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Information on the city of Bolton

The city of Bolton is located in the state of England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Bolton City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Bolton by City, town and village the 10 May 2021

Bolton’s Administration

Address of Bolton civic centreBoltonCivic centre Bolton
Town Hall Victoria Square

Bolton Lancashire BL1 1RU
United Kingdom

Work+44 0120433333
civic centre phone number0120433333
International: +44 0120433333
civic centre fax numberNot available
civic centre emailLoading...
Bolton ENG official
Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm, Saturday 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Bolton mayorCllr. John Byrne

Demographics of Bolton

Name of Bolton’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants266 500 population29 / 24
Population density in Bolton4 937,3 pop/sq mi (1 906,3 pop/km²)

Bolton's administrative numbers

Bolton's city postcodeBL1 1RU (Another town has the same postcode)

Information on the city of Bolton

Cities twinned with Bolton
France Le MansGermany Paderborn
Bolton’s namesake
Natural parksBolton isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Bolton

Manchester Airport 27.4 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 39.2 km
Blackpool Airport 44.8 km

Bolton's territory

Bolton's area53,98 sq mi (139,80 km²)
Bolton's altitude335 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.5814
Longitude: -2.42972
Latitude: 53° 34' 53'' North
Longitude: 2° 25' 47'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Distance between Bolton and other main cities

London : 279 kmBirmingham : 127 kmLeeds : 63 km
Glasgow : 279 kmSheffield : 67 kmBradford : 50 km
Manchester : 18 kmEdinburgh : 268 kmLiverpool : 42 km
Bristol : 237 kmCardiff : 239 kmWakefield : 62 km
Coventry : 144 kmWigan : 14 km closestDudley : 121 km

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