Where is Horton?

Horton is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, nine miles south of the town of Llanelli, 12 miles west of the major city of Swansea, 44 miles west of Cardiff, and 176 miles west of London. Horton was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Horton falls within the unitary authority of Abertawe - Swansea. It is in the SA3 postcode district. The post town for Horton is Swansea.

Horton on a map

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

Which county is Horton in?

Horton is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Abertawe - Swansea.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyAbertawe - Swansea

Where is Horton in West Glamorgan?

Horton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Glamorgan.

Location of Horton within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Horton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Horton is SA3 1LB.

Where is Horton in SA3?

Horton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SA3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA3 postcode district.

Location of Horton within SA3

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What is the post town for Horton?

The post town for Horton is Swansea. Horton is in the SA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swansea.

What is the latitude and longitude of Horton?

The centre of Horton is located at position 51.54976° latitude and -4.20176° longitude.

Latitude51.54976°
Longitude-4.20176°

What is the easting and northing of Horton?

The centre of Horton is located at the grid reference easting 247437 and northing 185728 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting247437
Northing185728

What are the nearest towns to Horton?

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

9m
Horton is 9 miles south of Llanelli
10m
Horton is 10 miles south of Burry Port
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Horton is 10 miles south-west of Loughor
11m
Horton is 11 miles south-west of Gorseinon
13m
Horton is 13 miles south-west of Pontarddulais
14m
Horton is 14 miles south of Kidwelly
18m
Horton is 18 miles west of Port Talbot
19m
Horton is 19 miles south-west of Neath
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Horton is 19 miles south-east of Laugharne
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Horton is 19 miles south-west of Ammanford

What are the nearest cities to Horton?

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

12m
Horton is 12 miles west of Swansea
44m
Horton is 44 miles west of Cardiff
51m
Horton is 51 miles south-east of St Davids
52m
Horton is 52 miles west of Newport
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Horton is 64 miles north-west of Exeter
69m
Horton is 69 miles west of Bristol
71m
Horton is 71 miles west of Wells
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Horton is 73 miles south-west of Hereford
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Horton is 80 miles west of Bath
82m
Horton is 82 miles north of Plymouth

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