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Where is Horsforth?

Horsforth is located in the county of West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles south-east of the town of Yeadon, five miles north-west of the major city of Leeds, 159 miles south of Edinburgh, and 173 miles north-west of London. Horsforth lies five miles south of the North Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Horsforth falls within the metropolitan district council of Leeds. It is in the LS18 postcode district. The post town for Horsforth is Leeds.

Horsforth on a map

Map showing extent of Horsforth as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Horsforth
Map showing location of Horsforth within the UK
Location of Horsforth within the UK

Which county is Horsforth in?

Horsforth is in the ceremonial county of West Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyWest Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Horsforth in West Yorkshire?

Horsforth is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Yorkshire.

Map showing location of Horsforth within West Yorkshire
Location of Horsforth within West Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Horsforth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Horsforth is LS18 5JB.

Where is Horsforth in LS18?

Horsforth is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LS18 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LS18 postcode district.

Map showing location of Horsforth within LS18
Location of Horsforth within LS18

What is the post town for Horsforth?

The post town for Horsforth is Leeds. Horsforth is in the LS18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Leeds.

What is the latitude and longitude of Horsforth?

The centre of Horsforth is located at position 53.83662° latitude and -1.64349° longitude.

Latitude53.83662°
Longitude-1.64349°

What is the easting and northing of Horsforth?

The centre of Horsforth is located at the grid reference easting 423559 and northing 437877 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting423559
Northing437877

What are the nearest towns to Horsforth?

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

south-east
3m
Horsforth is 3 miles south-east of Yeadon
north
3m
Horsforth is 3 miles north of Pudsey
south-east
4m
Horsforth is 4 miles south-east of Guiseley
east
5m
Horsforth is 5 miles east of Baildon
south-east
5m
Horsforth is 5 miles south-east of Otley
east
6m
Horsforth is 6 miles east of Shipley
north
6m
Horsforth is 6 miles north of Morley
east
8m
Horsforth is 8 miles east of Bingley
north
8m
Horsforth is 8 miles north of Cleckheaton
north
8m
Horsforth is 8 miles north of Batley

What are the nearest cities to Horsforth?

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

north-west
5m
Horsforth is 5 miles north-west of Leeds
north-east
6m
Horsforth is 6 miles north-east of Bradford
north-west
12m
Horsforth is 12 miles north-west of Wakefield
south
21m
Horsforth is 21 miles south of Ripon
west
24m
Horsforth is 24 miles west of York
north
32m
Horsforth is 32 miles north of Sheffield
north-east
35m
Horsforth is 35 miles north-east of Manchester
north-east
36m
Horsforth is 36 miles north-east of Salford
east
44m
Horsforth is 44 miles east of Preston
east
50m
Horsforth is 50 miles east of Lancaster

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