User:Richardguk/L postcode area

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Coordinates: 53°24′56″N 2°57′33″W / 53.4156°N 2.9593°W / 53.4156; -2.9593

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Liverpool postcode area
L is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode area L
Postcode area name Liverpool
Post towns 4
Postcode districts 65
Postcode sectors 581
Postcodes (live) 20,322
Postcodes (total) 42,024
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The L postcode area, also known as the Liverpool postcode area[2], is a group of postal districts in Merseyside and Lancashire, specifically around Bootle, Liverpool, Ormskirk and Prescot in England. In 1999, postcodes for the Wirral Peninsula (L41-L66) were transferred from L to the CH postcode area[3].


The approximate coverage of the postal districts:

Postal district Post town Coverage Local authority
L1 LIVERPOOL City Centre Liverpool
L2 LIVERPOOL City Centre Liverpool
L3 LIVERPOOL City Centre, Everton, Vauxhall, Liverpool
L4 LIVERPOOL Anfield, Kirkdale, Walton Liverpool
L5 LIVERPOOL Anfield, Everton, Kirkdale, Vauxhall Liverpool
L6 LIVERPOOL Anfield, City Centre, Everton, Fairfield, Kensington, Liverpool
L7 LIVERPOOL City Centre, Edge Hill, Fairfield, Kensington, Liverpool
L8 LIVERPOOL Dingle,Toxteth, City Centre, Liverpool
L9 LIVERPOOL Aintree, Fazakerley, Orrell Park, Walton, Liverpool, Sefton
L10 LIVERPOOL Aintree Village, Fazakerley Sefton, Liverpool, Knowsley
L11 LIVERPOOL Clubmoor, Croxteth, Gillmoss, Norris Green Liverpool
L12 LIVERPOOL Croxteth Park, West Derby, Liverpool
L13 LIVERPOOL Clubmoor, Old Swan, Stoneycroft, Tuebrook Liverpool
L14 LIVERPOOL Broadgreen, Dovecot, Knotty Ash, Page Moss Liverpool, Knowsley
L15 LIVERPOOL Wavertree Liverpool
L16 LIVERPOOL Broadgreen, Bowring Park, Childwall Liverpool, Knowsley
L17 LIVERPOOL Aigburth, St Michael's Hamlet, Sefton Park Liverpool
L18 LIVERPOOL Allerton, Mossley Hill Liverpool
L19 LIVERPOOL Aigburth, Allerton, Garston, Grassendale Liverpool
L20 BOOTLE Bootle, Orrell Sefton
L21 LIVERPOOL Ford, Litherland, Seaforth Sefton
L22 LIVERPOOL Waterloo Sefton
L23 LIVERPOOL Blundellsands, Crosby, Little Crosby, Thornton, Sefton
L24 LIVERPOOL Hale, Speke Halton, Liverpool
L25 LIVERPOOL Belle Vale, Gateacre, Hunts Cross, Woolton, Halewood Liverpool
L26 LIVERPOOL Halewood Knowsley
L27 LIVERPOOL Netherley Liverpool
L28 LIVERPOOL Stockbridge Village, Liverpool,Knowsley
L29 LIVERPOOL Lunt, Sefton Village, Sefton
L30 BOOTLE Bootle, Netherton Sefton
L31 LIVERPOOL Maghull, Lydiate, Melling Sefton
L32 LIVERPOOL Kirkby Knowsley
L33 LIVERPOOL Kirkby Knowsley
L34 PRESCOT Prescot, Knowsley Village Knowsley
L35 PRESCOT/LIVERPOOL Prescot, Whiston, Rainhill Knowsley, St Helens
L36 LIVERPOOL Huyton, Tarbock Knowsley
L37 LIVERPOOL Formby, Little Altcar, Great Altcar Sefton
L38 LIVERPOOL Ince Blundell, Hightown Sefton
L39 ORMSKIRK Ormskirk West Lancashire
L40 ORMSKIRK Burscough, Scarisbrick West Lancashire, part of Chorley
L67 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L68 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L69 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L70 LIVERPOOL Liverpool, Speke
L71 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L72 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L73 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L74 LIVERPOOL Liverpool
L75 LIVERPOOL Liverpool

Adjacent areas[edit]

Clockwise from the east, the adjacent postcode areas are: , WA (Warrington), CH (Chester), PR (Preston), WN (Wigan).

See also[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. ^ Wirral Globe - Why we are changing postcodes - Royal Mail

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