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Where is Ilkeston?

Ilkeston is located in the county of Derbyshire, East Midlands, three miles south-west of the town of Kimberley, seven miles west of the major city of Nottingham, and 112 miles north-west of London. Ilkeston lies just south-west of the Nottinghamshire border. Ilkeston falls within the district council of Erewash, under the county council of Derbyshire. It is in the DE7 postcode district. The post town for Ilkeston is Ilkeston.

COVID-19: Ilkeston coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Derbyshire case numbers. This Ilkeston coronavirus map shows the position of Ilkeston within Derbyshire, along with the number of cases in Derbyshire and each of the surrounding areas.

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

Which county is Ilkeston in?

Ilkeston is in the ceremonial county of Derbyshire, the historic county of Derbyshire, and the administrative county of Derbyshire.

Ceremonial CountyDerbyshire
Historic CountyDerbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire

Where is Ilkeston in Derbyshire?

Ilkeston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Derbyshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Derbyshire.

Map showing location of Ilkeston within Derbyshire
Location of Ilkeston within Derbyshire

What is the postcode for Ilkeston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ilkeston is DE7 5QE.

Where is Ilkeston in DE7?

Ilkeston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DE7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DE7 postcode district.

Map showing location of Ilkeston within DE7
Location of Ilkeston within DE7

What is the post town for Ilkeston?

The post town for Ilkeston is Ilkeston. Ilkeston is in the DE7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ilkeston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ilkeston?

The centre of Ilkeston is located at position 52.96974° latitude and -1.3093° longitude.

Latitude52.96974°
Longitude-1.3093°

What is the easting and northing of Ilkeston?

The centre of Ilkeston is located at the grid reference easting 446484 and northing 341599 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting446484
Northing341599

What are the nearest towns to Ilkeston?

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

south-west
3m
Ilkeston is 3 miles south-west of Kimberley
north-west
3m
Ilkeston is 3 miles north-west of Stapleford
south
3m
Ilkeston is 3 miles south of Eastwood
north
3m
Ilkeston is 3 miles north of Sandiacre
south-east
3m
Ilkeston is 3 miles south-east of Heanor
north-west
5m
Ilkeston is 5 miles north-west of Beeston
north
5m
Ilkeston is 5 miles north of Long Eaton
south-west
6m
Ilkeston is 6 miles south-west of Hucknall
south-east
7m
Ilkeston is 7 miles south-east of Ripley
west
8m
Ilkeston is 8 miles west of West Bridgford

What are the nearest cities to Ilkeston?

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

west
7m
Ilkeston is 7 miles west of Nottingham
north-east
8m
Ilkeston is 8 miles north-east of Derby
north
24m
Ilkeston is 24 miles north of Leicester
south
29m
Ilkeston is 29 miles south of Sheffield
north-east
29m
Ilkeston is 29 miles north-east of Lichfield
east
36m
Ilkeston is 36 miles east of Stoke-on-Trent
south-west
37m
Ilkeston is 37 miles south-west of Lincoln
north
40m
Ilkeston is 40 miles north of Coventry
north-east
42m
Ilkeston is 42 miles north-east of Birmingham
north-east
43m
Ilkeston is 43 miles north-east of Wolverhampton

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