Henton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles west of the town of Princes Risborough, nine miles north-west of the major town of High Wycombe, and 36 miles west of London. Henton lies just south-west of the Buckinghamshire border. Henton falls within the district council of South Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX39 postcode district. The post town for Henton is Chinnor.
Henton is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.
Henton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Oxfordshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Henton is OX39 4AL.
Henton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX39 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OX39 postcode district.
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The post town for Henton is Chinnor. Henton is in the OX39 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chinnor.
The centre of Henton is located at position 51.71721° latitude and -0.89776° longitude.
The centre of Henton is located at the grid reference easting 476243 and northing 202629 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Henton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Henton to the centre of the town.
Position of Henton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Henton to the centre of the city.