Map of KY1 4RU postcode

General information
Postcode KY1 4RU
Nearest station Glenrothes with Thornton (4.9 km)
Nearby roads
Back Dykes
East Brae
Main Street
Note: Known addresses come from property sales so is incomplete
Latitude 56.159329
Longitude -3.063307
Easting 334055
Northing 696803
Grid reference NT340968
UTM reference 30V 496068 6223815
Plus code 9C8R5W5P+PM
Altitude 8 metres (27 feet)
Sunrise (today) 07:55
Sunset (today) 17:58
Distance away
Administrative areas
WardBuckhaven, Methil and Wemyss VillagesS13002966
Council AreaFifeS12000047
Police forceScotland
Water companyScottish Water
Country Scotland
Note: Since administrative areas don't align to postcode boundaries, in some cases different addresses in the same postcode may be part of different administrative areas, so only use these as a guide
Date introduced January 1980
Last updated August 2020
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
Population (2011) 22
Households (2011) 14
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
2,517 / 6,976
Most deprivedLeast deprived
Rural/urbanAccessible rural area
Census output areaS00110357
Lower layer super output areaEast Wemyss ShoreS01009543
Middle layer super output areaWemyssS02001797
Travel to work areaDunfermline and KirkcaldyS22000057