Where is Stoughton?

Stoughton is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, four miles east of the major city of Leicester, and 86 miles north-west of London. Stoughton falls within the district council of Harborough, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE2 postcode district. The post town for Stoughton is Leicester.

Stoughton on a map

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

Which county is Stoughton in?

Stoughton is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.

Ceremonial CountyLeicestershire
Historic CountyLeicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire

Where is Stoughton in Leicestershire?

Stoughton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Leicestershire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Leicestershire.

Location of Stoughton within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Stoughton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stoughton is LE2 2FJ.

Where is Stoughton in LE2?

Stoughton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LE2 postcode district.

Location of Stoughton within LE2

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Stoughton?

The post town for Stoughton is Leicester. Stoughton is in the LE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Leicester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stoughton?

The centre of Stoughton is located at position 52.61407° latitude and -1.05524° longitude.

Latitude52.61407°
Longitude-1.05524°

What is the easting and northing of Stoughton?

The centre of Stoughton is located at the grid reference easting 464065 and northing 302229 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting464065
Northing302229

What are the nearest towns to Stoughton?

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

6m
Stoughton is 6 miles south of Syston
11m
Stoughton is 11 miles north-west of Market Harborough
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Stoughton is 11 miles east of Earl Shilton
13m
Stoughton is 13 miles north-east of Lutterworth
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Stoughton is 13 miles south-east of Loughborough
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Stoughton is 13 miles south-west of Melton Mowbray
14m
Stoughton is 14 miles west of Uppingham
14m
Stoughton is 14 miles west of Oakham
14m
Stoughton is 14 miles east of Hinckley
15m
Stoughton is 15 miles east of Market Bosworth

What are the nearest cities to Stoughton?

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

4m
Stoughton is 4 miles east of Leicester
24m
Stoughton is 24 miles north-east of Coventry
24m
Stoughton is 24 miles south of Nottingham
28m
Stoughton is 28 miles south-east of Derby
33m
Stoughton is 33 miles east of Lichfield
34m
Stoughton is 34 miles west of Peterborough
37m
Stoughton is 37 miles east of Birmingham
45m
Stoughton is 45 miles east of Wolverhampton
48m
Stoughton is 48 miles south-west of Lincoln
55m
Stoughton is 55 miles south-east of Stoke-on-Trent