Waxham is located in the county of Norfolk, Eastern England, four miles east of the town of Stalham, 17 miles north-east of the major city of Norwich, and 114 miles north-east of London. Waxham falls within the district council of North Norfolk, under the county council of Norfolk. It is in the NR12 postcode district. The post town for Waxham is Norwich.
Waxham is in the ceremonial county of Norfolk, the historic county of Norfolk, and the administrative county of Norfolk.
Waxham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Norfolk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Norfolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Waxham is NR12 0EA.
Waxham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NR12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the NR12 postcode district.
The post town for Waxham is Norwich. Waxham is in the NR12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Norwich.
The centre of Waxham is located at position 52.77603° latitude and 1.61488° longitude.
The centre of Waxham is located at the grid reference easting 643910 and northing 325954 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Waxham relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Waxham to the centre of the town.
Position of Waxham relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Waxham to the centre of the city.