Waltham Forest postal code

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Waltham Forest information

Postcode: E, IG
Post town: London E
Area code(s): 020
Population: 275500
Elevation: 37m (121ft)
County: Greater London
Country: England

Postcode areas of Waltham Forest are E, IG.

Post town of postcode area 'E' is London E. Area code(s) of Waltham Forest is 020. Waltham Forest has 37m (121ft) altitude.

The coordinates of Waltham Forest are: 51.5886383 lat, -0.0117625 lng.

Waltham Forest belongs to Greater London County. Waltham Forest 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.

UK postcodes consist of two alphanumeric groups, separated by a space; for example “SO15 2GB”.

The first group is called the outward code: it describes a small town, a district of a large town, or a rural area, such that the outward code is sufficient (with a few exceptions) to determine the sorting office that will deliver the mail.

The second group is called the inward code: it represents a small group of addresses - from 70 houses down to a single business - that would always form part of the same delivery round.

Typically the inward code covers one side of a short street, or a natural section of a longer one.

*sources: wikipedia.org