Location in Ireland
|Coordinates: 53°37′48″N 7°17′00″W|
|Elevation||118 m (387 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+0 (WET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-1 (IST (WEST))|
|Irish Grid Reference||N465616|
Overlooked by the dominating hill of Knockeyon to the north, the village rests between the pine-covered hills as they roll down towards Lough Derravaragh, and located about 8 km north of Mullingar, at the south-eastern tip of the Lough.
The local hurling club, Crookedwood G.A.A, play in the Senior division of the Westmeath hurling championship.