Where is Crofton?

Crofton is located in the county of Lincolnshire, East Midlands, four miles south of the town of Sleaford, 20 miles south of the major city of Lincoln, and 100 miles north of London. Crofton falls within the district council of North Kesteven, under the county council of Lincolnshire. It is in the NG34 postcode district. The post town for Crofton is Sleaford.

Crofton on a map

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

Which county is Crofton in?

Crofton is in the ceremonial county of Lincolnshire, the historic county of Lincolnshire, and the administrative county of Lincolnshire.

Ceremonial CountyLincolnshire
Historic CountyLincolnshire
Administrative CountyLincolnshire

Where is Crofton in Lincolnshire?

Crofton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lincolnshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lincolnshire.

Location of Crofton within Lincolnshire

What is the postcode for Crofton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Crofton is NG34 8RZ.

Where is Crofton in NG34?

Crofton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NG34 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NG34 postcode district.

Location of Crofton within NG34

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What is the post town for Crofton?

The post town for Crofton is Sleaford. Crofton is in the NG34 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sleaford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Crofton?

The centre of Crofton is located at position 52.94801° latitude and -0.432° longitude.

Latitude52.94801°
Longitude-0.432°

What is the easting and northing of Crofton?

The centre of Crofton is located at the grid reference easting 505452 and northing 340109 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting505452
Northing340109

What are the nearest towns to Crofton?

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

4m
Crofton is 4 miles south of Sleaford
6m
Crofton is 6 miles south-west of Heckington
9m
Crofton is 9 miles east of Grantham
13m
Crofton is 13 miles north of Bourne
16m
Crofton is 16 miles north-west of Spalding
17m
Crofton is 17 miles south-west of Woodhall Spa
17m
Crofton is 17 miles west of Boston
18m
Crofton is 18 miles south-east of North Hykeham
18m
Crofton is 18 miles south-east of Newark-on-Trent
19m
Crofton is 19 miles north of Market Deeping

What are the nearest cities to Crofton?

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

20m
Crofton is 20 miles south of Lincoln
27m
Crofton is 27 miles north of Peterborough
30m
Crofton is 30 miles east of Nottingham
37m
Crofton is 37 miles north-east of Leicester
44m
Crofton is 44 miles east of Derby
48m
Crofton is 48 miles north-west of Ely
53m
Crofton is 53 miles south-east of Sheffield
55m
Crofton is 55 miles south of Kingston upon Hull
56m
Crofton is 56 miles north-west of Cambridge
59m
Crofton is 59 miles north-east of Coventry

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