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HU postcode area

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HU is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 53°46′12″N 0°21′04″W / 53.770°N 0.351°W / 53.770; -0.351
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns8
Postcode districts21
Postcode sectors69
Postcodes (live)10,951
Postcodes (total)15,253
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The HU postcode area, also known as the Hull postcode area,[2] is a group of twenty postcode districts in England, within eight post towns. These cover the south of the East Riding of Yorkshire, including Hull, Beverley, Cottingham, Hessle, Hornsea, Withernsea, Brough and North Ferriby.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
HU1 HULL Hull, Centre, Old Town, Albert Dock Kingston upon Hull
HU2 HULL Hull, North of Centre, Wincolmlee Kingston upon Hull
HU3 HULL Hull, Spring Bank, West of Centre, Saint Andrew's Quay, Hull Royal Infirmary Kingston upon Hull
HU4 HULL Hull, Anlaby Common, Anlaby Park, Gipsyville Kingston upon Hull
HU5 HULL Hull, The Avenues Kingston upon Hull
HU6 HULL Hull, Dunswell, Orchard Park, Greenwood Kingston upon Hull
HU7 HULL Hull, Bransholme, Kingswood, Sutton-on-Hull, Wawne Kingston upon Hull
HU8 HULL Hull, Garden Village, Ings, Longhill, Sutton-on-Hull Kingston upon Hull
HU9 HULL Hull, Drypool, Victoria Dock, Marfleet, Preston Road, Greatfield, Bilton Grange Kingston upon Hull
HU10 HULL Anlaby, Kirk Ella, West Ella, Willerby East Riding of Yorkshire
HU11 HULL Bilton East Riding of Yorkshire
HU12 HULL Hedon, Patrington, Preston East Riding of Yorkshire
HU13 HESSLE Hull, Hessle East Riding of Yorkshire
HU14 NORTH FERRIBY North Ferriby, Melton, Swanland East Riding of Yorkshire
HU15 BROUGH Elloughton-cum-Brough, South Cave, Welton East Riding of Yorkshire
HU16 COTTINGHAM Hull, Cottingham, Eppleworth, Raywell, Skidby East Riding of Yorkshire
HU17 BEVERLEY Beverley, Bishop Burton, Walkington East Riding of Yorkshire
HU18 HORNSEA Hornsea, Mappleton, Rolston East Riding of Yorkshire
HU19 WITHERNSEA Withernsea, Hollym, Holmpton, Out Newton, Rimswell, Waxholme East Riding of Yorkshire
HU20 COTTINGHAM High Hunsley, Little Weighton, Low Hunsley, Riplingham East Riding of Yorkshire


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HU postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.DN postcode areaYO postcode area
HU postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby DN and YO postcode areas.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. 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)

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