Where is Gosport?

Gosport is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, one mile west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 66 miles south-west of London. Gosport lies four miles north-east of the Isle of Wight border. Gosport falls within the district council of Gosport, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the PO12 postcode district.

Gosport on a map

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

Which county is Gosport in?

Gosport is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Gosport in Hampshire?

Gosport is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Gosport within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Gosport?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gosport is PO12 1NJ.

Where is Gosport in PO12?

Gosport is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO12 postcode district.

Location of Gosport within PO12

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What is the latitude and longitude of Gosport?

The centre of Gosport is located at position 50.79446° latitude and -1.12272° longitude.

Latitude50.79446°
Longitude-1.12272°

What is the easting and northing of Gosport?

The centre of Gosport is located at the grid reference easting 461928 and northing 99799 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting461928
Northing99799

What are the nearest towns to Gosport?

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

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Gosport is 5 miles south-east of Fareham
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Gosport is 5 miles north of Ryde
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Gosport is 7 miles south-west of Havant
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Gosport is 8 miles east of East Cowes
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Gosport is 8 miles south of Wickham
8m
Gosport is 8 miles north of Brading
8m
Gosport is 8 miles east of Cowes
9m
Gosport is 9 miles south-west of Emsworth
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Gosport is 9 miles south-west of Horndean
10m
Gosport is 10 miles north of Sandown

What are the nearest cities to Gosport?

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

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Gosport is 1 mile west of Portsmouth
14m
Gosport is 14 miles south-east of Southampton
15m
Gosport is 15 miles west of Chichester
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Gosport is 20 miles south-east of Winchester
35m
Gosport is 35 miles south-east of Salisbury
43m
Gosport is 43 miles west of Brighton and Hove
65m
Gosport is 65 miles south-west of City of Westminster
66m
Gosport is 66 miles south-west of London
66m
Gosport is 66 miles south of Oxford
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Gosport is 67 miles south-west of City of London