Where is City?

City is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, two miles north of the town of Cowbridge, 21 miles west of the major city of Newport, 12 miles west of Cardiff, and 143 miles west of London. City lies roughly one mile south of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. City falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF71 postcode district.

City on a map

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

Which county is City in?

City is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.

Ceremonial CountySouth Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyBro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan

Where is City in South Glamorgan?

City is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of South Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Glamorgan.

Location of City within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for City?

The nearest postcode to the centre of City is CF71 7RW.

Where is City in CF71?

City is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CF71 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF71 postcode district.

Location of City within CF71

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What is the latitude and longitude of City?

The centre of City is located at position 51.49531° latitude and -3.4553° longitude.

Latitude51.49531°
Longitude-3.4553°

What is the easting and northing of City?

The centre of City is located at the grid reference easting 299069 and northing 178379 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting299069
Northing178379

What are the nearest towns to City?

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

2m
City is 2 miles north of Cowbridge
3m
City is 3 miles south-east of Pencoed
4m
City is 4 miles south-west of Talbot Green
5m
City is 5 miles south-west of Llantrisant
5m
City is 5 miles east of Bridgend
6m
City is 6 miles north of Llantwit Major
8m
City is 8 miles south of Porth
9m
City is 9 miles south of Tonypandy
9m
City is 9 miles south-west of Pontypridd
10m
City is 10 miles south-east of Pontycymer

What are the nearest cities to City?

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

12m
City is 12 miles west of Cardiff
21m
City is 21 miles west of Newport
23m
City is 23 miles south-east of Swansea
37m
City is 37 miles west of Bristol
40m
City is 40 miles north-west of Wells
48m
City is 48 miles west of Bath
50m
City is 50 miles south-west of Hereford
54m
City is 54 miles north of Exeter
58m
City is 58 miles south-west of Gloucester
72m
City is 72 miles south-west of Worcester

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