WS postcode area

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Postcode district boundaries:

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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 fifteen postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of six post towns. These postcode districts cover Walsall and Wednesbury in the West Midlands, plus much of south-east Staffordshire, including Lichfield, Cannock, Burntwood and Rugeley.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
WS1 WALSALL Walsall town centre, Caldmore Walsall
WS2 WALSALL Pleck, Bentley, Leamore Walsall
WS3 WALSALL Bloxwich, Coal Pool, Pelsall Walsall
WS4 WALSALL Rushall Walsall
WS5 WALSALL Bescot, Tamebridge, Yew Tree Walsall
WS6 WALSALL Cheslyn Hay, Great Wyrley South Staffordshire
WS7 BURNTWOOD Burntwood Lichfield
WS8 WALSALL Brownhills, Walsall Wood (north) Walsall
WS9 WALSALL Aldridge, Walsall Wood (south), Stonnall Walsall, Lichfield
WS10 WEDNESBURY Wednesbury, Darlaston Sandwell, Walsall
WS11 CANNOCK Cannock, Norton Canes, Hatherton Cannock Chase, South Staffordshire
WS12 CANNOCK Hednesford, Heath Hayes, Wimblebury, Huntington Cannock Chase, South Staffordshire
WS13 LICHFIELD Lichfield (north and city centre), Fradley, Streethay, Croxall, Farewell, Chorley Lichfield
WS14 LICHFIELD Lichfield (south), Shenstone, Whittington, Wall, Weeford Lichfield
WS15 RUGELEY Rugeley, Brereton, Armitage, Handsacre, Abbots Bromley, Longdon, Mavesyn Ridware, Hill Ridware, Blithbury, Colton, Cannock Wood, Gentleshaw, Hamstall Ridware, Admaston Cannock Chase, Lichfield, East Staffordshire


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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


  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)

External links

  • Royal Mail's Postcode Address File
  • A quick introduction to Royal Mail's Postcode Address File (PAF)
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