City, town and village /Country England / Non-metropolitan county Lancashire / Preston

Information on the city of Preston

The city of Preston 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 Preston 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 Preston by City, town and village the 10 May 2021

Preston’s Administration

Address of Preston civic centrePrestonCivic centre Preston
Town Hall Lancaster Road

Preston PR1 2RL
United Kingdom

Work+44 0177290690
civic centre phone number0177290690
International: +44 0177290690
civic centre fax numberNot available
civic centre emailLoading...
Preston ENG official websitepreston.gov.uk
Monday to Wednesday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm, Thursday 10.30 am to 6.00 pm, Friday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm
Preston mayor

Demographics of Preston

Name of Preston’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants114 300 population116 / 95
Population density in Preston2 081,5 pop/sq mi (803,7 pop/km²)

Preston's administrative numbers

Preston's city postcodePR1 2RL

Transportation modes in Preston

Airport
Blackpool Airport 21.7 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 48.4 km
Manchester Airport 53.1 km

Preston's territory

Preston's area54,91 sq mi (142,22 km²)
Preston's altitude135 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.759
Longitude: -2.699
Latitude: 53° 45' 32'' North
Longitude: 2° 41' 56'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Preston’s neighbouring towns

Preston neighbouring towns
FulwoodFulwoodSamlesbury
FulwoodNeighbouring townsSamlesbury
HuttonHuttonFarington
Preston neighbouring towns
Fulwood 1.6 kmSamlesbury 5 kmLea 5 km
Broughton 5.9 kmHutton 6.1 kmGrimsargh 6.1 km
Woodplumpton 6.1 kmFarington 6.4 kmGoosnargh 6.7 km
Brindle 7.4 kmLeyland 7.4 kmClayton-le-Woods 7.7 km
Hoghton 7.8 kmBarton 8.2 kmLongton 8.3 km
Whittle-le-Woods 9.3 kmBalderstone 9.3 kmMuch Hoole 9.5 km
Longridge 9.7 kmOsbaldeston 10.1 kmWheelton 10.3 km

Distance between Preston and other main cities

London : 305 kmBirmingham : 152 kmLeeds : 76 km
Glasgow : 254 kmSheffield : 92 kmBradford : 62 km
Manchester : 45 kmEdinburgh : 246 kmLiverpool : 44 km
Bristol : 257 kmCardiff : 255 kmWakefield : 79 km
Coventry : 170 kmWigan : 26 km closestDudley : 145 km

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Other information on the city of Preston

Nuclear power plantHeysham nuclear power station 33 km