Where is Hale?

Hale is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile south-east of the town of Altrincham, seven miles south of the major city of Salford, 136 miles north of Cardiff, and 159 miles north-west of London. Hale lies just north-east of the Cheshire border, and was historically in the county of Cheshire. Hale falls within the unitary authority of Reading. It is in the WA15 postcode district. The post town for Hale is Altrincham.

Hale on a map

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

Which county is Hale in?

Hale is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Cheshire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyCheshire

Where is Hale in Greater Manchester?

Hale is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Greater Manchester, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Greater Manchester.

Location of Hale within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Hale?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hale is WA15 8RS.

Where is Hale in WA15?

Hale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WA15 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the WA15 postcode district.

Location of Hale within WA15

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What is the post town for Hale?

The post town for Hale is Altrincham. Hale is in the WA15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Altrincham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hale?

The centre of Hale is located at position 53.38° latitude and -2.34018° longitude.

Latitude53.38°
Longitude-2.34018°

What is the easting and northing of Hale?

The centre of Hale is located at the grid reference easting 377468 and northing 387070 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting377468
Northing387070

What are the nearest towns to Hale?

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

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Hale is 1 mile south-east of Altrincham
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Hale is 3 miles south of Sale
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Hale is 4 miles west of Gatley
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Hale is 5 miles south-east of Partington
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Hale is 5 miles south of Stretford
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Hale is 5 miles south of Urmston
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Hale is 6 miles north of Knutsford
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Hale is 6 miles east of Lymm
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Hale is 6 miles south-east of Irlam
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Hale is 6 miles west of Cheadle

What are the nearest cities to Hale?

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

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Hale is 7 miles south of Salford
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Hale is 8 miles south-west of Manchester
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Hale is 26 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent
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Hale is 26 miles north-east of Chester
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Hale is 26 miles east of Liverpool
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Hale is 30 miles south-east of Preston
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Hale is 36 miles west of Sheffield
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Hale is 37 miles south-west of Bradford
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Hale is 41 miles south-west of Wakefield
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Hale is 44 miles south-west of Leeds