1. Settle

Where is Settle?

Settle is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, ten miles east of the town of High Bentham, 19 miles north of the major town of Burnley, 135 miles south of Edinburgh, 183 miles north of Cardiff, and 198 miles north-west of London. Settle lies four miles north-east of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Settle falls within the district council of Craven, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the BD24 postcode district.

COVID-19: Settle coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the North Yorkshire case numbers. This Settle coronavirus map shows the position of Settle within North Yorkshire, along with the number of cases in North Yorkshire and each of the surrounding areas.

Settle on a map

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

Which county is Settle in?

Settle is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire

Where is Settle in North Yorkshire?

Settle is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of North Yorkshire.

Location of Settle within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Settle?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Settle is BD24 9DN.

Where is Settle in BD24?

Settle is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the BD24 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BD24 postcode district.

Location of Settle within BD24

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What is the latitude and longitude of Settle?

The centre of Settle is located at position 54.06736° latitude and -2.27752° longitude.

Latitude54.06736°
Longitude-2.27752°

What is the easting and northing of Settle?

The centre of Settle is located at the grid reference easting 381935 and northing 463527 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting381935
Northing463527

What are the nearest towns to Settle?

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

10m
Settle is 10 miles east of High Bentham
11m
Settle is 11 miles north of Barnoldswick
12m
Settle is 12 miles north-west of Earby
13m
Settle is 13 miles north-west of Skipton
14m
Settle is 14 miles north of Clitheroe
15m
Settle is 15 miles north of Barrowford
15m
Settle is 15 miles north of Colne
16m
Settle is 16 miles south-east of Kirkby Lonsdale
16m
Settle is 16 miles north of Nelson
16m
Settle is 16 miles north of Trawden

What are the nearest cities to Settle?

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

21m
Settle is 21 miles east of Lancaster
27m
Settle is 27 miles north-east of Preston
29m
Settle is 29 miles north-west of Bradford
31m
Settle is 31 miles west of Ripon
35m
Settle is 35 miles north-west of Leeds
41m
Settle is 41 miles north of Salford
41m
Settle is 41 miles north of Manchester
41m
Settle is 41 miles north-west of Wakefield
49m
Settle is 49 miles west of York
54m
Settle is 54 miles north-east of Liverpool

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