Where is Ripley?

Ripley is located in the county of Derbyshire, East Midlands, three miles north-west of the town of Heanor, nine miles north of the major city of Derby, and 119 miles north-west of London. Ripley lies three miles west of the Nottinghamshire border. Ripley falls within the district council of Amber Valley, under the county council of Derbyshire. It is in the DE5 postcode district. The post town for Ripley is Ripley.

Ripley on a map

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

Which county is Ripley in?

Ripley is in the ceremonial county of Derbyshire, the historic county of Derbyshire, and the administrative county of Derbyshire.

Ceremonial CountyDerbyshire
Historic CountyDerbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire

Where is Ripley in Derbyshire?

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

Location of Ripley within Derbyshire

What is the postcode for Ripley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ripley is DE5 3AA.

Where is Ripley in DE5?

Ripley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DE5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DE5 postcode district.

Location of Ripley within DE5

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What is the post town for Ripley?

The post town for Ripley is Ripley. Ripley is in the DE5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ripley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ripley?

The centre of Ripley is located at position 53.04908° latitude and -1.40674° longitude.

Latitude53.04908°
Longitude-1.40674°

What is the easting and northing of Ripley?

The centre of Ripley is located at the grid reference easting 439867 and northing 350367 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting439867
Northing350367

What are the nearest towns to Ripley?

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

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Ripley is 3 miles north-west of Heanor
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Ripley is 3 miles south of Alfreton
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Ripley is 4 miles north-east of Belper
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Ripley is 5 miles north-west of Eastwood
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Ripley is 7 miles north-west of Ilkeston
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Ripley is 7 miles north-west of Kimberley
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Ripley is 7 miles east of Wirksworth
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Ripley is 8 miles south-west of Kirkby-in-Ashfield
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Ripley is 8 miles south of Clay Cross
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Ripley is 8 miles south-west of Sutton in Ashfield

What are the nearest cities to Ripley?

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

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Ripley is 9 miles north of Derby
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Ripley is 12 miles north-west of Nottingham
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Ripley is 23 miles south of Sheffield
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Ripley is 31 miles north-east of Lichfield
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Ripley is 31 miles north of Leicester
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Ripley is 32 miles east of Stoke-on-Trent
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Ripley is 38 miles west of Lincoln
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Ripley is 44 miles south of Wakefield
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Ripley is 44 miles north-east of Wolverhampton
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Ripley is 45 miles north of Coventry