Clare is located in the county of Suffolk, Eastern England, six miles east of the town of Haverhill, 19 miles north-west of the major town of Colchester, and 49 miles north-east of London. Clare lies just north of the Essex border. Clare falls within the district council of West Suffolk, under the county council of Suffolk. It is in the CO10 postcode district. The post town for Clare is Sudbury.
Clare is in the ceremonial county of Suffolk, the historic county of Suffolk, and the administrative county of Suffolk.
Clare is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Suffolk, and towards the westernmost extremity of Suffolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Clare is CO10 8NN.
Clare is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CO10 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CO10 postcode district.
The post town for Clare is Sudbury. Clare is in the CO10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sudbury.
The centre of Clare is located at position 52.07851° latitude and 0.58114° longitude.
The centre of Clare is located at the grid reference easting 576974 and northing 245382 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Clare relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Clare to the centre of the town.
Position of Clare relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Clare to the centre of the city.