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Information on the city of Portsmouth

The city of Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth 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.

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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Portsmouth by City, town and village the 29 April 2021

Portsmouth’s Administration

Address of Portsmouth civic centrePortsmouthCivic centre Portsmouth
Civic Offices Guildhall Square

Portsmouth Hampshire PO1 2BG
United Kingdom

Work+44 0239282225
civic centre phone number0239282225
International: +44 0239282225
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Portsmouth ENG official
Phone: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm
Portsmouth mayor

Demographics of Portsmouth

Name of Portsmouth’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants207 100 population60 / 42
Population density in Portsmouth13 326,4 pop/sq mi (5 145,3 pop/km²)

Portsmouth's administrative numbers

Portsmouth's city codeGB-POR
Portsmouth's city postcodePO1 2BG

Information on the city of Portsmouth

Cities twinned with Portsmouth
Australia SydneyFrance CaenFrance Toulon
Germany DuisburgIsrael HaifaJapan Maizuru
United States LakewoodUnited States Portsmouth
Natural parksPortsmouth isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Portsmouth

Arabic: بورتسموثAzerbaijani: PortsmutBelarusian: Горад Портсмут
Bulgarian: ПортсмътBengali: পোর্টস্‌মাথWelsh: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Greek: ΠόρτσμουθPersian: پورتسموثHebrew: פורטסמות'
Hindi: पोर्ट्समाउथArmenian: ՊորտսմութJapanese: ポーツマス
Korean: 포츠머스Latin: Portus OstiumLithuanian: Portsmutas
Marathi: पोर्टस्मथRussian: ПортсмутSwahili: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Thai: พอร์ตสมัทUkrainian: ПортсмутChinese: 朴次茅斯

Transportation modes in Portsmouth

Bembridge Airport 15.6 km
Southampton Airport 24.3 km
Royal Air Force Odiham 47.5 km

Portsmouth's territory

Portsmouth's area15,54 sq mi (40,25 km²)
Portsmouth's altitude43 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 50.817
Longitude: -1.083
Latitude: 50° 49' 1'' North
Longitude: 1° 4' 59'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Portsmouth’s neighbouring towns

Portsmouth neighbouring towns
GosportNeighbouring townsWaterlooville
GosportGosportWest Thorney
Portsmouth neighbouring towns
Gosport 3.8 kmBoarhunt 7.4 kmFareham 7.7 km
Waterlooville 7.9 kmHavant 8 kmDenmead 8.7 km
West Thorney 11.3 kmWestbourne 11.3 kmWickham 11.6 km
Southbourne 11.6 kmHambledon 11.7 kmRyde 11.8 km
Horndean 11.9 kmWest Wittering 13 kmShedfield 13.8 km
Soberton 14.2 kmFishbourne 14.2 kmWest Itchenor 14.3 km
Clanfield 14.7 kmBosham 15.4 kmBembridge 15.4 km

Distance between Portsmouth and other main cities

London : 102 km closestBirmingham : 194 kmLeeds : 334 km
Glasgow : 599 kmSheffield : 287 kmBradford : 334 km
Manchester : 305 kmEdinburgh : 588 kmLiverpool : 315 km
Bristol : 126 kmCardiff : 164 kmWakefield : 320 km
Coventry : 180 kmWigan : 320 kmDudley : 201 km

Hotel offers in Portsmouth

Leisure and activities in Portsmouth’s surrounding area

No activities found in town Portsmouth