Where is Bighton?

Bighton is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, two miles north-east of the town of New Alresford, 11 miles south of the major town of Basingstoke, and 52 miles south-west of London. Bighton falls within the district council of Winchester, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO24 postcode district. The post town for Bighton is Alresford.

Bighton on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Bighton
Location of Bighton within the UK

Which county is Bighton in?

Bighton is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Bighton in Hampshire?

Bighton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Bighton within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Bighton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bighton is SO24 9RB.

Where is Bighton in SO24?

Bighton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SO24 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SO24 postcode district.

Location of Bighton within SO24

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What is the post town for Bighton?

The post town for Bighton is Alresford. Bighton is in the SO24 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Alresford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bighton?

The centre of Bighton is located at position 51.10488° latitude and -1.12563° longitude.

Latitude51.10488°
Longitude-1.12563°

What is the easting and northing of Bighton?

The centre of Bighton is located at the grid reference easting 461314 and northing 134317 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting461314
Northing134317

What are the nearest towns to Bighton?

Position of Bighton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Bighton to the centre of the town.

2m
Bighton is 2 miles north-east of New Alresford
7m
Bighton is 7 miles south-west of Alton
11m
Bighton is 11 miles north-west of Petersfield
11m
Bighton is 11 miles north of Bishop's Waltham
11m
Bighton is 11 miles south of Basingstoke
11m
Bighton is 11 miles west of Bordon
13m
Bighton is 13 miles south-east of Whitchurch
14m
Bighton is 14 miles north-east of Eastleigh
14m
Bighton is 14 miles north of Wickham
15m
Bighton is 15 miles north of Horndean

What are the nearest cities to Bighton?

Position of Bighton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Bighton to the centre of the city.

9m
Bighton is 9 miles east of Winchester
18m
Bighton is 18 miles north-east of Southampton
21m
Bighton is 21 miles north of Portsmouth
24m
Bighton is 24 miles north-west of Chichester
29m
Bighton is 29 miles east of Salisbury
45m
Bighton is 45 miles south of Oxford
47m
Bighton is 47 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
51m
Bighton is 51 miles south-west of City of Westminster
51m
Bighton is 51 miles south-west of London
53m
Bighton is 53 miles south-west of City of London