Where is Porchfield?

Porchfield is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, four miles west of the town of Newport, 13 miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 77 miles south-west of London. Porchfield lies four miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Porchfield falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

Porchfield on a map

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

Which county is Porchfield in?

Porchfield 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 Porchfield in Isle of Wight?

Porchfield 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 Porchfield within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Porchfield?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Porchfield is PO30 4LP.

Where is Porchfield in PO30?

Porchfield is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Porchfield within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Porchfield?

The centre of Porchfield is located at position 50.71884° latitude and -1.36935° longitude.

Latitude50.71884°
Longitude-1.36935°

What is the easting and northing of Porchfield?

The centre of Porchfield is located at the grid reference easting 444617 and northing 91214 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting444617
Northing91214

What are the nearest towns to Porchfield?

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

4m
Porchfield is 4 miles west of Newport
4m
Porchfield is 4 miles south-west of Cowes
4m
Porchfield is 4 miles south-west of East Cowes
6m
Porchfield is 6 miles east of Yarmouth
8m
Porchfield is 8 miles east of Lymington
9m
Porchfield is 9 miles west of Ryde
10m
Porchfield is 10 miles west of Brading
10m
Porchfield is 10 miles north-west of Shanklin
11m
Porchfield is 11 miles north-west of Sandown
11m
Porchfield is 11 miles north-west of Ventnor

What are the nearest cities to Porchfield?

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

13m
Porchfield is 13 miles south of Southampton
13m
Porchfield is 13 miles south-west of Portsmouth
24m
Porchfield is 24 miles south of Winchester
27m
Porchfield is 27 miles west of Chichester
31m
Porchfield is 31 miles south-east of Salisbury
54m
Porchfield is 54 miles west of Brighton and Hove
63m
Porchfield is 63 miles south-east of Bath
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Porchfield is 65 miles south-east of Wells
72m
Porchfield is 72 miles south of Oxford
74m
Porchfield is 74 miles south-east of Bristol