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WA5 8GE maps, stats, and open data

Last Update January 19th, 2021 - WA5 8GE lies on Boston Boulevard in Great Sankey, Warrington. WA5 8GE is located in the Chapelford and Old Hall electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Warrington and the English Parliamentary constituency of Warrington South. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Warrington CCG and the police force is Cheshire. This postcode has been in use since November 2004.


WA5 8GE coronavirus (COVID-19)

The WA5 8GE postcode is within the Warrington Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Tuesday 19th January there were 14201 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Warrington.

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

WA5 8GE maps

WA5 8GE map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
WA5 8GE map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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

WA5 8GE geodata


Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is WA5 8GE?

StreetBoston Boulevard
LocalityGreat Sankey
Postcode DistrictWA5
➜ WA5 open data dashboard
➜ See where WA5 is on a map
➜ Where is Warrington?

WA5 8GE Elevation

Elevation or altitude of WA5 8GE as distance above sea level:


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.


WardChapelford And Old Hall
ConstituencyWarrington South


Reported crime within 500m of WA5 8GE

February 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Montana Close90m
February 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Miami Close111m
February 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Seattle Close137m
➜ Boston Boulevard crime map and outcomes

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


Nearest bus stops to WA5 8GE

Denver Drive (Boston Boulevard)Great Sankey146m
Denver Drive (Boston Boulevard)Great Sankey164m
Boston BoulevardGreat Sankey171m
Boston BoulevardGreat Sankey178m
Gregory Close (Twenty Acre Road)Old Hall322m

Nearest railway stations to WA5 8GE

Sankey for Penketh Station1.4km
Warrington Bank Quay Station2.5km
Warrington Central Station2.7km

Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence


➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for WA5 8GE

Broadband access in WA5 8GE (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 WA5 8GE (2019 data)


Median download speed77.1Mbps
Average download speed71.1Mbps
Maximum download speed79.92Mbps


Median upload speed19.5Mbps
Average upload speed18.6Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in WA5 8GE (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 WA5 8GE

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

WA5 8GE gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in WA5 8GE by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)


10.7% of English postcodes are less deprived than WA5 8GE:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to WA5 8GE (meters)

AM's Delicious Desserts53 California Close378mFood Hygiene Rating: Awaiting Inspection
Footprints in the ForestChapelford Village Primary School453mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Chapelford Village Nursery & Link ClubChapelford Village Primary School453mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near WA5 8GE

CLAIRE MOON LIMITED4 Lexington Walk, Washington DriveWA5 8GG
CONCRETE CODE LIMITED16 Woodrow Court Miami Close, Great SankeyWA5 8DG
TWISTED CREATIVE LTD16 Woodrow Court, Miami CloseWA5 8DG
COMFI DWELLINGS LIMITED7 Montana Close, Great SankeyWA5 8GB
SINGH DELIVERIES LTD4 Montana Close, Great SankeyWA5 8GB

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 WA5 8GE

 Last Collection 
Vincent Close16:0011:00517m
Cavendish Close17:3011:00566m
Sycamore Lane17:3010:30587m

Nearest sports facilities to WA5 8GE

Dakota Park
Arizona Crescent, Great Sankey, Warrington
Grass Pitches
Chapelford Village Primary School
Santa Rosa Boulevard, Great Sankey, Warrington
Grass Pitches, Sports Hall
Sankey Valley St James Primary School
Raikes Close, Great Sankey, Warrington
Sports Hall

Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to WA5 8GE

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Chapelford Village Primary School
Santa Rosa Boulevard, Great Sankey, Warrington, WA5 3AL
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School
Old Hall Road, Old Hall, Warrington, WA5 9QA
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School
Dorchester Road, Great Sankey, Warrington, WA5 1XE

Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence


The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for WA5 8GE:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKDNorth West (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
NUTS 3 CodeName
LAU 1 CodeName
LAU 2 CodeName
E05011028Chapelford and Old Hall

WA5 8GE 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 WA5 8GE:

LSOAE01012566Warrington 010D
MSOAE02002599Warrington 010

Nearest postcodes to WA5 8GE

WA5 8GGWashington Drive52m
WA5 8DGMiami Close60m
WA5 8GDSomerville Walk61m
WA5 8GBMontana Close84m
WA5 8DFSeattle Close85m
WA5 8GADakota Drive116m
WA5 8DAArizona Crescent128m
WA5 8DPKansas Place132m
WA5 8WYColorado Close161m
WA5 8WWNevada Close166m

Things to do with WA5 8GE