CO postcode area
|Colchester postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Colchester|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The CO postcode area, also known as the Colchester postcode area, is a group of postcode districts around Bures, Clacton-on-Sea, Colchester, Frinton-on-Sea, Halstead, Harwich, Manningtree, Sudbury and Walton-on-the-Naze in England.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area|
|CO7||COLCHESTER||Wivenhoe & Great Bentley||Colchester Borough, Tendring District|
|CO8||BURES||Bures||Colchester Borough, Braintree District, Babergh District|
|CO14||WALTON ON THE NAZE||Walton-on-the-Naze||Tendring District|
- "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.
- Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
- The post town is unhyphenated.