Where is Blackgang?

Blackgang is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, five miles west of the town of Ventnor, 17 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 82 miles south-west of London. Blackgang was historically in the county of Hampshire. Blackgang falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Blackgang is Ventnor.

Blackgang on a map

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

Which county is Blackgang in?

Blackgang is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Blackgang in Isle of Wight?

Blackgang is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Blackgang within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Blackgang?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Blackgang is PO38 2HW.

Where is Blackgang in PO38?

Blackgang is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Blackgang within PO38

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What is the post town for Blackgang?

The post town for Blackgang is Ventnor. Blackgang is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Blackgang?

The centre of Blackgang is located at position 50.58843° latitude and -1.31186° longitude.

Latitude50.58843°
Longitude-1.31186°

What is the easting and northing of Blackgang?

The centre of Blackgang is located at the grid reference easting 448810 and northing 76748 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting448810
Northing76748

What are the nearest towns to Blackgang?

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

5m
Blackgang is 5 miles west of Ventnor
6m
Blackgang is 6 miles south-west of Shanklin
8m
Blackgang is 8 miles south of Newport
9m
Blackgang is 9 miles south-west of Sandown
10m
Blackgang is 10 miles south-west of Brading
12m
Blackgang is 12 miles south-east of Yarmouth
12m
Blackgang is 12 miles south of East Cowes
12m
Blackgang is 12 miles south-west of Ryde
12m
Blackgang is 12 miles south of Cowes
15m
Blackgang is 15 miles south-east of Lymington

What are the nearest cities to Blackgang?

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

17m
Blackgang is 17 miles south-west of Portsmouth
22m
Blackgang is 22 miles south of Southampton
29m
Blackgang is 29 miles south-west of Chichester
33m
Blackgang is 33 miles south of Winchester
39m
Blackgang is 39 miles south-east of Salisbury
54m
Blackgang is 54 miles west of Brighton and Hove
71m
Blackgang is 71 miles south-east of Bath
72m
Blackgang is 72 miles south-east of Wells
80m
Blackgang is 80 miles south of Oxford
82m
Blackgang is 82 miles south-west of City of Westminster

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