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RG1 8DR maps, stats, and open data

Last Update October 25th, 2021 - RG1 8DR lies on Thames Side in Reading. RG1 8DR 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.

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RG1 8DR coronavirus (COVID-19)

The RG1 8DR postcode is within the Reading Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Monday 25th October there were 21,458 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Reading.

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

RG1 8DR maps

RG1 8DR map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
RG1 8DR 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 8DR geodata

Easting471326
Northing174346
Latitude51.463602
Longitude-0.974663

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 8DR?

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

RG1 8DR Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 8DR 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 8DR

April 2019Vehicle crimeOn or near Thames Side31m
April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Brigham Road73m
April 2019Bicycle theftOn or near Caversham Road129m
➜ Thames Side crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 8DR

Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road114m
Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road121m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road166m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road228m
Caversham Road Fire Station (Caversham Road)Caversham Road350m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 8DR

Reading Station0.6km
Reading West Station1.4km
Tilehurst Station3.9km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 8DR

Broadband access in RG1 8DR (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 8DR (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed72.5Mbps
Average download speed94.1Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed15.8Mbps
Average upload speed12.3Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 8DR (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 8DR

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Source: Ofcom
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RG1 8DR gas and electricity consumption

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

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas123,645913,73814,051
Electricity57,19096,3544,384

Deprivation

35.2% of English postcodes are less deprived than RG1 8DR:

Food Standards Agency

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

Easy Hotel132-138 Caversham Road86mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Your Local Green Grocers and Butcher153 Caversham Road120mFood Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
Your Local Convenience Store151 Caversham Road122mFood Hygiene Rating: 4 (Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near RG1 8DR

MULTIFARNHAM PROPERTIES LIMITED13 Thames SideRG1 8DR
FORBURY HOMES LIMITED1a Brigham RdRG1 8DP
REMPOR LIMITED19 Brigham RoadRG1 8DP
LOCKEEPR LTD10 Caversham Wharf, Waterman PlaceRG1 8DS
SEASHORE SERVICES LIMITED28 Caversham Wharf, Waterman PlaceRG1 8DS

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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 8DR

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Caversham Road Post Office16:0010:30143m
York Road16:3010:30393m
Caversham Library18:0012:00465m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 8DR

FacilityDistance
Revive Health Club (Reading)
Richfield Avenue, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Swimming Pool
304m
Pure Gym (Reading Caversham Road)
Caversham Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
347m
Caversham Health Club
School Lane, School Lane, Caversham, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
371m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 8DR

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
E P Collier Primary School
Ross Road, Reading, RG1 8DZ
Primary240m
Thameside Primary School
Harley Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8DB
Primary368m
The Heights Primary School
82 Gosbrook Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8BH
Primary578m

GetTheData
Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

Environment

Risk of RG1 8DR flooding from rivers and sea
Medium
➜ RG1 8DR flood map

RG1 8DR NUTS and RG1 8DR LAU

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

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 8DR 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 8DR:

CodeName
OAE00082603
LSOAE01016355Reading 007A
MSOAE02003395Reading 007

Nearest postcodes to RG1 8DR

RG1 8DTThames Avenue41m
RG1 8DPBrigham Road51m
RG1 8DSCaversham Wharf87m
RG1 8AYCaversham Road88m
RG1 8AXCaversham Road103m
RG1 8AUCaversham Road122m
RG1 8AZCaversham Road126m
RG1 8QSBrigham Road136m
RG1 8ASCaversham Road138m
RG1 8BBCaversham Road162m