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Information on Bolton

The metropolitan borough of Bolton is located in England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the metropolitan borough hall of Bolton at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the metropolitan borough hall office 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 metropolitan borough COUNCIL

Bolton council addressBoltonCivic centre Bolton
Town Hall Victoria Square

Bolton Lancashire BL1 1RU
United Kingdom
Phone number of Bolton council0120433333
Email of Bolton councilLoading...
Official website of Bolton
Opening hours of Bolton councilMonday to Friday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm, Saturday 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Mayor of BoltonCllr. John Byrne

Demographics of Bolton

Name of Bolton inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population266 500 inhabitants29 / 24
Population density in Bolton4 937,3 pop/sq mi (1 906,3 pop/km²)

Bolton administrative numbers

Bolton metropolitan borough postcodeBL1 1RU (Another town has the same postcode)

Information on Bolton

Cities twinned with Bolton
France Le MansGermany Paderborn
Namesake of Bolton
  • Bolton, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Bolton, England, Royaume-Uni
  • Bolton, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Bolton, Mississippi, États-Unis
  • Bolton, New York, États-Unis
  • Bolton, North Carolina, États-Unis
  • Bolton, Vermont, États-Unis
Natural parksBolton isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Bolton

Manchester Airport 17 miles
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 24.4 miles
Blackpool Airport 27.9 miles

Bolton territory

Bolton area53,98 sq mi (139,80 km²)
Bolton 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

Bolton neighbouring towns and cities

Bolton neighbouring municipalities
HorwichSouth TurtonSouth Turton
AthertonNeighbouring townsSouth Turton
AthertonLittle LeverLittle Lever
Bolton neighbouring municipalities
South Turton 2.1 milesLittle Lever 2.6 milesFarnworth 2.9 miles
Kearsley 3.5 milesTottington 3.7 milesRadcliffe 4.2 miles
Atherton 5 milesWesthoughton 5 milesHorwich 5.4 miles
Bury 5.5 milesWorsley 5.5 milesTyldesley 5.5 miles
Whitefield 5.6 milesRamsbottom 5.6 milesSwinton and Pendlebury 6.2 miles
Salford 6.3 milesRivington 6.6 milesBlackrod 6.6 miles
Aspull 6.7 milesEdenfield 7 milesPrestwich 7.1 miles

Distance between Bolton and other main cities and towns

London : 173 milesBristol : 148 milesBirmingham : 79 miles
Leeds : 39 milesGlasgow : 174 milesSheffield : 42 miles
Bradford : 31 milesManchester : 11 milesEdinburgh : 166 miles
Liverpool : 26 milesCardiff : 149 milesWakefield : 39 miles
Coventry : 90 milesWigan : 8 miles closestDudley : 75 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Bolton

Leisure and activities in Bolton surrounding area

No activities found in town Bolton