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Information on Oldham

The metropolitan borough of Oldham 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 Oldham 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 Oldham by City, town and village the 26 May 2021

Oldham metropolitan borough COUNCIL

Oldham council addressOldhamCivic centre Oldham
Civic Centre, West Street

Oldham, OL1 1UT
United Kingdom
Phone number of Oldham council01617704012
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Official website of Oldham
Mayor of OldhamJenny Harrison

Demographics of Oldham

Name of Oldham inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population219 800 inhabitants56 / 39
Population density in Oldham3 997,7 pop/sq mi (1 543,5 pop/km²)

Oldham administrative numbers

Oldham metropolitan borough postcodeOL1 1UT (6 other communities with the same postcode)

Information on Oldham

Cities twinned with Oldham
Germany GeesthachtSlovenia Kranj
Namesake of Oldham
  • Oldham, South Dakota, États-Unis
Natural parksOldham isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Oldham

Manchester Airport 14 miles
Leeds Bradford Airport 29.7 miles
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 33.2 miles

Oldham territory

Oldham area54,98 sq mi (142,40 km²)
Oldham altitude630 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.533
Longitude: -2.117
Latitude: 53° 31' 59'' North
Longitude: 2° 7' 1'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Oldham neighbouring towns and cities

Oldham neighbouring municipalities
ChaddertonChaddertonShaw and Crompton
ChaddertonNeighbouring townsLees
Oldham neighbouring municipalities
Chadderton 1.6 milesLees 1.6 milesRoyton 2 miles
Failsworth 2.8 milesShaw and Crompton 3.1 milesMossley 3.2 miles
Ashton under Lyne 3.2 milesDroylsden 4 milesMiddleton 4.1 miles
Audenshaw 4.4 milesStalybridge 4.4 milesDukinfield 4.5 miles
Saddleworth 4.9 milesMilnrow 5 milesDenton 5.6 miles
Heywood 5.9 milesRochdale 6 milesHyde 6.3 miles
Longdendale 6.5 milesManchester 6.6 milesPrestwich 7.1 miles

Distance between Oldham and other main cities and towns

London : 163 milesBristol : 145 milesBirmingham : 73 miles
Leeds : 30 milesGlasgow : 182 milesSheffield : 29 miles
Bradford : 23 milesManchester : 7 miles closestEdinburgh : 172 miles
Liverpool : 37 milesCardiff : 149 milesWakefield : 27 miles
Coventry : 82 milesWigan : 21 milesDudley : 71 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Oldham

Leisure and activities in Oldham surrounding area

No activities found in town Oldham