English counties similar to or like Essex

County in the south-east of England, north-east of London. Wikipedia

  • Buckinghamshire

    Ceremonial county in South East England which borders Greater London to the south east, Berkshire to the south, Oxfordshire to the west, Northamptonshire to the north, Bedfordshire to the north east and Hertfordshire to the east. One of the home counties and towns such as High Wycombe, Amersham, Chesham and the Chalfonts in the east and southeast of the county are parts of the London commuter belt, forming some of the most densely populated parts of the county. Wikipedia

  • Surrey

    County in South East England which borders Kent to the east, East Sussex to the southeast, West Sussex to the south, Hampshire to the west, Berkshire to the northwest, and Greater London to the northeast. Twelfth most populous English county, the third most populous home county, after Kent and Essex, and the third most populous in the Southeast, after Hampshire and Kent. Wikipedia

  • Kent

    County in South East England and one of the home counties. It borders Greater London to the north-west, Surrey to the west and East Sussex to the south-west. Wikipedia

  • County in the East of England. Ceremonial county and a historic county, covered by three unitary authorities: Bedford, Central Bedfordshire, and Luton. Wikipedia

  • East Sussex

    County in South East England. Bordered by the counties of Kent to the north and east, West Sussex to the west, and Surrey to the north-west, as well as the English Channel to the south. Wikipedia

  • Norfolk

    County in East Anglia in England. It borders Lincolnshire to the northwest, Cambridgeshire to the west and southwest, and Suffolk to the south. Wikipedia

  • Cambridgeshire

    County in the East of England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. County town. Wikipedia

  • Somerset

    County in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west. Bounded to the north and west by the Severn Estuary and the Bristol Channel, its coastline facing southeastern Wales. Wikipedia

  • Northamptonshire

    County in the East Midlands of England. In 2015 it had a population of 723,000. Wikipedia

  • Hertfordshire

    One of the home counties in southern England. Bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west. Wikipedia

  • Greater London

    Ceremonial county of England that makes up the majority of the London region. Organised into 33 local government districts—the 32 London boroughs and the City of London, which is located within the region but is separate from the county. Wikipedia

  • West Sussex

    County in the south of England, bordering East Sussex to the east, Hampshire to the west and Surrey to the north, and to the south the English Channel. Western part of the historic county of Sussex, formerly a medieval kingdom. Wikipedia

  • Berkshire

    County in South East England. Recognised by the Queen as the Royal County of Berkshire in 1957 because of the presence of Windsor Castle, and letters patent were issued in 1974. Wikipedia

  • Lincolnshire

    County in eastern England, with a long coastline on the North Sea to the east. It borders Norfolk to the south east, Cambridgeshire to the south, Rutland to the south west, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire to the west, South Yorkshire to the north west, and the East Riding of Yorkshire to the north. Wikipedia

  • Cornwall

    Ceremonial county in South West England, bordered to the north and west by the Celtic Sea, to the south by the English Channel, and to the east by Devon, the River Tamar forming the border between them. Westernmost part of the South West Peninsula of the island of Great Britain. Wikipedia

  • Rutland

    Landlocked county in the East Midlands of England, bounded to the west and north by Leicestershire, to the northeast by Lincolnshire and the southeast by Northamptonshire. Only 18 mi and its greatest breadth east to west is 17 mi. Wikipedia

  • Suffolk

    East Anglian county of historic origin in England. It has borders with Norfolk to the north, Cambridgeshire to the west and Essex to the south. Wikipedia

  • Nottinghamshire

    County in the East Midlands region of England, bordering South Yorkshire to the north-west, Lincolnshire to the east, Leicestershire to the south, and Derbyshire to the west. Nottingham, though the county council is based at County Hall in West Bridgford in the borough of Rushcliffe, at a site facing Nottingham over the River Trent. Wikipedia

  • Cheshire

    County in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south, and Flintshire and Wrexham County Borough in Wales to the west. City of Chester ; the largest town is Warrington (209,700). Wikipedia

  • Northumberland

    Unitary authority and a Historic County in North East England. The northernmost county of England, the unitary authority borders Cumbria to the west, County Durham and Tyne and Wear to the south and the Scottish Borders to the north. Wikipedia

  • Shropshire

    County in England, bordering Wales to the west, Cheshire to the north, Staffordshire to the east, and Worcestershire and Herefordshire to the south. Wikipedia

  • Dorset

    County in South West England on the English Channel coast. The ceremonial county comprises the unitary authority areas of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and Dorset. Wikipedia

  • East Riding of Yorkshire

    Area in Northern England and can refer either to the administrative county of the East Riding of Yorkshire which is a unitary authority, to the ceremonial county (Lieutenancy) of the East Riding of Yorkshire or to the easternmost of the three subdivisions (ridings) of the traditional county of Yorkshire. No two of these areas share the same geographical boundaries despite sharing the same name. Wikipedia

  • County Durham

    County in North East England. Durham, a cathedral city. Wikipedia

  • Derbyshire

    County in the East Midlands of England. A substantial portion of the Peak District National Park lies within Derbyshire, containing the southern extremity of the Pennine range of hills which extend into the north of the county. Wikipedia

  • Hampshire

    County on the southern coast of England. City of Winchester. Wikipedia

  • Wiltshire

    County in South West England with an area of 3485 km2. Landlocked and borders the counties of Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire. Wikipedia

  • Oxfordshire

    County in South East England. The ceremonial county borders Warwickshire to the north-west, Northamptonshire to the north-east, Buckinghamshire to the east, Berkshire to the south, Wiltshire to the south-west and Gloucestershire to the west. Wikipedia

  • Cumbria

    Ceremonial and non-metropolitan county in North West England. The county and Cumbria County Council, its local government, came into existence in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972. Wikipedia

  • Devon

    County of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south. Part of South West England, bounded by Cornwall to the west, Somerset to the north east, and Dorset to the east. Wikipedia


Sentences forEssex

  • Crass, from Essex, merged a vehement, straight-ahead punk rock style with a committed anarchist mission, and played a major role in the emerging anarcho-punk movement.Punk rock-Wikipedia
  • Since the turn of the century the Cockney dialect is less common in the East End and has 'migrated' east to Havering and the county of Essex.London-Wikipedia
  • The ground was later sold for over 4 million, and the club moved the training ground to the Spurs Lodge on Luxborough Lane, Chigwell in Essex, opened in September 1996 by Tony Blair.Tottenham Hotspur F.C.-Wikipedia
  • There was huge variation in size between parishes, for instance Writtle in Essex was 13,568 acres while neighbouring Shellow Bowells was just 469 acres, and Chignall Smealy 476 acres.Civil parish-Wikipedia
  • This created a new river-course through Berkshire and on into London, after which the river rejoined its original course in southern Essex, near the present River Blackwater estuary.River Thames-Wikipedia
  • Canvey Island in southern Essex (area 18.45 km2; population 37,479 ) was once marshy, but is now a fully-reclaimed island in the Thames estuary, separated from the mainland of south Essex by a network of creeks.River Thames-Wikipedia

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