Boxted is located in the county of Suffolk, Eastern England, five miles north-east of the town of Clare, 19 miles north-west of the major town of Colchester, and 54 miles north-east of London. Boxted lies three miles north of the Essex border. Boxted falls within the district council of Babergh, under the county council of Suffolk. It is in the IP29 postcode district. The post town for Boxted is Bury St. Edmunds.
Boxted is in the ceremonial county of Suffolk, the historic county of Suffolk, and the administrative county of Suffolk.
Boxted is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Suffolk, and towards the westernmost extremity of Suffolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Boxted is IP29 4JP.
Boxted is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the IP29 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IP29 postcode district.
The post town for Boxted is Bury St. Edmunds. Boxted is in the IP29 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bury St. Edmunds.
The centre of Boxted is located at position 52.1292° latitude and 0.66798° longitude.
The centre of Boxted is located at the grid reference easting 582716 and northing 251234 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Boxted relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Boxted to the centre of the town.
Position of Boxted relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Boxted to the centre of the city.