Where is Dean?

Dean is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, four miles south-west of the town of Cockermouth, 28 miles south-west of the major city of Carlisle, 93 miles south of Edinburgh, 217 miles north of Cardiff, and 254 miles north-west of London. Dean was historically in the county of Cumberland. Dean falls within the district council of Allerdale, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA14 postcode district. The post town for Dean is Workington.

Dean on a map

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

Which county is Dean in?

Dean is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyCumberland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Dean in Cumbria?

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

Location of Dean within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Dean?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dean is CA14 4TJ.

Where is Dean in CA14?

Dean is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CA14 postcode district.

Location of Dean within CA14

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What is the post town for Dean?

The post town for Dean is Workington. Dean is in the CA14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Workington.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dean?

The centre of Dean is located at position 54.6135° latitude and -3.43502° longitude.

Latitude54.6135°
Longitude-3.43502°

What is the easting and northing of Dean?

The centre of Dean is located at the grid reference easting 307422 and northing 525207 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting307422
Northing525207

What are the nearest towns to Dean?

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

4m
Dean is 4 miles south-west of Cockermouth
5m
Dean is 5 miles south-east of Workington
7m
Dean is 7 miles north-east of Cleator Moor
7m
Dean is 7 miles south of Maryport
8m
Dean is 8 miles north-east of Whitehaven
10m
Dean is 10 miles north-east of Egremont
11m
Dean is 11 miles south-west of Aspatria
12m
Dean is 12 miles west of Keswick
18m
Dean is 18 miles south of Silloth
18m
Dean is 18 miles south-west of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Dean?

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

28m
Dean is 28 miles south-west of Carlisle
47m
Dean is 47 miles north-west of Lancaster
66m
Dean is 66 miles north-west of Preston
75m
Dean is 75 miles west of Durham
77m
Dean is 77 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
84m
Dean is 84 miles north-west of Ripon
84m
Dean is 84 miles west of Sunderland
85m
Dean is 85 miles north of Liverpool
89m
Dean is 89 miles north-west of Bradford
91m
Dean is 91 miles north-west of Salford