Sefton is located in the county of Merseyside, North West England, two miles south-west of the town of Maghull, six miles north of the major city of Liverpool, 140 miles north of Cardiff, 170 miles south of Edinburgh, and 182 miles north-west of London. Sefton lies just south-west of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Sefton falls within the metropolitan district council of Sefton. It is in the L29 postcode district. The post town for Sefton is Liverpool.
Sefton is in the ceremonial county of Merseyside, and the historic county of Lancashire.
Sefton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Merseyside, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Merseyside.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Sefton is L29 9AE.
Sefton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the L29 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the L29 postcode district.
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The post town for Sefton is Liverpool. Sefton is in the L29 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Liverpool.
The centre of Sefton is located at position 53.50224° latitude and -2.97358° longitude.
The centre of Sefton is located at the grid reference easting 335520 and northing 401057 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Sefton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Sefton to the centre of the town.
Position of Sefton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Sefton to the centre of the city.