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Inverness (IV14)

The IV14 postcode area is located in the Inverness postcode town region, within the county of , and contains a total of 87 individual postcodes.

There are 19 electoral wards in the IV14 postcode area, including Achnasheen, Alness, Ardgay, Avoch, Beauly, Cromarty, Dingwall, Dornoch, Elgin, Fochabers, Forres, Fortrose, Gairloch, Garve, Invergordon, Inverness, Isle Of Skye, Kyle, Lairg, Lossiemouth, Muir Of Ord, Munlochy, Nairn, Plockton, Portree, Rogart, Strathcarron, Strathpeffer, Strome Ferry, Tain, Ullapool which come under the local authority of the Highland Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 0% of people in IV14 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of IV14 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

IV14 postcode is situated in the Inverness district of Scotland, and is in the northernmost part of the UK.

Nestled in the Highlands of Scotland, surrounded by the spectacular Cairngorms and Black Isle, IV14 post code covers approximately 159 square km and is home to a population of around 33,850 people, as of 2018.

The area is dominated by a stunning rugged landscape and boasts an abundance of outdoor pursuits, ranging from canoeing and boating on Loch Ness right through to skiing at Cairngorm and backpacking through the stunning Black Isle. The area is also well connected and easily accessible, with Inverness Mainline Station and Inverness Airport both having direct access to the postcode.

Residents of the IV14 postcode can access a vast array of amenities and services, from a rich cultural and historical heritage to education, social care and professional opportunities. For history buffs, attractions such as Inverness Castle and Culloden Battlefield are right at hand, and the Greater Inverness Area provides endless cultural activities and events, such as the infamous Inverness Highland Games.

Education opportunities range from primary schools to universities, with the preferred payment being free for primary and secondary level. The area has two prestigious universities, the University of the Highlands and Islands and the University of Aberdeen, both of which are ranked within the top HE institutions in the UK.

The health service is well represented throughout the area, with residents being able to access NHS Highland in Inverness, as well as a variety of locations in its surrounding areas.

Businesses tend to occupy the larger towns, including Nairn, Inverness, Alness, Aviemore and Kessock, with its ultimate hub located in the city of Inverness. The postcode also boasts a flourishing tourism trade due to the endless activities and attractions available throughout the area.

IV14 postcode provides a high quality of lifestyle, with a bustling city and an abundance of activities to enjoy in the stunning Highland scenery. It is the ideal area of choice for anyone looking to call this part of Scotland home.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 100%WORKING

0% of people in IV14 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 0%AB
  • 0%C2/C2
  • 0%DE

According to census records, 0% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 0%WHITE
  • 100%NON-WHITE

0% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of

IV14 is located in the county of , in Scotland.

has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.

has a total area of square miles, and a population density of people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

 Postal Town Map
Outward CodeIV14
Postal TownInverness
MSOA NameRoss and Cromarty Central
Local AuthorityHighland
Area ClassificationUnclassified

IV14 Electoral Wards

The postal region of IV14, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Ben Wyvis
Black Water
Coul of Fairburn
Loch Luichart
Loch Meig
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