Where is Hillside?

Hillside is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, nine miles south of the town of Kirkwall, 122 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 201 miles north of Edinburgh, 510 miles north of Cardiff, and 519 miles north of London. Hillside falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Hillside is Orkney.

Hillside on a map

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

Which county is Hillside in?

Hillside is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Hillside in Orkney?

Hillside is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Hillside within Orkney

What is the postcode for Hillside?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillside is KW17 2SX.

Where is Hillside in KW17?

Hillside is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Hillside within KW17

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What is the post town for Hillside?

The post town for Hillside is Orkney. Hillside is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hillside?

The centre of Hillside is located at position 58.85614° latitude and -2.93171° longitude.

Latitude58.85614°
Longitude-2.93171°

What is the easting and northing of Hillside?

The centre of Hillside is located at the grid reference easting 346347 and northing 996898 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting346347
Northing996898

What are the nearest towns to Hillside?

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

9m
Hillside is 9 miles south of Kirkwall
15m
Hillside is 15 miles south-east of Stromness
28m
Hillside is 28 miles north-east of Thurso
29m
Hillside is 29 miles north of Wick
78m
Hillside is 78 miles north-east of Dornoch
80m
Hillside is 80 miles north of Lossiemouth
80m
Hillside is 80 miles north of Findochty
81m
Hillside is 81 miles north of Cullen
82m
Hillside is 82 miles north of Portsoy
82m
Hillside is 82 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Hillside?

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

106m
Hillside is 106 miles north-east of Inverness
122m
Hillside is 122 miles north of Aberdeen
166m
Hillside is 166 miles north of Dundee
171m
Hillside is 171 miles north of Perth
193m
Hillside is 193 miles north of Stirling
201m
Hillside is 201 miles north of Edinburgh
213m
Hillside is 213 miles north of Glasgow
273m
Hillside is 273 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
274m
Hillside is 274 miles north of Carlisle
280m
Hillside is 280 miles north of Sunderland

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