Where is Streatham?

Streatham is located in the county of Greater London, London, five miles south of the city of City of Westminster, 19 miles south-east of the major town of Watford, and six miles south of London. Streatham lies five miles south of the City and County of the City of London border, and was historically in the county of Surrey. Streatham falls within the London borough council of Lambeth, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the SW16 postcode district. The post town for Streatham is London.

Streatham on a map

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

Which county is Streatham in?

Streatham is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Streatham in Greater London?

Streatham 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 Streatham within Greater London

What is the postcode for Streatham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Streatham is SW16 1PJ.

Where is Streatham in SW16?

Streatham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SW16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SW16 postcode district.

Location of Streatham within SW16

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What is the post town for Streatham?

The post town for Streatham is London. Streatham is in the SW16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of London.

What is the latitude and longitude of Streatham?

The centre of Streatham is located at position 51.43206° latitude and -0.12929° longitude.

Latitude51.43206°
Longitude-0.12929°

What is the easting and northing of Streatham?

The centre of Streatham is located at the grid reference easting 530139 and northing 171999 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting530139
Northing171999

What are the nearest towns to Streatham?

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

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Streatham is 8 miles north-east of Ewell
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Streatham is 8 miles north of Banstead
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Streatham is 9 miles north of Warlingham
9m
Streatham is 9 miles north-east of Epsom
11m
Streatham is 11 miles north of Caterham
11m
Streatham is 11 miles north-east of Esher
13m
Streatham is 13 miles east of Sunbury-on-Thames
13m
Streatham is 13 miles north-east of Leatherhead
13m
Streatham is 13 miles east of Walton-on-Thames
13m
Streatham is 13 miles north-west of Oxted

What are the nearest cities to Streatham?

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

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Streatham is 5 miles south of City of Westminster
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Streatham is 5 miles south of London
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Streatham is 6 miles south of City of London
24m
Streatham is 24 miles south-east of St Albans
33m
Streatham is 33 miles south-west of Chelmsford
42m
Streatham is 42 miles north of Brighton and Hove
50m
Streatham is 50 miles north-east of Chichester
53m
Streatham is 53 miles west of Canterbury
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Streatham is 53 miles south-east of Oxford
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Streatham is 54 miles south of Cambridge

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