Where is Southwick?

Southwick is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, two miles east of the town of Shoreham-by-Sea, four miles west of the major city of Brighton and Hove, and 47 miles south of London. Southwick lies just west of the East Sussex border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Southwick falls within the district council of Adur, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the BN42 postcode district. The post town for Southwick is Brighton.

Southwick on a map

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

Which county is Southwick in?

Southwick is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is Southwick in West Sussex?

Southwick is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Sussex, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of Southwick within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Southwick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Southwick is BN42 4GJ.

Where is Southwick in BN42?

Southwick is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the BN42 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BN42 postcode district.

Location of Southwick within BN42

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What is the post town for Southwick?

The post town for Southwick is Brighton. Southwick is in the BN42 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brighton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Southwick?

The centre of Southwick is located at position 50.83444° latitude and -0.23785° longitude.

Latitude50.83444°
Longitude-0.23785°

What is the easting and northing of Southwick?

The centre of Southwick is located at the grid reference easting 524185 and northing 105358 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting524185
Northing105358

What are the nearest towns to Southwick?

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

2m
Southwick is 2 miles east of Shoreham-by-Sea
6m
Southwick is 6 miles south-east of Steyning
6m
Southwick is 6 miles east of Worthing
10m
Southwick is 10 miles south-west of Burgess Hill
11m
Southwick is 11 miles west of Peacehaven
11m
Southwick is 11 miles west of Lewes
13m
Southwick is 13 miles south-west of Haywards Heath
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Southwick is 13 miles south of Cuckfield
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Southwick is 13 miles west of Newhaven
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Southwick is 13 miles east of Littlehampton

What are the nearest cities to Southwick?

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

4m
Southwick is 4 miles west of Brighton and Hove
24m
Southwick is 24 miles east of Chichester
37m
Southwick is 37 miles east of Portsmouth
46m
Southwick is 46 miles south of City of Westminster
47m
Southwick is 47 miles south of London
47m
Southwick is 47 miles south of City of London
49m
Southwick is 49 miles east of Winchester
51m
Southwick is 51 miles east of Southampton
64m
Southwick is 64 miles south of St Albans
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Southwick is 65 miles south-west of Canterbury