Gawthorpe is a village in West Yorkshire, England.

It is situated within the WF5 postcode district, which is within the Ossett post town.

WF5 is the only postcode district within the Ossett post town.

The Ossett post town is within the Wakefield postcode area.

Key data for Gawthorpe, Wakefield:

Administrative Ward: Ossett

Administrative District: Wakefield

Country: England

UK Parliament: Wakefield

NHS Local Health Authority: Yorkshire and the Humber

NHS Region: North, Midlands and the East

A map showing the location of Gawthorpe, Wakefield within the WF5 postcode district