EN postcode area

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Enfield postcode area
EN is located in the United Kingdom
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Postcode area EN
Postcode area name Enfield
Post towns 7
Postcode districts 12
Postcode sectors 48
Postcodes (live) 8,661
Postcodes (total) 12,445
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The EN postcode area, also known as the Enfield postcode area,[2] is a group of eleven postcode districts in England which are subdivisions of seven post towns. These postcode districts cover parts of northern Greater London, southern Hertfordshire and western Essex.

Postal administration[edit]

Mail posted in this area is sorted at Home Counties North mail centre in Hemel Hempstead, and is delivered from offices in Enfield (Southbury Road EN1), Barnet (Longmore Avenue EN5), Potters Bar (Darkes Lane EN6), Waltham Cross (Eleanor Cross Road EN8), and Hoddesdon (Conduit Lane EN11). The area served includes the northern parts of the London Boroughs of Enfield and Barnet, the eastern part of the Hertsmere district of Hertfordshire, the southern part of the Welwyn Hatfield district and virtually all of the borough of Broxbourne, while EN9 and small parts of EN10 and EN11 cover the western part of the Epping Forest district of Essex.

List of postcode districts[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
EN1 ENFIELD Bush Hill Park; eastern parts of Bulls Cross, Enfield Town, Forty Hill, outskirts of Lower Edmonton Enfield
EN2 ENFIELD Botany Bay, Clay Hill, Crews Hill; western parts of Bulls Cross, Enfield Chase, Enfield Town, Forty Hill, Gordon Hill Enfield
EN3 ENFIELD Enfield Highway, Enfield Island Village, Enfield Lock, Enfield Wash, Ponders End Enfield
EN4 BARNET Hadley Wood, Cockfosters, East Barnet, New Barnet Enfield, Barnet
EN5 BARNET High Barnet, Arkley Barnet, Hertsmere
EN6 POTTERS BAR Potters Bar, South Mimms, Cuffley, Northaw Hertsmere, Welwyn Hatfield
EN7 WALTHAM CROSS Cheshunt, Some parts of Enfield Broxbourne, Enfield
EN8 WALTHAM CROSS Waltham Cross, Cheshunt, Some parts of Enfield Broxbourne, Enfield
EN9 WALTHAM ABBEY Waltham Abbey Epping Forest
EN10 BROXBOURNE Broxbourne Broxbourne, Epping Forest
EN11 HODDESDON Hoddesdon Broxbourne, Epping Forest

Map[edit]

EN postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. AL postcode area CM postcode area E postcode area HA postcode area IG postcode area N postcode area NW postcode area SG postcode area WD postcode area
EN postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby AL, CM, E, IG, N, NW, SG and WD 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)