Where is Covington?

Covington is located in the county of Cambridgeshire, Eastern England, four miles east of the town of Raunds, 13 miles north of the major town of Bedford, and 58 miles north of London. Covington lies just north of the Bedfordshire border, and was historically in the county of Huntingdonshire. Covington falls within the district council of Huntingdonshire, under the county council of Cambridgeshire. It is in the PE28 postcode district. The post town for Covington is Huntingdon.

Covington on a map

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

Which county is Covington in?

Covington is in the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire, the historic county of Huntingdonshire, and the administrative county of Cambridgeshire.

Ceremonial CountyCambridgeshire
Historic CountyHuntingdonshire
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire

Where is Covington in Cambridgeshire?

Covington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cambridgeshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Cambridgeshire.

Location of Covington within Cambridgeshire

What is the postcode for Covington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Covington is PE28 0RU.

Where is Covington in PE28?

Covington is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PE28 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PE28 postcode district.

Location of Covington within PE28

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What is the post town for Covington?

The post town for Covington is Huntingdon. Covington is in the PE28 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Huntingdon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Covington?

The centre of Covington is located at position 52.3249° latitude and -0.45136° longitude.

Latitude52.3249°
Longitude-0.45136°

What is the easting and northing of Covington?

The centre of Covington is located at the grid reference easting 505640 and northing 270773 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting505640
Northing270773

What are the nearest towns to Covington?

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

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Covington is 4 miles east of Raunds
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Covington is 6 miles east of Higham Ferrers
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Covington is 6 miles south-east of Thrapston
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Covington is 7 miles east of Rushden
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Covington is 7 miles east of Irthlingborough
10m
Covington is 10 miles east of Burton Latimer
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Covington is 10 miles north-west of St Neots
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Covington is 10 miles east of Wellingborough
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Covington is 11 miles south of Oundle
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Covington is 11 miles west of Huntingdon

What are the nearest cities to Covington?

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

19m
Covington is 19 miles south-west of Peterborough
26m
Covington is 26 miles west of Cambridge
31m
Covington is 31 miles west of Ely
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Covington is 36 miles south-east of Leicester
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Covington is 40 miles north of St Albans
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Covington is 45 miles east of Coventry
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Covington is 52 miles north-east of Oxford
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Covington is 53 miles south-east of Nottingham
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Covington is 57 miles north-west of Chelmsford
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Covington is 58 miles north of City of London

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