Where is Houss?

Houss is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, nine miles south-west of the town of Lerwick, 204 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 293 miles north of Edinburgh, and 593 miles north of London. Houss falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Houss is Shetland.

Houss on a map

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

Which county is Houss in?

Houss 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 Houss in Shetland?

Houss is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of Houss within Shetland

Where is Houss in ZE2?

Houss is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Houss within ZE2

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What is the post town for Houss?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Houss?

The centre of Houss is located at position 60.06601° latitude and -1.32358° longitude.

Latitude60.06601°
Longitude-1.32358°

What is the easting and northing of Houss?

The centre of Houss is located at the grid reference easting 437755 and northing 1131449 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting437755
Northing1131449

What are the nearest towns to Houss?

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

9m
Houss is 9 miles south-west of Lerwick
95m
Houss is 95 miles north-east of Kirkwall
103m
Houss is 103 miles north-east of Stromness
128m
Houss is 128 miles north-east of Thurso
129m
Houss is 129 miles north-east of Wick
166m
Houss is 166 miles north of Fraserburgh
166m
Houss is 166 miles north of Rosehearty
171m
Houss is 171 miles north of Macduff
172m
Houss is 172 miles north of Banff
172m
Houss is 172 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Houss?

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

204m
Houss is 204 miles north of Aberdeen
207m
Houss is 207 miles north-east of Inverness
257m
Houss is 257 miles north of Dundee
265m
Houss is 265 miles north of Perth
290m
Houss is 290 miles north of Stirling
293m
Houss is 293 miles north of Edinburgh
310m
Houss is 310 miles north of Glasgow
352m
Houss is 352 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
357m
Houss is 357 miles north of Sunderland
363m
Houss is 363 miles north of Carlisle

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