Where is Wolvercote?

Wolvercote is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles south of the town of Kidlington, three miles north-west of the major city of Oxford, and 53 miles west of London. Wolvercote falls within the district council of Oxford, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX2 postcode district. The post town for Wolvercote is Oxford.

Wolvercote on a map

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

Which county is Wolvercote in?

Wolvercote is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Wolvercote in Oxfordshire?

Wolvercote is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Wolvercote within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Wolvercote?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wolvercote is OX2 8NY.

Where is Wolvercote in OX2?

Wolvercote is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX2 postcode district.

Location of Wolvercote within OX2

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What is the post town for Wolvercote?

The post town for Wolvercote is Oxford. Wolvercote is in the OX2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oxford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wolvercote?

The centre of Wolvercote is located at position 51.78401° latitude and -1.29037° longitude.

Latitude51.78401°
Longitude-1.29037°

What is the easting and northing of Wolvercote?

The centre of Wolvercote is located at the grid reference easting 449048 and northing 209721 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting449048
Northing209721

What are the nearest towns to Wolvercote?

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

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Wolvercote is 3 miles south of Kidlington
5m
Wolvercote is 5 miles south-east of Woodstock
8m
Wolvercote is 8 miles north of Abingdon-on-Thames
8m
Wolvercote is 8 miles east of Witney
10m
Wolvercote is 10 miles south-west of Bicester
10m
Wolvercote is 10 miles south-east of Charlbury
12m
Wolvercote is 12 miles north of Didcot
13m
Wolvercote is 13 miles east of Carterton
14m
Wolvercote is 14 miles west of Thame
15m
Wolvercote is 15 miles north-west of Wallingford

What are the nearest cities to Wolvercote?

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

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Wolvercote is 3 miles north-west of Oxford
41m
Wolvercote is 41 miles west of St Albans
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Wolvercote is 41 miles east of Gloucester
44m
Wolvercote is 44 miles south of Coventry
49m
Wolvercote is 49 miles south-east of Worcester
50m
Wolvercote is 50 miles north of Winchester
54m
Wolvercote is 54 miles west of London
54m
Wolvercote is 54 miles north-east of Bath
54m
Wolvercote is 54 miles west of City of Westminster
54m
Wolvercote is 54 miles north-east of Salisbury