Where is Denton?

Denton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, five miles south-east of the major city of Oxford, and 46 miles west of London. Denton lies four miles south-west of the Buckinghamshire border. Denton falls within the district council of South Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX44 postcode district. The post town for Denton is Oxford.

Denton on a map

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

Which county is Denton in?

Denton is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Denton in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Denton within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Denton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Denton is OX44 9JF.

Where is Denton in OX44?

Denton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX44 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX44 postcode district.

Location of Denton within OX44

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What is the post town for Denton?

The post town for Denton is Oxford. Denton is in the OX44 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oxford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Denton?

The centre of Denton is located at position 51.71798° latitude and -1.14189° longitude.

Latitude51.71798°
Longitude-1.14189°

What is the easting and northing of Denton?

The centre of Denton is located at the grid reference easting 459377 and northing 202487 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting459377
Northing202487

What are the nearest towns to Denton?

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

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Denton is 7 miles north-east of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Denton is 7 miles west of Thame
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Denton is 8 miles north-west of Watlington
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Denton is 8 miles north of Wallingford
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Denton is 9 miles north-east of Didcot
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Denton is 10 miles south-east of Kidlington
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Denton is 12 miles south of Bicester
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Denton is 13 miles south-east of Woodstock
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Denton is 13 miles west of Princes Risborough
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Denton is 15 miles north-east of Wantage

What are the nearest cities to Denton?

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

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Denton is 5 miles south-east of Oxford
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Denton is 35 miles west of St Albans
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Denton is 46 miles north of Winchester
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Denton is 46 miles west of London
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Denton is 46 miles west of City of Westminster
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Denton is 47 miles west of City of London
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Denton is 48 miles east of Gloucester
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Denton is 50 miles south of Coventry
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Denton is 53 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Denton is 57 miles south-east of Worcester