Where is Oldbury?

Oldbury is located in the county of West Midlands, West Midlands, one mile south-west of the major town of West Bromwich, 86 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 106 miles north-west of London. Oldbury lies four miles north of the Worcestershire border, and was historically in the county of Worcestershire. Oldbury falls within the metropolitan district council of Sandwell. It is in the B69 postcode district. The post town for Oldbury is Oldbury.

Oldbury on a map

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

Which county is Oldbury in?

Oldbury is in the ceremonial county of West Midlands, and the historic county of Worcestershire.

Ceremonial CountyWest Midlands
Historic CountyWorcestershire

Where is Oldbury in West Midlands?

Oldbury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Midlands, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Midlands.

Location of Oldbury within West Midlands

What is the postcode for Oldbury?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Oldbury is B69 3AF.

Where is Oldbury in B69?

Oldbury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the B69 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the B69 postcode district.

Location of Oldbury within B69

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What is the post town for Oldbury?

The post town for Oldbury is Oldbury. Oldbury is in the B69 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oldbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Oldbury?

The centre of Oldbury is located at position 52.50509° latitude and -2.01593° longitude.

Latitude52.50509°
Longitude-2.01593°

What is the easting and northing of Oldbury?

The centre of Oldbury is located at the grid reference easting 399016 and northing 289688 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting399016
Northing289688

What are the nearest towns to Oldbury?

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

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Oldbury is 1 mile south-west of West Bromwich
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Oldbury is 2 miles north-east of Rowley Regis
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Oldbury is 2 miles north-west of Smethwick
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Oldbury is 2 miles north-east of Blackheath
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Oldbury is 3 miles south of Tipton
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Oldbury is 3 miles east of Dudley
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Oldbury is 3 miles south of Wednesbury
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Oldbury is 4 miles south-east of Coseley
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Oldbury is 4 miles north-east of Halesowen
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Oldbury is 4 miles north-east of Brierley Hill

What are the nearest cities to Oldbury?

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

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Oldbury is 5 miles west of Birmingham
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Oldbury is 7 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Oldbury is 15 miles south-west of Lichfield
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Oldbury is 23 miles west of Coventry
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Oldbury is 23 miles north of Worcester
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Oldbury is 36 miles south of Stoke-on-Trent
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Oldbury is 37 miles south-west of Derby
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Oldbury is 38 miles west of Leicester
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Oldbury is 43 miles north-east of Hereford
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Oldbury is 45 miles north of Gloucester

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