HX postcode area

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Halifax postcode area
HX is located in the United Kingdom
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Postcode area HX
Postcode area name Halifax
Post towns 4
Postcode districts 7
Postcode sectors 32
Postcodes (live) 5,655
Postcodes (total) 7,150
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The HX postcode area, also known as the Halifax postcode area,[2] is a group of seven postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of four post towns. These postcode districts cover much of western West Yorkshire, including Halifax, Elland, Hebden Bridge and Sowerby Bridge.

Coverage[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
HX1 HALIFAX Halifax Town Centre, Savile Park Calderdale
HX1 ELLAND non-geographic[3]
HX2 HALIFAX Highroad Well, Illingworth, Luddenden, Luddenden Foot, Midgley, Mixenden, Mount Tabor, Norton Tower, Ogden, Wainstalls, Warley Town Calderdale
HX3 HALIFAX Boothtown, Hipperholme, Lightcliffe, Norwood Green, Northowram, Ovenden, Shelf, Skircoat Green, Southowram Calderdale, Bradford
HX4 HALIFAX Barkisland, Greetland, Holywell Green, Sowood, Stainland, West Vale Calderdale
HX5 ELLAND Elland, Blackley Calderdale
HX6 SOWERBY BRIDGE Norland, Ripponden, Rishworth, Sowerby, Sowerby Bridge Calderdale
HX7 HEBDEN BRIDGE Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall, Mytholmroyd, Old Town Calderdale

Map[edit]

HX postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. BB postcode area BD postcode area HD postcode area OL postcode area
HX postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BB, BD, HD and OL 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)
  3. ^ "New sectors and localities to 16 November 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 November 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2012.