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Where is Highsted?

Highsted is located in the county of Kent, South East England, one mile south of the town of Sittingbourne, eight miles south-east of the major town of Gillingham, and 40 miles east of London. Highsted falls within the district council of Swale, under the county council of Kent. It is in the ME9 postcode district. The post town for Highsted is Sittingbourne.

Highsted on a map

Map showing extent of Highsted as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Highsted
Map showing location of Highsted within the UK
Location of Highsted within the UK

Which county is Highsted in?

Highsted is in the ceremonial county of Kent, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Kent.

Ceremonial CountyKent
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyKent

Where is Highsted in Kent?

Highsted is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kent, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Kent.

Map showing location of Highsted within Kent
Location of Highsted within Kent

What is the postcode for Highsted?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Highsted is ME9 0PJ.

Where is Highsted in ME9?

Highsted is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ME9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ME9 postcode district.

Map showing location of Highsted within ME9
Location of Highsted within ME9

What is the post town for Highsted?

The post town for Highsted is Sittingbourne. Highsted is in the ME9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sittingbourne.

What is the latitude and longitude of Highsted?

The centre of Highsted is located at position 51.3191° latitude and 0.74193° longitude.

Latitude51.3191°
Longitude0.74193°

What is the easting and northing of Highsted?

The centre of Highsted is located at the grid reference easting 591164 and northing 161346 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting591164
Northing161346

What are the nearest towns to Highsted?

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

south
1m
Highsted is 1 mile south of Sittingbourne
west
6m
Highsted is 6 miles west of Faversham
south
7m
Highsted is 7 miles south of Queenborough
south
8m
Highsted is 8 miles south of Minster
south-east
8m
Highsted is 8 miles south-east of Gillingham
south
8m
Highsted is 8 miles south of Sheerness
east
10m
Highsted is 10 miles east of Maidstone
south-east
10m
Highsted is 10 miles south-east of Chatham
south-east
12m
Highsted is 12 miles south-east of Rochester
west
13m
Highsted is 13 miles west of Whitstable

What are the nearest cities to Highsted?

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

west
15m
Highsted is 15 miles west of Canterbury
south-east
31m
Highsted is 31 miles south-east of Chelmsford
east
39m
Highsted is 39 miles east of City of London
east
40m
Highsted is 40 miles east of City of Westminster
east
40m
Highsted is 40 miles east of London
north-east
52m
Highsted is 52 miles north-east of Brighton and Hove
south-east
55m
Highsted is 55 miles south-east of St Albans
south-east
67m
Highsted is 67 miles south-east of Cambridge
north-east
74m
Highsted is 74 miles north-east of Chichester
south
77m
Highsted is 77 miles south of Ely