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 is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of 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.
Hensting is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SO50 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SO50 postcode district.
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The post town for Hensting is Eastleigh. Hensting is in the SO50 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Eastleigh.
The centre of Hensting is located at position 50.9966° latitude and -1.29566° longitude.
The centre of Hensting is located at the grid reference easting 449524 and northing 122148 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hensting relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hensting to the centre of the town.
Position of Hensting relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hensting to the centre of the city.