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Oxford Outward Postcode (OX)
Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area.
Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (OX) and estimated address.
Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.
Naturally Oxfordshire is dominated by its world famous university town, an ancient city of grand old buildings, towers wrapped in ivy and gowned academics whizzing by on their bikes. But Oxfordshire at large is a quite beautiful county, made up of gentle green hills and old thatched roofs, country gardens and winding lanes. So rural is the landscape that more than 70% has been declared an area of outstanding natural beauty.
And flowing straight through the heart of Oxfordshire are the Rivers Thames (Isis if you're a local) and Cherwell, and there are some beautiful walks along the rivers and the resulting water meadows, river valleys and fertile lush landscape.
Perhaps all that fertile beauty is why Oxford has a history that goes way back to the Saxons and beyond and its university is the second oldest in Europe. Indeed history is everywhere, not just in the dreaming spires of the university, but also in the magnificent Blemnheim Palace, birthplace of Winston Churchill, or in Broughton Castle or any of the hundreds of old churches, towers, estates and stately homes scattered around.
Highlights include the Oxfordshire County Museum, Stoner, (containing a priest hole from the civil war), Greys Court, Sulgrave Manor, Kingston Bagpuize House and Mapledurham House.
Lastly, of course there is Oxford itself with Britain's oldest public museum, the Ashmolean Museum, the Bodeleian Library and hundreds of examples of beautiful old architecture, from Christchurch Cathedral to the world famous Oxford Botanic Garden, and from Carfax Tower to St. Mary the Virgin Church.
Spend a few hours just strolling around this beautiful city and soak in the centuries of learning and it quickly becomes clear why this little place is so famous. A true slice of England and English history.
The Oxford postcode region (OX) contains 28 unique 'outward' codes. Oxford is the main postal town/district for this region, with all postcodes starting with the following outward codes.
This page contains a list of postcodes for Oxford area. Select a postcode to see the map location, demographics, house prices, local information, tourist guides and statistics:
Local demographics, guides and information
There's plenty of local information, guides and useful data to browse and explore, whether you're a Oxford resident or a visitor to the area.
Scroll down to discover all you need to know about the Oxford postcode area.
The OX postcode includes the following local authorities:
- Aylesbury Vale
- South Northamptonshire
- South Oxfordshire
- Vale of White Horse
- West Berkshire
- West Oxfordshire
Local News Oxfordshire
Thousands pound the streets in the Oxford Half Marathon
Entrants taking on the 13.1-mile (21km) route included a mix of elite, amateur and wheelchair racers.BBC News
Bix crash: Mother 'utterly heartbroken' by son's crash death
The mother of a teen who died in a crash appeals to young men to "think of your mum" before driving.BBC News
Sir Lewis Hamilton: Students begin motorsport scholarship
Amjad Saeed and Jonathan Keeya recently started their master's degrees in motorsport engineering.BBC News
Savills to market L&G's The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne for 80m
Legal & General Investment Management has appointed Savills to market the freehold of The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne with an 80m price tag.Property Week
Leyton Orient 2-3 Oxford United
Oxford secure their sixth away win in League One as victory at Leyton Orient gives interim manager Craig Short the perfect start.BBC News
Banbury death: Woman denies murdering sheltered home resident
Barrie Davenport, 88, was found dead at an assisted living complex in October 2022.BBC News
Church of England backs services for gay couples
While not formal weddings, the services will be able to include the wearing of rings, prayers and a blessing from a priest.BBC News
Historic Hampshire naval base set for mixed-use regeneration scheme
Gosport Borough Council has approved the first two phases of the restoration of an historic naval base in Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire.Property Week
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