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Where is Kingston?

Kingston is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, five miles south of the town of Newport, 15 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 80 miles south-west of London. Kingston was historically in the county of Hampshire. Kingston falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Kingston is Ventnor.

Kingston on a map

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

Which county is Kingston in?

Kingston is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Kingston in Isle of Wight?

Kingston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Kingston within Isle of Wight
Location of Kingston within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Kingston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kingston is PO38 2JZ.

Where is Kingston in PO38?

Kingston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO38 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Kingston within PO38
Location of Kingston within PO38

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What is the post town for Kingston?

The post town for Kingston is Ventnor. Kingston is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kingston?

The centre of Kingston is located at position 50.62951° latitude and -1.32324° longitude.

Latitude50.62951°
Longitude-1.32324°

What is the easting and northing of Kingston?

The centre of Kingston is located at the grid reference easting 447963 and northing 81309 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting447963
Northing81309

What are the nearest towns to Kingston?

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

south
5m
Kingston is 5 miles south of Newport
north-west
6m
Kingston is 6 miles north-west of Ventnor
west
6m
Kingston is 6 miles west of Shanklin
west
8m
Kingston is 8 miles west of Sandown
south-west
9m
Kingston is 9 miles south-west of Brading
south
9m
Kingston is 9 miles south of East Cowes
south
9m
Kingston is 9 miles south of Cowes
south-east
9m
Kingston is 9 miles south-east of Yarmouth
south-west
10m
Kingston is 10 miles south-west of Ryde
south-east
13m
Kingston is 13 miles south-east of Lymington

What are the nearest cities to Kingston?

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

south-west
15m
Kingston is 15 miles south-west of Portsmouth
south
19m
Kingston is 19 miles south of Southampton
south-west
28m
Kingston is 28 miles south-west of Chichester
south
30m
Kingston is 30 miles south of Winchester
south-east
37m
Kingston is 37 miles south-east of Salisbury
west
53m
Kingston is 53 miles west of Brighton and Hove
south-east
69m
Kingston is 69 miles south-east of Bath
south-east
70m
Kingston is 70 miles south-east of Wells
south
78m
Kingston is 78 miles south of Oxford
south-east
80m
Kingston is 80 miles south-east of Bristol