Where is Rhigos?

Rhigos is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles east of the town of Glyn-neath, 18 miles north-east of the major city of Swansea, 25 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 148 miles west of London. Rhigos lies just east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Rhigos falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF44 postcode district. The post town for Rhigos is Aberdare.

Rhigos on a map

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

Which county is Rhigos in?

Rhigos is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyRhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf

Where is Rhigos in Mid Glamorgan?

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

Location of Rhigos within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Rhigos?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rhigos is CF44 9AX.

Where is Rhigos in CF44?

Rhigos is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF44 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF44 postcode district.

Location of Rhigos within CF44

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What is the post town for Rhigos?

The post town for Rhigos is Aberdare. Rhigos is in the CF44 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Aberdare.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rhigos?

The centre of Rhigos is located at position 51.74159° latitude and -3.56271° longitude.

Latitude51.74159°
Longitude-3.56271°

What is the easting and northing of Rhigos?

The centre of Rhigos is located at the grid reference easting 292199 and northing 205921 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting292199
Northing205921

What are the nearest towns to Rhigos?

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

3m
Rhigos is 3 miles east of Glyn-neath
5m
Rhigos is 5 miles north of Treherbert
5m
Rhigos is 5 miles north-west of Aberdare
6m
Rhigos is 6 miles north of Treorchy
7m
Rhigos is 7 miles north-west of Rhondda
7m
Rhigos is 7 miles north-west of Ferndale
8m
Rhigos is 8 miles west of Merthyr Tydfil
9m
Rhigos is 9 miles east of Ystradgynlais
9m
Rhigos is 9 miles north-west of Mountain Ash
9m
Rhigos is 9 miles north of Pontycymer

What are the nearest cities to Rhigos?

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

18m
Rhigos is 18 miles north-east of Swansea
25m
Rhigos is 25 miles north-west of Cardiff
27m
Rhigos is 27 miles north-west of Newport
42m
Rhigos is 42 miles south-west of Hereford
46m
Rhigos is 46 miles north-west of Bristol
54m
Rhigos is 54 miles north-west of Wells
57m
Rhigos is 57 miles west of Gloucester
57m
Rhigos is 57 miles north-west of Bath
65m
Rhigos is 65 miles south-west of Worcester
70m
Rhigos is 70 miles north of Exeter

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