Whitehaven postal code

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Whitehaven information

Postcode district: CA28
Post town: Carlisle
Dialling code: 01946
Population: 23811
Elevation: 8m (26ft)
County: Cumbria
Country: England

Postcode area of Whitehaven is CA28.

Post town of postcode area 'CA' is Carlisle. Dialling code of Whitehaven is 01946. Whitehaven has 8m (26ft) altitude.

The coordinates of Whitehaven are: 54.5496990 lat, -3.5892330 lng.

Whitehaven belongs to Cumbria County. Whitehaven 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