Hessett is located in the county of Suffolk, Eastern England, five miles east of the town of Bury St Edmunds, 18 miles north-west of the major town of Ipswich, and 64 miles north-east of London. Hessett falls within the district council of Mid Suffolk, under the county council of Suffolk. It is in the IP30 postcode district. The post town for Hessett is Bury St. Edmunds.
Hessett is in the ceremonial county of Suffolk, the historic county of Suffolk, and the administrative county of Suffolk.
Hessett is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Suffolk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Suffolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hessett is IP30 9BA.
Hessett is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the IP30 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IP30 postcode district.
The post town for Hessett is Bury St. Edmunds. Hessett is in the IP30 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bury St. Edmunds.
The centre of Hessett is located at position 52.21796° latitude and 0.83222° longitude.
The centre of Hessett is located at the grid reference easting 593571 and northing 261530 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hessett relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hessett to the centre of the town.
Position of Hessett relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hessett to the centre of the city.