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 is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.
Hillhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillhead is SO45 1BY.
Hillhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district.
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The post town for Hillhead is Southampton. Hillhead is in the SO45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Southampton.
The centre of Hillhead is located at position 50.80972° latitude and -1.32192° longitude.
The centre of Hillhead is located at the grid reference easting 447872 and northing 101349 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hillhead relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hillhead to the centre of the town.
Position of Hillhead relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hillhead to the centre of the city.