KT postcode area

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Kingston upon Thames postcode area
KT is located in the United Kingdom
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Postcode area KT
Postcode area name Kingston upon Thames
Post towns 19
Postcode districts 24
Postcode sectors 92
Postcodes (live) 14,511
Postcodes (total) 21,417
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The KT postcode area, also known as the Kingston upon Thames postcode area,[2] is a group of 24 postcode districts in England which are subdivisions of 19 post towns. These postcode districts cover parts of south-west London and north Surrey.

Mail for this area is sorted at the Jubilee Mail Centre in Hounslow. In London districts it covers most of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and the Hampton Court and Hampton Wick parts of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It covers small parts of the boroughs of Merton and Sutton. In Surrey boroughs it covers virtually all of Elmbridge and Epsom and Ewell, north-westernmost parts of Reigate and Banstead, north-easternmost parts of Guildford and Woking, the southern approximate half of the borough of Runnymede, as well as the Chertsey Bridge/Dumsey Meadow part of the Spelthorne and the northern approximate third of Mole Valley.

The majority of land, homes and business are within the M25 London Orbital Motorway.

Coverage[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
KT1 KINGSTON UPON THAMES Kingston upon Thames, Hampton Wick, Norbiton Kingston upon Thames, Richmond upon Thames
KT2 Kingston upon Thames, Canbury, Coombe Kingston upon Thames, Richmond upon Thames
KT3 NEW MALDEN New Malden, part of Old Malden Kingston upon Thames, Merton
KT4 WORCESTER PARK Worcester Park, Cuddington, part of Old Malden Sutton, Epsom and Ewell, Kingston upon Thames
KT5 SURBITON Surbiton, Berrylands, Tolworth Kingston upon Thames
KT6 Surbiton, Tolworth, Long Ditton Kingston upon Thames, Elmbridge
KT7 THAMES DITTON Thames Ditton, Weston Green Elmbridge
KT8 EAST MOLESEY East Molesey; Hampton Court Palace and part of its Park; 1.5 Thames islands, part of Bushy Park, Hampton Court neighbourhood, Hampton Elmbridge, Richmond upon Thames
WEST MOLESEY West Molesey Elmbridge
KT9 CHESSINGTON Chessington including Malden Rushett, Hook, part of Long Ditton Kingston upon Thames, Elmbridge
KT10 ESHER Esher, Claygate, Hinchley Wood Elmbridge
KT11 COBHAM Cobham, Stoke d'Abernon, Downside, Hatchford, parts of Wisley, Ockham and Hersham Elmbridge, Guildford, Mole Valley
KT12 WALTON-ON-THAMES Walton-on-Thames, Hersham, Whiteley Village Elmbridge
KT13 WEYBRIDGE Weybridge, Oatlands, Saint George's Hill, Hamm Court Elmbridge, Runnymede
KT14 WEST BYFLEET Byfleet, West Byfleet Woking, Elmbridge, Runnymede
KT15 ADDLESTONE Addlestone, New Haw, Woodham Runnymede, Woking
KT16 CHERTSEY Chertsey, Ottershaw, Longcross, Lyne, Dumsey Meadow in Littleton Runnymede, Spelthorne
KT17 EPSOM Epsom, Ewell, Stoneleigh Epsom and Ewell, Reigate and Banstead, Sutton
KT18 Epsom, Tattenham Corner, Headley, Langley Vale Epsom and Ewell, Mole Valley, Reigate and Banstead
KT19 Epsom, West Ewell, Stoneleigh, Horton, Longmead Epsom and Ewell
KT20 TADWORTH Tadworth, Kingswood, Lower Kingswood, Walton-on-the-Hill, Burgh Heath, Mogador, Box Hill Reigate and Banstead, Mole Valley
KT21 ASHTEAD Ashtead Mole Valley
KT22 LEATHERHEAD Leatherhead, Oxshott, Fetcham Mole Valley, Elmbridge
KT23 Great Bookham, Little Bookham Mole Valley, Guildford
KT24 West Horsley, East Horsley, Effingham Guildford, Mole Valley

Map[edit]

KT postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. CR postcode area CR postcode area GU postcode area RH postcode area SL postcode area SM postcode area SW postcode area TW postcode area
KT postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby CR, GU, RH, SL, SM, SW and TW 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)