2019 - RG1 8BB lies on Caversham Road in Reading. RG1 8BB is located in the Abbey 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 January 1980.

RG1 8BB maps

RG1 8BB map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
RG1 8BB map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

RG1 8BB geodata

Easting471162
Northing174370
Latitude51.463840
Longitude-0.976998

GetTheData
Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 8BB?

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

RG1 8BB Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 8BB as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation40m131ft

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

WardAbbey
ConstituencyReading East

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of RG1 8BB

April 2019Bicycle theftOn or near Caversham Road39m
April 2019ShopliftingOn or near Caversham Road39m
April 2019Bicycle theftOn or near Randolph Road88m
➜ Get more crime data in our Crime section

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 8BB

The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road35m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road89m
Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road169m
Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road178m
Bridge Street Caversham (Bridge Street)Caversham295m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 8BB

Reading Station0.7km
Reading West Station1.3km
Tilehurst Station3.8km

GetTheData
Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

Broadband access in RG1 8BB

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband0%

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

Broadband speed in RG1 8BB

Download

Minimum download speed5.0Mbps
Average download speed31.6Mbps
Maximum download speed100.0Mbps

Upload

Minimum upload speed0.4Mbps
Average upload speed3.5Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.0Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 8BB

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0%

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

RG1 8BB gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in RG1 8BB by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas414,6692715,35813,193
Electricity79,340223,6063,452

Deprivation

34.9% of English postcodes are less deprived than RG1 8BB:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to RG1 8BB (meters)

Golden Bridge173 Caversham Road6mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Paprika Indian Takeaway167 Caversham Road6mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
The Gorge Cafe227 Caversham Road6mFood Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near RG1 8BB

BAT BARBERS LIMITED175 Caversham RoadRG1 8BB
BERKSHIRE PRINTERS AND CARTRIDGES LIMITED225 Caversham RoadRG1 8BB
CHOICE AUTOMOTIVE LTD177a Caversham RoadRG1 8BB
MARMARIS TAKE AWAY LIMITED169 Caversham RoadRG1 8BB
PAPRIKA CAVERSHAM LTD167 Caversham RoadRG1 8BB

GetTheData
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 8BB

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Caversham Road Post Office16:0010:30177m
York Road16:3010:30325m
Church Road Caversham16:4511:30412m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 8BB

FacilityDistance
Revive Health Club (Reading)
Richfield Avenue, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Swimming Pool
184m
Pure Gym (Reading Caversham Road)
Caversham Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Studio
363m
Caversham Health & Fitness Club
Archway Road, Caversham, Reading
Health and Fitness Suite, Studio, Squash Courts
437m

GetTheData
Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 8BB

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
E P Collier Primary School
Ross Road, Reading, RG1 8DZ
Primary186m
Thameside Primary School
Harley Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8DB
Primary489m
The Heights Primary School
82 Gosbrook Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8BH
Primary698m

GetTheData
Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

Environment

Risk of RG1 8BB flooding from rivers and sea
Low
➜ RG1 8BB flood map

RG1 8BB NUTS and RG1 8BB LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for RG1 8BB:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKJSouth East (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKJ1Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKJ11Berkshire
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000038Reading
LAU 2 CodeName
E05002319Abbey

RG1 8BB 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 8BB:

CodeName
OAE00082602
LSOAE01016355Reading 007A
MSOAE02003395Reading 007

Nearest postcodes to RG1 8BB

RG1 8AZCaversham Road43m
RG1 8EANewport Road49m
RG1 8DSCaversham Wharf115m
RG1 8DUYork Road117m
RG1 8EBRandolph Road123m
RG1 8AUCaversham Road125m
RG1 8DTThames Avenue138m
RG1 8AYCaversham Road141m
RG1 8EGAddison Road146m
RG1 8BYRichfield Avenue166m

Things to do with RG1 8BB