Where is Broughton?

Broughton is located in the county of Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles west of the town of Brigg, four miles south-east of the major town of Scunthorpe, and 143 miles north of London. Broughton falls within the unitary authority of North Lincolnshire. It is in the DN20 postcode district. The post town for Broughton is Brigg.

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 Lincolnshire, the historic county of Lincolnshire, and the administrative county of North Lincolnshire.

Ceremonial CountyLincolnshire
Historic CountyLincolnshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lincolnshire

Where is Broughton in Lincolnshire?

Broughton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Lincolnshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Lincolnshire.

Location of Broughton within Lincolnshire

What is the postcode for Broughton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Broughton is DN20 0AA.

Where is Broughton in DN20?

Broughton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DN20 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DN20 postcode district.

Location of Broughton within DN20

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Broughton?

The post town for Broughton is Brigg. Broughton is in the DN20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brigg.

What is the latitude and longitude of Broughton?

The centre of Broughton is located at position 53.56593° latitude and -0.54958° longitude.

Latitude53.56593°
Longitude-0.54958°

What is the easting and northing of Broughton?

The centre of Broughton is located at the grid reference easting 496158 and northing 408680 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting496158
Northing408680

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 west of Brigg
4m
Broughton is 4 miles south-east of Scunthorpe
6m
Broughton is 6 miles north of Kirton in Lindsey
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Broughton is 6 miles south of Winterton
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Broughton is 9 miles south-west of Barton-upon-Humber
12m
Broughton is 12 miles east of Epworth
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Broughton is 12 miles south of Hessle
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Broughton is 12 miles east of Crowle
14m
Broughton is 14 miles south of South Cave
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Broughton is 14 miles west of Immingham

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.

15m
Broughton is 15 miles south-west of Kingston upon Hull
23m
Broughton is 23 miles north of Lincoln
35m
Broughton is 35 miles south-east of York
40m
Broughton is 40 miles east of Wakefield
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Broughton is 40 miles east of Sheffield
44m
Broughton is 44 miles east of Leeds
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Broughton is 49 miles north-east of Nottingham
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Broughton is 52 miles east of Bradford
56m
Broughton is 56 miles south-east of Ripon
59m
Broughton is 59 miles north-east of Derby