Where is Ridge Hill?

Ridge Hill is located in the county of West Midlands, West Midlands, one mile south of the town of Kingswinford, four miles south-west of the major town of Dudley, 82 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 109 miles north-west of London. Ridge Hill lies just south of the Staffordshire border, and was historically in the county of Staffordshire. Ridge Hill falls within the metropolitan district council of Dudley. It is in the DY8 postcode district. The post town for Ridge Hill is Stourbridge.

Ridge Hill on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Ridge Hill
Location of Ridge Hill within the UK

Which county is Ridge Hill in?

Ridge Hill is in the ceremonial county of West Midlands, and the historic county of Staffordshire.

Ceremonial CountyWest Midlands
Historic CountyStaffordshire

Where is Ridge Hill in West Midlands?

Ridge Hill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Midlands, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Midlands.

Location of Ridge Hill within West Midlands

What is the postcode for Ridge Hill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ridge Hill is DY8 5ST.

Where is Ridge Hill in DY8?

Ridge Hill is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DY8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DY8 postcode district.

Location of Ridge Hill within DY8

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What is the post town for Ridge Hill?

The post town for Ridge Hill is Stourbridge. Ridge Hill is in the DY8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stourbridge.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ridge Hill?

The centre of Ridge Hill is located at position 52.48339° latitude and -2.15609° longitude.

Latitude52.48339°
Longitude-2.15609°

What is the easting and northing of Ridge Hill?

The centre of Ridge Hill is located at the grid reference easting 389497 and northing 287285 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting389497
Northing287285

What are the nearest towns to Ridge Hill?

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

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Ridge Hill is 1 mile south of Kingswinford
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Ridge Hill is 2 miles north of Stourbridge
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Ridge Hill is 2 miles west of Brierley Hill
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Ridge Hill is 4 miles south-west of Dudley
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Ridge Hill is 4 miles south of Sedgley
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Ridge Hill is 5 miles north-west of Halesowen
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Ridge Hill is 5 miles west of Rowley Regis
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Ridge Hill is 5 miles west of Blackheath
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Ridge Hill is 5 miles south-west of Coseley
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Ridge Hill is 6 miles west of Oldbury

What are the nearest cities to Ridge Hill?

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

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Ridge Hill is 7 miles south of Wolverhampton
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Ridge Hill is 11 miles west of Birmingham
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Ridge Hill is 20 miles south-west of Lichfield
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Ridge Hill is 20 miles north of Worcester
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Ridge Hill is 28 miles west of Coventry
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Ridge Hill is 37 miles south of Stoke-on-Trent
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Ridge Hill is 38 miles north-east of Hereford
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Ridge Hill is 42 miles south-west of Derby
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Ridge Hill is 43 miles north of Gloucester
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Ridge Hill is 44 miles west of Leicester

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