Where is Sleaford?

Sleaford is located in the county of Lincolnshire, East Midlands, five miles west of the town of Heckington, 17 miles south of the major city of Lincoln, and 103 miles north of London. Sleaford falls within the district council of North Kesteven, under the county council of Lincolnshire. It is in the NG34 postcode district. The post town for Sleaford is Sleaford.

Sleaford on a map

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

Which county is Sleaford in?

Sleaford is in the ceremonial county of Lincolnshire, the historic county of Lincolnshire, and the administrative county of Lincolnshire.

Ceremonial CountyLincolnshire
Historic CountyLincolnshire
Administrative CountyLincolnshire

Where is Sleaford in Lincolnshire?

Sleaford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lincolnshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lincolnshire.

Location of Sleaford within Lincolnshire

What is the postcode for Sleaford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sleaford is NG34 7EL.

Where is Sleaford in NG34?

Sleaford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the NG34 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NG34 postcode district.

Location of Sleaford within NG34

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What is the post town for Sleaford?

The post town for Sleaford is Sleaford. Sleaford is in the NG34 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sleaford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sleaford?

The centre of Sleaford is located at position 52.99944° latitude and -0.41038° longitude.

Latitude52.99944°
Longitude-0.41038°

What is the easting and northing of Sleaford?

The centre of Sleaford is located at the grid reference easting 506778 and northing 345862 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting506778
Northing345862

What are the nearest towns to Sleaford?

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

5m
Sleaford is 5 miles west of Heckington
11m
Sleaford is 11 miles north-east of Grantham
13m
Sleaford is 13 miles south-west of Woodhall Spa
15m
Sleaford is 15 miles south-east of North Hykeham
16m
Sleaford is 16 miles north of Bourne
16m
Sleaford is 16 miles west of Boston
17m
Sleaford is 17 miles east of Newark-on-Trent
18m
Sleaford is 18 miles north-west of Spalding
19m
Sleaford is 19 miles south-west of Horncastle
20m
Sleaford is 20 miles south of Wragby

What are the nearest cities to Sleaford?

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

17m
Sleaford is 17 miles south of Lincoln
30m
Sleaford is 30 miles north of Peterborough
31m
Sleaford is 31 miles east of Nottingham
39m
Sleaford is 39 miles north-east of Leicester
45m
Sleaford is 45 miles east of Derby
50m
Sleaford is 50 miles north-west of Ely
51m
Sleaford is 51 miles south-east of Sheffield
52m
Sleaford is 52 miles south of Kingston upon Hull
59m
Sleaford is 59 miles north-west of Cambridge
62m
Sleaford is 62 miles north-east of Coventry