Where is Housay?

Housay is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 23 miles north-east of the town of Lerwick, 231 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 322 miles north of Edinburgh, and 617 miles north of London. Housay falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Housay is Shetland.

Housay on a map

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

Which county is Housay in?

Housay is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Housay in Shetland?

Housay is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shetland, and towards the easternmost extremity of Shetland.

Location of Housay within Shetland

What is the postcode for Housay?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Housay is ZE2 9AS.

Where is Housay in ZE2?

Housay is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Housay within ZE2

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What is the post town for Housay?

The post town for Housay is Shetland. Housay is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Housay?

The centre of Housay is located at position 60.42276° latitude and -0.76357° longitude.

Latitude60.42276°
Longitude-0.76357°

What is the easting and northing of Housay?

The centre of Housay is located at the grid reference easting 468183 and northing 1171630 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting468183
Northing1171630

What are the nearest towns to Housay?

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

23m
Housay is 23 miles north-east of Lerwick
126m
Housay is 126 miles north-east of Kirkwall
134m
Housay is 134 miles north-east of Stromness
159m
Housay is 159 miles north-east of Thurso
160m
Housay is 160 miles north-east of Wick
194m
Housay is 194 miles north of Fraserburgh
195m
Housay is 195 miles north of Rosehearty
200m
Housay is 200 miles north of Macduff
201m
Housay is 201 miles north of Banff
202m
Housay is 202 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Housay?

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

231m
Housay is 231 miles north of Aberdeen
238m
Housay is 238 miles north-east of Inverness
286m
Housay is 286 miles north of Dundee
295m
Housay is 295 miles north of Perth
320m
Housay is 320 miles north of Stirling
322m
Housay is 322 miles north of Edinburgh
340m
Housay is 340 miles north of Glasgow
378m
Housay is 378 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
383m
Housay is 383 miles north of Sunderland
391m
Housay is 391 miles north of Carlisle

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