Rivenhall is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, two miles north of the town of Witham, ten miles north-east of the major city of Chelmsford, and 40 miles north-east of London. Rivenhall falls within the district council of Braintree, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CM8 postcode district. The post town for Rivenhall is Witham.
Rivenhall is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.
Rivenhall is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Essex, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Essex.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Rivenhall is CM8 3PQ.
Rivenhall is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CM8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CM8 postcode district.
The post town for Rivenhall is Witham. Rivenhall is in the CM8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Witham.
The centre of Rivenhall is located at position 51.82638° latitude and 0.65246° longitude.
The centre of Rivenhall is located at the grid reference easting 582883 and northing 217522 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Rivenhall relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Rivenhall to the centre of the town.
Position of Rivenhall relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Rivenhall to the centre of the city.