DY postcode area

DY postcode area
Dudley postcode area
DY is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode area DY
Postcode area name Dudley
Post towns 8
Postcode districts 14
Postcode sectors 53
Postcodes (live) 11,139
Postcodes (total) 13,493
Statistics as at October 2006 [1]

The DY postcode area, also known as the Dudley postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts around Bewdley, Brierley Hill, Dudley, Kidderminster, Kingswinford, Stourbridge, Stourport-on-Severn and Tipton in England.The mail is sorted at the North West Midlands Mail centre in Wolverhampton.



The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
DY1 DUDLEY Dudley town centre and most of Woodsetton village Dudley
DY2 DUDLEY Dudley southern area (including Kates Hill) and Netherton Dudley
DY3 SEDGLEY Sedgley town, Lower Gornal, Upper Gornal, Gornalwood, Himley and Swindon villages and also part of Woodsetton Dudley, South Staffordshire
DY4 TIPTON Tipton, part of Tividale and south-east Coseley Sandwell, Dudley
DY5 BRIERLEY HILL Brierley Hill town and Pensnett and Quarry Bank villages Dudley
DY6 KINGSWINFORD Kingswinford Dudley, South Staffordshire
DY7 STOURBRIDGE Kinver, Enville and Stourton villages South Staffordshire
DY8 STOURBRIDGE Stourbridge town, Wollaston, Wordsley and Amblecote villages Dudley
DY9 STOURBRIDGE Lye, Pedmore and Hagley villages Dudley, Bromsgrove
DY10 KIDDERMINSTER Kidderminster and surrounding rural area Wyre Forest
DY11 KIDDERMINSTER Kidderminster and surrounding rural area Wyre Forest
DY12 BEWDLEY Bewdley Wyre Forest
DY13 STOURPORT-ON-SEVERN Stourport-on-Severn Wyre Forest
DY14 KIDDERMINSTER Cleobury Mortimer Shropshire

Adjacent areas

Adjacent postcode areas
SY West DY East B

Clockwise from the east, the adjacent postcode areas are: B (Birmingham), WR (Worcester), SY (Shrewsbury), WV (Wolverhampton), WS (Walsall).

See also


  1. ^ "National Statistics Postcode Directory" (PDF). Office for National Statistics Postcode Directory (November 2006). Office for National Statistics. November 2006. http://www.statistics.gov.uk/geography/downloads/NSPDVersionNotes.pdf. Retrieved 2009-05-29. 
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)

Coordinates: 52°30′N 2°06′W / 52.5°N 2.1°W / 52.5; -2.1

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