Hockworthy is located in the county of Devon, South West England, six miles south-west of the town of Wiveliscombe, 18 miles north-east of the major city of Exeter, 36 miles south of Cardiff, and 146 miles west of London. Hockworthy lies just south-west of the Somerset border. Hockworthy falls within the district council of Mid Devon, under the county council of Devon. It is in the TA21 postcode district. The post town for Hockworthy is Wellington.
Hockworthy is in the ceremonial county of Devon, the historic county of Devon, and the administrative county of Devon.
Hockworthy is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Devon, and towards the easternmost extremity of Devon.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hockworthy is TA21 0NW.
Hockworthy is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TA21 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TA21 postcode district.
The post town for Hockworthy is Wellington. Hockworthy is in the TA21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wellington.
The centre of Hockworthy is located at position 50.96711° latitude and -3.3709° longitude.
The centre of Hockworthy is located at the grid reference easting 303832 and northing 119527 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hockworthy relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hockworthy to the centre of the town.
Position of Hockworthy relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hockworthy to the centre of the city.