Stafford is located in the county of Staffordshire, West Midlands, six miles north of the town of Penkridge, 15 miles south of the major town of Newcastle-under-Lyme, 102 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 123 miles north-west of London. Stafford falls within the district council of Stafford, under the county council of Staffordshire. It is in the ST16 postcode district. The post town for Stafford is Stafford.
Stafford is in the ceremonial county of Staffordshire, the historic county of Staffordshire, and the administrative county of Staffordshire.
Stafford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Staffordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Staffordshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Stafford is ST16 2JA.
Stafford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the ST16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ST16 postcode district.
The post town for Stafford is Stafford. Stafford is in the ST16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stafford.
The centre of Stafford is located at position 52.8058° latitude and -2.11666° longitude.
The centre of Stafford is located at the grid reference easting 392233 and northing 323145 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Stafford relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Stafford to the centre of the town.
Position of Stafford relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Stafford to the centre of the city.