Where is Newtown?

Newtown is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, four miles east of the town of Yarmouth, 13 miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 78 miles south-west of London. Newtown lies four miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Newtown falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

Newtown on a map

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

Which county is Newtown in?

Newtown 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 Newtown in Isle of Wight?

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

Location of Newtown within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Newtown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Newtown is PO30 4PA.

Where is Newtown in PO30?

Newtown is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Newtown within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Newtown?

The centre of Newtown is located at position 50.71386° latitude and -1.40097° longitude.

Latitude50.71386°
Longitude-1.40097°

What is the easting and northing of Newtown?

The centre of Newtown is located at the grid reference easting 442389 and northing 90641 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting442389
Northing90641

What are the nearest towns to Newtown?

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

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Newtown is 4 miles east of Yarmouth
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Newtown is 5 miles west of Newport
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Newtown is 6 miles south-west of Cowes
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Newtown is 6 miles south-west of East Cowes
7m
Newtown is 7 miles south-east of Lymington
10m
Newtown is 10 miles west of Ryde
11m
Newtown is 11 miles north-west of Shanklin
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Newtown is 11 miles east of New Milton
12m
Newtown is 12 miles west of Brading
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Newtown is 12 miles west of Sandown

What are the nearest cities to Newtown?

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

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Newtown is 13 miles south of Southampton
15m
Newtown is 15 miles south-west of Portsmouth
24m
Newtown is 24 miles south of Winchester
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Newtown is 29 miles west of Chichester
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Newtown is 30 miles south-east of Salisbury
56m
Newtown is 56 miles west of Brighton and Hove
62m
Newtown is 62 miles south-east of Bath
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Newtown is 64 miles south-east of Wells
72m
Newtown is 72 miles south of Oxford
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Newtown is 73 miles south-east of Bristol

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