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Information on the city of Cardiff

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

Update data

Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Cardiff by City, town and village the 18 May 2021

Cardiff city HALL

Cardiff city hall's addressCardiffCivic centre Cardiff
County Hall Atlantic Wharf

Cardiff CF10 4UW
United Kingdom

Work+44 0292087208
Phone number of Cardiff city hall0292087208
International: +44 0292087208
Fax number of Cardiff city hallNot available
Email of Cardiff city hallLoading...
Official website of Cardiff city hall cardiff.gov.uk
Opening hours of Cardiff city hallMonday to Friday 8.00 am to 7.00 pm, Saturday 9.00 am to 12.30 pm
Mayor of CardiffDaniel De'Ath

Demographics of Cardiff

Name of Cardiff inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants341 054 population1 / 11
Population density in Cardiff6 296,0 pop/sq mi (2 430,9 pop/km²)

Cardiff administrative numbers

Cardiff city codeGB-CRF
Cardiff city postcodeCF10 4U

Cardiff administrative data

CountryUnited Kingdom
CountryWales (Region's capital)
City and countyCardiff

Information on the city of Cardiff

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France NantesGermany StuttgartPeru Lima
Ukraine Luhansk
DistrictAdamsdown (6 850 population)
Butetown (4 487 population)
Caerau (10 189 population)
Canton (13 086 population)
Castle
Cathays (13 940 population)
Cyncoed (10 310 population)
Ely (14 751 population)
Fairwater (12 366 population)
Gabalfa (7 619 population)
Grangetown (14 367 population)
Heath (11 770 population)
Lisvane (3 319 population)
Llandaff (8 988 population)
Llandaff North (8 257 population)
Llanishen (16 019 population)
Llanrumney (11 226 population)
Old St Mellons
Pentwyn (14 643 population)
Pentyrch (3 535 population)
Plasnewydd (16 339 population)
Pontprennau
Radyr and Morganstown (6 000 population)
Rhiwbina (11 249 population)
Riverside (12 021 population)
Roath
Rumney (8 964 population)
Splott (12 074 population)
St Fagans
Tongwynlais
Trowbridge (14 801 population)
Whitchurch
Natural parksCardiff isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Cardiff

Arabic: كارديفBulgarian: КардифGreek: Κάρντιφ
Persian: کاردیفHindi: कार्डिफ़Armenian: Կարդիֆ
Japanese: カーディフKorean: 카디프Russian: Кардифф
Ukrainian: КардіффChinese: 加的夫 

Transportation modes in Cardiff

Urban transportation systems availableBicycle sharing system
Airport
Cardiff Airport 9.1 miles
Bristol Airport 21.2 miles
Bristol Filton Airport 25.6 miles

Cardiff territory

Cardiff area54,17 sq mi (140,30 km²)
Minimum altitude0 Altitude feet
Maximum altitude135 Altitude feet
Average altitude67 Altitude feet
Cardiff altitude23 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 51.483
Longitude: -3.183
Latitude: 51° 28' 59'' North
Longitude: 3° 10' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Cardiff neighbouring towns and cities

Cardiff neighbouring municipalities
Goetre FawrGoetre FawrRudry
MichaelstonNeighbouring townsPenarth
MichaelstonMichaelstonPenarth
Cardiff neighbouring municipalities
Michaelston 2.6 milesPenarth 3.1 milesGoetre Fawr 3.4 miles
Dinas Powys 3.7 milesWenvoe 4.2 milesSt Georges super Ely 5 miles
Sully 5.5 milesTaff's Well 5.8 milesPeterston-super-Ely 6.1 miles
Rudry 6.1 milesVan 6.2 milesSt Nicholas and Bonvilston 6.4 miles
Caerphilly 6.8 milesBarry 7.2 milesPendoylan 7.5 miles
Penyrheol, Trecenydd and Energlyn 7.5 milesLlantwit Fardre 8.3 milesBedwas, Trethomas and Machen 8.3 miles
Llanbradach and Pwllypant 8.6 milesLlancarfan 8.9 milesLlantrisant 9.2 miles

Distance between Cardiff and other main cities and towns

London : 132 milesBristol : 26 miles closestBirmingham : 88 miles
Leeds : 174 milesGlasgow : 306 milesSheffield : 150 miles
Bradford : 171 milesManchester : 143 milesEdinburgh : 309 miles
Liverpool : 133 milesWakefield : 168 milesCoventry : 96 miles
Wigan : 144 milesDudley : 85 milesNottingham : 134 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Cardiff

Leisure and activities in Cardiff surrounding area

No activities found in town Cardiff

Other information on the city of Cardiff

Nuclear power plantHinkley Point C nuclear power station 31 mile
Oldbury Nuclear Power Station 46 mile