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IV55 POSTCODE REGION

Inverness (IV55)

The IV55 postcode area is located in the Inverness postcode town region, within the county of , and contains a total of 61 individual postcodes.

There are 65 electoral wards in the IV55 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 IV55 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 IV55 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


The IV55 postcode is located in the Inverness District of Scotland. It is one of seven postcode districts mainly covering the north of the Inverness city and the island of Skye. This postcode district consists of delivery offices located at Invergordon, Kyle of Lochalsh, Portree, and Kinlochbervie. It also includes part of the Highland Council area, which is a unitary authority covering parts of the Highland region.

The IV55 postcode serves a number of residential and commercial areas in its vicinity. In addition to industrial activities, agriculture, fishing, forestry and aquaculture are also common in the area. The IV55 postcode district primarily caters to a rural population, although it is only a few miles away from central Inverness. In terms of transport, the area is served by a number of local buses and coaches and has a railway station at Kyle of Lochalsh.

The landscape in the area covered by IV55 is varied and includes Munros, sea lochs, forest parks, waterfalls and sand beaches. Major settlements in the area include the villages of Kyle of Lochalsh, Portree, and Fernilea. There are also two important Nature Reserves located within the postcode district, the North West Highlands NNR and the Forsinard Flows Nature Reserve.

In terms of local amenities, the area has a number of shops, cafes, pubs and banks. There is also a range of leisure activities on offer, such as walking, cycling, fishing and wildlife watching, as well as a number of art galleries and museums. In terms of healthcare, the area is serviced by a community hospital, pharmacies, and a number of GP surgeries.

The postcode IV55 is always in the news for its natural beauty, and it has been featured in various television programmes and films. It is also a popular destination for tourists, and there are a variety of accommodation options available in the area, from camping and caravanning sites to high-end luxury lodges.


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Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 100%WORKING
  • 0%UNEMPLOYED

0% of people in IV55 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

ETHNICITY

  • 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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IV55

The county of

IV55 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 CodeIV55
Postal TownInverness
MSOA NameSkye North West
LSOA Name
County
Region
CountryScotland
Local AuthorityHighland
Area ClassificationUnclassified

IV55 Electoral Wards

The postal region of IV55, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Ardmore
Ardroag
Ascrib Islands
Balmeanach
Balmore
Bay
Borreraig
Borrodale
Caroy
Claigan
Colbost
Dun Boreraig
Dun Colbost
Dunvegan
Eabost
Eabost West
Eilean Creagach
Eilean Garave
Eilean Iosal
Fasach
Feorlig
Ferinquarrie
Gairbh Eilean
Galtrigill
Garrachan
Geary
Gearymore
Gillen
Highland
Glasphein
Glendale
Glen Heysdal
Greep
Hallin
Hamaramore
Hamaraverin
Harlosh
Harlosh Island
Heribost
Holmisdale
Horneval
Isay
Kilmuir
Knockbreck
Lephin
Lonmore
Lower Halistra
Lower Milovaig
Lusta
Ose
Pollosgan
Ramasaig
Roag
Roskhill
Sgoir Beag
Skinidin
Tarner Island
Totaig
Uig
Upper Feorlig
Upper Halistra
Upper Milovaig
Vatten
Waterstein
Watternish
Wiay
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