Widnes postal code

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Widnes information

Postcode district: WA8
Post town: Warrington
Dialling code: 0151
Population: 62722
Elevation: 9m (30ft)
County: Cheshire
Country: England

Postcode area of Widnes is WA8.

Post town of postcode area 'WA' is Warrington. Dialling code of Widnes is 0151. Widnes has 9m (30ft) altitude.

The coordinates of Widnes are: 53.3610240 lat, -2.7336370 lng.

Widnes belongs to Cheshire County. Widnes 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