Hemsted is located in the county of Kent, South East England, five miles north of the town of Hythe, 25 miles east of the major town of Maidstone, and 58 miles south-east of London. Hemsted falls within the district council of Shepway, under the county council of Kent. It is in the CT18 postcode district. The post town for Hemsted is Folkestone.
Hemsted is in the ceremonial county of Kent, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Kent.
Hemsted is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Kent, and towards the easternmost extremity of Kent.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hemsted is CT18 8DL.
Hemsted is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CT18 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CT18 postcode district.
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The post town for Hemsted is Folkestone. Hemsted is in the CT18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Folkestone.
The centre of Hemsted is located at position 51.13654° latitude and 1.05758° longitude.
The centre of Hemsted is located at the grid reference easting 614000 and northing 141920 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hemsted relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hemsted to the centre of the town.
Position of Hemsted relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hemsted to the centre of the city.