Harlow is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, four miles south-west of the town of Sawbridgeworth, and 20 miles north-east of London. Harlow lies roughly one mile east of the Hertfordshire border. Harlow falls within the district council of Harlow, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CM20 postcode district. The post town for Harlow is Harlow.
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Harlow is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.
Harlow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Essex, and towards the westernmost extremity of Essex.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Harlow is CM20 1NA.
Harlow is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CM20 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CM20 postcode district.
The post town for Harlow is Harlow. Harlow is in the CM20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Harlow.
The centre of Harlow is located at position 51.76879° latitude and 0.09571° longitude.
The centre of Harlow is located at the grid reference easting 544705 and northing 209868 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Harlow relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Harlow to the centre of the town.
Position of Harlow relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Harlow to the centre of the city.