NR postcode area

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Norwich
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Coordinates: 52°38′49″N1°20′20″E / 52.647°N 1.339°E / 52.647; 1.339
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
NR
Postcode area name
Norwich
Post towns 16
Postcode districts 36
Postcode sectors114
Postcodes (live)23,457
Postcodes (total)28,198
Statistics as at May 2020 [1]

The NR postcode area, also known as the Norwich postcode area, [2] is a group of 35 postcode districts in the east of England, within 16 post towns. These cover central and eastern Norfolk (including Norwich, Great Yarmouth, Attleborough, Wymondham, Dereham, Fakenham, Walsingham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Melton Constable, Holt, Sheringham, Cromer and North Walsham) and part of north-east Suffolk (including Lowestoft, Beccles and Bungay).

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Coverage

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town CoverageLocal authority area(s)
NR1NORWICHThorpe Hamlet, (parts of) City Centre, areas close to Thorpe Road Mail Centre Norwich
NR2NORWICH Eaton, western and south-western parts of Norwich and parts of the city centreNorwich
NR3NORWICHN part of Norwich, within the ring-road: Upper Hellesdon, New CattonNorwich, Broadland
NR4NORWICHVillages W and SW of Norwich: Cringleford, Colney, Keswick South Norfolk
NR5NORWICHW and NW suburbs of Norwich: Bowthorpe, Costessey Norwich, South Norfolk
NR6NORWICHN and NW suburbs of Norwich: Old Catton, Hellesdon Norwich, Broadland
NR7NORWICHE and SE suburbs of Norwich: Sprowston, Thorpe St. Andrew, HeartseaseNorwich, Broadland
NR8NORWICHSuburbs and villages NW of Norwich: Drayton, Taverham, Ringland Broadland, South Norfolk
NR9NORWICHVillages W and NW of Norwich: Barford, Bawburgh, Hethersett, Honingham, Lenwade, Little Melton, Lyng, Marlingford and Colton, Weston Longville Broadland, South Norfolk
NR10NORWICHVillages and towns N and NW of Norwich: Pettywell, Reepham, Hevingham, Stratton Strawless, Horsham St Faith Broadland, South Norfolk
NR11AYLSHAM Alby with Thwaite, Aldborough, Aylmerton, Aylsham, Banningham, Blickling, East Beckham, Little Barningham, Hanworth, North Barningham, Roughton, Felbrigg, Gimingham, Ingworth, Matlask, Mundesley, Southrepps, Wickmere North Norfolk,Broadland
NR12NORWICH Bacton, Brumstead, Coltishall, East Ruston, Hickling, Ingham, Lessingham, Sloley, Stalham, Tunstead, Wroxham North Norfolk
NR13NORWICHTowns and villages E of Norwich: Acle, Brundall, Reedham, Rackheath, Salhouse Broadland
NR14NORWICHSuburbs and villages SE of Norwich: Loddon, Poringland, Trowse, Haddiscoe South Norfolk
NR15NORWICH Long Stratton South Norfolk
NR16NORWICH Banham, Larling, New Buckenham Breckland
NR17ATTLEBOROUGH Little & Great Ellingham, Old Buckenham Breckland
NR18NORWICH non-geographic [3]
NR18WYMONDHAM Wymondham South Norfolk
NR19NORWICHnon-geographic [4] [5]
NR19DEREHAM Dereham Breckland
NR20DEREHAMVillages N and E of Dereham: Bawdeswell, Bylaugh, Elsing, Foxley, Foulsham, Gressenhall, Guestwick, Hockering, Mattishall, Whissonsett, Nethergate, North Elmham, Swanton Morley, Themelthorpe Breckland
NR21FAKENHAM Barsham, Binham, Fakenham, Fulmodeston, South Raynham, East Raynham, West Raynham, Hempton, Helhoughton, Hindringham, Gunthorpe, Tatterford, Toftrees North Norfolk
NR22WALSINGHAM Walsingham, Houghton St Giles, North Barsham North Norfolk
NR23WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA Quarles, Warham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Wighton North Norfolk
NR24MELTON CONSTABLE Stody, Briston, Briningham, Brinton, Edgefield, Sharrington, Melton Constable, Plumstead, Swanton Novers North Norfolk
NR25HOLT Kelling, Baconsthorpe, Blakeney, Bodham, Cley next the Sea, Edgfield, Hempstead, High Kelling, Hunworth Langham, Letheringsett, Glandford, Weybourne, West Beckham, Salthouse North Norfolk
NR26NORWICHnon-geographic [3]
NR26SHERINGHAM Beeston Regis, Upper Sheringham North Norfolk
NR27CROMER Cromer, East Runton, West Runton, Frogshall, Trimingham, Northrepps, Overstrand North Norfolk
NR28NORTH WALSHAM Antingham, Crostwight, Honing, Knapton, Trunch, Paston, Ridlington North Norfolk
NR29GREAT YARMOUTH Catfield, Hemsby, Rollesby Great Yarmouth, North Norfolk
NR30GREAT YARMOUTH Great Yarmouth, Caister-on-Sea, West Caister Great Yarmouth
NR31GREAT YARMOUTH Gorleston-on-Sea, Bradwell Great Yarmouth
NR32LOWESTOFT North Lowestoft East Suffolk
NR33LOWESTOFT South Lowestoft East Suffolk
NR34BECCLES Beccles, Worlingham, Gillingham, Stockton East Suffolk, South Norfolk
NR35BUNGAY Bungay, Topcroft, Flixton East Suffolk, South Norfolk
NR99NORWICHnon-geographic [4]

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    NR postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby IP and PE postcode areas.

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