Where is Hillhead?

Hillhead is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles north of the town of Cowes, seven miles south-east of the major city of Southampton, and 71 miles south-west of London. Hillhead lies three miles north of the Isle of Wight border. Hillhead falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO45 postcode district. The post town for Hillhead is Southampton.

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 Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Hillhead in Hampshire?

Hillhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.

Location of Hillhead within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Hillhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillhead is SO45 1BY.

Where is Hillhead in SO45?

Hillhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district.

Location of Hillhead within SO45

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What is the post town for Hillhead?

The post town for Hillhead is Southampton. Hillhead is in the SO45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Southampton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hillhead?

The centre of Hillhead is located at position 50.80972° latitude and -1.32192° longitude.

Latitude50.80972°
Longitude-1.32192°

What is the easting and northing of Hillhead?

The centre of Hillhead is located at the grid reference easting 447872 and northing 101349 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting447872
Northing101349

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.

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Hillhead is 3 miles north of Cowes
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Hillhead is 4 miles north-west of East Cowes
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Hillhead is 7 miles south-west of Fareham
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Hillhead is 7 miles south of Hedge End
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Hillhead is 8 miles north of Newport
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Hillhead is 9 miles south-west of Wickham
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Hillhead is 9 miles west of Gosport
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Hillhead is 9 miles north-west of Ryde
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Hillhead is 10 miles east of Lymington
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Hillhead is 10 miles south-east of Totton

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.

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Hillhead is 8 miles south-east of Southampton
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Hillhead is 10 miles west of Portsmouth
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Hillhead is 17 miles south of Winchester
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Hillhead is 24 miles west of Chichester
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Hillhead is 27 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Hillhead is 52 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Hillhead is 60 miles south-east of Bath
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Hillhead is 64 miles south-east of Wells
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Hillhead is 65 miles south of Oxford
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Hillhead is 71 miles south-west of City of Westminster