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Where is Knaresborough?

Knaresborough is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles east of the major town of Harrogate, 151 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 181 miles north of London. Knaresborough lies five miles north-east of the West Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Knaresborough falls within the district council of Harrogate, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the HG5 postcode district. The post town for Knaresborough is Knaresborough.

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

Knaresborough on a map

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

Which county is Knaresborough in?

Knaresborough is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire

Where is Knaresborough in North Yorkshire?

Knaresborough is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of North Yorkshire.

Map showing location of Knaresborough within North Yorkshire
Location of Knaresborough within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Knaresborough?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Knaresborough is HG5 0ES.

Where is Knaresborough in HG5?

Knaresborough is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HG5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HG5 postcode district.

Map showing location of Knaresborough within HG5
Location of Knaresborough within HG5

What is the post town for Knaresborough?

The post town for Knaresborough is Knaresborough. Knaresborough is in the HG5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Knaresborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Knaresborough?

The centre of Knaresborough is located at position 54.00736° latitude and -1.4646° longitude.

Latitude54.00736°
Longitude-1.4646°

What is the easting and northing of Knaresborough?

The centre of Knaresborough is located at the grid reference easting 435188 and northing 456948 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting435188
Northing456948

What are the nearest towns to Knaresborough?

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

east
3m
Knaresborough is 3 miles east of Harrogate
north-west
6m
Knaresborough is 6 miles north-west of Wetherby
south-west
7m
Knaresborough is 7 miles south-west of Boroughbridge
north-east
12m
Knaresborough is 12 miles north-east of Otley
north-west
12m
Knaresborough is 12 miles north-west of Tadcaster
south-east
13m
Knaresborough is 13 miles south-east of Pateley Bridge
north-east
13m
Knaresborough is 13 miles north-east of Yeadon
south-west
13m
Knaresborough is 13 miles south-west of Easingwold
north-east
14m
Knaresborough is 14 miles north-east of Guiseley
north
15m
Knaresborough is 15 miles north of Garforth

What are the nearest cities to Knaresborough?

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

south
9m
Knaresborough is 9 miles south of Ripon
north
15m
Knaresborough is 15 miles north of Leeds
west
16m
Knaresborough is 16 miles west of York
north-east
19m
Knaresborough is 19 miles north-east of Bradford
north
22m
Knaresborough is 22 miles north of Wakefield
north
43m
Knaresborough is 43 miles north of Sheffield
north-east
49m
Knaresborough is 49 miles north-east of Manchester
west
50m
Knaresborough is 50 miles west of Kingston upon Hull
north-east
50m
Knaresborough is 50 miles north-east of Salford
east
53m
Knaresborough is 53 miles east of Preston

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