Where is Stroud?

Stroud is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, two miles west of the town of Petersfield, 15 miles north of the major city of Portsmouth, and 51 miles south-west of London. Stroud lies three miles west of the West Sussex border. Stroud falls within the district council of East Hampshire, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the GU32 postcode district. The post town for Stroud is Petersfield.

Stroud on a map

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

Which county is Stroud in?

Stroud is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Stroud in Hampshire?

Stroud is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Stroud within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Stroud?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stroud is GU32 3PP.

Where is Stroud in GU32?

Stroud is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU32 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU32 postcode district.

Location of Stroud within GU32

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What is the post town for Stroud?

The post town for Stroud is Petersfield. Stroud is in the GU32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Petersfield.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stroud?

The centre of Stroud is located at position 51.00718° latitude and -0.97553° longitude.

Latitude51.00718°
Longitude-0.97553°

What is the easting and northing of Stroud?

The centre of Stroud is located at the grid reference easting 471973 and northing 123587 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting471973
Northing123587

What are the nearest towns to Stroud?

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

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Stroud is 2 miles west of Petersfield
7m
Stroud is 7 miles north of Horndean
9m
Stroud is 9 miles south-west of Bordon
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Stroud is 10 miles south of Alton
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Stroud is 10 miles south-east of New Alresford
10m
Stroud is 10 miles west of Midhurst
10m
Stroud is 10 miles north of Havant
11m
Stroud is 11 miles east of Bishop's Waltham
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Stroud is 11 miles north of Emsworth
12m
Stroud is 12 miles north-east of Wickham

What are the nearest cities to Stroud?

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

15m
Stroud is 15 miles north-west of Chichester
15m
Stroud is 15 miles east of Winchester
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Stroud is 15 miles north of Portsmouth
20m
Stroud is 20 miles east of Southampton
36m
Stroud is 36 miles east of Salisbury
39m
Stroud is 39 miles west of Brighton and Hove
50m
Stroud is 50 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Stroud is 50 miles south-west of London
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Stroud is 52 miles south-west of City of London
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Stroud is 53 miles south of Oxford