EN postcode area
|Enfield postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Enfield|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The EN postcode area, also known as the Enfield postcode area, 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.
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
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||Barnet, Enfield|
|EN5||BARNET||High Barnet, Arkley||Barnet, Hertsmere|
|EN6||POTTERS BAR||Potters Bar, South Mimms, Cuffley, Northaw||Hertsmere, Welwyn Hatfield|
|EN7||WALTHAM CROSS||Cheshunt, Goffs Oak, 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|
- "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.
- Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)