KA postcode area

Postcode district boundaries:
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KA is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 55°33′50″N 4°36′14″W / 55.564°N 4.604°W / 55.564; -4.604
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns23
Postcode districts30
Postcode sectors87
Postcodes (live)11,605
Postcodes (total)14,127
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The KA postcode area, also known as the Kilmarnock postcode area,[2][3] is a group of 30 postcode districts in south-west Scotland, within 23 post towns. These cover East Ayrshire, North Ayrshire (including the Isle of Arran) and South Ayrshire.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
KA1 KILMARNOCK Kilmarnock Centre, Bonnyton, Grange, Bellfield, Riccarton, Shortlees, Caprington, Hurlford East Ayrshire
KA2 KILMARNOCK Knockentiber, Crosshouse, Dundonald East Ayrshire, South Ayrshire
KA3 KILMARNOCK Longpark, Hillhead, Knockinlaw, Altonhill, Onthank, Beansburn, Southcraigs, New Farm Loch, Whinpark, Kilmaurs, Stewarton, Dunlop, Lugton, Fullwood, Kingsford, Fenwick, Crookedholm East Ayrshire, North Ayrshire
KA4 GALSTON Galston, Moscow East Ayrshire
KA5 MAUCHLINE Mauchline, Tarbolton, Catrine, Sorn East Ayrshire
KA6 AYR Mossblown, Annbank, Coylton, Dalrymple, Hollybush, Drongan, Rankinston, Patna, Waterside, Dalmellington, Bellsbank South Ayrshire, East Ayrshire
KA7 AYR Ayr Centre, Holmston, Forehill, Belmont, Castlehill, Kincaidson, Alloway, Doonfoot, Masonhill, Dunure South Ayrshire
KA8 AYR Braehead, Newton on Ayr, Woodfield, Heathfield, Whitletts, Lochside, Dalmilling, Craigie, Wallacetown South Ayrshire
KA9 PRESTWICK Prestwick, Monkton South Ayrshire
KA10 TROON Troon, Barassie, Muirhead, Loans South Ayrshire
KA11 IRVINE Perceton, Lawthorn, Girdle Toll, Stanecastle, Bourtreehill, Broomlands, Dreghorn, Springside North Ayrshire
KA12 IRVINE Irvine Centre, Fullarton, Stanecastle North Ayrshire
KA13 KILWINNING Kilwinning North Ayrshire
KA14 BEITH Beith, Glengarnock, Longboat North Ayrshire
KA15 BEITH Beith, Glengarnock, Longboat North Ayrshire
KA16 NEWMILNS Newmilns, Greenholm East Ayrshire
KA17 DARVEL Darvel East Ayrshire
KA18 CUMNOCK Cumnock, Auchinleck, Ochiltree, New Cumnock, Muirkirk, Smallburn, Lugar, Logan East Ayrshire
KA19 MAYBOLE Maybole, Crosshill, Straiton, Kirkoswald South Ayrshire
KA20 STEVENSTON Stevenston North Ayrshire
KA21 SALTCOATS Saltcoats North Ayrshire
KA22 ARDROSSAN Ardrossan, Whitlees, Chapelhill North Ayrshire
KA23 WEST KILBRIDE West Kilbride North Ayrshire
KA24 DALRY Dalry, Drakemyre North Ayrshire
KA25 KILBIRNIE Kilbirnie North Ayrshire
KA26 GIRVAN Girvan, Turnberry, Dailly, Old Dailly, Ballantrae, Colmonell, Barrhill South Ayrshire
KA27 ISLE OF ARRAN Brodick, Lochranza, Machrie, Kilmory, Kildonan, Holy Island North Ayrshire
KA28 ISLE OF CUMBRAE Millport North Ayrshire
KA29 LARGS Largs, Glenside, Fairlie, Kelburn North Ayrshire
KA30 LARGS Largs North Ayrshire


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KA postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.DG postcode areaFK postcode areaG postcode areaML postcode areaML postcode areaPA postcode areaPA postcode area
KA postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby DG, G, ML and PA 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. ^ Address Management Guide (5th ed.). Royal Mail Group plc. March 2007. Retrieved 22 October 2012.
  3. ^ Office for National Statistics (1999). The Official Yearbook of the United Kingdom (PDF) (2000 ed.). London: The Stationery Office. "UK Postal Areas", map opposite p. 5. ISBN 0-11-621098-2. Retrieved 22 October 2012.

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