Where is Woodford?

Woodford is located in the county of Greater London, London, two miles south-west of the town of Chigwell, 11 miles south of the major town of Harlow, and nine miles north-east of London. Woodford lies just south-west of the Essex border, and was historically in the county of Essex. Woodford falls within the London borough council of Redbridge, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the IG8 postcode district.

Woodford on a map

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

Which county is Woodford in?

Woodford is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyEssex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Woodford in Greater London?

Woodford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater London, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Greater London.

Location of Woodford within Greater London

What is the postcode for Woodford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Woodford is IG8 0HL.

Where is Woodford in IG8?

Woodford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IG8 postcode district.

Location of Woodford within IG8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Woodford?

The centre of Woodford is located at position 51.60772° latitude and 0.03363° longitude.

Latitude51.60772°
Longitude0.03363°

What is the easting and northing of Woodford?

The centre of Woodford is located at the grid reference easting 540921 and northing 191835 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting540921
Northing191835

What are the nearest towns to Woodford?

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

2m
Woodford is 2 miles south-west of Chigwell
4m
Woodford is 4 miles south of Loughton
5m
Woodford is 5 miles south of Waltham Abbey
6m
Woodford is 6 miles south-east of Waltham Cross
7m
Woodford is 7 miles south-west of Epping
7m
Woodford is 7 miles south-east of Cheshunt
11m
Woodford is 11 miles south of Hoddesdon
11m
Woodford is 11 miles south-west of Chipping Ongar
11m
Woodford is 11 miles south of Harlow
11m
Woodford is 11 miles south-east of Potters Bar

What are the nearest cities to Woodford?

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

8m
Woodford is 8 miles north-east of City of London
10m
Woodford is 10 miles north-east of London
10m
Woodford is 10 miles north-east of City of Westminster
19m
Woodford is 19 miles south-east of St Albans
21m
Woodford is 21 miles south-west of Chelmsford
41m
Woodford is 41 miles south of Cambridge
51m
Woodford is 51 miles north-west of Canterbury
55m
Woodford is 55 miles north of Brighton and Hove
56m
Woodford is 56 miles south of Ely
56m
Woodford is 56 miles east of Oxford

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