Where is Hensting?

Hensting is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles north-east of the town of Eastleigh, eight miles north-east of the major city of Southampton, and 62 miles south-west of London. Hensting falls within the district council of Winchester, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO50 postcode district. The post town for Hensting is Eastleigh.

Hensting on a map

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

Which county is Hensting in?

Hensting 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 Hensting in Hampshire?

Hensting is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.

Location of Hensting within Hampshire

Where is Hensting in SO50?

Hensting is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SO50 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SO50 postcode district.

Location of Hensting within SO50

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What is the post town for Hensting?

The post town for Hensting is Eastleigh. Hensting is in the SO50 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Eastleigh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hensting?

The centre of Hensting is located at position 50.9966° latitude and -1.29566° longitude.

Latitude50.9966°
Longitude-1.29566°

What is the easting and northing of Hensting?

The centre of Hensting is located at the grid reference easting 449524 and northing 122148 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting449524
Northing122148

What are the nearest towns to Hensting?

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

3m
Hensting is 3 miles north-east of Eastleigh
5m
Hensting is 5 miles north-west of Bishop's Waltham
6m
Hensting is 6 miles north of Hedge End
8m
Hensting is 8 miles north-west of Wickham
9m
Hensting is 9 miles south-west of New Alresford
9m
Hensting is 9 miles east of Romsey
10m
Hensting is 10 miles north-east of Totton
11m
Hensting is 11 miles north-west of Fareham
14m
Hensting is 14 miles north-west of Horndean
16m
Hensting is 16 miles west of Petersfield

What are the nearest cities to Hensting?

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

5m
Hensting is 5 miles south of Winchester
8m
Hensting is 8 miles north-east of Southampton
16m
Hensting is 16 miles north-west of Portsmouth
22m
Hensting is 22 miles east of Salisbury
25m
Hensting is 25 miles north-west of Chichester
52m
Hensting is 52 miles west of Brighton and Hove
52m
Hensting is 52 miles south of Oxford
53m
Hensting is 53 miles south-east of Bath
61m
Hensting is 61 miles east of Wells
62m
Hensting is 62 miles south-west of City of Westminster