HR postcode area
Postcode district boundaries:
|Hereford postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Hereford|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The HR postcode area, also known as the Hereford postcode area, is a group of nine postcode districts in England and Wales, which are subdivisions of six post towns. These cover most of Herefordshire, including Hereford, Bromyard, Kington, Ledbury, Leominster and Ross-on-Wye, while the HR2, HR3 and HR5 districts extend across the border to cover a small part of Powys.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area|
|HR1||HEREFORD||City centre||Herefordshire Council|
|HR2||HEREFORD||South of centre||Herefordshire Council, Powys|
|HR3||HEREFORD||West of centre; Hay on Wye||Herefordshire Council, Powys|
|HR4||HEREFORD||North of centre||Herefordshire Council|
|HR5||KINGTON||Herefordshire Council, Powys|
|HR8||LEDBURY||Ledbury, Bosbury||Herefordshire Council|
- "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)