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RG1 8DU maps, stats, and open data

Last Update October 25th, 2021 - RG1 8DU lies on York Road in Reading. RG1 8DU 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 8DU coronavirus (COVID-19)

The RG1 8DU 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
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RG1 8DU maps

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

Easting471147
Northing174254
Latitude51.462797
Longitude-0.977258

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 8DU?

StreetYork Road
Town/CityReading
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictRG1
➜ RG1 open data dashboard
➜ See where RG1 is on a map
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RG1 8DU Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 8DU 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 8DU

April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near York Road81m
April 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Swansea Road105m
April 2019DrugsOn or near Swansea Road105m
➜ York Road crime map and outcomes

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

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 8DU

Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road123m
Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road137m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road152m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road198m
Caversham Road Fire Station (Caversham Road)Caversham Road268m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 8DU

Reading Station0.6km
Reading West Station1.2km
Tilehurst Station3.8km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 8DU

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

Download

Median download speed80.0Mbps
Average download speed103.5Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed9.9Mbps
Average upload speed10.4Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 8DU (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 8DU

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Source: Ofcom
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RG1 8DU gas and electricity consumption

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

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas357,4152613,74712,020
Electricity65,786242,7412,517

Deprivation

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

Food Standards Agency

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

Chartwells at EP Collier Primary School91 York Road16mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Nisa163-165 Caversham Road78mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Your Local Green Grocers and Butcher153 Caversham Road82mFood Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near RG1 8DU

FIRST EDUCATE NEPAL UK68 Swansea RoadRG1 8HA
AEF CONTRACTS LIMITED122 Addison RoadRG1 8EG
BERKSHIRE WOMEN'S AID94-98 Addison Road, ReadingRG1 8EG
GOLDEN LIFE LTD124 Addison RoadRG1 8EG
KNIGHTS PAINTING AND DECORATING SERVICES LTD118 Addison RoadRG1 8EG

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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 8DU

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Caversham Road Post Office16:0010:30115m
York Road16:3010:30212m
Boston Avenue16:1513:00520m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 8DU

FacilityDistance
Pure Gym (Reading Caversham Road)
Caversham Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
254m
Revive Health Club (Reading)
Richfield Avenue, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Swimming Pool
291m
Caversham Health Club
School Lane, School Lane, Caversham, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
529m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 8DU

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
E P Collier Primary School
Ross Road, Reading, RG1 8DZ
Primary69m
Thameside Primary School
Harley Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8DB
Primary564m
Civitas Academy
90a Great Knollys Street, Reading, RG1 7HL
Primary639m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

Environment

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

RG1 8DU NUTS and RG1 8DU LAU

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

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 8DU 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 8DU:

CodeName
OAE00082604
LSOAE01016355Reading 007A
MSOAE02003395Reading 007

Nearest postcodes to RG1 8DU

RG1 8EGAddison Road84m
RG1 8HASwansea Road84m
RG1 8EANewport Road86m
RG1 8AUCaversham Road87m
RG1 8EHRoss Road106m
RG1 8BBCaversham Road113m
RG1 8EZSwansea Road124m
RG1 8ASCaversham Road124m
RG1 8AYCaversham Road127m
RG1 8AZCaversham Road136m