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Where is Leeds?

Leeds is located in the county of Kent, South East England, four miles south-east of the major town of Maidstone, and 37 miles south-east of London. Leeds falls within the district council of Maidstone, under the county council of Kent. It is in the ME17 postcode district. The post town for Leeds is Maidstone.

Leeds on a map

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

Which county is Leeds in?

Leeds is in the ceremonial county of Kent, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Kent.

Ceremonial CountyKent
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyKent

Where is Leeds in Kent?

Leeds is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Kent, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Kent.

Location of Leeds within Kent
Location of Leeds within Kent

What is the postcode for Leeds?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Leeds is ME17 1SQ.

Where is Leeds in ME17?

Leeds is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ME17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ME17 postcode district.

Location of Leeds within ME17
Location of Leeds within ME17

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What is the post town for Leeds?

The post town for Leeds is Maidstone. Leeds is in the ME17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Maidstone.

What is the latitude and longitude of Leeds?

The centre of Leeds is located at position 51.24669° latitude and 0.60693° longitude.

Latitude51.24669°
Longitude0.60693°

What is the easting and northing of Leeds?

The centre of Leeds is located at the grid reference easting 582044 and northing 152953 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting582044
Northing152953

What are the nearest towns to Leeds?

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

south-east
4m
Leeds is 4 miles south-east of Maidstone
south-west
9m
Leeds is 9 miles south-west of Sittingbourne
south
9m
Leeds is 9 miles south of Gillingham
south-east
9m
Leeds is 9 miles south-east of Snodland
east
9m
Leeds is 9 miles east of West Malling
south
10m
Leeds is 10 miles south of Chatham
north-east
10m
Leeds is 10 miles north-east of Paddock Wood
south-east
11m
Leeds is 11 miles south-east of Rochester
north
13m
Leeds is 13 miles north of Tenterden
south-west
13m
Leeds is 13 miles south-west of Queenborough

What are the nearest cities to Leeds?

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

west
21m
Leeds is 21 miles west of Canterbury
south
34m
Leeds is 34 miles south of Chelmsford
south-east
35m
Leeds is 35 miles south-east of City of London
south-east
36m
Leeds is 36 miles south-east of City of Westminster
south-east
37m
Leeds is 37 miles south-east of London
north-east
44m
Leeds is 44 miles north-east of Brighton and Hove
south-east
54m
Leeds is 54 miles south-east of St Albans
north-east
67m
Leeds is 67 miles north-east of Chichester
south
69m
Leeds is 69 miles south of Cambridge
north-east
80m
Leeds is 80 miles north-east of Portsmouth

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