AB42 Postcode District

AB42 is the Postcode District for Peterhead in Aberdeenshire


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Map of the AB42 postcode

The AB42 postcode district is a postal district located in the AB Aberdeen postcode area with a population of 33,749 residents according to the 2011 Scotland Census.

The area of the AB42 postcode district is 139.29 square miles which is 360.76 square kilometres or 89,145.41 acres.

Currently, the AB42 district has about 1227 postcode units spread across 6 geographic postcode sectors.

Given that each sector allows for 400 unique postcode combinations, the district has a capacity of 2,400 postcodes. With 1227 postcodes already in use, this leaves 1173 units available.

The largest settlement in the AB42 postal code is PETERHEAD followed by Mintlaw, and Cruden Bay.

The postcode area has a boundary with The North Sea.

The AB42 Postcode shares a border with AB41 (ELLON, Newburgh, Tarves), AB43 (FRASERBURGH, Strichen, New Pitsligo) and AB53 (TURRIFF, Fyvie, New Deer).

The primary settlement in the AB42 postcode district is Peterhead, located in the county of Aberdeenshire in Scotland. Other significant settlements in this area include Cruden Bay, Hatton, and Longhaven. Peterhead is also the most significant post town in this district.

For the district AB42, we have data on 7 postcode sectors. Here's a breakdown: The sector AB42 0, covers Hatton and Cruden Bay in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 1, covers Peterhead in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 2, covers Peterhead in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 3, covers Peterhead and Boddam and St. Fergus and Blackhills in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 4, covers Longside and Maud and Mintlaw in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 5, covers Mintlaw and Maud and Stuartfield in Aberdeenshire. The sector AB42 9 is non-geographic. It's often designated for PO Boxes, large organisations, or special services.


AB42 Postcode Sectors

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Where is the AB42 Postcode Sector?
A word cloud for the AB42 postcode
A word cloud showing place names for the AB42 postcode district

Map of the AB42 Postcode District

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Map of the AB42 and surrounding districts

When it comes to local government, postal geography often disregards political borders. However, for a breakdown in the AB42 District: the district mostly encompasses the Aberdeenshire area with a total of 1243 postcodes.

Where is the AB42 Postcode District?

The AB42 postcode district is located in Peterhead, a town in Scotland. Peterhead is in close proximity to several nearby towns, including Paisley to the Northeast, Ellon to the Southwest, Fraserburgh to the North, Turriff to the West, Macduff to the Northwest, and Edinburgh to the South. The distance between Peterhead and London is approximately 420.99623423902364 miles.

The district is within the post town of PETERHEAD.

The sector has postcodes within the nation of Scotland.

The AB42 Postcode District is in the Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire region of North Eastern Scotland within the Scotland.

Postcode Sectors within the AB42 District

Postcode Districts that Share a Border with AB42

Royal Mail Delivery and Sorting Offices serving the AB42 Postcode District
Postcode Sector Delivery Office
AB42 0Peterhead Delivery Office
AB42 1Peterhead Delivery Office
AB42 2Peterhead Delivery Office
AB42 3Peterhead Delivery Office
AB42 4Peterhead Delivery Office
AB42 5Peterhead Delivery Office
Postcode format for the AB42 postcode district
AB42 - X X X
AB42 Space Numeric Letter Letter

Current Monthly Rental Prices

# Bedrooms Min Price Max Price Avg Price
£375 £375 £375
1 £425 £450 £438
2 £525 £700 £633
4 £2,500 £2,500 £2,500

Current House Prices

# Bedrooms Min Price Max Price Avg Price
£120,000 £150,000 £127,500
2 £110,000 £150,000 £125,000
3 £120,000 £260,000 £200,833
4 £215,000 £735,000 £395,000
5 £350,000 £510,000 £430,000
6 £125,000 £580,000 £393,333
7 £160,000 £160,000 £160,000
8 £315,000 £315,000 £315,000
9 £325,000 £325,000 £325,000

Estate Agents who Operate in the AB42 District

LogoNameBrand NameAddressContact NumberTotal Properties
Auction House Scotland PaisleyPaisleyAuction House ScotlandAuction House Scotland Office 2 Craigs Business Centre Macdowall Street Paisley Renfrewshire PA3 2NB0141 673 72758
Express Estate Agency NationwideNationwideExpress Estate AgencySt Georges House, 56 Peter St, Manchester M2 3NQ03330 1654587
RE/MAX Property Marketing Centre AberdeenAberdeenRE/MAX Property Marketing CentreWesthill Business Centre Arnhall Business Park Westhill Aberdeenshire AB32 6UF01224 0072536
Stonehouse Lettings KemnayKemnayStonehouse Lettings20 High Street, Kemnay, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 5NB01467 5342405
Purplebricks covering Aberdeencovering AberdeenPurplebricksSuite 7 First Floor Cranmore Drive Shirley Solihull B90 4RZ024 7542 88124