Where is Croy?

Croy is located in the county of Inverness, Scotland, six miles south-east of the town of Fortrose, 76 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 113 miles north of Edinburgh, 419 miles north of Cardiff, and 443 miles north of London. Croy lies just north-west of the Nairn border, and was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Croy falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the IV2 postcode district. The post town for Croy is Inverness.

Croy on a map

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

Which county is Croy in?

Croy is in the ceremonial county of Inverness, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyInverness
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Croy in Inverness?

Croy is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Inverness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Inverness.

Location of Croy within Inverness

What is the postcode for Croy?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Croy is IV2 5PQ.

Where is Croy in IV2?

Croy is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the IV2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the IV2 postcode district.

Location of Croy within IV2

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What is the post town for Croy?

The post town for Croy is Inverness. Croy is in the IV2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Inverness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Croy?

The centre of Croy is located at position 57.52117° latitude and -4.01195° longitude.

Latitude57.52117°
Longitude-4.01195°

What is the easting and northing of Croy?

The centre of Croy is located at the grid reference easting 279598 and northing 849675 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting279598
Northing849675

What are the nearest towns to Croy?

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

6m
Croy is 6 miles south-east of Fortrose
7m
Croy is 7 miles south-west of Nairn
11m
Croy is 11 miles south of Cromarty
13m
Croy is 13 miles south-east of Invergordon
15m
Croy is 15 miles south-east of Alness
16m
Croy is 16 miles west of Forres
16m
Croy is 16 miles east of Dingwall
20m
Croy is 20 miles north-west of Grantown-on-Spey
20m
Croy is 20 miles south of Tain
23m
Croy is 23 miles south-west of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Croy?

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

8m
Croy is 8 miles east of Inverness
76m
Croy is 76 miles west of Aberdeen
81m
Croy is 81 miles north of Perth
83m
Croy is 83 miles north-west of Dundee
97m
Croy is 97 miles north of Stirling
113m
Croy is 113 miles north of Edinburgh
115m
Croy is 115 miles north of Glasgow
187m
Croy is 187 miles north of Carlisle
199m
Croy is 199 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
208m
Croy is 208 miles north-west of Sunderland

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