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Information on Southampton

The City and unitary authority of Southampton is located in England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
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Southampton City and unitary authority COUNCIL

Southampton council addressSouthamptonCivic centre Southampton
Civic Centre

Southampton SO14 7LY
United Kingdom

Work+44 0238083300
Phone number of Southampton council0238083300
International: +44 0238083300
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Official website of Southampton
Opening hours of Southampton councilSwitchboard: Monday to Thursday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm
Mayor of SouthamptonAlex Houghton

Demography of Southampton

Name of Southampton inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population234 100 inhabitants47 / 34
Population density in Southampton11 780,0 pop/sq mi (4 548,3 pop/km²)

Southampton administrative numbers

Southampton City and unitary authority codeGB-STH
Southampton City and unitary authority postcodeSO14 7L

Information on Southampton

Cities twinned with Southampton
China QingdaoFrance Le HavreGermany Rems-murr (district)
Italy TriestePoland KaliszUnited States Miami-dade County
United States Hampton
Namesake of Southampton
  • Southampton, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Southampton, New York, États-Unis
  • Southampton, Bermuda, Royaume-Uni
Natural parksSouthampton isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Southampton

Arabic: ساوثهامبتونAzerbaijani: SauthemptonBulgarian: Саутхамптън
Greek: ΣαουθάμπτονPersian: ساوت‌همپتونHebrew: סאות'המפטון
Hindi: साउथम्पटनJapanese: サウサンプトンKorean: 사우샘프턴
Latin: HantoniaLithuanian: SautamptonasBurmese: ဆောက်သမ္ပတန်မြို့
Russian: СаутгемптонSerbian: СаутемптонThai: เซาแทมป์ตัน
Ukrainian: СаутгемптонChinese: 南安普敦 

Transportation modes in Southampton

Southampton Airport 4.2 miles
Bembridge Airport 19.9 miles
Bournemouth Airport 20.8 miles

Southampton territory

Southampton area19,87 sq mi (51,47 km²)
Southampton altitude20 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 50.897
Longitude: -1.40416
Latitude: 50° 53' 49'' North
Longitude: 1° 24' 15'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

What is Southampton close to?

Southampton neighbouring municipalities
Totton and ElingWest EndWest End
MarchwoodNeighbouring townsWest End
Southampton neighbouring municipalities
Marchwood 2.6 milesWest End 3.1 milesHound 3.6 miles
Bursledon 3.9 milesTotton and Eling 4.1 milesHedge End 4.4 miles
Hamble-le-Rice 4.4 milesChilworth 4.4 milesNorth Baddesley 5.3 miles
Fawley 5.3 milesEastleigh 5.4 milesBishopstoke 5.6 miles
Netley Marsh 5.6 milesChandler's Ford 5.6 milesBotley 5.7 miles
Beaulieu 6.1 milesDurley 6.4 milesCurdridge 6.9 miles
Colden Common 7.5 milesEast Boldre 7.5 milesAmpfield 7.6 miles

Distance between Southampton and other main cities and towns

London : 70 milesBirmingham : 112 milesLeeds : 201 miles
Glasgow : 363 milesSheffield : 172 milesBradford : 201 miles
Manchester : 181 milesEdinburgh : 357 milesBristol : 64 miles closest
Liverpool : 186 milesCardiff : 87 milesWakefield : 193 miles
Coventry : 105 milesWigan : 189 milesDudley : 115 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Southampton surrounding area

No activities found in town Southampton