DD postcode area

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Dundee postcode area
DD is located in the United Kingdom
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Postcode area DD
Postcode area name Dundee
Post towns 9
Postcode districts 11
Postcode sectors 52
Postcodes (live) 8,888
Postcodes (total) 10,980
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The DD postcode area, also known as the Dundee postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts around Arbroath, Brechin, Carnoustie, Dundee, Forfar, Kirriemuir, Montrose, Newport-on-Tay and Tayport in Scotland.

Coverage[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
DD1 DUNDEE Most of the city centre, the University and the Riverside Dundee
DD2 DUNDEE The West of the city including Lochee, Blackness, Ninewells, Menziehill, Charleston, Balgay, Ardler and Logie Dundee, Perth and Kinross
DD3 DUNDEE The northwest of the city including St Marys, Downfield and Kirkton, and the inner city areas of Strathmartine, Coldside and the Hilltown Dundee
DD4 DUNDEE The inner city area of Stobswell and Craigie, and the northeast of the city including Pitkerro, Douglas, Fintry and Whitfield Dundee, Angus
DD5 DUNDEE The east of the city including Broughty Ferry, Barnhill and Monifieth Dundee, Angus
DD6 NEWPORT-ON-TAY The towns on the south bank of the River Tay, Newport-on-Tay, Wormit, Balmerino, Gauldry and Tayport Fife
TAYPORT
DD7 CARNOUSTIE The town of Carnoustie Angus
DD8 FORFAR The towns of Forfar, Glamis and Kirriemuir Angus
KIRRIEMUIR
DD9 BRECHIN The town of Brechin. The village of Edzell Angus
DD10 MONTROSE The town of Montrose. The villages of St Cyrus, Inverbervie, Hillside and Gourdon Angus, Aberdeenshire
DD11 ARBROATH The towns of Arbroath and Friockheim Angus

Map[edit]

DD postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. AB postcode area KY postcode area PH postcode area
DD postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby AB, KY and PH postcode areas.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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)