Where is Newton?

Newton is located in the county of Norfolk, Eastern England, four miles north of the town of Swaffham, 25 miles west of the major city of Norwich, and 90 miles north of London. Newton falls within the district council of Breckland, under the county council of Norfolk. It is in the PE32 postcode district. The post town for Newton is King's Lynn.

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

Which county is Newton in?

Newton is in the ceremonial county of Norfolk, the historic county of Norfolk, and the administrative county of Norfolk.

Ceremonial CountyNorfolk
Historic CountyNorfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk

Where is Newton in Norfolk?

Newton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Norfolk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Norfolk.

Location of Newton within Norfolk

What is the postcode for Newton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Newton is PE32 2BX.

Where is Newton in PE32?

Newton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PE32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PE32 postcode district.

Location of Newton within PE32

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What is the post town for Newton?

The post town for Newton is King's Lynn. Newton is in the PE32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of King's Lynn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at position 52.70478° latitude and 0.70665° longitude.

Latitude52.70478°
Longitude0.70665°

What is the easting and northing of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at the grid reference easting 582965 and northing 315337 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting582965
Northing315337

What are the nearest towns to Newton?

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

4m
Newton is 4 miles north of Swaffham
10m
Newton is 10 miles west of Dereham
10m
Newton is 10 miles south-west of Fakenham
10m
Newton is 10 miles north-west of Watton
13m
Newton is 13 miles east of King's Lynn
14m
Newton is 14 miles north-west of Hingham
16m
Newton is 16 miles north-east of Downham Market
17m
Newton is 17 miles west of Reepham
18m
Newton is 18 miles north of Brandon
18m
Newton is 18 miles south of Wells-next-the-Sea

What are the nearest cities to Newton?

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

25m
Newton is 25 miles west of Norwich
28m
Newton is 28 miles north-east of Ely
41m
Newton is 41 miles east of Peterborough
43m
Newton is 43 miles north-east of Cambridge
64m
Newton is 64 miles south-east of Lincoln
68m
Newton is 68 miles north of Chelmsford
78m
Newton is 78 miles east of Leicester
79m
Newton is 79 miles north-east of St Albans
80m
Newton is 80 miles east of Nottingham
84m
Newton is 84 miles south-east of Kingston upon Hull

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