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Where is Potton?

Potton is located in the county of Bedfordshire, Eastern England, three miles east of the town of Sandy, 11 miles east of the major town of Bedford, and 42 miles north of London. Potton lies roughly one mile south-west of the Cambridgeshire border. Potton falls within the unitary authority of Central Bedfordshire. It is in the SG19 postcode district. The post town for Potton is Sandy.

COVID-19: Potton coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Central Bedfordshire case numbers. This Potton coronavirus map shows the position of Potton within Central Bedfordshire, along with the number of cases in Central Bedfordshire and each of the surrounding areas.

Potton on a map

Map showing extent of Potton as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Potton
Map showing location of Potton within the UK
Location of Potton within the UK

Which county is Potton in?

Potton is in the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire, the historic county of Bedfordshire, and the administrative county of Central Bedfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyBedfordshire
Historic CountyBedfordshire
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire

Where is Potton in Bedfordshire?

Potton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Bedfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Bedfordshire.

Map showing location of Potton within Bedfordshire
Location of Potton within Bedfordshire

What is the postcode for Potton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Potton is SG19 2NP.

Where is Potton in SG19?

Potton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SG19 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SG19 postcode district.

Map showing location of Potton within SG19
Location of Potton within SG19

What is the post town for Potton?

The post town for Potton is Sandy. Potton is in the SG19 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sandy.

What is the latitude and longitude of Potton?

The centre of Potton is located at position 52.12783° latitude and -0.21372° longitude.

Latitude52.12783°
Longitude-0.21372°

What is the easting and northing of Potton?

The centre of Potton is located at the grid reference easting 522375 and northing 249229 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting522375
Northing249229

What are the nearest towns to Potton?

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

east
3m
Potton is 3 miles east of Sandy
north-east
4m
Potton is 4 miles north-east of Biggleswade
south
7m
Potton is 7 miles south of St Neots
north
8m
Potton is 8 miles north of Stotfold
north-east
8m
Potton is 8 miles north-east of Shefford
north
10m
Potton is 10 miles north of Baldock
north-west
10m
Potton is 10 miles north-west of Royston
north
10m
Potton is 10 miles north of Letchworth
east
11m
Potton is 11 miles east of Bedford
east
12m
Potton is 12 miles east of Kempston

What are the nearest cities to Potton?

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

west
15m
Potton is 15 miles west of Cambridge
north
27m
Potton is 27 miles north of St Albans
south-west
28m
Potton is 28 miles south-west of Ely
south
31m
Potton is 31 miles south of Peterborough
north-west
40m
Potton is 40 miles north-west of Chelmsford
north
43m
Potton is 43 miles north of City of London
north
43m
Potton is 43 miles north of London
north
44m
Potton is 44 miles north of City of Westminster
north-east
52m
Potton is 52 miles north-east of Oxford
south-east
52m
Potton is 52 miles south-east of Leicester

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