Map of EH1 1JY postcode

General information
Postcode EH1 1JY
Post Town Edinburgh
Nearest station Edinburgh (1 km)
Bus stops
Merchant Street (SE)
Grassmarket (SW)
George IV Bridge ()
Lawnmarket (W)
The Hub (W)
The Hub (E)
Roads in this postcode
Number of UPRNs 28 View
Latitude 55.94771
Longitude -3.193817
Easting 325542
Northing 673385
Grid reference NT255733
UTM reference 30U 487895 6200276
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Plus code 9C7RWRX4+3F
Altitude 85 metres (278 feet)
Sunrise (today) 4:40
Sunset (today) 21:42
Distance away
Distance to sea 4.5 KMs (2.8 miles)
Administrative areas
Ward City Centre S13002929
Council Area City of Edinburgh S12000036
Constituency (pre 2024) Edinburgh East S14000022
MPTommy SheppardScottish National Party
Constituency (2024) Edinburgh East and Musselburgh S14000078
Police forceScotland
Water companyScottish Water
NUTS/ITL 3 City of Edinburgh
NUTS/ITL 2 Eastern Scotland
NUTS/ITL 1 Scotland
Country Scotland
Date introduced January 1980
Last updated May 2024
User type Small (addresses receive less than 25 items of mail per day)
Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
4,105 / 6,976
Most deprivedLeast deprived
Rural/urbanLarge urban area
Census output area (2011)S00103323
Lower layer super output area (2011)Old Town, Princes Street and Leith Street - 01S01008674
Middle layer super output area (2011)Old Town, Princes Street and Leith StreetS02001622
Travel to work areaEdinburghS22000059
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