Where is Southford?

Southford is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles west of the town of Ventnor, 15 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 80 miles south-west of London. Southford was historically in the county of Hampshire. Southford falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Southford is Ventnor.

Southford on a map

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

Which county is Southford in?

Southford is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Southford in Isle of Wight?

Southford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Southford within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Southford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Southford is PO38 2QH.

Where is Southford in PO38?

Southford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO38 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Southford within PO38

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What is the post town for Southford?

The post town for Southford is Ventnor. Southford is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Southford?

The centre of Southford is located at position 50.60738° latitude and -1.26976° longitude.

Latitude50.60738°
Longitude-1.26976°

What is the easting and northing of Southford?

The centre of Southford is located at the grid reference easting 451769 and northing 78883 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting451769
Northing78883

What are the nearest towns to Southford?

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

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Southford is 3 miles west of Ventnor
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Southford is 4 miles west of Shanklin
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Southford is 6 miles south-west of Sandown
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Southford is 7 miles south of Newport
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Southford is 7 miles south-west of Brading
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Southford is 10 miles south-west of Ryde
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Southford is 10 miles south of East Cowes
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Southford is 11 miles south of Cowes
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Southford is 12 miles south-east of Yarmouth
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Southford is 14 miles south-west of Gosport

What are the nearest cities to Southford?

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

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Southford is 15 miles south-west of Portsmouth
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Southford is 21 miles south of Southampton
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Southford is 27 miles south-west of Chichester
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Southford is 31 miles south of Winchester
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Southford is 39 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Southford is 52 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Southford is 72 miles south-east of Bath
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Southford is 73 miles south-east of Wells
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Southford is 79 miles south of Oxford
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Southford is 79 miles south-west of City of Westminster