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Information about Wakefield

The city of Wakefield 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 Wakefield 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 Wakefield by City, town and village the 18 May 2021

Wakefield’s Administration

Address of Wakefield civic centreWakefieldCivic centre Wakefield
Town Hall Wood Street

Wakefield WF1 2HQ
United Kingdom

Work+44 0845850650
civic centre phone number0845850650
International: +44 0845850650
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Wakefield ENG official
Wakefield mayorCllr Charles Keith

Wakefield town demography

Name of Wakefield town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants325 600 population11 / 12
Wakefield town population density2 490,5 pop/sq mi (961,6 pop/km²)

Wakefield town administrative number

Wakefield town postcodeWF1 2HQ

Information about Wakefield

Cities twinned with Wakefield
China XiangyangFrance CastresFrance Hénin-Beaumont
Germany AlfeldGermany HerneGermany Castrop-Rauxel
Germany AlfeldPoland KoninRussia Belgorod
Natural parkWakefield isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Wakefield town

Arabic: ويكفيلدBulgarian: УейкфийлдGreek: Ουέικφιλντ
Persian: ویکفیلدArmenian: ՈւեյքֆիլդJapanese: ウェークフィールド
Korean: 웨이크필드Lithuanian: VeikfildasLatvian: Veikfīlda
Russian: УэйкфилдSerbian: ВејкфилдTatar: Вейкфилд
Ukrainian: ВейкфілдUrdu: ویکفیلڈYiddish: ווייקפילד
Chinese: 韦克菲尔德  

Transport modes in Wakefield

Leeds Bradford Airport 23 km
Doncaster Sheffield Airport 40.1 km
Manchester Airport 63.1 km

Wakefield town territory

Wakefield town area130,73 sq mi (338,60 km²)
Wakefield town altitude148 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.683
Longitude: -1.499
Latitude: 53° 40' 59'' North
Longitude: 1° 29' 56'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Wakefield town’s neighbouring towns

Wakefield neighbouring towns
DewsburyNeighbouring townsCastleford
Wakefield neighbouring towns
Dewsbury 9.2 kmBatley 9.7 kmCastleford 10.1 km
Leeds 13.4 kmSpenborough 13.5 kmBarnsley 14.6 km
Pudsey 16.7 kmAberford 18.9 kmBrighouse 19.6 km
Bradford 20.7 kmHalifax 24.4 kmSelby 29.6 km
Rotherham 29.7 kmDoncaster 30.3 kmSheffield 33.4 km
Keighley 34 kmHarrogate 34.3 kmAcaster Malbis 34.6 km
Saddleworth 36.3 kmTintwistle 39.2 kmGlossop 40 km

Distance between Wakefield and country’s main cities

London : 259 kmBirmingham : 136 kmLeeds : 13 km closest
Glasgow : 300 kmSheffield : 33 kmBradford : 21 km
Manchester : 54 kmEdinburgh : 274 kmLiverpool : 103 km
Bristol : 259 kmCardiff : 270 kmCoventry : 142 km
Wigan : 76 kmDudley : 136 kmNottingham : 85 km

Wakefield town’s weather

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