Ringstead is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, two miles north-west of the town of Raunds, 16 miles north of the major town of Bedford, and 61 miles north of London. Ringstead lies two miles west of the Cambridgeshire border. Ringstead falls within the district council of East Northamptonshire, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the NN14 postcode district. The post town for Ringstead is Kettering.
Ringstead is in the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, the historic county of Northamptonshire, and the administrative county of Northamptonshire.
Ringstead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Northamptonshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Northamptonshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Ringstead is NN14 4DQ.
Ringstead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district.
The post town for Ringstead is Kettering. Ringstead is in the NN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kettering.
The centre of Ringstead is located at position 52.36609° latitude and -0.55247° longitude.
The centre of Ringstead is located at the grid reference easting 498658 and northing 275213 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Ringstead relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ringstead to the centre of the town.
Position of Ringstead relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ringstead to the centre of the city.