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Where is Congleton?

Congleton is located in the county of Cheshire, North West England, four miles north-west of the town of Biddulph, ten miles north of the major city of Stoke-on-Trent, 123 miles north of Cardiff, and 144 miles north-west of London. Congleton lies two miles north of the Staffordshire border. Congleton falls within the unitary authority of Cheshire East. It is in the CW12 postcode district. The post town for Congleton is Congleton.

COVID-19: Congleton coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Cheshire East case numbers. This Congleton coronavirus map shows the position of Congleton within Cheshire East, along with the number of cases in Cheshire East and each of the surrounding areas.

Congleton on a map

Map showing extent of Congleton as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Congleton
Map showing location of Congleton within the UK
Location of Congleton within the UK

Which county is Congleton in?

Congleton is in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, the historic county of Cheshire, and the administrative county of Cheshire East.

Ceremonial CountyCheshire
Historic CountyCheshire
Administrative CountyCheshire East

Where is Congleton in Cheshire?

Congleton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cheshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cheshire.

Map showing location of Congleton within Cheshire
Location of Congleton within Cheshire

What is the postcode for Congleton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Congleton is CW12 1BJ.

Where is Congleton in CW12?

Congleton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CW12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CW12 postcode district.

Map showing location of Congleton within CW12
Location of Congleton within CW12

What is the post town for Congleton?

The post town for Congleton is Congleton. Congleton is in the CW12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Congleton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Congleton?

The centre of Congleton is located at position 53.16286° latitude and -2.21136° longitude.

Latitude53.16286°
Longitude-2.21136°

What is the easting and northing of Congleton?

The centre of Congleton is located at the grid reference easting 385966 and northing 362880 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting385966
Northing362880

What are the nearest towns to Congleton?

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

north-west
4m
Congleton is 4 miles north-west of Biddulph
north
5m
Congleton is 5 miles north of Kidsgrove
north-east
6m
Congleton is 6 miles north-east of Alsager
east
6m
Congleton is 6 miles east of Sandbach
south-west
8m
Congleton is 8 miles south-west of Macclesfield
north-west
9m
Congleton is 9 miles north-west of Leek
east
10m
Congleton is 10 miles east of Middlewich
south-west
10m
Congleton is 10 miles south-west of Bollington
north
11m
Congleton is 11 miles north of Newcastle-under-Lyme
north-east
11m
Congleton is 11 miles north-east of Crewe

What are the nearest cities to Congleton?

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

north
10m
Congleton is 10 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent
south
22m
Congleton is 22 miles south of Manchester
south
22m
Congleton is 22 miles south of Salford
east
28m
Congleton is 28 miles east of Chester
south-west
34m
Congleton is 34 miles south-west of Sheffield
north-west
35m
Congleton is 35 miles north-west of Derby
south-east
36m
Congleton is 36 miles south-east of Liverpool
north-west
37m
Congleton is 37 miles north-west of Lichfield
north
40m
Congleton is 40 miles north of Wolverhampton
south-east
46m
Congleton is 46 miles south-east of Preston

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