Where is Smethwick?

Smethwick is located in the county of West Midlands, West Midlands, two miles south-east of the town of Oldbury, two miles south-east of the major town of West Bromwich, 87 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 103 miles north-west of London. Smethwick lies four miles north-east of the Worcestershire border, and was historically in the county of Staffordshire. Smethwick falls within the metropolitan district council of Sandwell. It is in the B66 postcode district. The post town for Smethwick is Smethwick.

Smethwick on a map

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

Which county is Smethwick in?

Smethwick is in the ceremonial county of West Midlands, and the historic county of Staffordshire.

Ceremonial CountyWest Midlands
Historic CountyStaffordshire

Where is Smethwick in West Midlands?

Smethwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Midlands, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Midlands.

Location of Smethwick within West Midlands

What is the postcode for Smethwick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Smethwick is B66 3NT.

Where is Smethwick in B66?

Smethwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the B66 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the B66 postcode district.

Location of Smethwick within B66

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What is the post town for Smethwick?

The post town for Smethwick is Smethwick. Smethwick is in the B66 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Smethwick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Smethwick?

The centre of Smethwick is located at position 52.49074° latitude and -1.96776° longitude.

Latitude52.49074°
Longitude-1.96776°

What is the easting and northing of Smethwick?

The centre of Smethwick is located at the grid reference easting 402286 and northing 288092 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting402286
Northing288092

What are the nearest towns to Smethwick?

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

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Smethwick is 2 miles south-east of Oldbury
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Smethwick is 2 miles south-east of West Bromwich
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Smethwick is 3 miles east of Blackheath
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Smethwick is 3 miles east of Rowley Regis
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Smethwick is 5 miles south-east of Tipton
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Smethwick is 5 miles north-east of Halesowen
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Smethwick is 5 miles south-east of Wednesbury
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Smethwick is 5 miles east of Dudley
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Smethwick is 6 miles east of Brierley Hill
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Smethwick is 6 miles south-east of Darlaston

What are the nearest cities to Smethwick?

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

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Smethwick is 3 miles west of Birmingham
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Smethwick is 10 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Smethwick is 15 miles south-west of Lichfield
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Smethwick is 20 miles west of Coventry
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Smethwick is 23 miles north-east of Worcester
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Smethwick is 36 miles south-west of Derby
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Smethwick is 37 miles west of Leicester
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Smethwick is 38 miles south of Stoke-on-Trent
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Smethwick is 44 miles north-east of Hereford
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Smethwick is 45 miles north of Gloucester

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