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Where is Desborough?

Desborough is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, five miles north-west of the town of Kettering, 14 miles north of the major town of Northampton, and 70 miles north-west of London. Desborough lies three miles south-east of the Leicestershire border. Desborough falls within the district council of Kettering, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the NN14 postcode district. The post town for Desborough is Kettering.

COVID-19: Desborough coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Northamptonshire case numbers. This Desborough coronavirus map shows the position of Desborough within Northamptonshire, along with the number of cases in Northamptonshire and each of the surrounding areas.

Desborough on a map

Map showing extent of Desborough as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Desborough
Map showing location of Desborough within the UK
Location of Desborough within the UK

Which county is Desborough in?

Desborough is in the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, the historic county of Northamptonshire, and the administrative county of Northamptonshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorthamptonshire
Historic CountyNorthamptonshire
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire

Where is Desborough in Northamptonshire?

Desborough is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Northamptonshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Northamptonshire.

Map showing location of Desborough within Northamptonshire
Location of Desborough within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Desborough?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Desborough is NN14 2NB.

Where is Desborough in NN14?

Desborough is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district.

Map showing location of Desborough within NN14
Location of Desborough within NN14

What is the post town for Desborough?

The post town for Desborough is Kettering. Desborough is in the NN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kettering.

What is the latitude and longitude of Desborough?

The centre of Desborough is located at position 52.44191° latitude and -0.82128° longitude.

Latitude52.44191°
Longitude-0.82128°

What is the easting and northing of Desborough?

The centre of Desborough is located at the grid reference easting 480219 and northing 283313 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting480219
Northing283313

What are the nearest towns to Desborough?

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

north-west
5m
Desborough is 5 miles north-west of Kettering
south-east
5m
Desborough is 5 miles south-east of Market Harborough
south-west
6m
Desborough is 6 miles south-west of Corby
north-west
8m
Desborough is 8 miles north-west of Burton Latimer
south
11m
Desborough is 11 miles south of Uppingham
north-west
11m
Desborough is 11 miles north-west of Wellingborough
north-west
12m
Desborough is 12 miles north-west of Irthlingborough
west
12m
Desborough is 12 miles west of Thrapston
north-west
13m
Desborough is 13 miles north-west of Higham Ferrers
north-west
14m
Desborough is 14 miles north-west of Raunds

What are the nearest cities to Desborough?

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

south-east
19m
Desborough is 19 miles south-east of Leicester
west
26m
Desborough is 26 miles west of Peterborough
east
29m
Desborough is 29 miles east of Coventry
south
38m
Desborough is 38 miles south of Nottingham
west
43m
Desborough is 43 miles west of Cambridge
south-east
43m
Desborough is 43 miles south-east of Derby
east
46m
Desborough is 46 miles east of Lichfield
east
46m
Desborough is 46 miles east of Birmingham
west
46m
Desborough is 46 miles west of Ely
north
51m
Desborough is 51 miles north of Oxford

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