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KW Postcode Area (Kirkwall)

KW Postcode area consists of 16 Postal districts (also known as Outward codes).

Currently there are 1,823 active postcode units in KW Postcode area.

Area/Regions coming under Postcode area KW:

Thurso, Berriedale, Dunbeath, Kinbrace, Brora, Kirkwall, Latheron, Golspie, Stromness, Halkirk, Forsinard, Wick, Lybster, Helmsdale, Orkney.

As per 2011 Census data from Office for National Statistics, KW Postcode area has a population of 53,132 spread across 24,290 households.

KW Postcode Format

Postcode Area KW
Postcode District Please select the District from the list below

List of Active Postcode Districts in KW

Select the Postcode district from the list below to see the information about the postcode.

Postcode Area Region Active Postcodes Population Households
KW1 Wick Highland 354 11067 4938
KW2 Lybster Highland 2 74 35
KW3 Lybster Highland 36 1043 458
KW5 Latheron Highland 12 310 133
KW6 Dunbeath Highland 17 356 186
KW7 Berriedale Highland 5 96 57
KW8 Helmsdale Highland 38 819 424
KW9 Brora Highland 71 1765 848
KW10 Golspie Highland 59 1661 744
KW11 Kinbrace Highland 6 104 49
KW12 Halkirk Highland 47 1666 724
KW13 Forsinard Highland 2 91 45
KW14 Thurso Highland 457 12802 5951
KW15 Kirkwall Orkney Islands 349 8355 3877
KW16 Stromness Orkney Islands 142 3791 1811
KW17 Orkney Orkney Islands 226 9132 4010

There are no inactive Postcode districts in KW.