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Sheffield
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Coordinates: 53°23′49″N1°24′25″W / 53.397°N 1.407°W / 53.397; -1.407
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
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Postcode area name
Sheffield
Post towns 8
Postcode districts 52
Postcode sectors248
Postcodes (live)33,439
Postcodes (total)49,099
Statistics as at May 2020 [1]

The S postcode area, also known as the Sheffield postcode area, [2] is a group of postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of eight post towns. These cover most of South Yorkshire (including Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Mexborough), parts of north Derbyshire (including Chesterfield, Dronfield and the Hope Valley) and north-west Nottinghamshire (including Worksop), plus a small part of West Yorkshire.

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History

For 1857–1868 an S sector of the London postal district existed.

Similarly, there were also S-prefixed postal districts in the compass-based system used in Glasgow: Glasgow S1, S2, S3 and S4, which later became G41 to G44.

Three postcode districts were split and separated into ten new postcode districts. These were:

The S64 district covering the Mexborough post town was originally earmarked for use as DN13, which has never been used.

Coverage

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town CoverageLocal authority area(s)
S1SHEFFIELD Sheffield City Centre, Devonshire Sheffield
S2SHEFFIELD Arbourthorne, Heeley, Highfield, Manor, Norfolk Park, Wybourn, Park Hill, Castlebeck, Deep Pit, Cutler's View, Lowfield, Heeley Green, Newfield Green, Parkway Sheffield
S3SHEFFIELD Broomhall, Burngreave, Neepsend, Netherthorpe, Kelham Island, West Bar, Parkwood Springs, Wicker, Millsands, West Bar, Shalesmoor Sheffield
S4SHEFFIELD Grimesthorpe, Pitsmoor, Crab Tree, Brightside Sheffield
S5SHEFFIELD Firth Park, Fir Vale, Longley, Shirecliffe, Shiregreen, Southey Green, Parson Cross, Wincobank, Norwood, Lane Top, Pismire hill Sheffield
S6SHEFFIELD Bradfield, Dungworth, Hillsborough, Holdworth, Hollow Meadows, Loxley, Malin Bridge, Middlewood, Stannington, Storrs, Upperthorpe, Walkley, Wadsley Bridge, Wisewood, Wadsley, Fox Hill,Sheffield
S7SHEFFIELD Abbeydale, Carter Knowle, Nether Edge, Millhouses, Beauchief Sheffield
S8SHEFFIELD Batemoor, Beauchief, Greenhill, Jordanthorpe, Lowedges, Meersbrook, Norton, Norton Lees, Woodseats, Meadowhead Sheffield
S9SHEFFIELD Attercliffe, Brightside, Darnall, Meadowhall, Tinsley, Wincobank, Tinsley, Newhall, Greenland, Handsworth Hill, Lower Don Valley, Lydden Sheffield
S10SHEFFIELD Broomhill, Broomhall, Crookes, Crookesmoor, Crosspool, Fulwood, Ranmoor, Endcliffe, Hallam Head, Steel Bank Sheffield
S11SHEFFIELD Ecclesall, Endcliffe Park, Ecclesall Road, Greystones, Hunter's Bar, Millhouses, Sharrow Vale, Nether Edge, Whirlow, Brincliffe, Bents Green, Ringinglow, Whirlow, Fox House, ParkHead, Sharrow Sheffield
S12SHEFFIELD Birley, Gleadless, Gleadless Townend, Frecheville, Hackenthorpe, Intake, Ridgeway, Hollins End, Highlane North East Derbyshire, Sheffield
S13SHEFFIELDFence, Handsworth, Richmond, Woodhouse, Woodhouse Mill, Normanton Spring, Woodthorpe Rotherham, Sheffield
S14SHEFFIELD Gleadless Valley Sheffield
S17SHEFFIELD Dore, Totley, Bradway, Totley Brook, Totley Rise Sheffield
S18DRONFIELD Coal Aston, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, Holmesfield, Unstone North East Derbyshire
S20SHEFFIELD Beighton, Crystal Peaks, Halfway, Mosborough, Owlthorpe, Sothall, Waterthorpe, Westfield, Plumbley, Holbrook Sheffield
S21SHEFFIELD Eckington, Killamarsh, Renishaw, Spinkhill, Marsh Lane, Troway, Middle Handley, West Handley North East Derbyshire
S25SHEFFIELD Anston, Brookhouse, Dinnington, Laughton en le Morthen, Slade Hooton Rotherham
S26SHEFFIELD Aston, Aughton, Harthill, Kiveton Park, Swallownest, Todwick, Wales, Waleswood, Woodall, Ulley Rotherham
S32HOPE VALLEY Calver, Eyam, Grindleford, Hathersage, Stoney Middleton, Abney, Leam, Bretton, Foolow, Curbar, Upper Padley, North Padley, Derbyshire Dales
S33HOPE VALLEY Bamford, Bradwell, Castleton, Edale, Hope, Yorkshire Bridge, Barber Booth, Aston , Thornhill High Peak
S35SHEFFIELD Chapeltown, Crane Moor, Ecclesfield, Green Moor, Grenoside, Hermit Hill, High Green, Oughtibridge, Thurgoland, Wharncliffe Side, Wortley, Worrall Sheffield
S36SHEFFIELD Penistone, Thurlstone, Millhouse Green, Oxspring, Stocksbridge, Deepcar, Bolsterstone, Catshaw, Snowden hill, Langsett, Crow Edge, Carlecotes, Dunford Bridge, Midhopestones, Wigtwizzle, Ingbirchworth, Hoylandswaine, Upper Midhope Barnsley, Sheffield
S40CHESTERFIELDCentral and West Chesterfield, Brampton, Birdholme, Boythorpe Chesterfield
S41CHESTERFIELD Hasland, North Chesterfield, Old Whittington, Sheepbridge, Whittington Moor, Tapton, Newbold, Hasland Green, Spital, Winsick, Hasland, Corbriggs Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire
S42CHESTERFIELD Holymoorside, Grassmoor, North Wingfield, Tupton, Wingerworth, Mastin Moor, Overgreen, Cutthorpe, Eastmoor, Wadshelf, Walton, Grassmoor, Holmewood, North Wingfield, Temple Normanton, Alton Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire
S43CHESTERFIELD Brimington, Barlborough, Clowne, Inkersall Green, Staveley, Barrow Hill, Hollingwood, Poolsbrook, Staveley, Mastin Moor Bolsover, Chesterfield
S44CHESTERFIELD Bolsover, Calow, Sutton cum Duckmanton, Scarcliffe, Shuttlewood, Stanfree, Oxcroft, Arkwright Town, Sutton Scarsdale, Heath, Doe Lea, Stansby, Rowthorne, Ault Hucknall Bolsover, North East Derbyshire
S45CHESTERFIELD Ashover, Clay Cross, Pilsley, Uppertown, Kelstedge, Farhill, Milltown, Littlemoor, Lower Pilsley, Hardstoft, Astwith, Hardstoft, Slack North East Derbyshire
S49CHESTERFIELDBulk usersnon-geographic
S60ROTHERHAM Brinsworth, Catcliffe, Canklow, Clifton Central Rotherham, Masbrough, Moorgate, Treeton, Whiston Rotherham
S61ROTHERHAM Greasbrough, Kimberworth, Rockingham, Thorpe Hesley, Munsborough, Scholes, Ferham Rotherham
S62ROTHERHAM Rawmarsh, Wentworth, Parkgate, Abdy, Nether Haugh Rotherham
S63ROTHERHAM Bolton-on-Dearne, Goldthorpe, Thurnscoe, Brampton Bierlow, Wath-on-Dearne, West Melton Barnsley, Rotherham
S64MEXBOROUGH Mexborough, Swinton, Kilnhurst, Adwick Upon Dearne Doncaster, Rotherham
S65ROTHERHAM Herringthorpe, Hooton Roberts, Ravenfield, Thrybergh, East Dene, East Wood, Dalton
S66ROTHERHAM Bramley Hellaby, Brampton-en-le-Morthen, Maltby, Stone, Thurcroft, Wickersley, Braithwell, Morthen, Stainton, Micklebring Rotherham
S70BARNSLEYCentral Barnsley, Birdwell, Stairfoot, Worsborough, Kendray Barnsley
S71BARNSLEY Ardsley, Athersley, Monk Bretton, Lundwood, Royston Barnsley
S72BARNSLEY Brierley, Cudworth, Grimethorpe, Shafton, South Hiendley Barnsley, Wakefield
S73BARNSLEY Darfield, Wombwell, Hemingfield Barnsley, Rotherham
S74BARNSLEY Elsecar, Hoyland, Jump, Blacker Hill Barnsley
S75BARNSLEY Barugh Green, Cawthorne, Darton, Dodworth, Gawber, Mapplewell, Pogmoor, Staincross, Wilthorpe, Tankersley, Kexborough Barnsley
S80WORKSOP Worksop (south), Creswell, Rhodesia, Thorpe Salvin, Whitwell Bassetlaw, Bolsover, Rotherham
S81WORKSOPWorksop (north), Blyth, Carlton-in-Lindrick, Langold, Shireoaks, Woodsetts Bassetlaw, Rotherham
S94SHEFFIELDCensus 2021 (a main national office)non-geographic
S95SHEFFIELDBulk usersnon-geographic
S96SHEFFIELDBulk usersnon-geographic
S97ROTHERHAM, SHEFFIELDBulk usersnon-geographic
S98SHEFFIELDBulk usersnon-geographic
S99SHEFFIELD Jobcentre Plus non-geographic

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    S postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby DE, DN, HD, NG, SK and WF postcode areas.

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    References

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    2. Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)