Oldham is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile east of the town of Chadderton, 149 miles north of Cardiff, and 163 miles north-west of London. Oldham lies six miles south-west of the West Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Oldham falls within the metropolitan district council of Oldham. It is in the OL1 postcode district. The post town for Oldham is Oldham.
Oldham is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.
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Oldham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater Manchester.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Oldham is OL1 1NY.
Oldham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OL1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OL1 postcode district.
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The post town for Oldham is Oldham. Oldham is in the OL1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oldham.
The centre of Oldham is located at position 53.54216° latitude and -2.11596° longitude.
The centre of Oldham is located at the grid reference easting 392413 and northing 405064 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Oldham relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Oldham to the centre of the town.
Position of Oldham relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Oldham to the centre of the city.