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Hereford postcode area
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Postcode area HR
Postcode area nameHereford
Post towns 6
Postcode districts 9
Postcode sectors33
Postcodes (live)6,313
Postcodes (total)7,611
Statistics as at February 2012 [1]

The HR postcode area, also known as the Hereford postcode area, [2] is a group of nine postcode districts in England and Wales, which are subdivisions of six post towns. These cover most of Herefordshire, including Hereford, Bromyard, Kington, Ledbury, Leominster and Ross-on-Wye, while the HR2, HR3 and HR5 districts extend across the border to cover a small part of Powys.

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Coverage

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town CoverageLocal authority area
HR1HEREFORDCity centre Herefordshire Council
HR2HEREFORDSouth of centre Herefordshire Council, Powys
HR3HEREFORDWest of centre; Hay on Wye Herefordshire Council, Powys
HR4HEREFORDNorth of centre Herefordshire Council
HR5KINGTON Herefordshire Council, Powys
HR6LEOMINSTER Herefordshire Council
HR7BROMYARD Herefordshire Council
HR8LEDBURY Ledbury, Bosbury Herefordshire Council
HR9ROSS-ON-WYE Herefordshire Council

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    References

    1. "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. February 2012. Table 2. Retrieved 21 April 2012. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
    2. Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)