1. Pencoed

Where is Pencoed?

Pencoed is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, four miles east of the town of Bridgend, 20 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 14 miles west of Cardiff, and 145 miles west of London. Pencoed lies just north-west of the South Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pencoed falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF35 postcode district. The post town for Pencoed is Bridgend.

Pencoed on a map

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

Which county is Pencoed in?

Pencoed is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyPen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend

Where is Pencoed in Mid Glamorgan?

Pencoed is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Pencoed within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pencoed?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pencoed is CF35 5NP.

Where is Pencoed in CF35?

Pencoed is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF35 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF35 postcode district.

Location of Pencoed within CF35

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What is the post town for Pencoed?

The post town for Pencoed is Bridgend. Pencoed is in the CF35 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pencoed?

The centre of Pencoed is located at position 51.52377° latitude and -3.50024° longitude.

Latitude51.52377°
Longitude-3.50024°

What is the easting and northing of Pencoed?

The centre of Pencoed is located at the grid reference easting 296015 and northing 181607 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting296015
Northing181607

What are the nearest towns to Pencoed?

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

4m
Pencoed is 4 miles east of Bridgend
5m
Pencoed is 5 miles north-west of Cowbridge
5m
Pencoed is 5 miles west of Talbot Green
6m
Pencoed is 6 miles west of Llantrisant
7m
Pencoed is 7 miles south-west of Porth
7m
Pencoed is 7 miles south of Tonypandy
7m
Pencoed is 7 miles south-east of Pontycymer
8m
Pencoed is 8 miles north of Llantwit Major
9m
Pencoed is 9 miles south of Rhondda
9m
Pencoed is 9 miles south-west of Pontypridd

What are the nearest cities to Pencoed?

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

14m
Pencoed is 14 miles west of Cardiff
20m
Pencoed is 20 miles east of Swansea
22m
Pencoed is 22 miles west of Newport
39m
Pencoed is 39 miles west of Bristol
43m
Pencoed is 43 miles north-west of Wells
50m
Pencoed is 50 miles south-west of Hereford
50m
Pencoed is 50 miles west of Bath
55m
Pencoed is 55 miles north of Exeter
59m
Pencoed is 59 miles south-west of Gloucester
72m
Pencoed is 72 miles south-west of Worcester

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