WS postcode area

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Walsall postcode area
WS is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode area WS
Postcode area name Walsall
Post towns 6
Postcode districts 15
Postcode sectors 67
Postcodes (live) 9,902
Postcodes (total) 14,273
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The WS postcode area, also known as the Walsall postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts emanating from Walsall and stretching to Burntwood, Cannock, Lichfield, Rugeley, and Wednesbury in England.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
WS1 WALSALL Walsall town centre, Caldmore. Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS2 WALSALL Pleck, Bentley, Leamore, Pleck Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS3 WALSALL Bloxwich, Coal Pool, Pelsall Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS4 WALSALL Rushall Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS5 WALSALL Bescot, Tamebridge, Yew Tree Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS6 WALSALL Cheslyn Hay, Great Wyrley South Staffordshire District Council
WS7 BURNTWOOD Burntwood Lichfield District Council
WS8 WALSALL Brownhills Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS9 WALSALL Aldridge, Brownhills Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
WS10 WEDNESBURY Wednesbury, Darlaston Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
WS11 CANNOCK Cannock Cannock Chase District Council
WS12 CANNOCK Heath Hayes, Hednesford, Huntington, Wimblebury Cannock Chase District Council
WS13 LICHFIELD Lichfield Lichfield District Council
WS14 LICHFIELD Lichfield, Whittington, Shenstone Lichfield District Council
WS15 RUGELEY Armitage, Brereton, Rugeley Cannock Chase District Council


WS postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. B postcode area CV postcode area DE postcode area DY postcode area ST postcode area WV postcode area
WS postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby B, DE, DY, ST and WV postcode areas.

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)

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