LA postcode area

Last updated

Postcode district boundaries:

KML is from Wikidata
Lancaster
United Kingdom adm location map.svg
Red pog.svg
LA
Coordinates: 54°10′23″N2°54′25″W / 54.173°N 2.907°W / 54.173; -2.907
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
LA
Postcode area name
Lancaster
Post towns 17
Postcode districts 23
Postcode sectors66
Postcodes (live)11,800
Postcodes (total)14,678
Statistics as at May 2020 [1]

The LA postcode area, also known as the Lancaster postcode area, [2] is a group of 23 postcode districts in north-west England, within 17 post towns. These cover north Lancashire (including Lancaster, Morecambe and Carnforth), south Cumbria (including Barrow-in-Furness, Kendal, Ulverston, Windermere, Dalton-in-Furness, Millom, Milnthorpe, Sedbergh, Grange-over-Sands, Askam-in-Furness, Kirkby-in-Furness, Broughton-in-Furness, Coniston and Ambleside) and a small part of North Yorkshire.

Contents

Coverage

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town CoverageLocal authority area(s)
LA1LANCASTERLancaster, Aldcliffe, Bailrigg City of Lancaster
LA2LANCASTERLancaster, Abbeystead, Aldcliffe, Aughton, Austwick, Bailrigg, Bay Horse, Caton, Clapham, Cockerham, Dolphinholme, Ellel, Farleton, Galgate, Glasson Dock, Halton, Hest Bank, High Bentham, Hornby, Quernmore, Tatham, Wharfe City of Lancaster, Craven, Wyre
LA3MORECAMBE Morecambe, Heysham, Middleton, Overton, Sunderland Point City of Lancaster
LA4MORECAMBE Morecambe, Torrisholme City of Lancaster
LA5CARNFORTH Carnforth, Arnside, Silverdale, Warton, Bolton-Le-Sands City of Lancaster, South Lakeland
LA6CARNFORTH Arkholme, Burton-in-Kendal, Burton in Lonsdale, Cantsfield, Casterton, Ingleton, Ireby, Kirkby Lonsdale, Masongill, Tunstall, Whittington City of Lancaster, Craven, South Lakeland
LA7MILNTHORPE Milnthorpe, Beetham, Storth, Heversham South Lakeland
LA8KENDAL Kendal, Brigsteer, Grayrigg, Levens, Sedgwick, Sizergh South Lakeland, Eden
LA9KENDALKendal, Burneside, Natland, Oxenholme South Lakeland
LA10SEDBERGH Sedbergh, Dent South Lakeland, Craven, Eden
LA11GRANGE-OVER-SANDS Grange-over-Sands, Allithwaite, Cark, Cartmel, Field Broughton, High Newton, Lindale, Low Newton, Meathop and Ulpha, Witherslack South Lakeland
LA12ULVERSTON Ulverston, Aldingham, Backbarrow, Gleaston, Haverthwaite, Leece, Lindal-in-Furness, Newbiggin (Furness), Newby Bridge, Staveley-in-Cartmel, Urswick South Lakeland, Barrow-in-Furness
LA13BARROW-IN-FURNESS Barrow-in-Furness, Newton-in-Furness, Piel Island, Rampside, Roa Island, Stainton with Adgarley Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakeland
LA14BARROW-IN-FURNESSBarrow-in-Furness, Walney Island Barrow-in-Furness
LA14DALTON-IN-FURNESSnon-geographic [3]
LA15DALTON-IN-FURNESS Dalton-in-Furness Barrow-in-Furness
LA16ASKAM-IN-FURNESS Askam-in-Furness Barrow-in-Furness
LA17KIRKBY-IN-FURNESS Kirkby-in-Furness South Lakeland
LA18MILLOM Millom Copeland
LA19MILLOMMillom, Waberthwaite, Bootle Copeland
LA20BROUGHTON-IN-FURNESS Broughton-in-Furness South Lakeland, Copeland
LA21CONISTON Coniston, Torver South Lakeland
LA22AMBLESIDE Ambleside, Chapel Stile, Elterwater, Grasmere, Hawkshead, Near Sawrey, Skelwith Bridge South Lakeland
LA23WINDERMERE Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, Troutbeck South Lakeland

Map

KML file (edithelp)
    KML is from Wikidata
    LA postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BB, BD, CA, DL, FY and PR postcode areas. LA postcode area map.svg
    LA postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BB, BD, CA, DL, FY and PR postcode areas.

    See also

    Related Research Articles

    GU postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The GU postcode area, also known as the Guildford postcode area, is a group of 38 postcode districts in South East England, within 24 post towns. These cover west Surrey, north-east Hampshire, northwestern West Sussex and a small part of south-east Berkshire.

    DE postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The DE postcode area, also known as the Derby postcode area, is a group of 23 postcode districts in central England, within 11 post towns. These cover south and central Derbyshire, parts of east Staffordshire and north-west Leicestershire, and very small parts of Nottinghamshire.

    HP postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The HP postcode area, also known as the Hemel Hempstead postcode area, is a group of twenty-four postcode districts in England, within eleven post towns. These cover north-west Hertfordshire and central Buckinghamshire.

    MK postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom, centred on Milton Keynes and Bedford

    The MK postcode area, also known as the Milton Keynes postcode area, is a group of 26 postcode districts in England, within five post towns. These cover north Buckinghamshire, west and north Bedfordshire and very small parts of Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

    YO postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The YO postcode area, also known as the York postcode area, is a group of 30 postcode districts in Yorkshire, England, within ten post towns. These cover most of North Yorkshire and the northern part of the East Riding of Yorkshire.

    BA postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The BA postcode area, also known as the Bath postcode area, is a group of nineteen postcode districts in South West England, within sixteen post towns. These cover east Somerset and west Wiltshire, plus a very small part of north-west Dorset.

    OL postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The OL postcode area, also known as the Oldham postcode area, is a group of sixteen postcode districts in north-west England, within seven post towns. These cover eastern Greater Manchester, plus small parts of east Lancashire and western West Yorkshire.

    LE postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The LE postcode area, also known as the Leicester postcode area, is a group of 21 postcode districts in central England, within 12 post towns. These cover most of Leicestershire and Rutland, plus small parts of south Nottinghamshire and north Northamptonshire, and very small parts of Derbyshire and Warwickshire.

    NR postcode area Postcode area for Norfolk, England

    The NR postcode area, also known as the Norwich postcode area, is a group of 35 postcode districts in the east of England, within 16 post towns. These cover central and eastern Norfolk and part of north-east Suffolk.

    DL postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The DL postcode area, also known as the Darlington postcode area, is a group of seventeen postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of fourteen post towns. These districts cover central County Durham, northern North Yorkshire and a very small part of Cumbria.

    SR postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The SR postcode area, also known as the Sunderland postcode area, is a group of eight postcode districts in north-east England, within three post towns. These cover eastern Tyne and Wear and north-east County Durham.

    DH postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The DH postcode area, also known as the Durham postcode area, is a group of twelve postcode districts in north-east England, which are subdivisions of five post towns. These districts cover northern County Durham and south-west Tyne and Wear, plus a very small part of Northumberland.

    WF postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The WF postcode area, also known as the Wakefield postcode area, is a group of 17 postcode districts in north-east England, which are subdivisions of eleven post towns. These cover much of southern and eastern West Yorkshire, plus small parts of South and North Yorkshire.

    BD postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The BD postcode area, also known as the Bradford postcode area, is a group of 24 postcode districts in England, within seven post towns. These cover northwestern West Yorkshire and southwestern North Yorkshire, plus very small parts of Lancashire.

    SN postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The SN postcode area, also known as the Swindon postcode area, is a group of eighteen postcode districts in England, within ten post towns. These cover north Wiltshire, plus a small part of south-west Oxfordshire and a very small part of Gloucestershire.

    WR postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The WR postcode area, also known as the Worcester postcode area, is a group of fifteen postcode districts in England, within seven post towns. These cover central and southern Worcestershire, plus very small parts of Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Gloucestershire.

    WV postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The WV postcode area, also known as the Wolverhampton postcode area, is a group of sixteen postcode districts in England, within four post towns. These cover Wolverhampton, Willenhall and Bilston in the West Midlands, plus parts of south-west Staffordshire and south-east Shropshire.

    CT postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The CT postcode area, also known as the Canterbury postcode area, is a group of 21 postcode districts in South East England, within 13 post towns. These cover much of east Kent, including Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone, Birchington, Broadstairs, Deal, Herne Bay, Hythe, Margate, Ramsgate, Sandwich, Westgate-on-Sea and Whitstable.

    TF postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The TF postcode area, also known as the Telford postcode area, is a group of thirteen postcode districts in England, within six post towns. These cover north-east Shropshire, including Telford, Broseley, Market Drayton, Much Wenlock, Newport and Shifnal, plus a small part of west Staffordshire.

    L postcode area Postcode area within the United Kingdom

    The L postcode area, also known as the Liverpool postcode area, is a group of postcode districts in north-west England, which are subdivisions of four post towns. These cover most of Merseyside, part of west Lancashire and a small part of north-west Cheshire.

    References

    1. "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. 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)
    3. "New sectors and localities to 16 November 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 November 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2012.[ permanent dead link ]