Where is Salford?

Salford is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles west of the town of Chipping Norton, 19 miles north-west of the major city of Oxford, and 69 miles north-west of London. Salford lies roughly one mile south of the Warwickshire border. Salford falls within the district council of West Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX7 postcode district. The post town for Salford is Chipping Norton.

Salford on a map

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

Which county is Salford in?

Salford is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Salford in Oxfordshire?

Salford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Salford within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Salford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Salford is OX7 5YS.

Where is Salford in OX7?

Salford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX7 postcode district.

Location of Salford within OX7

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What is the post town for Salford?

The post town for Salford is Chipping Norton. Salford is in the OX7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chipping Norton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Salford?

The centre of Salford is located at position 51.94956° latitude and -1.58011° longitude.

Latitude51.94956°
Longitude-1.58011°

What is the easting and northing of Salford?

The centre of Salford is located at the grid reference easting 428956 and northing 227979 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting428956
Northing227979

What are the nearest towns to Salford?

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

2m
Salford is 2 miles west of Chipping Norton
6m
Salford is 6 miles south-east of Moreton-in-Marsh
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Salford is 6 miles east of Stow-on-the-Wold
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Salford is 7 miles north-west of Charlbury
8m
Salford is 8 miles south of Shipston-on-Stour
10m
Salford is 10 miles north of Burford
11m
Salford is 11 miles south-east of Chipping Campden
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Salford is 12 miles north-west of Woodstock
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Salford is 12 miles north of Witney
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Salford is 13 miles south-west of Banbury

What are the nearest cities to Salford?

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

19m
Salford is 19 miles north-west of Oxford
29m
Salford is 29 miles east of Gloucester
32m
Salford is 32 miles south of Coventry
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Salford is 32 miles south-east of Worcester
39m
Salford is 39 miles south of Birmingham
49m
Salford is 49 miles east of Hereford
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Salford is 50 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Salford is 51 miles south of Leicester
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Salford is 52 miles north-east of Bath
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Salford is 52 miles south of Lichfield