Where is Blackhills?

Blackhills is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, four miles south of the town of Rosehearty, 34 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 123 miles north of Edinburgh, 428 miles north of Cardiff, and 431 miles north of London. Blackhills lies six miles east of the Banffshire border. Blackhills falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB43 postcode district. The post town for Blackhills is Fraserburgh.

Blackhills on a map

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

Which county is Blackhills in?

Blackhills is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Blackhills in Aberdeenshire?

Blackhills is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Aberdeenshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Aberdeenshire.

Location of Blackhills within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Blackhills?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Blackhills is AB43 7DW.

Where is Blackhills in AB43?

Blackhills is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB43 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB43 postcode district.

Location of Blackhills within AB43

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What is the post town for Blackhills?

The post town for Blackhills is Fraserburgh. Blackhills is in the AB43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Fraserburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Blackhills?

The centre of Blackhills is located at position 57.63527° latitude and -2.12493° longitude.

Latitude57.63527°
Longitude-2.12493°

What is the easting and northing of Blackhills?

The centre of Blackhills is located at the grid reference easting 392639 and northing 860598 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting392639
Northing860598

What are the nearest towns to Blackhills?

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

4m
Blackhills is 4 miles south of Rosehearty
6m
Blackhills is 6 miles south-west of Fraserburgh
14m
Blackhills is 14 miles east of Macduff
14m
Blackhills is 14 miles north-east of Turriff
15m
Blackhills is 15 miles east of Banff
15m
Blackhills is 15 miles north-west of Peterhead
19m
Blackhills is 19 miles north of Ellon
19m
Blackhills is 19 miles east of Aberchirder
21m
Blackhills is 21 miles east of Portsoy
22m
Blackhills is 22 miles north of Oldmeldrum

What are the nearest cities to Blackhills?

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

34m
Blackhills is 34 miles north of Aberdeen
79m
Blackhills is 79 miles east of Inverness
87m
Blackhills is 87 miles north of Dundee
99m
Blackhills is 99 miles north-east of Perth
123m
Blackhills is 123 miles north of Edinburgh
126m
Blackhills is 126 miles north-east of Stirling
147m
Blackhills is 147 miles north-east of Glasgow
185m
Blackhills is 185 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
191m
Blackhills is 191 miles north of Sunderland
192m
Blackhills is 192 miles north of Carlisle

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