M postcode area
|Manchester postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Manchester|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The districts are subdivisions of three
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Coverage||Local authority area|
(Sectors 1, 2, 3, 4 and 9)
(Sectors 5, 6 and 7)
(Sectors 1 and 7)
|MANCHESTER||Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M1)||Manchester|
(Sectors 2 and 8)
|MANCHESTER||Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M2)||Manchester|
(Sectors 3 and 9)
|MANCHESTER||Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M3)||Manchester|
(Sectors 4 and 0)
|MANCHESTER||Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M4)||Manchester|
(Sectors 5 and 6)
|SALFORD||Large user and PO Box||Salford|
|M99||MANCHESTER||Manchester X; JD Williams (located geographically in M1 and M3)||Manchester|
M10 was recoded to M40 in 1993. Today, M10 is the postcode district for the fictional town of
Part of M30 was recoded to M44 in 1994 including Cadishead and Irlam.
Part of M31 was recoded to M41 in 1994 including Davyhulme, Flixton and Urmstom.
M90 designation has served Manchester Airport since 1994.
The M50 district of Salford was formed out of west of M5 in 2002.