LD postcode area

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Llandrindod Wells postcode area
LD is located in the United Kingdom
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Postcode area LD
Postcode area name Llandrindod Wells
Post towns 8
Postcode districts 8
Postcode sectors 16
Postcodes (live) 2,203
Postcodes (total) 2,583
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The LD postcode area, also known as the Llandrindod Wells postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts around Brecon, Talgarth, Builth Wells, Knighton, Llandrindod Wells, Llangammarch Wells, Llanwrtyd Wells, Presteigne and Rhayader in Wales. The LD7 and LD8 districts extend across the border into England.

The LD area covers a sparsely populated area and contains fewer postcodes than any other area on the British mainland, except for the KW area in the north-east of Scotland.[3]

Coverage[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
LD1 LLANDRINDOD WELLS
LD2 BUILTH WELLS
LD3 BRECON Brecon, Talgarth
LD4 LLANGAMMARCH WELLS
LD5 LLANWRTYD WELLS
LD6 RHAYADER
LD7 KNIGHTON
LD8 PRESTEIGNE

Map[edit]

LD postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. CF postcode area HR postcode area NP postcode area SA postcode area SY postcode area
LD postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby CF, HR, NP, SA and SY 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. ^ "National Statistics Postcode Directory" (PDF). Office for National Statistics Postcode Directory (November 2006). Office for National Statistics. November 2006. Retrieved 2009-05-29.