Where is Broughton?

Broughton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles south-west of the town of Banbury, 21 miles north of the major city of Oxford, and 65 miles north-west of London. Broughton lies three miles south-west of the Northamptonshire border. Broughton falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX15 postcode district. The post town for Broughton is Banbury.

Broughton on a map

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

Which county is Broughton in?

Broughton is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Broughton in Oxfordshire?

Broughton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Broughton within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Broughton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Broughton is OX15 5DT.

Where is Broughton in OX15?

Broughton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX15 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX15 postcode district.

Location of Broughton within OX15

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Broughton?

The post town for Broughton is Banbury. Broughton is in the OX15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Broughton?

The centre of Broughton is located at position 52.04254° latitude and -1.38303° longitude.

Latitude52.04254°
Longitude-1.38303°

What is the easting and northing of Broughton?

The centre of Broughton is located at the grid reference easting 442413 and northing 238417 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting442413
Northing238417

What are the nearest towns to Broughton?

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

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Broughton is 3 miles south-west of Banbury
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Broughton is 10 miles north-east of Chipping Norton
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Broughton is 10 miles west of Brackley
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Broughton is 10 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour
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Broughton is 12 miles north of Charlbury
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Broughton is 14 miles north of Woodstock
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Broughton is 14 miles north-west of Bicester
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Broughton is 14 miles east of Moreton-in-Marsh
15m
Broughton is 15 miles south of Southam
16m
Broughton is 16 miles north of Kidlington

What are the nearest cities to Broughton?

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

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Broughton is 21 miles north of Oxford
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Broughton is 26 miles south of Coventry
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Broughton is 37 miles east of Worcester
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Broughton is 37 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Broughton is 39 miles east of Gloucester
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Broughton is 42 miles south of Leicester
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Broughton is 48 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Broughton is 49 miles north-west of St Albans
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Broughton is 49 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Broughton is 57 miles east of Hereford