NR postcode area

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Norwich postcode area
NR is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode areaNR
Postcode area nameNorwich
Post towns16
Postcode districts36
Postcode sectors114
Postcodes (live)22,735
Postcodes (total)26,980
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The NR postcode area, also known as the Norwich postcode area,[2] is a group of 35 postcode districts in eastern England, which are subdivisions of sixteen post towns. These districts cover central Norfolk (including Norwich, Attleborough, Wymondham, Dereham, Fakenham, Walsingham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Melton Constable, Holt, Sheringham, Cromer, North Walsham and Great Yarmouth) and part of north-east Suffolk (including Lowestoft, Beccles and Bungay).


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
NR1 NORWICH Thorpe Hamlet, (parts of) City Centre, areas close to Thorpe Road Mail Centre Norwich
NR2 NORWICH Eaton, western and south-western parts of Norwich and parts of the city centre Norwich
NR3 NORWICH N part of Norwich, within the ring-road: Upper Hellesdon, New Catton Norwich, Broadland
NR4 NORWICH Villages W and SW of Norwich: Cringleford, Colney, Keswick South Norfolk
NR5 NORWICH W and NW suburbs of Norwich: Bowthorpe, Costessey Norwich, South Norfolk
NR6 NORWICH N and NW suburbs of Norwich: Old Catton, Hellesdon Norwich, Broadland
NR7 NORWICH E and SE suburbs of Norwich: Sprowston, Thorpe St. Andrew, Heartsease Norwich, Broadland
NR8 NORWICH Suburbs and villages NW of Norwich: Drayton, Taverham, Ringland Broadland, South Norfolk
NR9 NORWICH Villages W and NW of Norwich: Barford, Bawburgh, Hethersett, Honingham, Lenwade, Little Melton, Lyng, Marlingford and Colton, Weston Longville Broadland, South Norfolk
NR10 NORWICH Villages and towns N and NW of Norwich: Pettywell, Reepham, Hevingham, Stratton Strawless, Horsham St Faith Broadland, South Norfolk
NR11 NORWICH Alby with Thwaite, Aldborough, Aylmerton, Aylsham, Banningham, Blickling, East Beckham, Little Barningham, Hanworth, North Barningham, Roughton, Felbrigg, Gimingham, Ingworth, Matlask, Mundesley, Southrepps, Wickmere North Norfolk
NR12 NORWICH Bacton, Brumstead, Coltishall, East Ruston, Hickling, Ingham, Lessingham, Sloley, Stalham, Tunstead, Wroxham North Norfolk
NR13 NORWICH Towns and villages E of Norwich: Acle, Brundall, Reedham, Rackheath, Salhouse Broadland
NR14 NORWICH Suburbs and villages SE of Norwich: Loddon, Poringland, Trowse, Haddiscoe South Norfolk
NR15 NORWICH Long Stratton South Norfolk
NR16 NORWICH Banham, Larling, New Buckenham Breckland
NR17 ATTLEBOROUGH Little & Great Ellingham, Old Buckenham Breckland
NR18 NORWICH non-geographic[3]
NR18 WYMONDHAM Wymondham South Norfolk
NR19 NORWICH non-geographic[4][5]
NR19 DEREHAM Dereham Breckland
NR20 DEREHAM Villages N and E of Dereham: Bawdeswell, Bylaugh, Elsing, Foxley, Foulsham, Gressenhall, Guestwick, Hockering, Mattishall, Whissonsett, Nethergate, North Elmham, Swanton Morley, Themelthorpe Breckland
NR21 FAKENHAM Barsham, Binham, Fakenham, Fulmodeston, South Raynham, East Raynham, West Raynham, Hempton, Helhoughton, Hindringham, Gunthorpe, Tatterford, Toftrees North Norfolk
NR22 WALSINGHAM Walsingham, Houghton St Giles, North Barsham North Norfolk
NR23 WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA Quarles, Warham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Wighton North Norfolk
NR24 MELTON CONSTABLE Stody, Briston, Briningham, Brinton, Edgefield, Sharrington, Melton Constable, Plumstead, Swanton Novers North Norfolk
NR25 HOLT Kelling, Baconsthorpe, Blakeney, Bodham, Cley next the Sea, Edgfield, Hempstead, High Kelling, Hunworth Langham, Letheringsett, Glandford, Weybourne, West Beckham, Salthouse North Norfolk
NR26 NORWICH non-geographic[3]
NR26 SHERINGHAM Beeston Regis, Upper Sheringham North Norfolk
NR27 CROMER Cromer, East Runton, West Runton, Frogshall, Trimingham, Northrepps, Overstrand North Norfolk
NR28 NORTH WALSHAM Antingham, Crostwight, Honing, Knapton, Trunch, Paston, Ridlington North Norfolk
NR29 GREAT YARMOUTH Catfield, Hemsby, Rollesby Great Yarmouth, North Norfolk
NR30 GREAT YARMOUTH Great Yarmouth, Caister-on-Sea, West Caister Great Yarmouth
NR31 GREAT YARMOUTH Gorleston-on-Sea, Bradwell Great Yarmouth
NR32 LOWESTOFT North Lowestoft East Suffolk
NR33 LOWESTOFT South Lowestoft East Suffolk
NR34 BECCLES Beccles, Worlingham, Gillingham, Stockton East Suffolk, South Norfolk
NR35 BUNGAY Bungay, Topcroft, Flixton East Suffolk, South Norfolk
NR99 non-geographic[4]
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