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

Information on the city of Wigan

The city of Wigan 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 Wigan 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.

Update data

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

Wigan’s Administration

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
10am - 2pm, Monday to Friday
Wigan mayorYvonne Klieve

Demographics of Wigan

Name of Wigan’s 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's administrative numbers

Wigan's 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

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

Wigan's territory

Wigan's area72,66 sq mi (188,19 km²)
Wigan's 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

London : 282 kmBirmingham : 127 kmLeeds : 76 km
Glasgow : 280 kmSheffield : 78 kmBradford : 64 km
Manchester : 26 km closestEdinburgh : 271 kmLiverpool : 28 km
Bristol : 232 kmCardiff : 231 kmWakefield : 76 km
Coventry : 146 kmDudley : 119 kmNottingham : 118 km

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