Foston is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, seven miles south-west of the town of Malton, ten miles north-east of the major city of York, 158 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 180 miles north of London. Foston lies five miles north-west of the East Riding of Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Foston falls within the district council of Ryedale, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the YO60 postcode district. The post town for Foston is York.
Foston is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.
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Foston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of North Yorkshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Foston is YO60 7QF.
Foston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the YO60 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the YO60 postcode district.
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The post town for Foston is York. Foston is in the YO60 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of York.
The centre of Foston is located at position 54.07736° latitude and -0.93638° longitude.
The centre of Foston is located at the grid reference easting 469689 and northing 465127 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Foston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Foston to the centre of the town.
Position of Foston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Foston to the centre of the city.