Where is Littletown?

Littletown is located in the county of Durham, North East England, three miles south of the town of Hetton-le-Hole, nine miles south-west of the major city of Sunderland, and 233 miles north of London. Littletown lies roughly one mile south of the Tyne & Wear border. Littletown falls within the unitary authority of County Durham. It is in the DH6 postcode district. The post town for Littletown is Durham.

Littletown on a map

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

Which county is Littletown in?

Littletown is in the ceremonial county of Durham, the historic county of Durham, and the administrative county of County Durham.

Ceremonial CountyDurham
Historic CountyDurham
Administrative CountyCounty Durham

Where is Littletown in Durham?

Littletown is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Durham, and towards the easternmost extremity of Durham.

Location of Littletown within Durham

What is the postcode for Littletown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Littletown is DH6 1PZ.

Where is Littletown in DH6?

Littletown is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DH6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DH6 postcode district.

Location of Littletown within DH6

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What is the post town for Littletown?

The post town for Littletown is Durham. Littletown is in the DH6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Durham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Littletown?

The centre of Littletown is located at position 54.78405° latitude and -1.47403° longitude.

Latitude54.78405°
Longitude-1.47403°

What is the easting and northing of Littletown?

The centre of Littletown is located at the grid reference easting 433925 and northing 543365 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting433925
Northing543365

What are the nearest towns to Littletown?

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

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Littletown is 3 miles south of Hetton-le-Hole
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Littletown is 4 miles south of Houghton-le-Spring
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Littletown is 6 miles west of Peterlee
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Littletown is 7 miles south-east of Chester-le-Street
7m
Littletown is 7 miles south-west of Seaham
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Littletown is 7 miles north-east of Ferryhill
8m
Littletown is 8 miles north-east of Spennymoor
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Littletown is 8 miles south of Washington
9m
Littletown is 9 miles north of Sedgefield
10m
Littletown is 10 miles north-east of Willington

What are the nearest cities to Littletown?

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

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Littletown is 4 miles east of Durham
9m
Littletown is 9 miles south-west of Sunderland
14m
Littletown is 14 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne
45m
Littletown is 45 miles north of Ripon
59m
Littletown is 59 miles east of Carlisle
59m
Littletown is 59 miles north of York
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Littletown is 68 miles north of Leeds
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Littletown is 70 miles north of Bradford
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Littletown is 74 miles north-east of Lancaster
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Littletown is 76 miles north of Wakefield