Where is Norton?

Norton is located in the county of South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, four miles north of the town of Adwick le Street, eight miles north of the major town of Doncaster, and 153 miles north of London. Norton lies just south of the North Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Norton falls within the unitary authority of Reading. It is in the DN6 postcode district. The post town for Norton is Doncaster.

Norton on a map

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

Which county is Norton in?

Norton is in the ceremonial county of South Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountySouth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Norton in South Yorkshire?

Norton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of South Yorkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of South Yorkshire.

Location of Norton within South Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Norton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Norton is DN6 9DJ.

Where is Norton in DN6?

Norton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DN6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DN6 postcode district.

Location of Norton within DN6

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What is the post town for Norton?

The post town for Norton is Doncaster. Norton is in the DN6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Doncaster.

What is the latitude and longitude of Norton?

The centre of Norton is located at position 53.63108° latitude and -1.17702° longitude.

Latitude53.63108°
Longitude-1.17702°

What is the easting and northing of Norton?

The centre of Norton is located at the grid reference easting 454520 and northing 415264 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting454520
Northing415264

What are the nearest towns to Norton?

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

4m
Norton is 4 miles north of Adwick le Street
5m
Norton is 5 miles north-east of South Elmsall
6m
Norton is 6 miles north of Bentley
6m
Norton is 6 miles south-east of Knottingley
6m
Norton is 6 miles north-east of South Kirkby
7m
Norton is 7 miles south-east of Pontefract
7m
Norton is 7 miles east of Hemsworth
8m
Norton is 8 miles north of Doncaster
8m
Norton is 8 miles east of Featherstone
8m
Norton is 8 miles north-east of Thurnscoe

What are the nearest cities to Norton?

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

14m
Norton is 14 miles east of Wakefield
19m
Norton is 19 miles south-east of Leeds
21m
Norton is 21 miles north-east of Sheffield
23m
Norton is 23 miles south of York
26m
Norton is 26 miles south-east of Bradford
36m
Norton is 36 miles west of Kingston upon Hull
38m
Norton is 38 miles south-east of Ripon
38m
Norton is 38 miles north-west of Lincoln
45m
Norton is 45 miles east of Manchester
47m
Norton is 47 miles north of Nottingham