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Folkestone, United Kingdom

Folkestone is a mid-size place in the region of England in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 45,992 people and is one of the largest places in United Kingdom. Find all facts and information about Folkestone.

Facts and figures on Folkestone at a glance

Name: Folkestone (Folkestone)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 45,992 people
Region name (Level 3): Shepway District
Region name (Level 2): Kent
Region name (Level 1): England
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

Folkestone is located in the region of England. England's capital London (London) is approximately 102 km / 63 mi away from Folkestone (as the crow flies). The distance from Folkestone to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 102 km / 63 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Folkestone to the largest places in United Kingdom.

Facts and figures about Folkestone
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Folkestone FolkestoneMid-size place45,992 peopleEngland England

Map of Folkestone

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Information on Folkestone

Information on Folkestone
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Folkestone FolkestoneShepway District Shepway DistrictKent KentEngland EnglandUnited KingdomEurope

Time in Folkestone

Time in Folkestone
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 10:11pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 9:11pmGMT UTC +1.0Europe/London

Geographic coordinates of Folkestone

Latitude & Longitude of Folkestone
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map51°04'54.1"N (51.0816900°)1°10'02.4"E (1.1673400°)

Distances from Folkestone

Distances from Folkestone
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,668 km north of the equator82 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Folkestone

Places around Folkestone

7 places found within 5 km around Folkestone. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Folkestone
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Shorncliffe Camp Shorncliffe Camp-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
Park Farm Industrial Estate Park Farm Industrial Estate-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Sandgate Sandgate-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Capel le Ferne Capel le Ferne-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Hawkinge Hawkinge4,3903.5 km 2.2 mishow
Seabrook Seabrook-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Paddlesworth Paddlesworth-4.4 km 2.7 mishow

Airports around Folkestone

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External sources of information on Folkestone

Folkestone on Wikipedia