This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.Find sources: "NN postcode area" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (June 2018) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)

Template:Attached KML/NN postcode area
KML is from Wikidata
NN is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 52°17′46″N 0°50′13″W / 52.296°N 0.837°W / 52.296; -0.837
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns8
Postcode districts20
Postcode sectors101
Postcodes (live)16,265
Postcodes (total)24,901
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The NN postcode area, also known as the Northampton postcode area,[2] is a group of nineteen postcode districts in England, within eight post towns. These cover most of Northamptonshire (including Northampton, Kettering, Wellingborough, Corby, Brackley, Daventry, Rushden and Towcester), plus very small parts of Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Leicestershire, Oxfordshire and Warwickshire.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
NN1 NORTHAMPTON Northampton West Northamptonshire
NN2 NORTHAMPTON Kingsthorpe, Boughton West Northamptonshire
NN3 NORTHAMPTON Abington (East), Bellinge, Blackthorn, Boothville, Ecton Brook, Great Billing, Headlands, Kingsley Park, Lings, Little Billing, Moulton, Moulton Park, Parklands, Rectory Farm, Round Spinney, Southfields, Spinney Hill, Standens Barn, Thorplands, Weston Favell West Northamptonshire
NN4 NORTHAMPTON Brackmills, Delapré, East Hunsbury, Far Cotton, Grange Park, Great Houghton, Hardingstone, West Hunsbury, Wootton West Northamptonshire
NN5 NORTHAMPTON Duston, New Duston Kings Heath, St James, Dallington, Spencer, St Crispins, Upton, Sixfields West Northamptonshire
NN6 NORTHAMPTON Brixworth, Chapel Brampton, Church Brampton, Cold Ashby, Crick, Earls Barton, Ecton, Guilsborough, Long Buckby, Naseby, Spratton, Stanford-on-Avon, Sywell, Welford, West Haddon, East Haddon, Yelvertoft West Northamptonshire, North Northamptonshire, Harborough
NN7 NORTHAMPTON Blisworth, Bugbrooke, Castle Ashby, Cogenhoe, Dodford, Flore, Gayton, Grendon, Hackleton, Harpole, Harlestone, Hartwell, Horton, Milton Malsor, Nether Heyford, Piddington, Preston Deanery, Quinton, Roade, Rothersthorpe, Stoke Bruerne, Weedon Bec, Yardley Gobion, Yardley Hastings West Northamptonshire, North Northamptonshire
NN8 WELLINGBOROUGH Wellingborough, Wilby North Northamptonshire
NN9 WELLINGBOROUGH Wellingborough, Chelveston, Finedon, Great Harrowden, Irthlingborough, Little Harrowden, Raunds, Hargrave North Northamptonshire
NN10 RUSHDEN Rushden, Higham Ferrers, Wymington North Northamptonshire, Bedford
NN11 DAVENTRY Daventry, Braunston, Hinton, Moreton Pinkney, Welton, Lower Shuckburgh, Aston le Walls West Northamptonshire, Stratford-on-Avon
NN12 TOWCESTER Towcester, Abthorpe, Caswell, Grafton Regis, Greens Norton, Silverstone, Weston West Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire
NN13 BRACKLEY Brackley, Croughton, Farthinghoe, Hinton-in-the-Hedges, Westbury, Turweston, Mixbury West Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Cherwell
NN14 KETTERING Broughton, Desborough, Geddington, Isham, Pytchley, Rothwell, Thorpe Malsor, Thrapston, Hardwick North Northamptonshire
NN15 KETTERING Kettering (south), Burton Latimer, Barton Seagrave North Northamptonshire
NN16 KETTERING Kettering (north and town centre), Weekley, Warkton North Northamptonshire
NN17 CORBY Corby, Weldon, Gretton, Bulwick North Northamptonshire
NN18 CORBY Great Oakley, Little Oakley North Northamptonshire
NN29 WELLINGBOROUGH Bozeat, Great Doddington, Irchester, Podington, Wollaston Bedford, North Northamptonshire
NN99 non-geographic


Template:Attached KML/NN postcode area
KML is from Wikidata
NN postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.CV postcode areaCV postcode areaLE postcode areaLU postcode areaLU postcode areaLU postcode areaLU postcode areaMK postcode areaOX postcode areaPE postcode areaSG postcode area
NN postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby CV, LE, MK, OX and PE postcode areas.

See also


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)