Where is Hillhead?

Hillhead is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, four miles south-east of the town of Huntly, 29 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 102 miles north of Edinburgh, 410 miles north of Cardiff, and 420 miles north of London. Hillhead lies six miles east of the Banffshire border. Hillhead falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB54 postcode district. The post town for Hillhead is Huntly.

Hillhead on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Hillhead
Location of Hillhead within the UK

Which county is Hillhead in?

Hillhead is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Hillhead in Aberdeenshire?

Hillhead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire.

Location of Hillhead within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Hillhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillhead is AB54 6AE.

Where is Hillhead in AB54?

Hillhead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB54 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the AB54 postcode district.

Location of Hillhead within AB54

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What is the post town for Hillhead?

The post town for Hillhead is Huntly. Hillhead is in the AB54 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Huntly.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hillhead?

The centre of Hillhead is located at position 57.40786° latitude and -2.70177° longitude.

Latitude57.40786°
Longitude-2.70177°

What is the easting and northing of Hillhead?

The centre of Hillhead is located at the grid reference easting 357935 and northing 835493 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting357935
Northing835493

What are the nearest towns to Hillhead?

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

4m
Hillhead is 4 miles south-east of Huntly
11m
Hillhead is 11 miles south of Aberchirder
12m
Hillhead is 12 miles north of Alford
13m
Hillhead is 13 miles south-west of Turriff
13m
Hillhead is 13 miles south-east of Keith
15m
Hillhead is 15 miles north-west of Inverurie
15m
Hillhead is 15 miles west of Oldmeldrum
16m
Hillhead is 16 miles east of Dufftown
18m
Hillhead is 18 miles north-west of Kintore
19m
Hillhead is 19 miles south of Banff

What are the nearest cities to Hillhead?

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

29m
Hillhead is 29 miles north-west of Aberdeen
57m
Hillhead is 57 miles east of Inverness
66m
Hillhead is 66 miles north of Dundee
75m
Hillhead is 75 miles north-east of Perth
101m
Hillhead is 101 miles north-east of Stirling
102m
Hillhead is 102 miles north of Edinburgh
122m
Hillhead is 122 miles north-east of Glasgow
173m
Hillhead is 173 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
174m
Hillhead is 174 miles north of Carlisle
181m
Hillhead is 181 miles north of Sunderland

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