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HR postcode area

Hereford postcode area
HR is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode area HR
Postcode area name Hereford
Post towns 6
Postcode districts 9
Postcode sectors 33
Postcodes (live) 6,313
Postcodes (total) 7,611
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The HR postcode area, also known as the Hereford postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts around Bromyard, Hereford, Kington, Ledbury, Leominster and Ross-on-Wye in England. The HR2, HR3 and HR5 districts extend across the border into Wales.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
HR1 HEREFORD City centre
HR2 HEREFORD South of centre
HR3 HEREFORD West of centre; Hay on Wye
HR4 HEREFORD North of centre


HR postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby GL, LD, NP, SY and WR postcode areas.

See also


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products.  
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
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