Where is Wilkieston?

Wilkieston is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, three miles south-east of the town of Broxburn, 32 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, nine miles west of Edinburgh, 306 miles north of Cardiff, and 332 miles north-west of London. Wilkieston lies just west of the City of Edinburgh border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Wilkieston falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH27 postcode district. The post town for Wilkieston is Kirknewton.

Wilkieston on a map

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

Which county is Wilkieston in?

Wilkieston is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Wilkieston in West Lothian?

Wilkieston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Lothian, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Lothian.

Location of Wilkieston within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Wilkieston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wilkieston is EH27 8BE.

Where is Wilkieston in EH27?

Wilkieston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH27 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH27 postcode district.

Location of Wilkieston within EH27

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What is the post town for Wilkieston?

The post town for Wilkieston is Kirknewton. Wilkieston is in the EH27 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kirknewton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wilkieston?

The centre of Wilkieston is located at position 55.90148° latitude and -3.40648° longitude.

Latitude55.90148°
Longitude-3.40648°

What is the easting and northing of Wilkieston?

The centre of Wilkieston is located at the grid reference easting 312157 and northing 668490 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting312157
Northing668490

What are the nearest towns to Wilkieston?

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

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Wilkieston is 3 miles south-east of Broxburn
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Wilkieston is 5 miles east of Livingston
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Wilkieston is 6 miles south of Queensferry
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Wilkieston is 9 miles north-west of Penicuik
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Wilkieston is 9 miles east of Blackburn
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Wilkieston is 9 miles south of Inverkeithing
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Wilkieston is 9 miles east of Bathgate
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Wilkieston is 9 miles south-east of Linlithgow
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Wilkieston is 10 miles west of Loanhead
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Wilkieston is 11 miles east of Whitburn

What are the nearest cities to Wilkieston?

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

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Wilkieston is 9 miles west of Edinburgh
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Wilkieston is 25 miles south-east of Stirling
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Wilkieston is 32 miles east of Glasgow
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Wilkieston is 34 miles south of Perth
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Wilkieston is 42 miles south-west of Dundee
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Wilkieston is 72 miles north of Carlisle
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Wilkieston is 95 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Wilkieston is 100 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Wilkieston is 105 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Wilkieston is 106 miles north-west of Durham

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