Shildon postal code

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Shildon information

Postcode district: DL4
Post town: Darlington
Dialling code: 01388
Population: 9818
Elevation: 146m (479ft)
County: Durham
Country: England

Postcode area of Shildon is DL4.

Post town of postcode area 'DL' is Darlington. Dialling code of Shildon is 01388. Shildon has 146m (479ft) altitude.

The coordinates of Shildon are: 54.6334170 lat, -1.6549150 lng.

Shildon belongs to Durham County. Shildon belongs to England. England is constituent country of United Kingdom.

The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Scotland and Wales (which collectively make up Great Britain) and Northern Ireland.

Every UK postcode format consists of two halves, an "Outward" and an "Inward".

These two halves allow anyone at the sorting office to quickly route any item going through any sorting office. First off the Outward and Inward halves of any postcode format are separated by a space. The Outward half of a Postcode consists of one or two alpha characters (Postcode Areas) followed by one of two numeric characters (Postcode Districts).

Example: SO15 2GB

The Inward half of the postcode format (easily identified as appearing after the space in any postcode) consists of just one numeric followed by two alpha characters.

Example: SO15 2GB