St Ives is located in the county of Cornwall, South West England, three miles north-west of the town of Hayle, 60 miles west of the major city of Plymouth, 134 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 251 miles west of London. St Ives falls within the unitary authority of Cornwall. It is in the TR26 postcode district. The post town for St Ives is St. Ives.
St Ives is in the ceremonial county of Cornwall, the historic county of Cornwall, and the administrative county of Cornwall.
St Ives is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cornwall, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cornwall.
The nearest postcode to the centre of St Ives is TR26 2LX.
St Ives is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the TR26 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the TR26 postcode district.
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The post town for St Ives is St. Ives. St Ives is in the TR26 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of St. Ives.
The centre of St Ives is located at position 50.21143° latitude and -5.48078° longitude.
The centre of St Ives is located at the grid reference easting 151755 and northing 40402 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of St Ives relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of St Ives to the centre of the town.
Position of St Ives relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of St Ives to the centre of the city.