Where is DY6?

DY6 spans the counties of West Midlands and Staffordshire. It contains the town of Kingswinford, as well as Wall Heath, Greensforge, Ashwood, and Hinksford. DY6 is 10km south of the city of Wolverhampton. DY6 is a postcode district, also known as an outcode or outbound code.

DY6 and coronavirus (COVID-19): Public Health England report confirmed coronavirus cases by Upper Tier Local Authority, based on the postcode of the patient. 98% of DY6 postcodes are in the Dudley Upper Tier Local Authority and 2% of DY6 postcodes are in the Staffordshire Upper Tier Local Authority. Track confirmed COVID-19 cases in Dudley and Staffordshire. Coronavirus maps for Dudley and Staffordshire.

DY6 on a map

The below map shows where DY6 is, and the boundary of the DY6 postcode district:

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What county is DY6 in?

DY6 lies within the counties of West Midlands and Staffordshire. The below table and chart shows the split by area:

County% Area
West Midlands70%
Staffordshire30%

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Source: Ordnance Survey Ceremonial Counties
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Which cities, towns and villages are in DY6?

KingswinfordTown
Wall HeathSuburb
GreensforgeHamlet
AshwoodHamlet
HinksfordVillage

What are the nearest towns to DY6?

Position of DY6 relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of DY6 to the centre of the town.

north5km
DY6 is 5km north of Stourbridge
north-west5km
DY6 is 5km north-west of Brierley Hill
south-west6km
DY6 is 6km south-west of Sedgley
west6km
DY6 is 6km west of Dudley
south-west7km
DY6 is 7km south-west of Coseley
west8km
DY6 is 8km west of Rowley Regis
north-west9km
DY6 is 9km north-west of Halesowen
west9km
DY6 is 9km west of Blackheath
south-west9km
DY6 is 9km south-west of Bilston
south-west10km
DY6 is 10km south-west of Tipton

What are the nearest cities to DY6?

Position of DY6 relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of DY6 to the centre of the city.

south10km
DY6 is 10km south of Wolverhampton
west18km
DY6 is 18km west of Birmingham
south-west31km
DY6 is 31km south-west of Lichfield
north34km
DY6 is 34km north of Worcester
west46km
DY6 is 46km west of Coventry
south58km
DY6 is 58km south of Stoke-on-Trent
north-east62km
DY6 is 62km north-east of Hereford
south-west66km
DY6 is 66km south-west of Derby
north71km
DY6 is 71km north of Gloucester
west72km
DY6 is 72km west of Leicester

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