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Information on the city of Swansea

The city of Swansea is located in Wales. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the civic centre of Swansea 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.

Update data

Municipality reviews4.5 / 5 for Swansea by City, town and village the 18 May 2021

Swansea civic centre

Address of Swansea civic centreSwanseaCivic centre Swansea
Civic Centre Oystermouth Road

Swansea SA1 3SN
United Kingdom

Work+44 01792636000
Civic centre phone number01792636000
International: +44 01792636000
Civic centre fax numberNot available
Civic centre emailNot available
Swansea, WLS official websiteswansea.gov.uk
Swansea mayorMark Child

Demographics of Swansea

Name of Swansea inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants232 500 population2 / 36
Population density in Swansea1 593,0 pop/sq mi (615,1 pop/km²)

Swansea administrative numbers

Swansea city codeGB-SWA
Swansea city postcodeSA1 3SN

Information on the city of Swansea

Cities twinned with Swansea
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Ireland CorkItaly FerraraTurkey Sinop
VillageBirchgrove, Bishopston (3 341 population), Bon-y-maen (5 807 population), Castle (11 933 population), Clydach (7 320 population), Cockett (12 586 population), Cwmbwrla (8 217 population), Dunvant (4 679 population), Gorseinon (3 275 population), Gowerton (4 928 population), Grovesend and Waungron, Ilston, Killay, Landore (6 121 population), Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton, Llangyfelach (4 426 population), Llanrhidian Higher, Llanrhidian Lower, Llansamlet (12 003 population), Llwchwr, Mawr (1 800 population), Morriston (16 781 population), Mumbles (4 315 population), Mynydd-bach, Penderry (10 981 population), Penllergaer (2 434 population), Pennard (2 648 population), Penrice, Pontarddulais, Pontlliw and Tircoed, Port Eynon, Reynoldston, Rhossili, Sketty (13 799 population), St Thomas, Townhill (8 443 population), Uplands (13 355 population), Upper Killay
Natural parksSwansea isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Swansea

Airport
Swansea Airport 5.1 miles
Cardiff Airport 30.2 miles
Haverfordwest Aerodrome 45.8 miles

Swansea territory

Swansea area145,95 sq mi (378,00 km²)
Swansea altitude23 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 51.617
Longitude: -3.95
Latitude: 51° 37' 1'' North
Longitude: 3° 57' 0'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Swansea neighbouring towns and cities

Swansea neighbouring towns
LlangennechCoedffrancCoedffranc
LlangennechNeighbouring townsCoedffranc
Baglan BayBaglan Bay
Swansea neighbouring towns
Coedffranc 4 milesBaglan Bay 4.8 milesBriton Ferry 5.5 miles
Sandfields West 5.5 milesBaglan 5.8 milesSandfields East 6.3 miles
Dyffryn Clydach 6.5 milesAberavon 6.6 milesNeath 6.8 miles
Port Talbot 7.3 milesCwmafan 7.9 milesLlangennech 7.9 miles
Margam Moors 8.3 milesPontardawe 8.3 milesMargam 8.6 miles
Tonna 8.6 milesTai-bach 8.7 milesBlaenhonddan 8.9 miles
Cilybebyll 9.4 milesPelenna 9.4 milesLlanedi 9.8 miles

Distance between Swansea and other main cities of the country

London : 165 milesBristol : 60 milesBirmingham : 106 miles
Leeds : 181 milesGlasgow : 294 milesSheffield : 161 miles
Bradford : 176 milesManchester : 147 milesEdinburgh : 301 miles
Liverpool : 130 milesCardiff : 34 miles closestWakefield : 176 miles
Coventry : 117 milesWigan : 144 milesDudley : 101 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Hotel offers in Swansea

Leisure and activities in Swansea surrounding area

No activities found in town Swansea