Caterham

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This airticle is aboot the toun in Ingland. For the caur manufacturer, see Caterham Cars. For the Formula Ane team, see Caterham F1.
Caterham
Caterham Roundabout.jpg
Roundabout in the centre o Caterham valley
Caterham is locatit in Surrey
Caterham
Caterham
Location within Surrey
Area9.41 km2 (3.63 sq mi)
Population21,030 (2011 census)[1]
• Density2,235/km2 (5,790/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTQ3456
Ceevil pairish
  • Caterham on the Hill
  • Caterham Valley
Destrict
Shire coonty
Region
KintraIngland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounCaterham
Postcode destrictCR3
Diallin code01883
PoliceSurrey
FireSurrey
AmbulanceSooth East Coast
EU PairlamentSooth East Ingland
UK Pairlament
List of places
UK
Ingland
Surrey
51°16′49″N 0°04′54″W / 51.2803°N 0.0816°W / 51.2803; -0.0816Coordinates: 51°16′49″N 0°04′54″W / 51.2803°N 0.0816°W / 51.2803; -0.0816

Caterham (/ˈktrəm/) is a toun in the Tandridge Destrict o Surrey, Ingland. The toun is admeenistratively dividit intae twae: Caterham on the Hill, an Caterham Valley, which includes the main toun centre in the middle o a dry valley but rises tae equal hichts tae the sooth. The toun lies close tae the A22, 21 miles (34 km) frae Guildford an 6 miles (9.7 km) sooth o Croydon, in an upper valley cleft intae the dip slope o the North Downs. Caterham on the Hill is abuin the valley tae the wast. Due tae its proximity tae Lunnon, Caterham is a commuter toun, wi smaw-tae-middlin sizit businesses o its awn but relatively few business/industrial pairks. It haes a significant aurie o retail an restaurants in Caterham Valley as well as pubs dottit throuoot.

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