City, town and village /Country England / Metropolitan county Greater Manchester / Wigan

Information on the city of Wigan

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

Update data

Municipality reviews4.5 / 5 for Wigan by City, town and village the 26 May 2021

Wigan civic centre

Address of Wigan civic centreWiganCivic centre Wigan
The Wiend

Wigan WN1 1NH
United Kingdom

Work+44 0194224499
Civic centre phone number0194224499
International: +44 0194224499
Civic centre fax numberNot available
Civic centre emailNot available
Wigan, ENG official websitewigan.gov.uk
Opening hours civic centre  Wigan10am - 2pm, Monday to Friday
Wigan mayorYvonne Klieve

Demographics of Wigan

Name of Wigan inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants307 600 population15 / 14
Population density in Wigan4 233,4 pop/sq mi (1 634,5 pop/km²)

Wigan administrative numbers

Wigan city postcodeWN1 1NH (15 other communities with the same postcode)

Information on the city of Wigan

Cities twinned with Wigan
France Angers
Natural parksWigan isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Wigan

Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 27 km
Manchester Airport 30.2 km
Blackpool Airport 38 km

Wigan territory

Wigan area72,66 sq mi (188,19 km²)
Wigan altitude79 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.533
Longitude: -2.617
Latitude: 53° 31' 59'' North
Longitude: 2° 37' 1'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Distance between Wigan and other main cities of the country

London : 282 kmBristol : 232 kmBirmingham : 127 km
Leeds : 76 kmGlasgow : 280 kmSheffield : 78 km
Bradford : 64 kmManchester : 26 km closestEdinburgh : 271 km
Liverpool : 28 kmCardiff : 231 kmWakefield : 76 km
Coventry : 146 kmDudley : 119 kmNottingham : 118 km
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Wigan

Leisure and activities in Wigan surrounding area

No activities found in town Wigan