Diptford is located in the county of Devon, South West England, five miles south-west of the town of Totnes, 16 miles east of the major city of Plymouth, 80 miles south of Cardiff, and 178 miles south-west of London. Diptford falls within the district council of South Hams, under the county council of Devon. It is in the TQ9 postcode district.
Diptford is in the ceremonial county of Devon, the historic county of Devon, and the administrative county of Devon.
Diptford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Devon, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Devon.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Diptford is TQ9 7NY.
Diptford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TQ9 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TQ9 postcode district.
The centre of Diptford is located at position 50.39713° latitude and -3.79129° longitude.
The centre of Diptford is located at the grid reference easting 272780 and northing 56784 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Diptford relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Diptford to the centre of the town.
Position of Diptford relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Diptford to the centre of the city.