Ringwood is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, five miles south-east of the town of Verwood, nine miles north-east of the major town of Bournemouth, 74 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 86 miles south-west of London. Ringwood lies just east of the Dorset border. Ringwood falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the BH24 postcode district. The post town for Ringwood is Ringwood.
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Ringwood is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.
Ringwood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Hampshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Ringwood is BH24 1BZ.
Ringwood is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BH24 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BH24 postcode district.
The post town for Ringwood is Ringwood. Ringwood is in the BH24 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ringwood.
The centre of Ringwood is located at position 50.84604° latitude and -1.79109° longitude.
The centre of Ringwood is located at the grid reference easting 414804 and northing 105190 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Ringwood relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ringwood to the centre of the town.
Position of Ringwood relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ringwood to the centre of the city.