Living and working in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire is perfectly situated at the heart of the country, offering the most affordable homes within a one-hour drive of London with an average house price of £226,478.

We are also just one hour from Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge, in the heart of England and we have one of the highest levels of employment in the country.

Commutable counties include Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Rutland, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire.

Discover more about Northamptonshire's culture and tourism.

Why information is on a different website
We are in the process of adding information to this new unitary council website. Some pages will give you a link back to a previous council website to help you find what you need. Read more about the changes.