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Information about Salford

The city of Salford 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 Salford 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 Salford by City, town and village the 26 May 2021

Salford’s Administration

Address of Salford civic centreSalfordCivic centre Salford
Salford City Council, Salford Civic Centre, Chorley Road, Swinton

Salford, M27 5AW
United Kingdom

Work+44 01617932500
civic centre phone number01617932500
International: +44 01617932500
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Salford ENG official
Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm (switchboard)
Salford mayorJohn Mullen

Salford town demography

Name of Salford town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants229 000 population50 / 37
Salford town population density6 102,6 pop/sq mi (2 356,2 pop/km²)

Salford town administrative number

Salford town postcodeM27 5AW (4 other communities with the same postcode)

Information about Salford

Cities twinned with Salford
France Saint-Ouen-sur-SeineFrance NarbonneFrance Clermont-Ferrand
Germany Lünen
Town’s namesake
Natural parkSalford isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Salford

Manchester Airport 17.8 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 39.4 km
Blackpool Airport 54.3 km

Salford town territory

Salford town area37,53 sq mi (97,19 km²)
Salford town altitude190 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.5097
Longitude: -2.33444
Latitude: 53° 30' 35'' North
Longitude: 2° 20' 4'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Distance between Salford and country’s main cities

London : 268 kmBirmingham : 118 kmLeeds : 61 km
Glasgow : 289 kmSheffield : 59 kmBradford : 50 km
Manchester : 8 km closestEdinburgh : 277 kmLiverpool : 45 km
Bristol : 230 kmCardiff : 233 kmWakefield : 58 km
Coventry : 134 kmWigan : 19 kmDudley : 112 km

Salford town’s weather

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Hotel offers in Salford

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Nearby hotel : Hello Hotel
Hello Hotel
Address : 267 East Lancashire Road, Manchester Distance : 0.9 km : 49 £UK / 80 £UK - 27
The Hello Hotel is 5 miles (8 km) from Manchester city centre, with 2 nearby train stations and free parking. Each room comes with free Wi-Fi and an en suite bathroom with a heated towel rail.
Nearby hotel : Premier Inn Manchester (Swinton)
Premier Inn Manchester (Swinton)
Address : Bolton Road, Manchester Distance : 1.5 km : 48 £UK / 94 £UK - 31
Providing comfortable, good value accommodation, Premier Inn Manchester (Swinton) is 1 mile from Swinton Train Station and near The Lowry Centre, with good access to all major motorway links.
Nearby hotel : Ivy Mount Guest House
Ivy Mount Guest House
Address : 35, Half Edge Lane, Manchester Distance : 2.3 km : 32 £UK / 100 £UK - 10
A 10-minute drive from the heart of Manchester, Ivy Mount offers free Wi-Fi and free parking, just a 6-minute walk from Eccles rail station. Eccles Metrolink station is just a few hundred metres away.
Nearby hotel : Beaucliffe Hotel
Beaucliffe Hotel
Address : 254 Eccles Old Road, Pendelton, Manchester Distance : 2.4 km : 33 £UK / 165 £UK - 20
This family-run hotel offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Near the M602, the Beaucliffe is within a 12-minute drive of Old Trafford Stadium, the city centre and Trafford Centre.
Nearby hotel : The Ascott
The Ascott
Address : 6 Half Edge Lane, Ellesmere Park, Eccles, Manchester Distance : 2.6 km : 45 £UK / 105 £UK - 14
The Ascott Hotel is a 19th-century Victorian villa, 10 minutes’ drive from Manchester city centre, the MEN Arena and Old Trafford stadium. It offers stylish rooms, cooked breakfasts, free parking and free Wi-Fi.