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The LN postcode area, also known as the Lincoln postcode area,[2] is a group of 13 postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of post towns: Lincoln, Alford, Horncastle, Louth, Mablethorpe, Market Rasen and Woodhall Spa. These cover a broad central belt of Lincolnshire, are consecutive and are arranged by geography rather than alphabetically.

Lincoln postcode area
LN is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode areaLN
Postcode area nameLincoln
Post towns7
Postcode districts13
Postcode sectors49
Postcodes (live)8,956
Postcodes (total)11,473
Statistics as at February 2012[1]


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
LN1 LINCOLN Saxilby, Stow, Sturton, City Centre Lincoln, West Lindsey
LN2 LINCOLN Nettleham, Ermine & St Giles Estates, Welton, Sudbrooke, Dunholme, Grange de Lings. Lincoln, West Lindsey
LN3 LINCOLN Fiskerton, Cherry Willingham, Lincoln, Bardney, Reepham Lincoln, West Lindsey, North Kesteven,
LN4 LINCOLN Branston, Canwick, Coningsby, Dunston, Heighington, Nocton, Washingborough, Timberland, Martin, Ashby de la Launde, Scopwick, Holland Fen Lincoln, North Kesteven, East Lindsey, Boston
LN5 LINCOLN Waddington Lincoln, North Kesteven
LN6 LINCOLN North Hykeham, South Hykeham, Birchwood, Skellingthorpe, Doddington, Whisby, Eagle, North Scarle, Thorpe on the Hill, Witham St Hughs, Swinderby, Norton Disney, Stapleford Lincoln, North Kesteven
LN7 MARKET RASEN West Lindsey, North Lincolnshire
LN8 MARKET RASEN Market Rasen West Lindsey, East Lindsey, North East Lincolnshire
LN9 HORNCASTLE Horncastle, Tetford, Salmonby, Minting, Belchford, West Ashby, Hemingby, Baumber, Low Toynton, High Toynton, Fulletby, Greetham, Ashby Puerorum, Edlington, Wispington, Mareham on the Hill, Haltham, Winceby, Hameringham, Dalderby, Thornton, Langton, Old Woodhall, Oxcombe, Scrafield East Lindsey
LN10 WOODHALL SPA Woodhall Spa, Kirkstead, Roughton, Bucknall, Horsington, Kirkby on Bain, Stixwould East Lindsey, North Kesteven
LN11 LOUTH Louth East Lindsey
LN12 MABLETHORPE Mablethorpe, Sutton-on-Sea, Theddlethorpe East Lindsey
LN13 ALFORD East Lindsey


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LN postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby DN, NG and PE postcode areas.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. February 2012. Table 2. Retrieved 21 April 2012. 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)

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