Postal Codes United Kingdom

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Postal Codes United Kingdom

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Postal Codes in United Kingdom

UK postcode data depicts the boundaries of all United Kingdom districts. These districts designate an area with a select number of addresses, or a single delivery point. Postcode districts are used by the Royal Mail postal service to aid in efficient mail routing across the United Kingdom.

The initial postcode system was developed to divide London—and other large cities in the UK—into smaller subdivisions. Today, UK postcodes encompass approximately 29 million delivery points.

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About British Postal Codes

Does United Kingdom have ZIP Codes?

Yes. These are better known as area postal codes (or: postcodes). People also refer to postal codes as PIN codes. This is an short for Postal Index Number.

What is the length of postal codes in United Kingdom?

The length of a ZIP code in United Kingdom consists of 7 characters. These postal codes consist of 3 digits and 4 letters.

How are British ZIP codes structured?

UK postcodes consist of 5-7 alphanumeric characters, and are separated into two parts by a single space. The first part is the outward code, and it specifies an area and district of the UK. This is followed by a space and the inward code. The inward code assists in postal delivery within a district by specifying a sector and unit—for example a street, property, address, or organization.

How many postal codes are there in United Kingdom?

Currently, the British 5-digit postal code database consists of 9483 areas.

What's the current postal code range in United Kingdom?

The current postcodes in the United Kingdom range from sectors AB1 0 – ZE3 9. Postcodes in the AB1 0 sector cover the areas of Aberdeen, Scotland. ZE3 9 postcodes represent areas within Grutness — a small settlement on the main island of the Shetland Islands.

United Kingdom ZIP Code Targeting

ZIP codes or postal codes are a great way to accurately target your best-fit customers. Especially when you attach more customer data to each postal code area. This allows you to not only visualize data from a helicopter view. You are also able to create segmented postal code lists you can use for your next marketing campaign.

United Kingdom postal code boundaries. The key to more consumer insights.

Spotzi not only shows postal codes on the map, but offers a true targeting tool for you as a marketer or sales professional. With over thousands of characteristics at zip code level from reliable sources like GfK, we can give you more insight into the areas that are of interest to you. Insights that allow you to build more targeted, more relevant and more effective (online) campaigns.

Use Cases with British Postal Codes

Postal codes offer an inexhaustible source of insights for businesses. Many of our clients have already used our ZIP code database to identify new opportunities and use their budgets in a more effective and targeted way. See some interesting use cases below:

Using zip codes for geographic customer segmentation
Create a heatmap of customers at the ZIP code level and see at a glance where your marketing efforts need an extra boost.

Search ZIP codes within a radius
Are you working on a local (online) campaign and do you want more insight into consumer behaviour? With Spotzi you pick one or more locations and set your radius. This allows you to search for postal code areas within a particular radius, but it also helps you to gain more insight into consumer behaviour. Learn more

Search postal codes within a certain travel distance
In addition to radius, you are also able search for postal codes within a certain travel time. Both foot traffic and car traffic. Still a large area to target? Segment your audience with other consumer characteristics like as spending behavior, demographics or income. Learn more

ZIP codes for online targeting
Combine the power of Spotzi with your online marketing tool. With Spotzi, you can build segments based on thousands of attributes and create zip code lists that you can use to target your audience through Google Ads / Facebook Ads. Learn more

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