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Information on Manchester

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

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Manchester City and metropolitan borough COUNCIL

Manchester council addressManchesterCivic centre Manchester
Town Hall Albert Square

Manchester M60 2LA
United Kingdom

Work+44 0161234500
Phone number of Manchester council0161234500
International: +44 0161234500
Email of Manchester councilLoading...
Official website of Manchester
Opening hours of Manchester councilMonday to Friday 8.45 am to 5.00 pm
Mayor of ManchesterAndy Burnham

Demography of Manchester

Name of Manchester inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population498 800 inhabitants6 / 7
Population density in Manchester11 170,7 pop/sq mi (4 313,0 pop/km²)

Information on Manchester

Cities twinned with Manchester
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Russia Saint PetersburgSpain Cordova
Namesake of Manchester
  • Manchester, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Georgia, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Illinois, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Kansas, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Kentucky, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Maine, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Maryland, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Michigan, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Minnesota, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, États-Unis
  • Manchester, New York, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Ohio, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Oklahoma, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Pennsylvania, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Tennessee, États-Unis
  • Manchester, Vermont, États-Unis
Natural parksManchester isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Manchester

Arabic: مانشسترGreek: ΜάντσεστερSpanish: Mánchester
Hindi: मैन्चेस्टरJapanese: マンチェスターKorean: 맨체스터
Russian: МанчестерChinese: 曼彻斯特 

Transportation modes in Manchester

Manchester Airport 8 miles
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 27.1 miles
Leeds Bradford Airport 36.2 miles

Manchester territory

Manchester area44,65 sq mi (115,65 km²)
Manchester altitude131 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.467
Longitude: -2.233
Latitude: 53° 28' 1'' North
Longitude: 2° 13' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

What is Manchester close to?

Manchester neighbouring municipalities
StretfordNeighbouring townsDroylsden
Manchester neighbouring municipalities
Droylsden 3.4 milesFailsworth 3.8 milesStretford 3.9 miles
Prestwich 4.5 milesAudenshaw 4.6 milesDenton 4.7 miles
Eccles 4.8 milesSale 5 milesSalford 5.1 miles
Stockport 5.2 milesAshton under Lyne 5.4 milesSwinton and Pendlebury 5.4 miles
Urmston 5.6 milesBredbury and Romiley 5.8 milesDukinfield 5.8 miles
Cheadle and Gatley 5.8 milesMiddleton 5.8 milesHyde 6.1 miles
Chadderton 6.1 milesWhitefield 6.4 milesOldham 6.6 miles

Distance between Manchester and other main cities and towns

London : 162 milesBirmingham : 70 milesLeeds : 36 miles
Glasgow : 184 milesSheffield : 32 milesBradford : 30 miles
Edinburgh : 176 milesBristol : 140 milesLiverpool : 31 miles
Cardiff : 143 milesWakefield : 34 milesCoventry : 79 miles
Wigan : 16 miles closestDudley : 66 milesNottingham : 58 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Manchester surrounding area

No activities found in town Manchester