Higham is located in the county of Suffolk, Eastern England, four miles south of the town of Hadleigh, seven miles north of the major town of Colchester, and 57 miles north-east of London. Higham lies just north-east of the Essex border. Higham falls within the district council of Babergh, under the county council of Suffolk. It is in the CO7 postcode district. The post town for Higham is Colchester.
Higham is in the ceremonial county of Suffolk, the historic county of Suffolk, and the administrative county of Suffolk.
Higham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Suffolk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Suffolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Higham is CO7 6LB.
Higham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CO7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CO7 postcode district.
The post town for Higham is Colchester. Higham is in the CO7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Colchester.
The centre of Higham is located at position 51.98173° latitude and 0.96059° longitude.
The centre of Higham is located at the grid reference easting 603410 and northing 235614 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Higham relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Higham to the centre of the town.
Position of Higham relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Higham to the centre of the city.