Where is Cocking?

Cocking is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, two miles south of the town of Midhurst, 18 miles north-east of the major city of Portsmouth, and 47 miles south-west of London. Cocking lies seven miles east of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Cocking falls within the district council of Chichester, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the GU29 postcode district. The post town for Cocking is Midhurst.

Cocking on a map

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

Which county is Cocking in?

Cocking is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is Cocking in West Sussex?

Cocking is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Sussex, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of Cocking within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Cocking?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cocking is GU29 0HH.

Where is Cocking in GU29?

Cocking is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GU29 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU29 postcode district.

Location of Cocking within GU29

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What is the post town for Cocking?

The post town for Cocking is Midhurst. Cocking is in the GU29 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Midhurst.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cocking?

The centre of Cocking is located at position 50.9515° latitude and -0.75055° longitude.

Latitude50.9515°
Longitude-0.75055°

What is the easting and northing of Cocking?

The centre of Cocking is located at the grid reference easting 487862 and northing 117640 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting487862
Northing117640

What are the nearest towns to Cocking?

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

2m
Cocking is 2 miles south of Midhurst
7m
Cocking is 7 miles west of Petworth
9m
Cocking is 9 miles south-east of Petersfield
10m
Cocking is 10 miles south of Haslemere
11m
Cocking is 11 miles north-east of Emsworth
11m
Cocking is 11 miles north-west of Arundel
12m
Cocking is 12 miles east of Horndean
12m
Cocking is 12 miles north of Bognor Regis
12m
Cocking is 12 miles north-east of Havant
12m
Cocking is 12 miles south-east of Bordon

What are the nearest cities to Cocking?

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

8m
Cocking is 8 miles north of Chichester
18m
Cocking is 18 miles north-east of Portsmouth
26m
Cocking is 26 miles east of Winchester
28m
Cocking is 28 miles west of Brighton and Hove
29m
Cocking is 29 miles east of Southampton
46m
Cocking is 46 miles east of Salisbury
47m
Cocking is 47 miles south-west of City of Westminster
47m
Cocking is 47 miles south-west of London
48m
Cocking is 48 miles south-west of City of London
58m
Cocking is 58 miles south of St Albans