Where is Stepney?

Stepney is located in the county of Greater London, London, two miles east of the city of City of London, 18 miles south-east of the major town of Watford, and three miles east of London. Stepney lies roughly one mile east of the City and County of the City of London border, and was historically in the county of Middlesex. Stepney falls within the London borough council of Tower Hamlets, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the E1 postcode district. The post town for Stepney is London.

Stepney on a map

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

Which county is Stepney in?

Stepney is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Middlesex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyMiddlesex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Stepney in Greater London?

Stepney is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater London, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Greater London.

Location of Stepney within Greater London

What is the postcode for Stepney?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stepney is E1 3LG.

Where is Stepney in E1?

Stepney is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the E1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the E1 postcode district.

Location of Stepney within E1

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What is the post town for Stepney?

The post town for Stepney is London. Stepney is in the E1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of London.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stepney?

The centre of Stepney is located at position 51.52114° latitude and -0.04973° longitude.

Latitude51.52114°
Longitude-0.04973°

What is the easting and northing of Stepney?

The centre of Stepney is located at the grid reference easting 535406 and northing 182050 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting535406
Northing182050

What are the nearest towns to Stepney?

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

9m
Stepney is 9 miles south-west of Chigwell
11m
Stepney is 11 miles south-west of Loughton
11m
Stepney is 11 miles south of Waltham Cross
12m
Stepney is 12 miles south of Waltham Abbey
13m
Stepney is 13 miles south of Cheshunt
13m
Stepney is 13 miles north-west of Swanley
13m
Stepney is 13 miles south-east of Borehamwood
14m
Stepney is 14 miles south-east of Potters Bar
14m
Stepney is 14 miles west of Dartford
14m
Stepney is 14 miles south-west of Epping

What are the nearest cities to Stepney?

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

2m
Stepney is 2 miles east of City of London
3m
Stepney is 3 miles east of London
4m
Stepney is 4 miles north-east of City of Westminster
20m
Stepney is 20 miles south-east of St Albans
27m
Stepney is 27 miles south-west of Chelmsford
48m
Stepney is 48 miles south of Cambridge
48m
Stepney is 48 miles north of Brighton and Hove
52m
Stepney is 52 miles west of Canterbury
54m
Stepney is 54 miles east of Oxford
57m
Stepney is 57 miles north-east of Chichester

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