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

Information on the city of Preston

The city of Preston is located in England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the civic centre of Preston at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the civic centre’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 civic centre

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
Opening hours civic centre  PrestonMonday 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 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 administrative numbers

Preston 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 territory

Preston area54,91 sq mi (142,22 km²)
Preston 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 neighbouring towns and cities

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

Linear distance between Preston and other main cities of the country

London : 305 kmBristol : 257 kmBirmingham : 152 km
Leeds : 76 kmGlasgow : 254 kmSheffield : 92 km
Bradford : 62 kmManchester : 45 kmEdinburgh : 246 km
Liverpool : 44 kmCardiff : 255 kmWakefield : 79 km
Coventry : 170 kmWigan : 26 km closestDudley : 145 km
Distance calculated in a straight line

Hotel offers in Preston

Leisure and activities in Preston surrounding area

No activities found in town Preston

Other information on the city of Preston

Nuclear power plantHeysham nuclear power station 33 km