Where is Clapham?

Clapham is located in the county of Greater London, London, three miles south of the city of City of Westminster, 17 miles south-east of the major town of Watford, and four miles south of London. Clapham lies three miles south-west of the City and County of the City of London border, and was historically in the county of Surrey. Clapham falls within the London borough council of Lambeth, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the SW4 postcode district. The post town for Clapham is London.

Clapham on a map

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

Which county is Clapham in?

Clapham is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Clapham in Greater London?

Clapham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater London, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Greater London.

Location of Clapham within Greater London

What is the postcode for Clapham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Clapham is SW4 7UJ.

Where is Clapham in SW4?

Clapham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SW4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SW4 postcode district.

Location of Clapham within SW4

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What is the post town for Clapham?

The post town for Clapham is London. Clapham is in the SW4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of London.

What is the latitude and longitude of Clapham?

The centre of Clapham is located at position 51.4631° latitude and -0.13439° longitude.

Latitude51.4631°
Longitude-0.13439°

What is the easting and northing of Clapham?

The centre of Clapham is located at the grid reference easting 529697 and northing 175442 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting529697
Northing175442

What are the nearest towns to Clapham?

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

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Clapham is 9 miles north-east of Ewell
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Clapham is 10 miles north of Banstead
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Clapham is 11 miles north-east of Epsom
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Clapham is 11 miles north of Warlingham
12m
Clapham is 12 miles north-east of Esher
13m
Clapham is 13 miles east of Sunbury-on-Thames
13m
Clapham is 13 miles north of Caterham
13m
Clapham is 13 miles north-east of Walton-on-Thames
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Clapham is 14 miles west of Swanley
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Clapham is 14 miles south-west of Chigwell

What are the nearest cities to Clapham?

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

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Clapham is 3 miles south of City of Westminster
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Clapham is 3 miles south of London
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Clapham is 4 miles south-west of City of London
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Clapham is 22 miles south-east of St Albans
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Clapham is 32 miles south-west of Chelmsford
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Clapham is 44 miles north of Brighton and Hove
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Clapham is 52 miles north-east of Chichester
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Clapham is 52 miles east of Oxford
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Clapham is 52 miles south of Cambridge
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Clapham is 54 miles west of Canterbury

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