Essex is a county in the East of , north-east of . One of the home counties, it borders and to the north, to the west, across the estuary of the to the south and London to the south-west.

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is a town in Essex, East Anglia. Home to the University of Essex, the Photo: Lkcl it, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city and the county town of Essex, in the . Photo: Solipsia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside resort about 40 miles east of at the mouth of the River Thames Estuary. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Essex, . While not usually high on any list of places-to-go, does have a few things to keep you occupied if you end up there. Photo: Simon Q, CC BY 2.0.


, pronounced 'Harich' or 'Harridge', is a port town in Essex, East Anglia. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the , in the county of Essex in the . Photo: John Winfield, CC BY-SA 2.0.

in Essex, also known as Clacton-on-Sea, is the largest town in the Tendring Peninsula. Photo: Sannse, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and civil parish on the Blackwater estuary in Essex, England. Photo: Terryjoyce, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a market town and civil parish in the Forest district of the County of Essex, England. Photo: Acabashi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Essex, England. The principal settlement of , it is located 10 miles northeast of and 15 mi west of . Photo: Brenda Howard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town in the Uttlesford district of Essex, England, 12 miles north of , 15 miles south of and 43 miles north of . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a civil parish and reclaimed island in the Thames estuary in Essex, England. Photo: Oneblackline, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the county of Essex in the , with a population of 25,353. Photo: Brenda Howard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in Essex with a population of about 40,000. Photo: Ksbrown, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a town and civil parish in the of Essex, England. Photo: Oxyman, CC BY 2.5.

is a historic town situated on the banks of the River Crouch in the East Coast of . Photo: John Myers, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in the south of the English county of Essex, with a population of more than 33,000.

is a beautiful old fishing port on the London side of Southend on the south coast of Essex. Photo: Chris j wood, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small seaside town in the Tendring district of Essex. Photo: Jane White, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an village and civil parish in Uttlesford district, Essex, near the border, 35 miles north of . Photo: Adrian Cable, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an island on the east coast of Essex in , which is separated from the mainland by narrow creeks. Photo: My another account, CC0.


Latitude of center
51.7845° or 51° 47' 4.2" north
Longitude of center
0.5745° or 0° 34' 28.2" east
125 feet (38 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Essex
  • Arabic: Essex
  • Arabic: إسكس
  • Aragonese: Essex
  • Armenian: Էսեքս
  • Armenian: Էսսեքս
  • Asturian: Essex
  • Azerbaijani: Esseks
  • Basque: Essex
  • Belarusian: Эсекс
  • Belarusian: Эсэкс
  • Bengali: এসেক্স
  • Breton: Kontelezh Essex
  • Bulgarian: Есекс
  • Catalan: Essex
  • Cebuano: Essex
  • Chechen: Эссекс
  • Chinese: Essex
  • Chinese: 埃塞克斯郡
  • Chinese: 雅息士郡
  • Chinese: 雅適士郡
  • Cornish: Essex
  • Croatian: Essex (grofovija)
  • Croatian: Essex
  • Czech: Essex
  • Danish: Essex
  • Dutch: Essex
  • Egyptian Arabic: ايسيكس
  • English: Ceremonial County Essex
  • Esperanto: Essex
  • Estonian: Essex
  • Finnish: Essex
  • French: Essex
  • Galician: Essex
  • German: Essex
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐌿𐍃𐍄𐍂𐌰𐍃𐌰𐌷𐍃
  • Gothic: 𐌲𐌰𐍅𐌹 𐌴𐍃𐍃𐌴𐌺𐍃
  • Greek: Έσσεξ
  • Gujarati: એસેક્સ
  • Hebrew: אסקס
  • Hindi: एसेक्स
  • Hungarian: Essex
  • Icelandic: Essex
  • Ido: Essex
  • Indonesian: Essex
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Essex
  • Irish: Essex
  • Italian: Essex
  • Japanese: エセックス
  • Japanese: エセックス州
  • Kannada: ಎಸ್ಸೆಕ್ಸ್
  • Korean: 에식스주
  • Latin: Essexia
  • Latvian: Eseksa
  • Lithuanian: Eseksas
  • Luxembourgish: Grofschaft Essex
  • Macedonian: Есекс
  • Malay: Essex
  • Manx: Essex
  • Marathi: एसेक्स
  • Min Nan Chinese: Essex
  • Mirandese: Essex
  • Northern Frisian: Essex (Graafskap)
  • Northern Frisian: Essex
  • Norwegian: Essex
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Essex
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Essex
  • Occitan (post 1500): Essex
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Ēastseaxe
  • Ossetian: Эссекс
  • Persian: اسکس
  • Polish: Essex
  • Portuguese: Essex
  • Romanian: Essex
  • Russian: Эссекс
  • Scots: Essex
  • Serbian: Есекс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Essex
  • Slovak: Essex
  • Slovenian: Essex
  • Spanish: Essex
  • Swedish: Essex
  • Swiss German: Essex
  • Tajik: Эссекс
  • Tamil: எஸ்ஸேஸ்
  • Telugu: యెస్సెక్ష్
  • Thai: เอสเซกซ์
  • Turkish: Essex
  • Turkish: Törensel Essex Kontluğu
  • Uighur: Ésséks
  • Ukrainian: Ессекс
  • Urdu: ایسیکس
  • Vietnamese: Essex
  • Volapük: Essex
  • Waray (Philippines): Essex
  • Welsh: Essex
  • Welsh: Swydd Essex
  • Western Frisian: Esseks
  • Western Panjabi: ایسکس
  • Wu Chinese: 埃塞克斯郡
  • Yiddish: עסעקס
  • Yue Chinese: 埃塞克斯郡
  • Yue Chinese: 雅息士
  • Yue Chinese: 雅息士郡
  • Yue Chinese: 雅適士郡

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