1. Rumford

Where is Rumford?

Rumford is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Grangemouth, 22 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 20 miles west of Edinburgh, 312 miles north of Cardiff, and 341 miles north-west of London. Rumford lies two miles north-west of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Rumford falls within the unitary authority of Falkirk. It is in the FK2 postcode district. The post town for Rumford is Falkirk.

Rumford on a map

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

Which county is Rumford in?

Rumford is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of Falkirk.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyFalkirk

Where is Rumford in Stirling and Falkirk?

Rumford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Rumford within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Rumford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rumford is FK2 0SZ.

Where is Rumford in FK2?

Rumford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the FK2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the FK2 postcode district.

Location of Rumford within FK2

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What is the post town for Rumford?

The post town for Rumford is Falkirk. Rumford is in the FK2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Falkirk.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rumford?

The centre of Rumford is located at position 55.97605° latitude and -3.71185° longitude.

Latitude55.97605°
Longitude-3.71185°

What is the easting and northing of Rumford?

The centre of Rumford is located at the grid reference easting 293271 and northing 677219 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting293271
Northing677219

What are the nearest towns to Rumford?

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

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Rumford is 3 miles south of Grangemouth
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Rumford is 3 miles south-east of Falkirk
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Rumford is 4 miles west of Linlithgow
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Rumford is 5 miles south-west of Bo'ness
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Rumford is 5 miles north of Armadale
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Rumford is 6 miles north-west of Bathgate
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Rumford is 6 miles south-west of Culross
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Rumford is 8 miles north of Whitburn
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Rumford is 8 miles north-west of Blackburn
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Rumford is 8 miles south-east of Denny

What are the nearest cities to Rumford?

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

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Rumford is 13 miles south-east of Stirling
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Rumford is 20 miles west of Edinburgh
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Rumford is 22 miles east of Glasgow
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Rumford is 31 miles south of Perth
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Rumford is 44 miles south-west of Dundee
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Rumford is 81 miles north of Carlisle
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Rumford is 102 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Rumford is 106 miles south of Inverness
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Rumford is 108 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rumford is 118 miles north-west of Sunderland

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